- Degree and diploma courses
- Industry-leading tutors
- Well-balanced classes — a mix of theory and practical
- Excellent internships and opportunities
- Elite masterclasses
- Access to BIMM Connect an exclusive networking service
Exceptional Event Managers are made at BIMM and you’ve got the choice between a two-year diploma or a three-year degree. On both courses, you’ll learn from the very best and will be given the tools to become an accomplished event professional in the future.
Our degree and diploma courses have been created to bring out the best in our students whilst also preparing them for real-world employment. Working alongside tutors and fellow peers, you will learn all the skills you’ll need to unlock opportunities in the modern music industry.
WHAT TO EXPECT FROM YOUR BIMM EVENT MANAGEMENT COURSE
Studying at BIMM couldn’t be more exciting. You’ll be surrounded by your fellow students who are all equally passionate about the modern music industry and you’ll be led by expert tutors who know their field inside and out. Your day-to-day will include a varied and inspiring curriculum that will prep you for your future career.
Lectures to prepare you for a career in music
As an aspiring event manager making your first moves in the industry, we’ll ensure that you hit the ground running at BIMM. You’ll be running your own projects from inception to opening night. You’ll collaborate with peers, make industry contacts and harness our cutting-edge facilities to become a master in the following:
- Event Concept and Design
- Live Sound Technology
- Administration and Entrepreneurship
- Event Logistics and Services
- Financial Management and Funding
- Events and The Environment
- Event Promotion and Digital Media
Exclusive networking opportunities
BIMM students connect with music insiders and gain access to exclusive networking opportunities through BIMM Connect. This network allows you to team up and network with fellow students, alumni, bands, songwriters, press agents, managers and fellow promoters.
Tailored tuition to hit your targets
At BIMM, one size doesn’t fit all. That’s why we offer our students the chance to supplement their core classes with BIMM Extra mini-modules in order to build up their skill set.
You can choose from modules such as:
- Photoshop and Video Editing
- Mindfulness Techniques
- Essay Writing Skills
WHO WILL BE TEACHING YOU AT BIMM
Our industry-leading tutors come with a wealth of knowledge and experience to help make your dreams come true. You’ll learn from the best and be surrounded by like-minded peers who share your love of music and events.
BIMM tutors are experts in their field and come with a CV of impressive musical accomplishments. They’re experienced, focused and ready to pass on their event management tips, knowledge and advice to you.
BIMM Masterclasses give you the chance to get up close with leading music event managers and up-and-coming promoters. Packed with years of experience and wisdom, these speakers will give you the advice you’ll need to become successful in the future.
HOW BIMM PREPARES YOU FOR A CAREER IN MUSIC
Beyond the nuts and bolts of your core subject, you’ll also be exploring potential career pathways and getting hands-on experience. So, when you graduate, you’ll not only have the academic qualifications but the real-world know-how that employers look fo
Internships and opportunities
The best way to apply what you’ve learnt and bolster your portfolio is to get real-world experience. That’s why we have a special BIMM Careers and Industry team to help our students get the best internships and opportunities outside of the classroom.
Only BIMM students get to enjoy exclusive stage-time and shop-window slots at the biggest international festivals, from Glastonbury, 2000Trees and Liverpool Sound City to The Great Escape and Reeperbahn.
We also offer BIMM students the chance to get involved with local gig nights and our epic end-of-term concert where BIMM students and staff join forces to organise a fantastic event.
Student success stories
We’re proud that so many BIMM students have become successful in the music industry and artists such as Iain Game, Ade Dovey, The Kooks, Natasha Bent, Marina and the Diamonds, Jack Bonney and Tom Odell are all former BIMM students. Go to the BIMM success stories page to find out more.