Career paths

We'll help to get you there

When you enter the music industry you might think that the only options available to you are as a performer or a producer. This couldn’t be further from the truth. There are many different career paths open to graduates. And it’s a growing industry, with employment in the music sector rising by 19% in 2016, so there’s never been a better time to join BIMM and start your career.

Defining the right music industry role for you can take time and BIMM is the best place to learn about all your options. Throughout your time with us our expert careers advisors and tutors will outline all of these routes for you, and whether you want to be a performer, promoter, journalist, producer or manager, they will encourage and facilitate your interaction with fellow students to help expand your network and develop your expertise. This process is demonstrated perfectly via our “Amplify Sessions”.

So, what jobs are there in the music industry? We’ve put together this handy glossary to give you an understanding of some of the directions your career could take you.