Music Business BA (Hons)

Birmingham City University

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Course info

Music is one of the UK’s biggest cultural exports. It’s worth an estimated £5.8 billion to the UK economy, and sustains almost 197,000 full-time jobs (Music by Numbers, UK Music, 2020). This degree will put you at the heart of music in the UK, with coursework designed to equip you with the skills, knowledge and experience not just to work in but to shape the music industries.While studying with us, you’ll have the opportunity to set up a record label, promote artists or organise a music event ... READ MORE

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75th / 95
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Start date and duration

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Full Time
3 Years


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Entry requirements

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A level

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Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Business Studies


Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
£9,250 per year
Students from England Students from England
£9,250 per year
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
£9,250 per year
Students from Wales Students from Wales
£9,250 per year
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Students from Channel Islands
£9,250 per year
Students from EU EU Students
13,980 per year
International Students

Latest Music Studies reviews

Music Studies
Student Reviewer
13 Jan 20

Composition - MMus / PgCert / PgDip

Its been great, learned loads of things and made lots of friends, i am gettting alot of opportunities in my field of...
Student Reviewer
06 Feb 15

Media and Communication (Music Industries) BA (Hons)

best university ever for the course i did best university ever for the course i did best university ever for the course...

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How Music Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 4 reviews

5 star 75%
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3 star 25%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,696 reviews

5 star 26%
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3 star 21%
2 star 4%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

Birmingham City University

Parkside Building Cardigan Street Birmingham
B4 7BD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Birmingham Moor Street  0.4 miles away

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