BA Music and Drama / Careers

Year of entry: 2020

Career opportunities

Our course provides excellent training for a host of careers, both within and outside of Music and Drama.

Employers will recognise that you are dedicated, creative, versatile, an excellent team player, highly organised, can work independently and have exceptional powers of concentration.

Graduate career destinations include:

  • Associate Conductor, Hallé Orchestra
  • Digital Content Producer, BBC
  • VoiceLab Manager, Southbank Centre
  • NHS Graduate Management Scheme
  • Accountant, PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Music Supervisor, PlayNetwork,
  • Account Manager, Saatchi & Saatchi
  • Composer, Faber Music
  • Marketing Officer, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Many of our alumni and recent graduates have established successful careers as freelance performers and composers.

You'll find our Drama graduates in a broad range of occupations, including theatre, TV, radio and film, as well as journalism, teaching and community arts.

Find out more on the Careers and employability pages for Music and Drama .