Begin Your Creative Journey at JMC Academy

An application to JMC Academy is your gateway to an immersive and innovative learning journey, where education extends beyond traditional classrooms into the realms of real-world experiences, creative explorations, and collaborative projects. Here, you're not just attending classes; you're joining a vibrant community of passionate creative individuals. This environment encourages you to harness your unique talents, build your creative network, and shape your own path in the dynamic world of the creative industries.

JMC Academy is where you can become the most inspired, most skilled, and most authentic version of yourself, with collaboration enriching your educational experience.

How to Apply

Interested individuals can start by filling out our online application form available on the JMC Academy website. This form gathers essential information about your educational background and the course you wish to pursue. Once your application is submitted, it will be reviewed by the admissions team, and you will be contacted for a further discussion. 

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VIC Only: All year 12 students in Victoria looking to study at our Melbourne campus for our main February intake must apply via VTAC. All other applicants in Victoria must apply via our website above. 

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See our VTAC guidelines  →

The Application & Interview Process

Once your application is received, one of our Student Admissions Advisors will contact you. This call is to confirm the details of your application and evaluate the most suitable course and study options for you. If your aspirations align with our offerings, we'll arrange a more in-depth on-campus interview to further guide you through the next steps of your academic journey.

Depending on the course you've applied for, applicants may need to submit additional materials such as a portfolio or an audition. Throughout this process, your Student Admissions Advisor offers guidance and support to ensure a smooth and informative experience.

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Undergraduate & Postgraduate Entry Criteria

If you've met our general entry criteria, you're all set to begin your application process with us. 

For year 12 students in Victoria, please ensure you also consult the VTAC Guidelines to fully understand the application requirements.

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Financial Aid

At JMC Academy, we understand that financial considerations are a key aspect of your educational journey. To support our students in attaining their educational aspirations, our higher education undergraduate and postgraduate courses are eligible for FEE-HELP to assist in managing the costs of your studies. The FEE-HELP loan scheme is a government-funded program available to eligible students in Australia. 

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Key Dates

June 2024
Orientation starts week of 27th May
Classes start week of 3rd June


August 2024
Orientation starts week of 5th August
Classes start week of 12th August

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May 2024

Upcoming Open Day dates →

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is ideal for those who have gained skills and knowledge that are equivalent to what would be learned in a JMC course, whether through formal education, work experience, or informal learning. 

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Tips for Applying to JMC

Admission to JMC looks beyond conventional metrics such as test scores and academic achievements — we seek individuals who are deeply immersed in their creative passions with the ability to learn. 

What fuels your creative passions? What inspires your artistic or technical pursuits? Share with us what truly motivates you in your creative journey.

Follow these tips:

  • The interview is a casual conversation in a relaxed setting. 
  • We have no ATAR requirements.
  • You must have completed year 12 in the Australian school system or satisfy an alternate entry requirement.
  • Throughout the process, JMC Academy's admissions team is available to assist with any questions and guide you through each step, ensuring a smooth and supportive application experience.
  • We want you to be comfortable so feel free to bring a family member, friend or other supporting person to your interview.
  • Be yourself! We look forward to meeting you.

Admissions Team


02 8241 8899

03 9624 2929

07 3360 4500


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm (local time)
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Public Holidays: Closed