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Music Business with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

Buckinghamshire New University

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( 4.1) View reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE N294
Course OverviewThe Foundation Year will allow you to develop your academic study skills and build confidence in your abilities, identifying your own strengths and development needs for progression onto an undergraduate degree.Whether you’re interested in managing artists, working for record labels or the business of songs, you’ll learn exactly what it takes to build a successful career in the music industry.This course is ideal for anyone who wishes to gain the relevant expertise to work in the ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
11th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
107th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
86th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time
4 Years

Management Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Management Studies graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Management Studies graduate salary
£24,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Management Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
22%
Geography
19%
Business Studies
18%
Physics
17%
Psychology
14%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£14,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest Music Business reviews

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Aimee
21 Mar 22

Music Production and Business BA (Hons)

The Brook Street Halls have been bad to live in. The facilities aren't as good in the halls. The music facilities are...
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Luca
21 Mar 22

Audio and Music Production BA (Hons)

The facilities are great, being next to London opens up a lot of opportunity and the town itself is friendly and nice ....

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How Music Business students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 87 reviews

5 star 40%
4 star 48%
3 star 12%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,700 reviews

5 star 38%
4 star 45%
3 star 14%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
Buckinghamshire New University
CUG ranking
107th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
Buckinghamshire New University is a future-thinking establishment. Every degree they offer incorporates a hybrid-learning process where students learn through traditional classroom lessons and industry placements. Each lecturer has a wide range of professional-practice experience and relevant knowledge. This, coupled with an open and friendly student community, makes Buckinghamshire New University an inspiring and supportive place to study. Bucks’ young outlook and reputable industry presence allows them to specialise and deliver a range of high quality and professionally-driven courses in a range of fields, from Nursing and Psychology, to Aviation, Art & Design, Business and Creative Media. Students at Bucks are able to access the university’s industry connections to gain real-world experience and grow their knowledge and skills to be job-ready once they graduate.

Where you'll study

Buckinghamshire New University

Queen Alexandra Road High Wycombe
Buckinghamshire
HP11 2JZ United Kingdom Nearest train station: High Wycombe  0.2 miles away

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