Learn about sound production or contemporary-music theory and performance with our music courses.

You can study at degree level.

Bachelor of Music
Explore your love of music with a Bachelor of Music at VU, and prepare for a range of exciting careers.
Duration 3 years Campus Footscray Nicholson Delivery mode Hybrid, In person

Studying music at VU

At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.

We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.

You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.


Depending on your course and experience, you could have a career within the music industry including the following:

  • music performance artist
  • instrumental music or music theory teacher
  • composer, songwriter or arranger
  • musical director or band leader
  • music administrator
  • sound artist
  • music producer
  • accompanist.

Some students go on to become a secondary music teacher with our Masters of Teaching (Secondary). Others go on to study music therapy.