University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Music Management

Learn all about arts and leisure management in the commercial and not-for-profit sectors. This course is a collaboration between the Management School and the Department of Music.

Entry requirements

Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each part, or equivalent. English language requirements- Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: introduction to the creative and cultural industries; cultural marketing; research methods; music management: planning; music management: events; music management: environments; dissertation (music management). Optional modules: heritage, place and community; art fairs, festivals and exhibitions; fundraising management: sponsorship, philanthropy and the state; managing creative brands; managing museums and cultural heritage sites.

Assessment methods

You�ll be assessed on your coursework and a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

University and faculty funding is available each year. The closing date for applications is mid-January. The department has a small number of tuition studentships available. The closing date for these is the end of April. You can also apply for a small grant to support your postgraduate research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 9,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 18,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Telephone number: 
0114 222 0495