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MusB Music / Careers

Year of entry: 2020

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Career opportunities

Abigail Kitching - MusB Music

"The course offers the chance to work with other students and staff in organisational roles.

"Time management, working independently, coordinating large groups of people, meeting deadlines, writing reports and programming concerts are all things I will take on to further work."

Abigail Kitching / 2017 graduate

A Music degree from Manchester provides excellent training for a host of careers, both within and outside of Music.

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.

Manchester has a proud history of producing graduates who have gone on to careers as professional musicians. With our strengths in this area, many students choose the MusB as a platform for postgraduate training at one of the leading conservatoires.

See our graduate profiles and find out more on our careers and employability page.