Design Management and Technical Arts Careers

88% of our students who graduated in 2009 from our School of Design, Management and Technical Arts remain in sustained employment or further study, five years after graduating.*

There's still time to apply for a range of degrees in our School of Design, Management and Technical Arts from September 2017.

Graduates from the School have progressed into a range of careers not only in theatre, dance and opera but also the wider Creative Industries including; Film, TV, Concerts, Radio, Corporate Events, Festivals, Architecture, Cruise Liners, Live Art and Public Relations.

In the videos below, our current students, graduates and industry professionals talk about the industry relevant training provided here at Rose Bruford College and the wide range of career opportunities and transferable skills we deliver through our degree programmes.

To apply, follow the links to the relevant course page and click on the 'Apply' link or e-mail for more information. If you are an international student, please e-mail 

BA (Hons) Costume Production

Occupations include:
Costume Assistant
Costume Maker
Costume Supervisor
Wardrobe Assistant

Visit the Costume Production course page.


BA (Hons) Creative Lighting Control

Occupations include:
Lighting Designer
Lighting Technician
Lighting Programmer
Video Designer

Visit the Creative Lighting Control course page


BA (Hons) Lighting Design

Occupations include:
Lighting Designer
Lighting Technician
Lighting Programmer

Visit the Lighting Design course page

BA (Hons) Performance Sound

Occupations include:
Live Mixing Engineer
Sound Artist
Sound Editor
Sound Operator
Studio Manager

Visit the Performance Sound course page


BA (Hons) Scenic Arts (Construction, Props and Painting)

Occupations include:
Prop Maker
Scenic Artist
Scenic Carpenter
Scenic Engineer
Scenic Painter
Scenic Welder

Visit the Scenic Arts course page


BA (Hons) Stage Management

Occupations include:
Arts Manager
Events Manager
Stage Manager
Venue Manager

Visit the Stage Management course page

BA (Hons) Theatre Design

Occupations include:
Concept Designer
Costume Assistant
Costume Designer
Set Designer
Theatre Designer

Visit the Theatre Design course page


*Source: Department for Education