The Music Management specialisation studies at Arcada University of Applied Sciences are intended for music industry professionals who want to deepen and broaden their skills, as well as for professionals with transferrable skills who are looking to enter the music industry. The skills and experience gained during the course can be used in various different roles in the industry. Our alumni are now working as promoters, artist managers, agents, in A&R roles, in music PR and as entrepreneurs in music tech startups. Many have also applied the skills gained on the course to developing their own artistic career.
The course has been developed and executed in cooperation with industry organisations such as Nordic Music & Tech and Teosto. Course participants will also be able to attend several events arranged by our industry partners, such as seminars, breakfast meetings and networking events. Course participants will also be able to attend several events arranged by our industry partners, such as seminars, breakfast meetings and networking events.
An international perspective is central to the course and there is a particular focus on copyright, contract expertise and new technology. The course also helps you build your professional network: in addition to meeting industry lecturers, professional mentors and alumni, the class will also attend music industry events in the Nordic and Baltic region.