Music is big business. Sometimes it might seem your favourite artist is only playing his music for you, but all popular music is actually a product of both a talented performer and a savvy businessperson. It takes professionals to shape this type business and to give artists a chance to grow and prosper. The advertisements you see, the music you listen to and the concerts you visit, they are all products of smart business strategies by companies such as Spotify and Live Nation. It takes professionals to shape this business and to give artists a chance to grow and succeed. This is your chance to become a part of this profession.
During this programme, you will deal with questions from the professional field of music management. Through projects, courses, training sessions, company visits, guest lectures and masterclasses, the emphasis will be put on the practical side of television, film, events, music and the interactive media industry.
During the first year and a half, you follow a broad programme that covers the fundamentals of the music and entertainment business. You will learn everything about marketing, research, project management, legal aspects, concept development, entrepreneurship and music management. You will also explore the different disciplines that form the industry.
During the second half of year two, you will join student-run business Rookie. Here you will run a music company with real clients.
The third year offers an internship opportunity and a selection of specialisation minors that match your interests and ambitions. This helps you to increase your knowledge in a specific area of the music industry. Think of subjects such as Event Productions, Film Studies or Music Business. It is also possible to follow a minor abroad. In year four, you finish with two last minors and begin your graduation phase.
Duration: 4 years
- ID card (scanned, both sides)
- Academic Transript (original plus an English translation) or if you have already obtained your high school diploma (original and a legalized English translation)
- IELTS minimum 6 in all the components; TOEFL minimum 80 in all the components; CAE or CPE
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