The Postgraduate Department is dedicated to the formulation of the development plans for postgraduate education, the degree conferring of all levels and the discipline development of the whole Conservatory.
The Conservatory currently has two disciplines with the qualification of conferring master’s degree (Musicology, and Ideological and Political Education) and one professional degree program (MFA) concerning the two disciplines of Literature and Law.
Degree: Master of Literature
Duration: 3 years
Composition Department：Composition and Theories of Composition Techniques（Composition, Polyphony, Orchestration, Harmony, Musical Form, Music Analysis, Solfeggio, Basis Theory of Music）、Computer Music（Computer Music Composition, Theory of Computer Music）、Music Performance and Teaching（Band Conducting, Choral Conducting）
Musicology Department：History of Chinese Music, History of Western Music, Chinese Traditional Music, World Music, Music Aesthetics, Music Communication, music editing, Compilation and Translation of Foreign Music Literature
Orchestral Instrument：Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Clarinet, Oboe, Flute, Trombone, French Horn, Tuba
Piano Department：Piano Playing and Teaching, Vocal Music Art Direction, Instrumental Music Art Direction
Vocal Music：Performance and Teaching of Folk Style Singing, Performance and Teaching of Bel Canto Singing
Traditional Instruments Department：Performance and Theory Teaching of Erhu, Performance and Theory Teaching of Yang Qin, Performance and Theory Teaching of Pipa, Performance and Theory Teaching of Zheng, Performance and Theory Teaching of Chinese Bamboo Flute, Performance and Theory Teaching of Sheng, Performance and Theory Teaching of Chinese Suona
School of Music Education：Theory of Music Pedagogy, Research on Vocal Music Teaching, Research on Piano Teaching
Degree: Master of Law
Duration: 3 years
Research areas: research on ideological and political education of students in art colleges, ideological and political education and cultural development
Degree: Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Duration: 2 - 3 years
Research areas: Composition, Computer Music Composition, Conducting (including Band Conducting and Choral Conducting), Conducting Art Direction, Singing, Keyboard Instruments (Piano, Electronic Organ, Vocal Music Art Direction, Instrumental Music Art Direction), Western Orchestral Instruments (including Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Clarinet, Oboe, Trombone, French Horn), Chinese Traditional Instruments (including Erhu, Pipa, Chinese Zheng, Yang Qin, Chinese Bamboo Flute, Sheng and Suona).