Doctor of Musical Arts

University of Waikato

Subject area

Creative Arts not elsewhere classified


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Entry requirements

Master of Music with First or Second Class Honours or equivalent and audition successfully.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

A DMA graduate will be an outstanding performing musician equipped for a career as a professional soloist, ensemble member, or teacher. DMA graduates are ideally qualified for careers in the tertiary sector as performer-academics. A graduates musical performances will be of an international level of quality, enriched and informed by applied advanced research into his or her speciality, and revealing an awareness of current scholarly work in the field.

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Lake Taupo Charitable Trust Education Grants

Provided by:

Lake Taupo Charitable Trust



Determined by Trustees

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Sir Edmund Hillary Medal

Provided by:

University of Waikato - Scholarships Office



$1,500 and a medal.

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Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 924 528
Phone: (07) 838 4448
Fax: (07) 838 4253

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