Music graduates tend to gain employment within the entertainment industry as music producers, owners of independent record labels, artists and performers, and in strategic and administrative positions within the larger music labels such as Sony, BMG, etc.

The skills you've developed also make you suitable for a range of careers outside of the music industry. Your attributes include:

  • Paying attention to detail without losing sight of the overall picture
  • Excellent at working in a team
  • Communication skills
  • An ability to tell stories through performance and words
  • Focused, with good concentration
  • A knowledge of the business world
  • The ability to express ideas using a universal language

Visit the Prospects website to view all of your options with a music degree

Sources of vacancies and work placements

Professional bodies and useful links