Personalised for LOCAL students.
Local student means; you are an Australian citizen or permanent resident, a New Zealand citizen or a permanent humanitarian visa holder.
Personalised for INTERNATIONAL students.
International student means; you are not an Australian citizen or permanent resident, a New Zealand citizen or a permanent humanitarian visa holder.

Music Facilities

As a music student at Melbourne Polytechnic, you’ll develop your skills in a range of fully-equipped studios, practice and performance rooms, under the guidance of passionate and experienced teachers.

Our facilities include:

  • The Yarra Edge Music Centre at Fairfield campus
  • David Williamson Theatre at Prahran campus
  • 100-seat auditoriums with grand pianos, full backline, and production and recording capabilities.
  • Practice rooms
  • Sound-proofed practice rooms equipped with equipment for your individual and ensemble practice
  • Computer labs with full complement of current music software.
  • Recording studios and post-production suites.
Protools Live Session
Recording Studio at Fairfield
Yarra Edge Music Centre
David Williamson Theatre

Music performance courses

Bachelor of Music
Higher Education, Music Performance and Industry - Full Time - Fairfield
VTAC Higher Education, Music Performance and Industry - Full Time - Fairfield
Melbourne Polytechnic’s Bachelor of Music recognises that great musicians require a solid musical foundation, skills to adapt to current trends and awareness of a global spectrum of music.
Bachelor of Songwriting and Music Production
Higher Education, Sound Production, Music Performance and Industry - Full Time - Fairfield
VTAC Higher Education, Sound Production, Music Performance and Industry - Full Time - Fairfield
Our Bachelor of Songwriting and Music Production is a music artist’s degree for emerging songwriters, composers and music producers, who will be taught as artists. Be part of something unique - nowhere else in Australia can you explore your musical, artistic career in this way and to degree level.
Advanced Diploma of Music Industry - Performance CUA60515
Music Performance and Industry - Full Time - Fairfield, Prahran
Music Performance and Industry - Full Time - Fairfield, Prahran
Polish your performance skills and step into the limelight as you prepare for nights playing in Melbourne’s leading music venues. Take the next step in your musical career with the Advanced Diploma of Music Industry (Performance).
Diploma of Music Industry - Music Production CUA50815
Music Performance and Industry, Sound Production - Full Time - Fairfield
VTAC Music Performance and Industry, Sound Production - Full Time - Fairfield
Start your career in the music industry. Enrol in our Diploma of Music Industry - Music Production, where you'll learn specialist skills for sound production and get qualified to work as a professional composer, DJ, sound designer and sound producer in Melbourne's vibrant music scene.
Certificate IV in Music Industry - Performance CUA40915
Music Performance and Industry - Full Time - Fairfield, Prahran
VTAC Music Performance and Industry - Full Time - Fairfield, Prahran
Tune in and transform your ebullient love of music into a toe-tapping career. Our Certificate IV in Music Industry (Performance) will teach you about performance, musicianship, contemporary and commercial music, music technology, composing and business skills. You'll learn the fundamentals and decide where you can specialise.
Certificate IV in Music Industry - Performance (Evening/Flexible) CUA40915
Music Performance and Industry - Part Time - Fairfield
Music Performance and Industry - Part Time - Fairfield
Take the next step in creating the music you love by building your musicianship skills and knowledge. Transform your ebullient love of music into a toe-tapping career. Our Certificate IV in Music Industry emphasises performance and musicianship, where you’ll learn the fundamentals and decide where to specialise