24 months
36480 AUD/year
26880 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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This Master of Arts (Arts Management) from RMIT University will teach you core strategic skills and knowledge to help you succeed in the arts industry.    

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From managing festivals, events and museums to working as an advisor in the community, education and government sector – you'll emerge from this Master of Arts (Arts Management) from RMIT University  as a highly skilled, reflective and ethical practitioner committed to making a contribution to arts management and the community.  

Learning from industry practitioners and professional educators, you'll recognise, develop and extend your professional knowledge, skills, attitudes and values within a flexible learning framework.

You'll have many opportunities to develop networks with industry practitioners to help establish yourself as an arts professional.


The arts industry is increasingly demanding qualifications and professional training. Graduates of this program are employable as skilled senior practitioners in areas such as arts administration and management, and project management, in a variety of educational, training, community and arts settings.

Career paths from this program are broad but all have a focus on arts, community and policy development and engagement and include roles such as:

  • arts officer in local government
  • community officer
  • policy advisor to government
  • management for cultural and artistic institutions
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Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Arts Management
  • Community Arts Management
  • Cultural Policy and Practice  
  • Curating Contemporary Art 
  • Expanded Curating
  • Gallery and Museum Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have successfully completed an Australian Bachelor degree or equivalent overseas qualification.
  • You may also be considered if you have significant work experience or professional practice.
  • CRICOS number: 103234C   

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36480 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36480 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    26880 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26880 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.



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