Joint degrees: bachelor of music and business administration


Discover the business of music at Memorial University – the only university in Canada to offer a comprehensive, integrated program in both music and business administration.

This program enables students to earn two degrees – a bachelor of music (B.Mus.) and bachelor of business administration (BBA) – in just five years!

The joint music and business program aims to develop world-class musicians who have the business acumen to forge successful careers, work in the music industry and establish entrepreneurial ventures.

Learning and development will focus on:

  • Musical and technical development
  • Performance
  • Theory
  • Composition
  • Musicologies
  • Music technology
  • Ensembles
  • Leadership
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing
  • Management
  • And more!

Admission Requirements
Admission to the program is competitive. Candidates must meet the admission requirements for Memorial’s bachelor of music program, and be admitted to that program, to complete this joint degree program.

Application Deadline
The deadline to apply for Memorial’s bachelor of music is Jan. 15, 2019. Students must be admitted to the music program in order to complete the joint degree of music and business administration.

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Memorial’s joint B.Mus./BBA is expected to receive formal approval by the Board of Regents in December. Applications may not be accepted until that time. Interested students may subscribe to receive updates on the program, including information about auditions, events and deadline reminders, here.


Faculty of Business Administration

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000