Welcome to Metalworks Institute...Canada's Premier Entertainment Arts School




With a 40+ year reputation

The Metalworks Institute campus, situated just outside of Toronto, is the educational creation and natural extension of the renowned Metalworks Studios, home to some of the world’s most successful artists and music producers.

  • Our Diploma Programs are designed for those who wish to understand the complexities of the entertainment industry and build a successful career on a solid base of knowledge.
  • Students are prepared for leadership roles and are taught about lifelong learning through innovative instruction techniques and exceptional learning resources.

  • Music School of the Year

    We are proud to announce that Metalworks Institute was chosen as Music School of the Year 2019 as voted by the industry at Canadian Music Week’s Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards! We are honoured to receive this award for the second time and we would like to thank the students, faculty and staff for their hard work, dedication, and continuing support.

  • Paul Kitchin Award for Outstanding Community Involvement

    Metalworks Institute is honoured to have received the inaugural Paul Kitchin Award for Outstanding Community Involvement from Career Colleges Ontario (CCO) for our involvement with Interprovincial Music Camp (IMC). Thank you to everyone at CCO and IMC for your important work and continued support.


Explore Metalworks

  • Meet our Instructors

    Our exceptional faculty have achieved success in the music and entertainment fields and are chosen for their high level of expertise in the subjects they teach. Get to know some of the people you will be learning from on our Faculty Page.

  • Take a 3D Virtual Campus Tour

    If you can't make it out to an Open House or Private Campus Tour, Discover the Metalworks Institute Campus online with our Virtual Tour. Head to the Campus page to take a virtual tour.

  • Learn more about our school

    Find out about our history, awards, and educational distinction. Visit our About Page to learn more about Metalworks Institute..

Get Started!

Start your application today or book a video chat with an International Admissions Counsellor. If you’re passionate about audio engineering, electronic music production, music performance, studio production, live production, or music business, we have over forty years of experience to share with you.