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All applicants should check the How to Apply – Postgraduate page first.
When applying for entry to postgraduate study in composition, please submit at least three compositions (in different performance media) which represent your present level of achievement as a composer, present a 1500-2000 word summary of your proposed area of research/creative work and attend an interview.
All applicants must submit their portfolio via our online submission form on our website.
After receiving your compositions, Conservatorium staff will invite you to attend an interview to discuss your compositions, background as a composer, commitment to musical composition and your goals. On the basis of the compositions, proposal and the interview, the Conservatorium staff will assess your potential for the course for which you have applied.