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Bachelor's degree in Music Management

Macromedia University of Applied Sciences
Program overview
7 semesters
Full time
Bachelor's degree
Start dates
October 2022

October 2023

October 2024
music manager

Program description

Whether it's music production, artist promotion or festivals, innovative concepts and the targeted use of digital media in music management are more important than ever. So it's no wonder that the demand for professional music managers is booming.

A good music manager combines creative qualities with goal-oriented, entrepreneurial action. The focus lies in the strategic conception and operative management surrounding the realisation of various projects in the colourful world of the music industry.

Content of the Music Management (B.A.) programme

In our Music Management specialisation you will acquire all the necessary qualifications to professionally and successfully manage projects, productions, concerts, artists and bands. You will learn to think conceptually and act operationally in order to make the right decisions at the right time.

The course contents include a profound knowledge of the target groups and market mechanisms of the entire industry (recording media, live, etc.), contract, copyright and exploitation law, branding and marketing in the music business as well as the sociology and psychology of music, music history and artist management. The curriculum includes:

  • Basics of music management
  • Musicology
  • Live entertainment
  • Digital Business
  • Artist management and music marketing
  • Special topics in music management


Macromedia cooperates with a large number of renowned companies where you will spend a full semester as an intern. You gain practical experience under the supervision of your professors and can start networking with the industry.

Fully accredited semester abroad

Students also spend one fully-accredited semester abroad at one of our worldwide partner universities and gain intensive international experience during their studies.

Admission requirements

Admission requirements are as follows:

  • Recognised secondary school leaving certificate
  • English language proficiency certificate
    - TOEFL (at least 72 out of 120)
    - IELTS (at least 6 out of 9)
  • CV (curriculum vitae)
  • Letter of motivation
  • Personal interview (optional)

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Tuition fees

Partial scholarships available

Tuition fees

5,300 € per semester

One-off registration fee

  • 500 € (EU students)
  • 750 € (Non EU students)


Macromedia offers partial scholarships (10-30%) to talented applicants and you can also apply to other organisations.


Degree awarded

Students on this B.A. programme are awarded with one of the following bachelor's degrees:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Media Management with specialisation in Music Management
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Music Management

Career opportunities

Career prospects after graduation

Graduates of our B.A. degree programme have varied and exciting career opportunities, including roles as:

  • International project manager
  • Artist manager
  • Talent scout
  • A&R
  • Concert promoter
  • Entrepreneur in the music industry

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About this institute

Macromedia University of Applied Sciences - Bachelor and Master Programmes

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Why study at Macromedia University of Applied Sciences

  • Globally recognised state-approved degrees
  • A wide network of more than 500 partners
  • Practice projects with well-known companies
  • State-of-the-art media labs and facilities
  • Small classes and individual guidance
  • Strong career prospects after graduation
  • Campuses in major media metropolises: Berlin, Munich and Cologne
  • International students from all continents
  • Programmes entirely in English

Contact info

Macromedia University of Applied Sciences

International Office, Mehringdamm 33
10691 Berlin

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