BIMM UCAS Clearing 2019

Clearing is now open at BIMM meaning there’s still time to start your career in music and secure your place with us this September.

Clearing Hotline

01273 840346

We still have plenty of course options for you to choose from via Clearing – see below for our full list and find the right degree for you.

To talk through your Clearing study options for September 2019, simply get in touch with our Admissions Team by calling our Clearing Hotline on 01273 840346 or by emailing [email protected].


BIMM courses available through Clearing

London
BA (Hons) Professional Musicianship – Guitar | Bass | Drums
BMUS (Hons) Popular Music Performance – Guitar | Bass | Drums | Vocals
BA (Hons) Music ProductionPlaces filling up fast!
BA (Hons) Music Business
BA (Hons) Event Management
BA (Hons) Music Journalism
BA (Hons) Songwriting
Brighton
BA (Hons) Professional Musicianship – Guitar | Bass | Drums | Vocals
BA (Hons) Music Production
BA (Hons) Music Business
BA (Hons) Event Management
BA (Hons) Music Journalism
BA (Hons) Songwriting
Bristol
BA (Hons) Professional Musicianship – Guitar | Bass | Drums | Vocals
BA (Hons) Music ProductionPlaces filling up fast!
BA (Hons) Music Business
BA (Hons) Event Management
BA (Hons) Music Journalism
BA (Hons) Songwriting
Manchester
BA (Hons) Professional Musicianship – Guitar | Bass | Drums | Vocals
BA (Hons) Music ProductionPlaces filling up fast!
BA (Hons) Music Business
BA (Hons) Event Management
BA (Hons) Music Journalism
BA (Hons) Songwriting
Birmingham
BA (Hons) Professional Musicianship – Guitar | Bass | Drums | Vocals
BA (Hons) Music Production
BA (Hons) Music Business
BA (Hons) Event Management
BA (Hons) Music Journalism
BA (Hons) Songwriting

 


How it works

This year, BIMM Clearing is available until 20th September (6pm). If you already have your exam results, but no offers, you can use Clearing now. If you’ve had conditional offers, but maybe didn’t achieve the grades you needed for your initial UCAS choices, you can use Clearing from around 8am on results day (Thursday 15th August) when universities and colleges place a list of their vacancies on the UCAS website.


Unconditional offers? How to use Clearing

Only unconditional offers can be made through Clearing. For BIMM, this means we have to confirm that you’ve met any necessary academic requirements and have been successful in an assessment/interview before we’ll offer you one.


No offers? How to use Clearing

If you’ve already received your exam results, but haven’t had any offers to date, you can use Clearing from July. Here are the steps you must follow:

1.  Make UCAS application

2. Obtain Clearing Number

3. Call BIMM on 01273 840 346 to provide your Clearing and ID Numbers and to check on places available

4. BIMM will advise if you can put the college down as a choice on UCAS Track and if so, will book you an assessment/interview

5. Submit UCAS application. We will then check your academic qualifications

6. Pass an interview or an assessment – this can be in person, by phone or by submitting a demo

7. BIMM unconditional place offered

8. Your place is instantly confirmed (CLA)


Conditional offers? How to use Clearing

If you’ve had conditional offers, but your exam results haven’t been quite what you were expecting, you can use Clearing from around 8am on results day (Thursday 15th August). Keep an eye on your UCAS Track and if you become eligible to use Clearing, an ‘Add a Clearing choice’ button will become available in the ‘Your Choices’ section. Here’s what you’ll need to do

1. Obtain Clearing Number

2. Single choice applicants must top-up their fee to UCAS to £24 (an additional £11)

3. Call BIMM on 01273 840 346 to provide your Clearing and ID Numbers and to check on places available

4. BIMM will advise if you can put them down as a choice on UCAS Track

5. Submit UCAS application. We will then check your academic qualifications

6. Pass an interview or an assessment – this can be in person, by phone or by submitting a demo

7. Assessment/interview/personal statement passed

8. BIMM unconditional place offered

9. Your place is instantly confirmed (CLA)


For further information on Clearing at BIMM, please contact our Clearing Hotline on 01273 840 346 or email [email protected]

 


The BIMM Guide to Clearing

Exploring your options? Feeling a bit anxious about what to do? Let us make things easier for you.

