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Music Studies (Opera Performance)

University of Sydney

24 months
40500 AUD/year
8021 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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At Music Studies (Opera Performance) from University of Sydney your focus will be on thorough technical and stylistic preparation for imaginative and engaged performance. Interpretative skills are supported by expert tuition in lyric diction as well as separate language classes.  


Music Studies (Opera Performance) from University of Sydney has a long tradition of producing singers of exceptional quality for concert and opera stages in Australia and worldwide. Your development as a singer and performer will be mentored and supported to reach your potential by teaching staff who are internationally experienced active performers, teachers and researchers.


  • Opera singer
  • Concert and Oratorio singer
  • Professional Ensemble singer
  • Professional Opera Chorus singer
  • Singing teacher (primary, secondary, tertiary and/or private)
  • Music research/academia
  • Broadcaster
  • Music writer/blogger/critic
  • Artist agent
  • Arts administrator

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Opera Diction 
  • Advanced Opera Performance Stage 
  • Advanced Opera Performance Voice 
  • Advanced Opera Repertoire 
  • Advanced Opera Diction 

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


96 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 077459F
  • English language results
  • Academic transcripts
  • Submit an online application direct to the University of Sydney by clicking apply from this page. International applicants can apply through a University overseas representative (education agent) if they wish.
  • Take note of the application number (IPU or student ID)
  • Register an audition using your application number via the Sydney Conservatorium of Music website.
  • Entry is by audition, which is held at the Conservatorium. If you are unable to attend in person, you may upload a video audition in the audition application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40500 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    8021 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8021 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 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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