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Arts and Cultural Management

University of South Australia

24 months
35900 AUD/year
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In this exciting Arts and Cultural Management degree from University of South Australia, you will develop an advanced understanding of contemporary management theory and how it applies to the various elements of the creative arts and cultural industries. 


Developed in consultation with industry partners, this Arts and Cultural Management degree from University of South Australia equips students with the diverse business skills and knowledge required to manage successful arts and cultural organisations, programs, festivals, events and venues.

You will study areas such as arts management and philanthropy, and arts and cultural events management. As a graduate, you can rest assured that this is a globally competitive degree that is respected internationally for its quality and relevance to industry. You will be equipped with the knowledge and experience to succeed as a leader within the arts and cultural sectors, enabling you to address the challenges of sustainability that build relationships with audiences and industry stakeholders to enhance cultural vitality.

Your career

Upon graduation, you will be well-equipped for a management role in all areas of the arts and cultural sector.

You could consider roles such as gallery manager, festival director, theatre manager, artistic director, executive producer or corporate partnerships manager in settings such as:

  • museums, galleries, zoos and aquaria 
  • performing arts and theatrical companies
  • arts centres and venues
  • festivals and events
  • funding agencies such as government arts departments and councils
  • small artist cooperatives
  • entrepreneurial companies that stage events, touring performances and exhibitions
  • government organisations
  • entertainment businesses
  • new media organisations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Arts and Cultural Leadership and Governance
  • Accounting for Management 
  • Marketing Management
  • Arts and Cultural Audiences
  • Arts Environment
  • Festival and Event Management
  • Arts Management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • There is no closing date for submitting your application however the admissions process takes between one and three weeks.


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements


Applicants are required to have one of the following:

  • A completed bachelor degree from a recognised higher education institution or equivalent; or
  • A completed graduate diploma from a recognised higher education institution; or
  • A completed graduate certificate from a recognised higher education institution.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35900 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Domestic Students: Commonwealth Supported

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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