Broadstairs College - Music
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Pathways are made up of courses focused on future careers or further education opportunities

Our model includes ‘real world’ projects, regular gigs in music venues and a chance to release your own records. These are unique opportunities that our modern music students get to experience and you could be next!

Your journey into the music industry is important to us. We will nurture your music talents and support you in perfecting your performance and production skills. Our highly experienced team will help you to understand how the modern music industry operates and teach you the latest techniques.

You will create music productions for live events, record/media release and for client projects, all while gaining essential industry experience and transferable skills that employers want.


The music area has rehearsal and recording studios, industry-standard kit and the latest technologies. There is a large range of music performance and media spaces too.

Careers in this industry include:

  • Musician
  • Composer
  • Sound Engineer
  • Music Producer
  • Music Teacher

Career Prospects

Example: Musicians

 Annual pay
£17,680 - £32,760
Annual pay is per year, based on full-time employment and on the South East region.

Across the UK the workforce is projected to expand by 24% over the period to 2027, adding 12,200 jobs. In the same period, 71% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 36,377 job openings.

Role description

Musicians write, arrange, orchestrate, conduct and perform musical compositions.

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Entry requirements

Our entry requirements allow any student to apply enrol and progress in their studies with us to achieve their full potential.

You will apply for your chosen pathway and at the interview you can discuss what entry criteria you need for each level.

Once you have your GCSEs we can ensure you are enrolled on the best level for you to progress and succeed at College.

Please see our Group entry requirements

What's next?

Step 1 - Apply

Once you apply, you will have an interview to discuss your chosen pathway

Step 2 - Interview

We will contact you with appropriate options for conducting your interview, either online or in person.

At your interview, we will discuss the entry requirements for each level and course. It is also your opportunity to make sure that the pathway meets your goals and ambitions.

Courses at Broadstairs College

If you know exactly which course and level you need to apply for, or want more information, please select from the options below:

Need more help?

Our advice and guidance team can be contacted to help you understand your next steps at College.

Courses at Broadstairs College

If you know exactly which course and level you need to apply for, or want more information, please select from the options below:

Why people love Music

Showcasing Student Talent

Showcasing Student Talent

Our students have the opportunity to take part in live events throughout the year. From gigs at local bars to performing at our annual Student Awards, our students get to showcase their talent and learn about the music industry. 

Power Of Women Thanet

Power Of Women Thanet

Music students have the chance to work collaboratively on a variety of projects with POW! Thanet, including workshops with local performers and songwriters.

Students take social action into their own hands

Students take social action into their own hands

Creative Industries students took to the stage to raise money for the Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal. Music students were given the opportunity to showcase original material as well treating the audience to some well known classics, whilst Performing Arts students worked hard behind the scenes to ensure the event was a success.

Contact us

We'd love to hear from you

Ramsgate Road
Broadstairs, Kent
CT10 1PN

01843 605040