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!
The master’s degree programmes in Dance Pedagogy and Theatre Pedagogy present new and interesting viewpoints to arts education and facilitate a dynamic relationship between art and pedagogy. In these programmes, art pedagogy refers to artistic activity infused by pedagogical viewpoints, generating a field of continuous learning.
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.

Application period: 9–24 January 2018
Auditions: 27–29 April 2018
Start of studies: August 2018
Duration of studies: 2 years, 120 ECTS

WhereTheatre Academy, University of the Arts Helsinki, Finland
Haapaniemenkatu 6, 00530 Helsinki

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.

Read more about studying at Uniarts Helsinki:

Deadline for applications: Application period: 9–24 January

How to apply:
Application period to the MA programmes is 9–24 January 2018.
Information about the admissions:
•    Apply to the Theatre Academy
Information about the studies:
•    MA in Theatre Pedagogy
•    MA in Dance Pedagogy

Costs / Tuition:

From 1st August 2017 onwards, the University of the Arts Helsinki will charge tuition fees from non-EU and EEA students (not from citizens of Switzerland)  studying for a degree in English. The amount of the annual tuition fee will be 5,000 euros. The fee is the same for Bachelor’s and Master’s students. Uniarts Helsinki has a scholarship programme in the form of tuition fee waivers, which aims to promote student recruitment and provide financial support for students who need it. Read more about tuition fees and scholarships.

Contact details:
Theatre Academy

PO. Box 20, FI-00097

Tel. +358 294 47 2000