De Montfort University: Business Management in the Creative Industries

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This business management degree is customised for those who are passionate about pursuing a management career in the creative industries. You’ll be supported in developing your professional potential through practice-based learning and by using networking opportunities to gain valuable industry contacts.

This course caters to those with business degrees or experience who want to work in the creative industries, as well as creative practitioners, or those with social sciences or humanities degrees, who want to develop business and management skills. It aims to help you understand the unique ways creative and cultural businesses work, providing a solid base to advance a career as a producer, manager or entrepreneur in any of the creative industry sectors, from the performing arts to digital design, music to marketing.

Towards the end of the course there are also opportunities to undertake an internship or consultancy project where you will work on a real-world business problem. Or develop a creative research project, exploring how to turn an idea into a business.


De Montfort University
Business and Law 

The Faculty of Business and Law at De Montfort University (DMU) offers a wide range of industry-aligned postgraduate courses. Through a combination of theoretical and practical learning, our courses aim to provide you with a platform to enhance your career prospects. Within the Faculty there are two Schools: 

Leicester Castle Business School (LCBS) 
LCBS takes an innovative approach to learning by giving high calibre students from around the world the skills needed to succeed in the 21st century. Courses have been designed with employability in mind, you will learn from experienced academics and business ...

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