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Entry requirements

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Months of entry


Course content

  • Become a highly-skilled and highly-aware ensemble musician, and achieve a professional standard in your orchestral ensemble performance through a practical internship with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
  • Develop the confidence to perform at your peak under pressure in audition, recording, and performance settings
  • Understand and develop the mental and emotional capabilities necessary for consistent skill execution and positive performance experiences
  • Establish the entrepreneurial skills to assist you in your early career as an orchestral musician
  • Learn to identify, prevent, and manage health risks associated with playing your instrument for extended time periods

Information for international students

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.

Fees and funding

The MCM has an array of scholarships available for current graduate students, along with a selection for those students who have completed their studies at the Faculty.

The University also has a range of scholarships available to international graduate students. For comprehensive details visit the University's Future Students website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Masters
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Samantha Fossey