MSc Arts & Cultural Management
Become a future arts and cultural manager in the dynamic market of cultural and creative industries
A 1-year programme, 100% English taught and designed for world-class students or professionals with a non-French Bachelor degree which equips them to gain managerial positions in the fields of performing arts, cultural heritage, cultural and creative industries, both at a national and international level.
An impressive international network of academics and professionals from Italy, Germany, Spain, the UK and the USA
- Conference with professionals from the industry (Head of Philanthropy at BNP Paribas, KissKissBankBank etc.)
A broad vision of the sector: from arts budgeting and fundraising to cultural project engineering and event management from an international perspective
- Organization of an international festival in the arts and cultural sector (in 2017: International Festival in Besançon Excentricités in collaboration with the Institute of Fine Arts) that teaches students how to work with artists at all levels: management, communication, logistics…
- Creation of a Cultural Diary to understand and analyze the current trends in arts and culture
A special focus on cultural entrepreneurship and assistance in developing entrepreneurial projects
- Organisation of an art festival or project with artists from the Higher National School of Fine Arts
- Specific courses dedicated to entrepreneurship: cultural entrepreneurship, intellectual property and copyright, arts budgeting, Cultural project engineering, etc.
- Personalised coaching for students to develop entrepreneurial projects
International study visits and participation in cultural events
- Visit to international companies (in 2017: Amazon)
- One field trip to a European capital with specific study visits, conferences, events, encounter with professionals (in 2017: Madrid)
- A joint workshop in a UNESCO world heritage site
Applicants should meet the following requirements:
- A non-French Bachelor degree or a French Master 1
- English language certificate (for non-native speakers) equivalent to TOEIC (785) or IELTS (6.5) or TOEFL (79-93)
Step 1: Fill in the online application form on bsbu.eu
Step 2: Oral motivation interview (Skype)
According to EY's study commissioned by CISAC & UNESCO in 2015, the cultural industries are one of the biggest employers in the world. Cultural and creative industries provide 29.5 millions jobs worldwide.
Graduates from the MSc Arts & Cultural Management will gain the knowledge and know-how to take up managerial positions in the fields of:
- performing arts (theatre, dance, music, litterature…),
- cultural heritage (touristic sites, museums, galleries…),
- NGOs in the cultural and creative sector,
- cultural and creative industries (media, press, films, music industry...)
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