The creative sector in Scotland employs around 70,000 people with approximately 14,000 enterprises generating revenue in excess of £3billion. Our courses provide a springboard to employment within this creative and diverse sector.
Within our creative learning environment, you can access outstanding music performance and business programmes – both routes ultimately leading to sustainable career opportunities in today’s music industry.
We aim to give you a comprehensive view of the music industry, from artist development, promoting gigs and music festivals if you follow the music business route and performing on and off campus, in our theatre and at local festivals and venues on our music performance courses. Our staff have worked with bands across many genres, including Arctic Monkeys, Enter Shikari, Futureheads and Frightened Rabbit.
Students benefit from guest lectures representing industry organisations, including Universal Music, PRS For Music, Vic Galloway (BBC Broadcaster, Presenter and Journalist), Keith Harris (Stevie Wonder’s Manager), Idlewild, Frightened Rabbit, Glasvegas and Perth Music Expo. There are also opportunities for students to gain experience through real work projects held regularly throughout the academic year, on campus and in venues across Scotland. We have courses to suit all abilities and we will help you to reach your full potential with our excellent facilities, specialist courses, vibrant guest speaker programs, professional networks and expert staff who are active in the industry.