At BIMM, you’ll experience opportunities unlike anywhere else. But we also understand that weighing up your university options involves other factors, such as:

  • Where you’ll be based
  • Meeting new people
  • Budgeting your money
  • Finding student accommodation

And we realise that these kinds of decisions can play on your mind (and maybe even cause some butterflies). That’s why we’ve put together our guides, tips and tricks to make starting this chapter as stress-free and seamless as possible.

We want to make sure you’re not only clearing ready, but you’re ready for life in September, too.

No time to scroll? Jump to one of our sections below:

Application Advice

Advice and Support

Opportunities

Community 

UCAS Clearing FAQs


Application Advice

Having your pre-clearing assessment booked or personal statement done and dusted can give you greater peace of mind. But sometimes, assessment anxiety or personal statement writer’s block can creep in. That’s why we’ve put together our videos and guides so that you can feel confident and be your best self.

Assessment Advice

We don’t want your assessment anxiety to prevent you from bringing your ‘A’ game. Read our tips and tricks to walk in and own it.

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UCAS Personal Statement Guide

Writing your Personal Statement is part of your UCAS application. But how do you convey your passion, skills and ambition in the best way? Read our guide to find out.

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Advice and Support

Nervous about meeting people and making new friends at uni? Worried how you’ll budget your money and not blow it all in Freshers’ Week? Concerned about sorting out your student accommodation? Let us help with our tips and how-tos.

Plus, our Student Services team are always on hand should you need to speak about any issues you may have once you get here.

Supporting You

Each college's Student Services Team are here to help you. Find out more about how we support our students with any problems (from personal and financial to educational).

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9 Money-Saving Tips

Learning how to handle your money is a key skill for uni life. Check out our guide on keeping those finances in check.

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Accommodation Guides

Getting those student digs sorted is high up the pre-uni checklist. Discover our Accommodation Guides with everything from the areas to look in, types of lettings and public transport.

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Opportunities

We’ve got music industry opportunities and real-world experiences that others simply can’t offer. Trust us – you’ll want to take part in every single one.

Festivals Work Experience

Help set up, run and even perform at some of the world’s best-known music festivals (Glastonbury anyone?).

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Masterclasses

Spend your mornings or afternoons sat in the presence of music industry legends. It's all in a day's work at BIMM.

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BIMM Extra

Increase your knowledge and develop your skills in an area outside of your main course. Drumming for beginners? Intro to DJ Skills? It's all here.

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Community

New city, new college and new community. How should you start exploring and where’s best to begin? No stress – we’ve got all the info you could ever need right here.

For example, our Staples series is a tour of our cities like no other. We’ve enlisted the help of music industry experts to showcase their favourite Staples of the Brighton, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham and Berlin music scenes so you can turn up and know exactly where to go.

Who What Why

Real students, real stories. Discover our 'Who What Why' series to find out why students chose their courses - and what they love the most about the cities they're in.

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Study Exchange

As a BIMM student, you can potentially complete your music degree across two different BIMM colleges. Not bad, right?

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BIMM Connect

With our exclusive social networking platform, you'll be able to connect, network and collaborate with like-minded musicians, creatives and businesses.

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Clearing FAQs

When is Clearing open for 2019?

What does Clearing mean?

Who can use Clearing?

My results didn't go as expected. Can I use Clearing?

I have unconditional offers. How do I use clearing?

I have no offers. How do I use clearing?

I have conditional offers. How do I use clearing?

Get in Touch

Here at BIMM, we’d love to connect you to a life in music, so be sure to make the most of university Clearing 2019 while you still can.

For further information on Clearing at BIMM, please contact our Clearing Hotline on 01273 840 346 or email [email protected]

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