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Study music at Melbourne

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Our specialist graduate music programs are led by internationally renowned teachers with strong industry connections. Intensive learning experiences and professional placements in a variety of settings are embedded into each of our programs, so you can launch your career with confidence.

Designed for those wishing to practice as music therapists in settings such as hospitals, special schools, aged care facilities, community health programs, and private practice. Learn traditional and ground-breaking theoretical approaches to practice, from preschool-aged children through to older adults.

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A professional training program offering elite-level training for opera singers and répétiteurs.  Students will prepare for specific roles and be actively engaged in performance opportunities in-house and via industry placements with professional opera companies, in Australia and internationally.

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Become a leader in music education as a performer-teacher. Participate in a range of learning opportunities, connected to the study of Western classical and contemporary music, underpinned by the latest research and taught by internationally renowned experts.

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The first and only course of its kind in the Asia-Pacific region offering elite-level training for aspiring orchestral musicians. At the core of this intensive two-year program is Orchestral Experience, a series of intensive learning experiences in which students will engage with the full spectrum of repertoire and performance contexts of the modern symphony orchestra.

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Why study music?

  • Each program includes industry and professional placements
  • Study in state-of-the-art facilities in the heart of Melbourne's Arts Precinct
  • Our programs are taught by expert professionals with strong industry connections

Graduate Study Series

The countdown is on for our Grad Study Series starting this October! Choose from more than 30 events held online and on campus where you'll meet academics and staff to get all the course advice you need to take the next step in your career.

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Looking for personalised advice?

Find out more about our graduate degrees and get support with your application. Speak to our expert staff online, via phone or at an upcoming event. You can also register to learn more about your course options and opportunities via email.