Prerequisites and Conditions for Admission

Entry requirements

The programme MA Theatre is suited for students, who are motivated and want to take up the challenge of advancing and critically examining their theatre and performance skills. It is for students who want to develop their own artistic language. When you start the master’s degree programme you will have basic representation skills in areas such as acting, dance, performance or any other related discipline. Other essential requirements for the programme are high independency, self-reflection and collaborative working skills.


Candidates for the MA Theatre have to successfully pass through the admission procedure. General entry requirements:


  • Bachelor of Arts in Theatre, Dance, Performance or any other honours degree in a theatre related subject
  • Or an equivalent attested practical-artistic qualification, which is assessed by the admissions committee with an aptitude assessment test (admission “sur dossier“).


Teaching and working languages in the Master of Arts in Theatre are German and English.