Master of Architectural Science (Audio and Acoustics)

The University of Sydney

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Master of Architectural Science (Audio and Acoustics)
Duration1.5 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The Master of Architectural Science (Audio & Acoustics) provides a solid foundation in the design, measurement and theory of audio and acoustics
  • The students gain a deep understanding of how sound shapes our experience of communication, entertainment, and spatial awareness, opening up a diversity of career paths including audio production, system design and acoustic consulting
  • Throughout the program, the students will combine aesthetic sound design, new media, sound recording and system design with acoustic engineering, computer modelling and psychology
  • Furthermore, the students can extend their coursework-based learning with a research project, and benefit from a diverse offering of electives in recording and sound production
  • Master of Architectural Science Masterclass session Announcement
  • Topic: Low Carbon Retrofit – Master of Architectural Science Masterclass by Dr. Daniel Ryan (Program Director Master of Architectural Science, The University of Sydney School of Architecture, Design & Planning)
    • Description: In this lecture, we will look at how to make changes to a building to improve its performance and efficiency without affecting the building’s form. We will consider the arguments for undertaking retrofits, the different indicators for retrofits, and what general approaches you can take at different design stages.
    • Time: Feb 16, 2021, 04:00 PM in Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
    • Link to register –
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2159465 INR
Hostel & Meals1808342 INR
Insurance29672 INR
Student Services and Amenities Fee16995 INR
Residence Application Fee5609 INR
Lifestyle expenses335418 INR
Total2196036 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
BachelorsNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • The applicants must hold a bachelor's degree or possess experience which is considered to demonstrate the knowledge and aptitude required to undertake the course
  • Applicants without the above requirement may be eligible for the Graduate Certificate and apply to upgrade through the Diploma and Masters level by maintaining a credit average throughout the degree
  • This program can be taken with a secondary stream in combination with another Architectural Science Program. To undertake a double degree, the core units from the second degree are generally taken as the electives in the primary degree
ExamsTOEFL: 96
  • The minimum result of 17 in Reading, Listening and Speaking and 19 in Writing

  • Minimum result of 6.0 in each band 

PTE: 68
  • With a minimum result of 54 in each band

Additional info
  • Applicants who have undertaken a bachelor’s degree or other approved tertiary qualifications where the instruction for their qualification (teaching, assessment, and examination) was entirely in English will be waived from the English requirement
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