Study Music

Stand out from the crowd and take your passion to the next level. The programmes here give you the flexibility to get creative while at the same time gaining industry experience. Come and surround yourself with like-minded people and learn from tutors directly from the industry.


New Zealand Certificate in DJ and Electronic Music Production

Turn your passion into a career and become a DJ ready to turn it up in the industry! Boost your skills training under working DJ's. Plus you’ll learn from industry speakers who are club owners, performers and world-class DJs. Focus on DJ performance, turntable skills, the art of mixing, the history of DJing, music production and industry studies.

  • Level 4
  • 1 year, full-time

New Zealand Certificate in Music

Develop your musical skills and understanding of the industry. Gain skills in a predominately hands-on environment, you’ll play in bands (ensembles), learn about theory, composition, music production, and how to be a professional, as well as focusing on your specialist instrument. Individual lessons are provided by a range of tutors who perform regularly at national and international concerts with well-known bands.

  • Level 4
  • 1 year, full-time

New Zealand Diploma in Music (Level 6)

Take your musical skills to the next level. Develop your instrument and musicianship skills to a high level. Work together on composing songs, putting on shows, performing at Te Auaha and playing gigs at music venues around Wellington. Build your portfolio while gaining industry experience.

  • Level 6
  • 2 years, full-time

Bachelor of Creativity (Performing Arts)

Stand out from the crowd and let your style shine with the final year of this programme. Build on the knowledge and skills you have acquired to create an original body of work for your industry-ready portfolio. Learn from industry professionals who will teach you the skills to be work-ready.

  • Level 7
  • 1 year, full-time

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