State of the Art Facilities

Northbrook College Sussex owns one of the most comprehensive recording studio complexes in Europe. We have over 25 studios including control/ live room suites, air conditioned performance spaces, pre and post production rooms, along with dedicated computer clusters and a sound and synthesis lab. From October 2015, we take our facilities to the next level with new cutting edge recording and rehearsal studios designed and built at our University Centre in West Durrington.


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Music students can also make use of The Northbrook Theatre, an on-campus performance space, which can accommodate up to 300 people. The purpose built theatre is extensively resourced with up-to-the-minute technical equipment: sound system, moving lights and multimedia projection. Learn more about The Northbrook Theatre


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Music Industry Expertise

Northbrook music courses give you the chance of a direct route into employment, self-employment and freelancing, developing your cultural, technological and business skills within the music industry. Our courses are crafted in close partnership with the music and media industries and endorsed by professional bodies, alumni and reviewers.

Northbrook music tutors have a wealth of professional music industry experience in Acoustics, Arranging & Scoring, Artist Management, Music Festivals, Songwriting, Artist Production, Composition, Event Management, Library Music, Live Performance, Live Sound, Music for Film, Sound Design and Studio Construction & Maintenance. Northbrook music courses assess you on the creation of your professional portfolio which showcases your talent. As you progress, you will grow skills in self-management to prepare you for a successful career in the music and cultural industries. We have our own radio station, a record label and promotion company that hosts regular nights in and around Brighton and Worthing. These businesses are run by students, for students, giving you the opportunity to highlight real music industry experience on your CV and prepare you for the exciting next steps.


Graduate career successes

Top rated by QAA and Ofsted inspectors

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