Master your career...

JMC Academy’s Master of Creative Industries (MCI) puts you in the driver's seat! The unique course will enable you to build on your innovative drive and creative practice by working with you to develop a concept or project that can be taken into the commercial domain upon graduation.

Tailored to individually help you realise your career outcomes, we’ll connect you with hand-picked, specialised mentors to ensure your profile and work - once developed, becomes known to industry. A multidisciplinary, highly collaborative program, this course will give you the freedom and flexibility to explore, innovate, conceptualise, develop and produce a creative project or practice. 

Your project could be anything from creating a short film, recording an EP or album, building a VR experience, producing a film score, animating a music video, launching a music label to choreographing a dance piece. The project is whatever you desire to make it.

Initiate change...

Australia’s creative sector is rapidly emerging as a progressive and powerful economic force, contributing over $30 billion annually to the economy and employing over 100,000 people. It is required to continually change, innovate and disrupt to sustain itself and respond to rapidly changing consumer demands. It needs leaders, change-makers and visionaries like you. 

JMC’s Master of Creative Industries delivers a critical understanding of this booming industry. Focused on real-world production standards, JMC's MCI will give you the freedom to explore, create and apply your skills while developing your own concept into commercial reality. It will build your creative network, strengthen your critical thinking and extend your practice.

Course Duration //

Mindful of your work and general life commitments, the Masters of Creative Industries is available over 4 semesters. Study hours are accommodating and based outside of traditional work hours. For those who are unable to complete the Masters, a Graduate Diploma is an available exit point after the successful completion of 2 semesters.

International students may complete the program in 2 years. The program must be completed full-time in order to satisfy student visa conditions. 


Post-graduate students are selected to study at JMC on the basis of: 
A completed recognised Bachelor degree (or higher) in a * relevant field of study
Interview with Head of MCI 
Relevant work experience in the creative industries field
Project concept or proposal and portfolio of sample work encouraged.   
International Applicants
  International students must also demonstrate English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 6.5 (Academic) with no band be low 6.0. Check out our Postgraduate English Language Requirements sheet for more information.

Download the International Admissions guide.

* A relevant field of study includes: music and sound production, arts management, film + television, music and related studies, entertainment, graphic and design studies, visual arts, interactive + visual design, animation and game design, creative writing, new media, communication and media studies. 
If you do not have a relevant Bachelor degree you may still be accepted based on your other qualifications and/ or industry experience. For more information refer to post-graduate admissions Policies + Procedures or contact us at