International Students

At BIMM Institute, we welcome students from all over the world. We provide you with a first-rate music education and will work with you to help you achieve a long and sustainable career in the music industry. 

BIMM Institute is proud of its international community of staff and students where formal and informal collaboration and networking is at the heart of our ethos.

We believe our international students bring a welcome dimension to the vibrant BIMM environment. Over 60 nationalities are represented within our student community.

Contrasting cultures and musical tastes encourage our students to look at music from an alternative viewpoint, enhancing the whole experience for everyone.

Why Choose BIMM as an International Student?

  • BIMM Institute is the largest contemporary music education provider in Europe, with a network of over 7,500 students across our eight colleges in Germany, the UK and Ireland.
  • Your undergraduate qualifications obtained at BIMM Institute are recognised worldwide, adhering to the requirements of the Lisbon Recognition Convention in the European Higher Education Area.
  • Our eight BIMM Institute colleges have over 50 years’ experience between them in helping students launch successful careers in the music industry.
  • BIMM Institute offers an internal College Transfer Scheme to Undergraduate Degree students. This is a great opportunity to enhance your student experience and network by studying in multiple cities during your studies.

Contact us

We’re committed to making your transition to Germany as smooth as possible. For help, support or advice, please call or email us between 9am-5pm CET using the contact details below.

Tel: +49 30 311 99 186

"I had a great time studying at BIMM, I immediately felt part of the college and quickly settled into the local music scene."
Sven Bystrom, International Student

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