Choose Your Own Path!

Our HND framework prepares you for a career across many modern disciplines with the opportunity to specialise in a particular area of interest, enabling you to obtain a focused and relevant set of skills befitting of an industry professional.


Choose Your Own Path...

Our career specific options mean you can decide on your preferred industry route


This HND Sound Production option will prepare you for a career as a Sound Engineer, with focus on studio production and audio for live events.

Audio Production

For those looking for a career in multimedia audio production, including; gaming, film & tv, online content creation + much more…

Performing Musician

This HND Music Performance option delivers the skills required for a career focused on performance skills.

Composition, Songwriting, Production

This HND Music Performance option focusses on the composition and production of music.

BSc Audio Production

Take it to the next level! Our BSc Audio Engineering is delivered in partnership with Perth College UHI



We offer an unparalleled quality of music courses including HND in Sound Production, Music Performance.



From 1988 to present day, deep dive into the history behind Riverside Music College’s success.


Our tutors are experts in their instruments and are all accomplished musicians who are active in the industry. They’re also a really nice bunch who will make your time here as enjoyable as it is productive.

About Riverside

Delivering high quality learning and skills for the workforce needs of the Scottish Music Industry...

As leaders in industry based academic excellence, Riverside Music College offers an unparalleled experience in music industry learning.

Our innovative courses give a unique and rewarding insight into the music industry and our focused course options give YOU the choice of which career route to follow, providing the perfect platform on which to build a successful career.

Students leave with a rounded education, a Higher National Diploma and real-life experience of working in the music industry, able to make the most informed choices for their future careers. This is reflected by Universities and employers who hold our staff, students and courses in high regard, providing an articulation route to Higher education and pathways to all sectors of the music industry. Read On

Extracurricular Project Development Programme

Employers and Universities already view our students in the highest regard in terms of their skills, knowledge and professional attitude – RMCplus+, our extracurricular project development programme, aims to take this to the next level and gives our students an even greater advantage in this competitive industry.

We are unrivalled when it comes to practical learning!

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Course IntegrationWork Together!

Students from across our HND courses (Sound Production and Music Performance) work together on creative projects.

Real world experienceGet Industry Ready!

Our SQA accredited courses are designed to give students the best possible chance of developing their future careers.

Practical learningin a working commercial environment!

At the centre of our campus is one of Scotland's most celebrated production studios.

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