How to apply to the Bachelor of Music

Step 1: Apply

Application dates: see the relevant website below

Domestic applications – ANU Undergraduate

International applications – ANU Undergraduate

Current ANU students – Transferring between degrees

For further information on how to apply to ANU please visit the ANU website.

Step 2: Audition Registration

Create an ANU School of Music Audition Profile in Embark and schedule an audition, or upload a digital audition.

Live Performance Auditions

April 2019 Thursday 11, Friday 12, Saturday 13
(For Direct
ANU Applicants)
November 2019 Thursday 28, Friday 29, Saturday 30

Digital Performance Auditions

Domestic applications

(direct ANU)

close on 14 April 2019
UAC applications

close on 10 November 2019

For more information, email:
Phone: +61 2 6125 5754


Audition Requirements for Performance Majors and Minors

Applicants interested in applying for Classical, Jazz or Contemporary Performance may either attend a live audition or upload a digital audition. Live auditions are highly encouraged. All students who audition will be automatically considered for all relevant scholarships.

Audition requirements may be found in the Auditions Guide.

Portfolios for Music Composition and Music Technology Majors

If you are planning on a major in Composition, Composition for Film & Video Games, or Music Technology the submission of a portfolio of works is strongly encouraged but not essential. Applicants with no prior experience in Composition, Composition for Film and Video Games or Music Technology may submit a statement of interest in lieu of a portfolio.

Applicants in Composition, Composition for Film and Video Games or Music Technology may submit between 1-3 scores and/or recordings of their work that they feel best represents their recent output. Submitted works may be in any musical style. Recordings are optional but not required.

Composition Portfolio Documents

To be uploaded into Embark by 27 October 2019

View on Programs and Courses website

Program details

Plan:  BMUSI
UAC Code: 139114
3 years full-time
144 units

Updated:  24 January 2019/Responsible Officer:  Head of School/Page Contact:  CASS Marketing & Communications