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07 Jun 2011

Dramatiska Institutet

The school was founded in 1970. DI is an institute of higher education that embraces many forms of artistic expression such as: theatre, film; television, radio and the new media.

DI is a national university college that offers University Diploma in Performing Arts and Media. The professional training aims at enabling the students to start a professional career directly after their graduation.

The Diploma programmes consist of two to four years full time studies, with practical production and team-exercises linked to theoretical specific and interdisciplinary courses. The programmes concentrate mainly on practical work, but also include theory. Continual contact with professionals and professional work is maintained by means of guest lecturers, study visits, and co-productions with other institutions, film companies, radio teams, and theatres. Dramatiska institutet also offers postgraduate courses, as well as numerous shorter courses as further education for professionals within the field of theatre and media.