Music Business Administration, Master | Trebas Institute | Montréal, Canada
Master On Campus

Music Business Administration

12 months
13700 CAD/year
13700 CAD/year
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This is a unique Music Business Administration program from Trebas Institute and is the only one of its kind in Quebec. 


To survive and thrive in this industry, you need more than talent. It’s vital tounderstand the sector inside-out so you can manage artists in the best possible way to negotiate contracts for them.

In this Music Business Administration program from Trebas Institute, you’ll gain the knowledge to help you successfully start your own business and collaborate with artists.

Upon graduation, you’ll be able to work with record labels, music publishers,licensing organizations, production companies, concert promoters and app developers.  

Skills and competencies

  • Plan and manage all aspects of an artist’s career
  • Protect an artist’s rights and ensure equitable remuneration
  • Plan and execute professional marketing campaigns
  • Draft and negotiate the music industry’s most important contracts and agreements
  • Produce, coordinate and promote live concerts and tours
  • Start a business in the industry
  • Gain the skills of an entrepreneur
  • Music publishing and administration
  • The fundamentals of music production
  • Effectively navigate the audio industry
  • Understand and implement career development activities
Employability and career 79.5% of our students have secured employment within six months of graduation.

The graduates have gone onto pursue successful careers in the following roles:

  • Artist manager
  • Booking agent
  • Concert promoter
  • Copyright administrator
  • Music marketing specialist
  • Music protection business entrepreneur
  • Music publisher
  • Record label owner/employee
  • Self-managed artist

Programme Structure

  • For more information, please visit the programme's website.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Under the provisions of section 4 of the College Education Regulations concerning the conditions of admission, a person who has received instruction considered sufficient by the college and meets any of the following conditions may be admitted to a program of studies leading to an Attestation of College Studies:

  • The person has interrupted his or her full-time studies or pursued full-time postsecondary studies for at least 2 consecutive terms or 1 school year;
  • The person is covered by an agreement entered into between the college and an employer or by a government program of studies;
  • The person has interrupted his or her full-time studies for one term and pursued full-time postsecondary studies for one term; or
  • The person holds a Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS/DEP).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13700 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13700 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13700 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13700 CAD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Montréal

1074 - 1759 CAD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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