300 point program
3 years full-time / part-time unavailable
2019 Mid-Year intake
International applications open: 4 March 2019
Domestic applications open (via VTAC): 8 April 2019
All mid-year applications close: 7 June 2019, 5pm (Australian Eastern Standard Time UTC+10)
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, however a competitive ATAR is required for entry to the Performance / Composition / Musicology / Ethnomusicology specialisations.
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 listed above.
1. University Application
Domestic applicants apply via VTAC so please refer to their requirements.
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.
All applicants must attend an audition as part of the final component of their application. For more information on the audition and interview process please visit Auditions & Interviews tab.
In addition to your University application fee, applicants will be charged a non-refundable processing fee of:
- $5USD payable via SlideRoom
Interested in more than one specialisation or instrument?
Submit one direct application via the University's application portal and a separate Audition Application Form where you can list the instruments you wish to apply for. You will have to demonstrate proficiency on each instrument. You may also be required to attend separate auditions and will be notified separately of these requirements after the application close dates.