Bachelor of Global Studies/Bachelor of Music

Quick facts  
Programme type Undergraduate
Points 540 
Duration Full-time 4.5 years 
Next start date Semester One 2020, 2 March; Semester Two 2020, 20 July
Locations City Campus

Programme overview

Follow your musical passion while you enrich your study of global issues, different cultures and varied perspectives.

Entry requirements

Qualification Minimum requirements
NCEA level 3


With a minimum of 16 credits in each of three subjects from Table and/or Table B ; and/or the following languages: Chinese, Cook Island Māori, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Samoan, Spanish, Tongan

Cambridge International


With three subjects from Table A and/or Table B ; and/or the following languages: Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Spanish

International Baccalaureate


Study of an additional language is encouraged.

Selection into the BGlobalSt/BMus programme will be based on your academic history and, for some music specialisations, on the strength of your audition or portfolio. (A specialisation in Composition or Music Studies has no audition or portfolio requirements.) View the audition or portfolio requirements for the following specialisations:

Degree planning

Information and advice

For further details, please contact the Arts Student Centre.