Master’s in Music Business Innovation (Online)

Be part of the new generation of professionals that the music business needs.

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FORMAT
Cohort-Based Online

WORKLOAD
2 years full-time
(1,500 h / 60 ECTS)

DATES
26th September 2022 until June 2024

LANGUAGE
English

AVAILABILITY
Maximum 30 Students

ADMISSIONS
Until 18th September 2022

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Programme highlights
Attention from key players

The organisations and experts you will be talking to are among the top players in the global music business. Members of top management teams are eager to listen to what you have to say regarding hot topics and the challenges they pose.

Real challenges

You will be at the forefront of the industry, learning first-hand about the problems that need to be solved today. You will have the opportunity to present your own solutions and have a real impact on doing things differently and better.

Access to privileged information and resources

You will have a privileged view of what is happening within the sector. On the one hand, companies will share confidential information with you to help you solve challenges. On the other hand, you will have access to premium sources of information.

International Networking

You will be able to connect and develop projects with peers and professors from all over the world. You will acquire one of the most sought-after skills in the industry today and develop an international professional network.

Set your goals and design a plan

We will provide you with the key tools and knowledge so that you can get to know yourself better, define your career goals and plan how to achieve them.

Who is this Master's for?

This programme is ideal for fearless people who want to be part of the change and unfold their full potential in the music business. We especially recommend it for you if you identify with the following profile:

You want to shape the future of the music business and make it better.

You like to understand the reality of things and to think outside the box in order to find solutions.

You seek to expand your knowledge of the music business in order to take a big step forward in your professional career.

You see yourself working in the music business within organisations with global vision and impact.

Syllabus

All our training is modular, so each programme includes a specific combination of modules. The Master’s in Music Business Innovation (Online) includes the following modules:

Challenges

You will solve real challenges in teams from international companies within the sector, and later present the results to them. 100% immersive and practical, you will be advised by experts and mentors.

English
30 ECTS
LBDO (Cohort-Based Online)
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Know-How

You will interact with 40 international experts from the sector. They will explain the most relevant and unknown aspects of the music business and the jobs they perform.

English
15 ECTS
IOL (Cohort-Based Online)
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Professional Development

With the help of an expert coach, you will develop a personal strategy and acquire the skills you need to achieve your career goals.

English
5 ECTS
LBDO (Cohort-Based Online)
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Internships

You will have access to optional internships in some of the most prominent organisations in the sector. We currently have agreements with over 70 organisations.

Spanish/English
LBDP (In Person)
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IMB School Music Business Internships
Advanced Principles (AP)

Theoretical basis of the music business. You will learn about all the roles and business models, how they interrelate with one another and how the money flows.

Spanish/English
5 ECTS
AOL (Online)
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Legal Aspects (LA)

You will obtain a complete overview of the entire legal basis of the music business. It covers the analysis of the common practices in the main international markets and contracts for each business model.

Spanish/English
5 ECTS
AOL (Online)
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Historical Analysis (HA)

You will understand the business from a multidisciplinary perspective (social economics, technological, musical) and analyse the evolution of the music business with a critical perspective.

Spanish/English
5 ECTS
AOL (Online)
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LBDP

Learning by Doing Online
Practical and in person.

LBDO

Learning by Doing Online
Cohort-based and practical

IOL

Interactive Online Learning
Cohort-based with experts

AOL

Active Online Learning
Flexible and at your own pace.

Recommended Timeline

 

2022 2023 2024
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AP
Know-How
Professional Development Internships
LA or HA
Challenges
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AP
Know-How
Professional Development Internships
LA or HA
Challenges
Learn from the best
Know-How Experts
Resources
Premium databases

You will have access to Statista, Music Ally and Chartmetrics to solve the challenges.

Partners

The partners in this programme are leading organisations in the music industry that will provide you with real challenges, giving you the opportunity to connect with the industry, showcase your talent and stand out. They represent the most relevant business models and activities in the business today. Before your presentation, we will send your CV to them so they know beforehand who you are.

Core business model
Live Music Promoter
Scope of the challenge
Global

Core business model
Recorded Music
Scope of the challenge
National

Core business model
Music Publishing
Scope of the challenge
National

Core business model
Music Technology
Scope of the challenge
Global

Core business model
DSP
Scope of the challenge
Global

Core business model
Music Publishing
Scope of the challenge
Global

The quality of the proposals we got back from the students was extraordinary and might turn what we believed was an adjuvant opportunity into one of our main drivers of growth.

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Acces to IMB Network

This programme will give you access to the IMB Network, an exclusive network used to connect with professionals in the music business, where you can discuss current topics, find job offers and much more.

Enrolment Fees and Scholarships

Enrolment Fee

€9,900

Sum of module fees if acquired separately: €11,000.
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Scholarships

Available

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Open Sessions

KNOW-HOW MODULE OPEN SESSIONS

Available dates (Online | English):

  • September 14th, 2022, Wednesday – 19h CET
  • September 20th, 2022, Tuesday – 19h CET
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Next Steps
1

Start your application

The application process begins with the payment of a €100 admission fee, which will be deducted from the final enrolment fee or refunded in the case of not being admitted.
2

Send your documentation

Fill out the form with your full information and submit the required documentation.
3

Personal interview

Our admissions department will contact you to arrange a personal interview with the Academic Board.
4

Admission letter

If you are admitted, you will receive a letter of admission with all the information about the enrolment process and relevant information to apply for visas, if necessary.
5

Reserve your place and enrol

You must reserve your place within 2 weeks of being admitted by paying 25% of the tuition fee. The remaining 75% of the tuition fee must be paid before the start of the programme.
6

Go for it!

You are now part of the IMB School international network, the only thing left to do is show what you are capable of and enjoy your journey in the music industry.
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