300 point program
3 years full-time / part-time unavailable
Please note the Jazz and Improvisation specialisation does not have a mid-year intake.
2020 Start Year intake (early assessment round for international applicants only)
Applications open: 4 March 2019
Applications close: 30 April 2019, 11.59pm (Australian Eastern Standard Time UTC+10)
Outcomes for early intake assessment will be issued by 30 June 2019. Applications received after 30 April will be assessed during the main assessment round.
2020 Start Year intake (main assessment round for domestic and international applicants)
Applications open: early August 2019 (as per VTAC dates)
Applications close: 30 September 2019, 11.59pm (Australian Eastern Standard Time UTC+10)
Applicants for the Bachelor of Music must meet the following criteria:
- Successful completion of the VCE (or equivalent qualification);
- A study score of at least 25 in Units 3 and 4 English/English Language/Literature;
- A study score of at least 30 in Units 3 and 4 EAL.
There is no minimum ATAR requirement.
English Language Requirements
The University of Melbourne has a set of English language requirements which all applicants must meet. If you have completed a previous degree which was taught and assessed entirely in English you do not have to undertake a test.
How do I apply?
There are three components to each application. Applicants must submit components 1-2 by the application closing date:
1. University Application
Domestic applicants apply via VTAC
International applicants apply directly via the University's application portal*
* International students who are completing Year 12 studies in Australia must apply through VTAC and complete their Audition Application Form as a domestic applicant.
2. Audition Application Form
Upload a photo headshot and complete the Audition Application Form.
After the closing date:
Applicants will be invited to attend an audition as the final component of the application process. For more information, please see the Auditions and Interviews page.
Applicants will be charged a non-refundable processing fee of:
- $5USD payable via the Audition Application Form
Interested in more than one specialisation?
Applicants will only need to submit one University application (VTAC or International application direct to the University) but will be required to submit separate Audition Application Forms (SlideRoom) and attend separate auditions. Please submit one Audition Application Form for each specialisation you wish to apply for.