Music

Music at ANU nurtures outstanding musical artistry through the intersection of performance, composition and technology, underpinned by a keen interest in music inquiry within creative and professional practice. It fosters creativity through offering a diversity of experiences in an environment that encourages excellence, passion and entrepreneurship.

Studying Music at ANU provides students with a unique 21st Century musical experience, which includes classical, jazz and contemporary performance, multimedia composition, and audio engineering and recording. Students can specialise in one or more of five majors: performance; composition for film and video games; composition; music technology; and musicology.

Music staff at ANU nurture outstanding musical artistry in performance, composition and technology, underpinned by a keen interest in music inquiry within creative and professional practice. They fosters creativity through offering a diversity of experiences in an environment that encourages excellence, passion and entrepreneurship.

Check the School of Music website for more information on the faculty, research, projects, latest news, upcoming events and more.

^Times Higher Education - Global University Employability Ranking 2021

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#1 in Australia for graduate employability^

Degree programs

Bachelor of Arts

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3 in Australia
33 for Arts and Humanities in World*

3 year full-time
Semester 1 & 2 intake

#1 in Australia for graduate employability^

UAC Code: 131003
CRICOS Code: 074016B
Bachelor of Music

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3 years
Semester 1 intake

#1 in Australia for graduate employability^

UAC Code: 139114
CRICOS Code: 073990G
Graduate Certificate of Studies

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0.5 Year FT or 3 Years PT
Semester 1 & 2 intake

#1 in Australia for graduate employability^

UAC Code: 830584
CRICOS Code: 082261M

Hear from our students

It was probably in my first year of university that I really decided that this was the thing for me.
Cal , PhD (Music)

My brilliant career

Rebecca Lloyd
Rebecca is an award winning composer and flautist, attracting worldwide attention for her original compositions for feature films and documentaries.
Rebecca Lloyd , B Music

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