Queen Mary University of London

Course Introduction

This programme will prepare you for positions of significant responsibility and leadership in creative industries and arts organisation whether provided by government, private or non-profit agencies. The programme aims to provide you with a deep understanding of the dynamics of change in the cultural sector and the creative industries and the analytical tools to organise and sustain creative and cultural collaborations and networks in these fields. Learning outcomes therefore emphasise strong analytical and problem- solving skills but also ethical and 'cultural' skills in collaborative action research, human resource management, partnership development and working, digital communication and project management and fundraising. The MA in Creative Industries and Arts Organisation will provide you with significant strategic research and consultancy capacity for work on creative industries and cultural sectors. The programme builds on existing successful initiatives at Queen Mary University of London such as Creative Works London, the People's Palace, Project Phakama, the departments of Drama, Film, Geography, and the strengths of the School of Business and Management in the fields of equality and diversity, ethical marketing, critical management and organisational studies, and postcolonial ?development? studies.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £10,500 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £10,500 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £17,850 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students need to have a good upper second class honours degree or equivalent in any subject. Some basic quantitative skills and some elementary prior knowledge of accounting would be an advantage. Candidates are expected to have good English language ability and to meet our minimum English language requirements. If they do not meet language or scholarly requirements, it might be possible for them to undertake foundation or pre-sessional programmes that will prepare them for the masters programme at Queen Mary's Mile End Campus in London.
  • International entry requirements: Students with IELTS 7.0 (with 6.0 in writing) or equivalent is required.
  • IELTS score: 7