Doctor of Musical Arts

University of Auckland

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Entry requirements

Degree of Master of Music with First Class honours or Second Class Honours Division One

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

A DMA graduate will be a high-profile performing musician capable of pursuing a professional career as a soloist, teacher, broadcaster and recording artist. His or her performances will be characterised by highly developed technique and musical insights, research-based knowledge of a wide repertoire, and an understanding of current trends and issues.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Creative Arts at this level can earn:


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

Not Available

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 61 62 63
Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264

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