Do you want to study something creative?

The UK is well-known for producing some of the world’s best musicians, actors, and behind-the-camera technical experts. It also has some world renowned facilities, sites and study centres. Use this page to help you find your creative niche and speak to use to see how you can apply to study in this exciting area.

Higher Education Studies

BIMM Institute - Music Studies at campus locations in London, Brighton, Manchester, Bristol, Birmingham & Dublin (Ireland)

BIMM Institute opens the doors to the music industry by encouraging creative freedom, providing real-world industry experiences and communities across some of the most diverse and creative cities in the UK and Europe.

Students are given access to unrivalled industry connections, experienced lecturers who live and breathe the world of music and the chance to choose from specialist courses at Diploma, Bachelor (Single and Joint Honours) and Masters level. Subjects include: Performance (Vocals, Guitar, Drums, Bass Guitar & Keyboards), Song-writing, Electronic Music Production, Music and Sound Production, Music Marketing, Media and Communication, Event Management and Music Business.

BIMMs In-House recruitment agency ‘Talent Match’ helps point our students in the right direction by giving them vital experience and work opportunities that will make all the difference when it comes to starting their career in the music industry. 

BIMM Institute was granted Taught Degree Awarding Powers from March 2019, having demonstrated that it meets the criteria to become a ‘recognised body’ for awarding degrees in the UK. As such, BIMM Institute has overall responsibility for the academic standards and the quality of the qualifications we offer, and we are able to award our own undergraduate and Masters degrees.

Pathways to Higher Education

UAL Level Foundation Diploma in Art and Design

This course is for students who want to prepare for a top UK degree related to art and design and who can demonstrate artistic ability and the commitment to develop their chosen discipline.

The course is accepted by some of the best art institution courses including:

  • Architecture at University of Sheffield
  • Architecture and Art & Design at Newcastle University
  • Art & Design and Illustration at University of Leeds
  • Fine Art at Slade School of Art, UCL
  • Interior Design at Kingston University
  • Fashion Marketing at University of Southampton
  • Fine Art at Goldsmiths University
  • Architecture at Central Saint Martins (UAL)
  • Games Design at Brunel University

Specialist Boarding School Routes for Younger Learners

Summer Schools