Accredited music schools in Nigeria and their fees

Looking for the list and more important information about all accredited music schools in Nigeria such as their registration fee, training fee, training duration, how to register etc?

In this century, music is a very lucrative career in Nigeria and every part in the world at large.

You can study other course in the university, but if you want to pursue music career, then music schools are there for you to attend in order to be trained skillfully. Please read our blog post for the list of all Nigerian universities that offer music.

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List of all accredited music schools in Nigeria

Now, the list and explantion of top best accredited music schools in Nigeria with their school fees, mode of registration, establishment year and lots more about them are discussed below.

1. Lee Ellie Music School

List of all accredited music schools in Nigeria

Lee Ellie Music School is one of the accredited private music schools in Nigeria. They are dedicated to bringing the best of music lessons in singing, piano/ keyboard, guitar, violin, recorder, saxophone, music theory, artiste grooming et.c. to the comfort of your homes.

They also give class lessons at their Yaba branch near Ozone or E-centre. They accept a small children who are from age 3 and above.

Their classes are individual and their students can begin to play from the first day of class.

At Lee Ellie music school, their teachers are the best in the Nigeria because they are continually being trained by UK-trained facilitator to bring the best out of their students; therefore quality and top-class lessons are guaranteed.

For now, Lee Ellie music school trains children of celebrities, business persons, experts, professionals and immigrants.

Address108 Ojuelegba Road Near La Musique Solutions, Surulere, Lagos state, Nigeria
Phone number0813 710 7137 or 0813 291 8691
Training feeN15, 000 plus (depending on the type of music)

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2. Eagles music academy

The Eagles Music Academy is a music school for kids and everyone. This music school was specially established to bringing the heights of professional music within the reach of everyone.

The Academy is poised to support music enthusiasts by providing the needed education for a good grasp and appreciation of music.

It was founded on July 2016 with two students and has come to experience tremendous growth overtime. Presently, Eagles music academy is having three locations in Abuja:

  • Apo
  • Gwarinpa and
  • Sunnyvale.
Phone number
Address1. 675 Esther John Drive,
off 62rd, 6th Avenue, After Charly Boy,
Gwarinpa, Abuja.
2. A73 Unity Drive,
Shelter View Estate,
Along Apo – Lokogoma way.
3. F11, George Ozodinobo Street
Congress Court, Sunnyvale.
Registration portal
Registration feeN3, 000

Eagles music academy being one of the best accredited music schools in Abuja, Nigeria, it teaches nine (9) different classes in Music namely:


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3. Tenstrings Music School

Tenstrings Music Institute is one of the best-spread and most patronized music training schools in Nigeria presently with learning centers in:

  • Ikeja
  • Lekki/Ajah
  • Surulere
  • Festac Town
  • Port Harcourt and
  • Abuja.

Tenstrings has trained over 15,000 students from over 16 countries since a period of 13 years (its establishment year).

Their programs cover two specific areas:

  • Music Performance and
  • Music Production.

Happily, they have over ten different courses in the above two key areas spanning different durations and depths.

Depending on the level of musical skill you want to attain, they have programs from three months to two years in duration.

Tenstrings was founded to cater to the needs of young music artistes who desire to build careers in contemporary music such as Hippop, Reggae, R&B, Gospel, Jazz, Rock, Highlife, Afrobeat, etc by equipping them with an all encompassing music & business training.

The staffs or trainers of Tenstrings music institute work hard to give their students the experience and platform that emulates the real world they’re dreaming of to launch.

This is the reason the institute adopts what is called a dynamic curriculum (i.e. it constantly adjusts its course contents & approach to align with global trends in contemporary music business).

At Tenstrings music school, their students stand a high chance of succeeding in their career because they match training with opportunities.

4. Muson school of music

The MUSON School of Music was established in 1989 located at 8/9, MARINA ROAD, ONIKAN LAGOS, NIGERIA to offer basic music training for children and adults interested in learning how to sing or play any musical instrument.

The MUSON School of Music started in 1989 as an institution to train school aged children and members of the general public interested in learning to play a musical instrument and in voice. It is presently headquartered in Lagos state.

  • It is one of the accredited music schools in Nigeria accredited by the Musical Society of Nigeria (MSN)
  • Over 3, 000 trainees have attended the School’s Basic Programme since its inception in 1989.
  • It has graduated over 300 students since 2008.
  • Most importantly, all the students admitted to the Diploma course receive direct MTN foundation Scholarships to further their music career abroad.
Web address
Phone number+234 909 894 0599 or +234 815 718 7908
Year established1989 

MUSON as one the best accredited music schools in Nigeria, it has a library which was established in 1997. The library is reputed to have Nigeria’s richest and most diverse collection of printed music, music recordings, books and magazines.

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5. Harryfield Music Institute

HarryField Music Academy is one of the best accredited music schools in Nigeria that teaches people who likes to learn music, how to play the Piano instrument, etc.

At Harryfield Music Institute, they have a lot of useful music instruments and they also have a wonderful instructors or trainers who can help you become a professional playing the piano instrument.

