Careers and Entrepreneurship

What do Sussex Music grads do?

Find out about what Sussex Music Graduates go on to do. Here is a rundown of what 2017 graduates were doing 6 months after leaving Sussex:

Six months after graduating in 2017

  • Main activity: 89% of respondents from Music were in work or further study. 69% of those in work were in graduate level jobs
  • Sectors: Of those in employment, 50% were in arts, entertainment and recreation, 20% were in accommodation and food service, 10% were in manufacturing, 10% were in information and communication.

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Here are some examples of where they are working or studying and what job roles or courses they are doing:


Samples from our survey:

Job Roles

Samples from our survey:

  • Audio Engineer
  • Composer/Sound Engineer
  • Digital Content Assistant
  • Guitar Craftsman
  • Freelance Music Production
Further Study

Samples from our survey:

  • MA Music and Sonic Media - University of Sussex
  • MSc Computing with Digital Media - University of Sussex
  • MSc Business, Management and Economics - University of Sussex
  • Primary PGCE - University of Sussex

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