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MA Creative and Cultural Industries / Overview

Please note that this course is subject to approval.

Year of entry: 2023

Degree awarded
Master of Arts
1 year full-time or 2 years part-time
Entry requirements
A First or good Upper Second Class Honours degree (or overseas equivalent), typically in a relevant Humanities or Social Science area.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply online

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning

Course overview

  • Explore theories and practices of international creative and cultural industries management, policy and development.
  • Undertake a work placement in a creative and cultural organisation in or around Manchester.
  • Develop a career in one of the fastest growing industrial sectors in the UK.
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Contact details

School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Photo of Leandro Valiati

Leandro started his career in Brazil as a professor and policy advisor in Creative Industries and Economy of Culture

He’s currently part of the Advisory Board and International Council of the Policy and Evidence Centre for Creative Industries, NESTA/ARHC. His research interests are Creative Industries and Socioeconomic Development, Policy and the Multidimensional Impact of CCIs.

Leandro Valiati / Course Co-Director

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