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Monash University

  • 43% international / 57% domestic

Doctor of Music

  • Doctorate (PhD)

Further your music development with a PhD, examining music across genres from early styles to improvisation and real-time machine music.

Key details

Degree Type
Doctorate (PhD)
Duration
4 years full-time, 8 years part-time
Course Code
4088, 0101965
Study Mode
In person
International Fees
$34,700 per year / $138,800 total

About this course

Further your music development with a PhD, examining music across genres from early styles to improvisation and real-time machine music. Monash Arts is internationally recognised for producing innovative, engaging and high quality research, and the PhD (Music) gives you the practical experience and opportunity to develop your expertise as a researcher and the professional tools needed to undertake music for professional purposes.

In the PhD (Music) program, you will be supported and guided by at least two expert supervisors. You will get the practical experience and opportunity to develop your expertise as a researcher and the professional tools needed to work with music professionally.

This PhD program has three components: a live performance, a written thesis, and extensive research. You will also undertake professional development designed to help you become a more effective researcher, and develop general professional skills valuable to prospective employers in academia, industry, government and the broader community.

Study locations

Off-campus

Clayton

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Creative Arts courses at Monash University.
66.7%
Overall satisfaction
75%
Skill scale
68.4%
Teaching scale