MSc Arts & Cultural Management

Burgundy School of Business

Program Description
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AACSB Accredited

MSc Arts & Cultural Management

Burgundy School of Business

MSc in Arts & Cultural Management


The MSc Arts & cultural management is an English-taught postgraduate program that aims is to train future arts and cultural managers, who will be able to work in the dynamic and market of cultural and creative industries, both at a national and international level.


  • Cultural entrepreneurship
  • Arts marketing
  • Digitization & creative industries
  • Cultural project engineering (hands-on experience in the organization of a cultural event or project)


  • 1 Field trip in a European capital city: study visits and conferences, with cultural policy makers and practitioners
  • The organization of a cultural event or the development of a cultural project (cultural project engineering)
  • The development and the presentation of a « cultural diary » by student
  • Entrepreneurship in cultural and creative industries


The cultural industries are one of the biggest employers in the world Cultural and creative industries provide 29.5 million jobs worldwide . (Source: EY, 2015 –study commissioned by CISAC & UNESCO)

The master prepares students for middle and managerial positions in the fields of performing arts (theatre, dance, music, etc.), cultural heritage (cultural heritage sites, museums, galleries, etc), NGOs in the cultural and creative sector, cultural tourism, cultural and creative industries (media, press, films, music industry, etc.).

The students will be able to work as event and project managers in the cultural sector, administration managers and assistants for cultural and creative organizations, in community development, in communication, fundraising and development. Special focus will be put on assisting the students in developing their entrepreneurial project.


Admission requirements

A non-French Bachelor’s Degree in any major.
French candidates must have completed a French Master 1 to apply. Application is also possible for French students holding a bachelor degree only if they have a relevant working experience (minimum 3 years).

Candidates should demonstrate a personal interest/ experience in one of several arts or creative fields and or have a professional project in the sector.

English language certificate (for non-native speakers): TOEIC (750), IELTS (6.0)

Application deadline

June 30th


Duration: 1 year

Next Start: September

Language : English

Tuition fees: €9,800 per year

Burgundy School Of Business: embrace your destiny

International recognition

  • BSB 125th top Business School in the World to have the dual AACSB/EQUIS Accreditation.
  • With its AACSB accreditation, BSB is among the best business schools in the world (top 5%).
  • BSB’s Master in Management degree is EPAS accredited and is ranked 67th by the Financial Times (September 2016).
  • BSB created in 1900 and has longstanding ties to the business community.
  • BSB has an impressive network of 10,000 alumni around the world.

Personalised accompaniment

  • Small classes (40 students maximum)
  • Individual support for your application process and visa procedures.
  • Personal advice to help you build your professional project and find your work placements or first job.


  • 500 International students
  • 65 different nationalities
  • 37% international professors
  • 41% of our graduate begin their careers abroad
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated July 4, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2, 2019
1 year
Full time
9,800 EUR
€9,800 per year
June 7, 2019
France - Dijon, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Start date : Sept. 2, 2019
Application deadline June 7, 2019
End date June 30, 2020
Sept. 2, 2019
France - Dijon, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Application deadline June 7, 2019
End date June 30, 2020