Postgraduate qualifications

Take the next step in your studies and enrol in a postgraduate qualification at Te Kōkī, New Zealand School of Music.

Music degrees previously offered by Massey University and Victoria University of Wellington are now awarded jointly by the two universities as NZSM qualifications.

Select your qualification to learn more.

Qualification Abbreviation Duration
(Full-time study)
Location

Academic Pathway

Bachelor of Music with Honours

BMus(Hons)

1 year

Wellington and Auckland

Bachelor of Arts with Honours BA(Hons) 1 year Wellington

Graduate Diploma in Music

GDipMus

1 year

Wellington (Kelburn Campus)

Master of Music MMus 1 year Wellington and Auckland
Doctor of Philosophy PhD 3 years Wellington and Auckland

Creative/Performance Pathway

Graduate Diploma in Music GDipMus 1 year Wellington (Kelburn Campus)
Postgraduate Diploma of Music PGDipMus 1 year Wellington and Auckland
Master of Musical Arts MMA 1 year Wellington and Auckland
Artist Diploma ArtDip 2 years Wellington (Kelburn Campus)
Doctor of Musical Arts DMA 3 years Wellington (Kelburn Campus)

Music Therapy

Master of Music Therapy MMusTher 2 years Wellington (Mt Cook Campus)

For more information see also our NZSM qualifications pathways.