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BIMM University BMUS (Hons) Popular Music Performance & Songwriting
BIMM University

BMUS (Hons) Popular Music Performance & Songwriting

3 Years


Full time

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Sep 2024

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If you wish to forge your own, exciting path by performing and composing your music then BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance & Songwriting degree is right for you.

Perform and compose music with our BMus Popular Music Performance and Songwriting degree. Throughout the course, you’ll learn the necessary skills to have a sustainable and successful career in the music industry of today – and tomorrow.

You’ll gain invaluable stage experience as well as build expertise around performing music, creating parts, and interpreting songs. You’ll focus on core topics of performance, technique, musicianship, theory, and technology. These topics will ensure that you have all the necessary tools to be articulate and expressive in your chosen musical and compositional output.

Once you have this foundational knowledge under your belt, you can tailor your course according to your own goals and aspirations via our range of optional modules. Our optional modules allow you to specialize in certain areas that interest you the most. These include creative performance, complementary instrument skills, global music styles, technology, writing for media, recording, teaching, and research. By the time you graduate, you’ll have a broad portfolio of skills to succeed in whichever career you choose.

Day-to-day learning will take place in large live rooms, smaller studio settings, and lecture-based classrooms. You’ll also have the chance to collaborate with other aspiring industry professionals. These collaborations are possible because of our flourishing BIMM community that brings together talented students from all areas of the music industry.

Key Facts

  • Mode of Attendance: Full-time
  • Length of course: This course is taught as a three-year course at levels four, five, and six.
  • Awarding institution: BIMM University (UK)
  • Campus delivery: Berlin
  • Language of study: English
  • Final award: BMus (Hons) in Popular Music Performance and Songwriting


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