Do you have a Bachelor’s degree in dance or theatre or have you studied and worked in the field? Apply to study in our MA programmes!

Where: Uniarts Helsinki’s Theatre Academy, Haapaniemenkatu 6, FI- 00530 Helsinki, Finland

When: Auditions: 25 – 27 April 2020

Deadline for applications: 8 – 22 Jan 2020

The master’s degree programmes in Dance Pedagogy and Theatre Pedagogy at The University of the Arts Helsinki (Uniarts Helsinki) combine critical thinking, artistic-pedagogical practices and exploration of the wide range of meanings in the arts.

Students reflect on and develop the practices and pedagogy of performing arts within an open, dialogue-oriented community. You will be provided support for critical, innovative thinking, multidisciplinary interaction, multiartistic collaborations and for adopting an experimental attitude.

Upon graduation, you will be a versatile and inventive professional with extensive work opportunities in performing arts and art pedagogy.

The programmes are open to international applicants who have sufficient skills in English.

About the Programmes:

Location: Helsinki, Finland
Auditions: 25-27 April 2020
Start of studies: August 2020
Duration of studies: 2 years, 120 ects
Type of studies: Full-time
Application period: 8-22 Jan 2020

Studying at Uniarts Helsinki:

The University of the Arts Helsinki (Uniarts Helsinki) fosters Finnish artistic heritage and renews art. The university was launched in 2013 upon the merging of the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, Sibelius Academy, and Theatre Academy Helsinki.

Uniarts Helsinki offers an inspiring and cross-disciplinary study environment and a stepping stone for future artists. The university provides high-quality education that considers students’ individual needs, encouraging them to hone their craft, think independently and push boundaries. The university’s world-class education has also received international acclaim. In 2017 for example, one of Uniarts Helsinki’s academies, the Sibelius Academy, was ranked in the top ten of the world’s best-performing arts schools.

Uniarts Helsinki’s main campuses are located in central Helsinki. Helsinki is a suitably sized city, not too big and not too small, making everyday life compact and functional. Just about all services are available also in English.

How to apply: Application period to the MA programmes is 8-22 January 2020.
More information on admissions on our website:

Costs for participants:
In the academic year 2020-2021, Uniarts Helsinki will charge an annual tuition fee of 5,000 euros from non-EU and non-EEA students studying for a bachelor’s or a master’s degree in a foreign language. The amount of the fee will stay the same for the duration of your studies.

Contact details: Uniarts Helsinki’s Theatre Academy
Tel. +358 294 47 2000

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