University of the West of Scotland

151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
501–600 th
World University Rankings 2018
Paisley Campus, Paisley, PA1 2BE, United Kingdom

Commercial Music BA Hons

Forge a lifelong and varied career in the music industry on this 4-year Honours programme. The degree is aimed at songwriters, producers and DJs, and those wishing to run small record companies or stage live events. You will work with UWS staff and visiting lecturers who are themselves practising music industry professionals, and make key contacts across the music industry. Whether you are interested in a career in music promotion, tour management, sound engineering and production or performance, this degree will prepare you for success in the fast-changing modern music business. This programme is professionally accredited by JAMES. International performance and exchange opportunities attached to this programme include study abroad in Europe, work experience in North America and performance at key European events and festivals.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Ayr Campus,Ayr
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £7,250
  • Wales Year 1 £7,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £7,250
  • International Year 1 £10,000