The musical excellence, academic aptitude and personal skills that you develop on your course will make you highly prized by employers, whatever your chosen career path after university.
Our graduates work with prestigious orchestras and music institutions within the UK and globally. Sheffield music graduates have also forged successful careers within a range of other fields, from audio programming to marketing.
Meet our graduates
Our graduates play key roles in leading music institutions, from the Royal Opera House to Opera North.
Where can a music degree take you?
Your degree with us really is just the beginning, and it can take you wherever you want to go.
Studying music will teach you important skills for the world of work.
Work experience opportunities
Outside of your studies, there are many extra-curricular and work experience opportunities available.
These experiences can develop your skills and demonstrate your abilities to an employer.
The excellence of your academic and practical learning at the University will stand you in good stead for further study. Many of our graduates take advantage of our diverse range of MA courses and PhD opportunities.
Our postgraduate pathways offer both on-campus and distance learning opportunities.