HOW TO APPLY TO TSMC?

Thank you for your interest in applying to The Songwriting Music College!

To apply for admission to TSMC, you must meet admission requirements.  Admission is a two-step process:

Step 1 The Application:

Complete the application form via online or mail submission and payment of the application fee. Application fee is not refundable. Click here on mode of payment.

Step 2 Assessment: An entry assessment to be conduct by TSMC Academic Team quarterly

Once all application materials are submitted, TSMC will shortlist applicants for student assessment. Processing will take approximately 7 working days. Shortlisted candidates will be notified via email. If successful, you will be issued a Offer Letter.

  • TSMC admits 100% of our intakes via Assessment
  • The Assessment is a selection process where shortlisted applicants undergo interview/performance/submission of works.

Click Here to Download the Application Form

Required Documents for application

  • Highest academic certificate and transcript;
  • Passport-size photo (a digital copy is recommended);
  • Three samples works; and
  • Formal music qualification (eg. ABRSM, Trinity, LCM, Rockschool), if any.

Types of works to submit (may choose more than 1, samples to provide in links, videos or audio files.):

  • Vocal Performance (original or cover song)
  • Instrumental Performance
  • Melody Composing (with vocal)
  • Music Arrangement

Note:

  1. All documents must be translated into English Language if in native language.

Mailing Address:

The Songwriter Music College Pte. Ltd.
The Yards: 406 Joo Chiat Place
#04-21
Singapore 428084
Attn: Student Relations (Application)

Students who have taken the following courses provided by FM Pop Music School are allowed to be exempted from the following modules.

TSMC Module Exemptions (Annex A)

School Course Exemption for
FM Pop Music School Basic Melody Composing Course
(36 hours)
CS002 Melody Writing
(36 hours)
FM Pop Music School Advanced Melody Composing Course
(75 hours)
CS002 Melody Writing
(36 hours)
FM Pop Music School Basic Lyric Writing Course
(36 hours)
CS004 Lyrics Writing
(18 hours)
FM Pop Music School Advanced Lyric Writing Course
(75 hours)
CS004 Lyrics Writing
(18 hours)
FM Pop Music School Basic Music Arrangement Course
(36 hours)
CS001 Modern Production Essentials
(36 hours)
FM Pop Music School Introduction Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) – Logic & Pro Tools (SkillsFuture Course)
(36 hours)
CS001 Modern Production Essentials
(36 hours)
FM Pop Music School Music Arrangement Course
(60 hours)
PS009 Music Arrangement for Popular Music
(36 hours)

 

If students will like to request for exemptions they may also submit their request via email to the school.

All exemptions are subjected to TSMC Academic Board’s approval.