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

Music Performance and Industry

Study Music Performance and Industry at Melbourne Polytechnic and get ready to put your music skills in the spotlight.

Find your sound in creative surrounds

Get ready for the stage with Melbourne Polytechnic’s Music Performance and Industry courses, from Certificate qualifications to our unique Bachelor of Songwriting and Music Production. You’ll study a diverse range of musical styles, incorporating theory, performance, and technology. Whether you’re a performer with a dream to fill arenas or a composer keen to score films, you’ll find a course to help you advance your skills and make industry connections.

All of Melbourne Polytechnic’s music teachers are active musicians, producers, or technicians. You can choose conservatorium or casual style study and focus on anything from classic to contemporary, our music course aims to develop your individual music style in the context of a strong musical education.

Our music students have access to practice rooms, instruments, professional studio recording booths, and equipment, Mac computer labs with composing and mixing software, and more. We work with industry to get you on stage at some of Melbourne’s most iconic venues.

Join Melbourne Polytechnic’s large and diverse music community and study the craft and creativity of music in Australia’s music city.