Study industry-focused topics and gain the technical, business, financial, legal and regulatory knowledge that underpins creative practice. Exercise your creativity with options offered by Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media, Music, History of Art, English, Law and Management. Combine business and creativity with independent research, industrial practice and collaborative work.
The Management in the Creative and Cultural Industries programme at the University of York will teach you through a mix of workshops, lectures, screenings and masterclasses with leading academics and industry professionals. Our focus on essential professional expertise, critical thinking and practical work will prepare you for a career in the creative and cultural sectors.
Careers and skills
A large number of TFTI graduates have made striking progress in their careers since completing their course. There’s a wide variety of possible career paths open to you after completing this MA, both across industry and academia. While you train to be a professional in the management of the creative and cultural sectors you'll also develop skills that are useful in any industry.
- Production management in film, theatre, music, television or video games
- Cultural management
- Museums, galleries, auction houses
- Film or TV commissioner
- Executive in leading creative institutions and media companies
- Marketing, distribution
- Creative business leader
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- Leading in the Creative and Cultural Industries
- Applied Business Skills in Creative and Cultural Industries
- Producing for Film and TV
- TV Research Skills
- Thinking Through Theatre-Making
- Thinking Through Playwriting
- Current Trends in Theatre: New Writing, New Practices, New Contexts
- Community Music in Principle
- Music in Education, Therapy and Health
- World Music and Other Arts
- Global Marketing
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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Applications can be submitted year-round, but we recommend you apply as early as possible as entry to many courses is competitive.
DisciplinesVisual Arts Film, Photography & Media Management Studies View 1555 other Masters in Management Studies in United Kingdom
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2:1 or equivalent, and evidence of professional experience or a commitment to working in the creative and cultural industries. If you hold a qualification below 2:1 or equivalent, relevant prior experience of an appropriate nature, may be considered.
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International24500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24500 GBP per year during 12 months.
National10800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10800 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for York
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.