M.A. On Campus Online

Arts Management

Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama

13 months
19609 GBP/year
10000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


For entry to the MA Arts Management course at Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, you must apply via UCAS Conservatoires. 


The UCAS Conservatoires Institution Code for the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama is R59 and the Course Code for the MA Arts Management is 705F (full time) or 700P (part time).


  • Lectures, seminars and tutorials with a core team of experienced arts professionals
  • Guest lectures by high-profile arts professionals from across the UK
  • Sessions exploring the current political, economic and media contexts in which arts organisations operate
  • Practical and applied tuition
  • Guidance in the development of skills across a range of disciplines
  • Project-based, external work placements with professional arts organistion such as: Welsh National Opera, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, National Dance Company Wales, Wales Millennium Centre, Theatr Clwyd, St David’s Hall

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Creative Producing
  • Orchestral Management
  • Fundraising
  • Audience Development & Communications
  • Access & Participation
  • Professional Placement

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 13 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We would strongly advise that you apply before the end of March 2022.


120 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normal entry requirements include a degree in any subject. The College also considers applications from people who have been working in the arts industry, usually with at least two years’ relevant experience. 
  • All applicants are expected to be able to demonstrate a good understanding of the arts management profession.
  • Final selection is made on the basis of an interview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19609 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19609 GBP per year during 13 months.
  • National

    10000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 GBP per year during 13 months.

Living costs for Cardiff

628 - 1066 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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