Some employees at Harryfield Music Institute are:

Tayo Aborisade DimtaDeputy head of institute, HarryField Music Academy
Tolulope OgunladePGD-HRM, CHRP Information Technology Enthusiast, Cloud Engineer, Customer Relationship Expert
Kennedy EssahDigital Consultant and Social Media Manager

Harryfield piano school has different programs from beginner to advanced level and all through this journey they will teach the essentials of music and develop your skill in playing the Piano.

They are located at 1, Mabinuori Street. Charly Boy Bustop. Gbagada. Lagos. Nigeria

6. Tonality Music International

Since the foundation of Tonality Music International school, its primary objective is to offer quality service, delivering excellent teaching-in methodology and the projection that will allow all its students successfully achieve their goals.

At Tonality Music International school, they offer Music consultancy services which include (but not limited to) Music band, Church Music, Artistic management, Music Works in Schools at all levels, Choir and Orchestra Training and Music directing.

They teaches students how to sing:

  •  Gospel Music (Full Programme Overview)
  • Worship Music
  • Violin Training
  • Voice Training

This music school provides the services of different programmes that would be of interest of all students.

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7. Abba Music School

Abba Music School is one of the Musical Association of Nigeria accredited music schools that specializes in music education, experiences and opportunities.

Unlike the other unaccredited music schools, Abba Music School hires carefully selected, certified professionals based on their music education and knowledge, experience and ability to pass their knowledge to the AMS student.

The main aim of this music school is to provide the finest music instruction to people of all ages, skill levels and background.

They are focused on revitalizing the culture of arts in Nigeria and believe in the power of music to transform and empower people to be effective in life and relevant in their community.

They have a well trained instructors who are dedicated and accomplished musicians to serve as positive role models for children.

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8. Peter King College of Music

Peter King Adeyoyin Osubu (born 1938), known as Peter King, is a Nigerian musician who played several instruments, but was best known as an alto saxophonist playing a combination of Afrobeat and jazz.

Perhaps, he is better known in Europe and America than in Nigeria for his “Miliki Sound” on the record A Soulful Peter King, where he played popular classics such as “Sincerely”, “We Belong Together” and “Just Because”.

In 1982, Peter King founded his Music school started in a three-room apartment in Maza Maza, Lagos.

In the first year of establishment his music school, he started with 30 students, though since then has expanded greatly and today, the school address is located in Badagry, Lagos state.

His music school has lecture halls, rehearsal rooms, an assembly-concert hall and hostel facilities.

Over two thousand students or trainees have graduated from this music school since its founding year, 1982. The school provides practical tuition and grants certificates and diplomas.

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9. MountainTop Conservatory of Music

Address53 Majaro Street, Onike Yaba,
Lagos, Nigeria (By Unilag Second Gate)
E-mail[email protected]
Phone number07062498493 or 07066531809
Year established2005
Web address

MountainTop Conservatory of music as one of the accredited music schools in Nigeria, it wants its students practice holiness and obey the word of God.

Some of the rules and regulations guiding MountainTop Conservatory of music’s music school are:

  1. As a Christian institution, we practice holiness within and without.
  2. All students must conduct themselves as worthy Ambassadors of MountainTop Conservatory at all times.
  3. The Conservatory will not condone any form of indiscipline.
  4. No indecent dressing for both male and female. (Corporate or semi-corporate dressing during official hours).
  5. No smoking.
  6. No consumption of alcohol.

From the explanation above, we can now easily deduce that this music school was dedicatedly established for the people who want to learn gospel music.

Their registration fee is between N3, 000 to N5, 000 which is very cheap when compared with other accredited music schools in Nigeria. Upon your successful graduation, you will be awarded with certificate.

For more information, please visit their website here.

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10. Lani Stephens Music Institute, Jos

Lani Stephens Music Institute is another one of the accredited music schools in Nigeria which began in 1992 while Dr Lani Stephens was a presiding officer of it.

Lani Stephens Music Institute holds pride in that they have a management team and instructors that are very highly qualified, skilled and motivated to achieving highest productive attainment in the institute, the industry links and the larger society.

This music school is well known for biblical traits seeing as the President of the institute had devoted cause in evangelism, character development/rehabilitation and social works, using music as its major tool, which is why at the beginning, Lani Stephens Music Institute was called the ‘Christian Music Academy‘.

The main goal of Lani Stephens Music Institute is to be the leading provider of skills and proficiency in vocal and instrumental training to all ages, races, and creed, for Nigeria and the entire African continent at large.

Hence, it offers music and the following courses:

  • Sound Engineering
  • Musical Arts Education
  • Performance Study
  • Church Music.


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Abdulrazaq Yahaya

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This Post Has 3 Comments

  1. Joseph Adeleye

    Hello! Check out COLLS Music Academy located inside Obafemi Awolowo Stadium, Ibadan-Nigeria. It is undoubtedly one of the best in the country!

    1. Abdulrazaq

      Okay thank you. This post will get an update shortly.

    2. Anoymous

      You better not add their school to the to list. They just collect money from people without teaching them anything useful. U can choose not to believe me.

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