Higher Studies in music

Edith Cowan University Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts

The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) at Edith Cowan University operates as a Registered Training Organisation, provider number 4756.  WAAPA is recognised nationally and internationally for the quality of its graduates. We provide the most comprehensive range of performing arts training in Australia; our students can choose from a range of internationally recognised courses. And our world-class staff, working in state-of-the-art performance and teaching facilities, provide rigorous and specialised training of the highest order.
Our courses offer students the opportunity to realise their artistic ambitions. Entry into courses is competitive and prospective students undertake an audition and / or interview as part of the application process.
WAAPA is situated on the Mount Lawley Campus of Edith Cowan University, approximately ten minutes north of Perth’s CBD, and well serviced by public transport.