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BA (Hons) in Songwriting
If you’re a songwriter with a creative flair for composition and lyric writing, then the BA (Hons) in Songwriting will help turn your passion for music into a career.
At BIMM, we have a strong focus on writing technique, analysis and personal stylistic development, and you’ll be encouraged from day one to explore your creativity as an artist in a range of disciplines, from solo and group performance to commercial songwriting and music production for film, television and online channels.
The degree is both academically and musically challenging, providing the perfect balance between practical and technical skills, and theory and analysis. To succeed as a great songwriter, a detailed understanding of the music business is essential. We’ll share our knowledge of music publishing, contracts and recording technology, and will deliver our teaching in line with the latest trends and directions in the evolving music industry. You’ll be part of a creative community of gifted writers, performers and music industry professionals who you can collaborate and network with to help bring your talent to life.
- Minimum of 2 A-levels at grade E or above (32 UCAS Points), OR BTEC Level 3 equivalent, and five GCSEs at a minimum grade of C/4, including English Language.
- Overseas students where English is not their native language must meet a minimum English language requirement of IELTS 6.0. We require a minimum of 5.5 to be achieved in each band.
The tuition fee for this BA (hons) program at BIMM Berlin is as follows:
- EU Students: €7,450 per year
- Non EU Students €12,950 per year
Certificate of Higher Education (exit award only at level 4), Diploma of Higher Education (exit award only at level 5), Bachelors Degree with Honours.
BIMM Berlin and Hamburg are part of the BIMM Group, Europe’s largest and leading contemporary music college. BIMM offers a selection of contemporary music degrees and certificates across a number of different disciplines, including guitar, bass, drums, vocals, songwriting, music...
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