BIMM University


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About us

At BIMM University, we provide an extensive range of courses in modern music, performing arts, filmmaking, and creative technology to over 8,000 students across eight campuses in the UK, Ireland, and Germany. We have a long-standing commitment to providing the highest quality in creative industries education, allowing students to maximise their career potential.

BIMM University comprises four academic schools: BIMM Music Institute, Screen and Film School, Performers College, and Institute for Contemporary Theatre.

Shaping the future of the creative industries

BIMM inspires the next generation of industry professionals through the creation of inclusive and creative learning environments that remove barriers and create opportunities for equal participation in the creative industries.

What makes us different

For 40 years, we’ve equipped our students with the knowledge and skills they need to meet the demands of the creative industries – and graduate feeling industry-ready. Beyond academic life, BIMM University offers a community built on a shared passion, creativity, and belief system. Our inclusive culture is at the core of everything that we do, binding us together and driving us forwards.

As a BIMM University student, you’ll benefit from a range of unique collaborative opportunities across music, film and performing arts; developing skills you will take into your future creative careers.

I am immensely proud of the unique contribution our communities make to both the higher education sector and the creative industries, and the way in which our graduates embrace their role in transforming the world around us through their creativity.

Professor Louise Jackson
Academic Director and Provost

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Course locations

BIMM Music Institute Brighton

38-42 Brunswick Street West, Brighton and Hove, BN3 1EL

Performers College Birmingham

Little Ann Street, Birmingham, B5 5SR

Institute for Contemporary Theatre Brighton

Vantage Point, New England Street, Brighton, BN1 4GW

BIMM University Berlin

BIMM Institute Berlin, House of Music, Revaler Str. 99, Berlin, 10245

Screen and Film School Brighton

48a Old Steine, Brighton and Hove, BN1 1NH

BIMM Music Institute Birmingham

93-96 Floodgate Street, Birmingham, B5 5SR

BIMM Music Institute Manchester

BIMM Manchester, 8 Great Marlborough Street, Manchester, M1 5NN

Screen and Film School Manchester

Bank Chambers, Faulkner Street, Manchester, M1 4EH

Performers College Essex

Southend Road, Corringham, SS17 8JT

Institute for Contemporary Theatre Manchester

The Dancehouse, 10 Oxford Road, Manchester, M1 5QA

Screen and Film School Birmingham

93-96 Floodgate Street, Birmingham, B5 5SR

BIMM Music Institute Bristol

25 King Square, Bristol, BS2 8JN

BIMM Music Institute London

Barclays House, Effie Road, Fulham, London, SW6 1EN