Course Details


Bachelor Degree

Study Load

Full Time

Study Mode

In Class

Course Location

Western Australia

The University of Western Australia

Bachelor of Music

Study music at UWA and join one of the world’s highest-ranked performing arts programs. This extended major degree allows you to work with world-class musicians to develop your skills as an emerging artist. You will have the opportunity to pursue postgraduate training in many areas, including national and international centres of music excellence, and be ready for a career in the creative arts industry.

Why study Music

  • UWA has a long history in developing world-class performers, composers and musicologists
  • Make industry connections with the leading players in Western Australia and internationally, including WASO, WA Opera, the music industry and leading performers in the classical and music technology fields
  • You’ll learn from world-class teachers in your instrument and/or field
  • This highly practical degree means you’ll learn performance by performing

Career opportunities

  • Performer
  • Composer
  • DJ
  • Creative artist
  • Music administrator
  • Academic
  • Music teacher
  • Music psychologist

Admission requirements

To be considered for this course you need to:

  • achieve the University’s minimum entry score
  • demonstrate English language competence
  • satisfy any prerequisites for your preferred majors (refer to individual major descriptions for prerequisite details)

You can view the prerequisites and recommended subjects for your chosen course here.

View our admission requirements for specific information, depending on your education history.