University of Westminster

Course Introduction

This course is recognised as a world leader in music business management education, and will prepare you to become 1 of the next generation of music industry leaders and music entrepreneurs. All teaching staff on the course are currently working in the music industry, and every week there are a number of high'level industry guests. You will need to be a self'motivated and open'minded student, as this is an intense course, but one which can help you to progress your career across a wide range of music business disciplines. Working with music industry leaders and organisations, the course has developed a unique curriculum. You will be able to combine a strong underpinning of key business skills (finance, leadership, organisational management, marketing and entrepreneurialism), with essential music industry management knowledge (strategic innovation and technology, intellectual property and copyright, and a focus on the live industry and digital content exploitation).

Course Additional Entry

Applications are considered on the basis of either a combination of formal qualifications and experience, or significant industry experience. Applicants should be able to demonstrate experience working in the music industry, an aptitude for music business management and an enthusiasm for learning more about music and related industries. Applicants should have a minimum of an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £11,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £8,500  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £1,300  Credit module. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £950  Credit module. First year home fees