This is a list of top 10 performing arts school in the world. It is a ranking from QS World University Ranking by Subjects. Enjoy!
10. Sibelius Academy:
Sibelius Academy is one of the largest musical institutions in Europe. It is located in Helsinki, Finland. It was established in 1882. The institution is running ever since with a goal to train musicians. Students have the freedom of creating their own schedule here.
09. Conservatoire national supérier de musique et de danse de Paris:
Conservatoire de Paris is a music and dance college. It was founded in 1795. In 1946 it split into to colleges. Conservatoire national supérieur d’art dramatique (CNSAD), and the Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse de Paris (CNSMDP). CNSMDP is the music and dance half of its predecessor.
08. Curtis Institute of Music:
Curtis Institute of Music is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has a very selective enrolment system. Only 165 students can enroll every year. Only highly gifted students are allowed here. They believe in learning by doing.
07. Indiana University Bloomington:
Indiana University Bloomington is located in Indiana, USA. Indiana University is a multi-campus public university system. IU Bloomington is its largest university. It is a public ivy league university. IU is home to many well-recognized music schools. Jacobs School of Music is one of those.
06. Royal College of Music (Stockholm):
Royal College of Music (Stockholm) is located in Stockholm, Sweden. Royal College of Music (Stockholm) offers the opportunity to learn from a wide range of music from different cultures. It offers students to learn different types of music like Classic, Nordic Folk, jazz, etc.
05. University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna:
The University of Music and Performing Arts was established in 1817. It is located in Vienna, Austria. Its motto ‘Tradition and Innovation” says a lot about what it wants to teach its students. It follows tradition while innovating. It has less than 3000 students. The rather low number of students allows facilities to create a better artist from each student.
04. Royal Conservatoire of Scotland:
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland is a music school of music, dance, drama, production, and screen. It is one of the most prestigious performing arts school in the UK. This conservatoire curves students in artists. Artists like James McAvoy, Sam Heugan, Robert Carlyle are alumni of this school.
03. Royal Academy of Music:
Royal Academy of Music was established in 1822, in London, England. It received the royal charter in 1830. It is the oldest music school in the UK. The institution provides training in instrumental performance, composition, musical theater, opera and jazz to its undergrad students. It has a Junior Academy to train musicians under 18. The academy trains talented students from more than 50 countries.
02. Royal College of Music:
Royal college of music was founded in 1882 by royal charter. It is located in London, England. It offers training in all aspects of Western Arts. performance, composition, conducting, music theory and history are some of those. It had 810 students from approx. 60 countries in the 2015-16 season. RMC professors are well-reputed musicians. They bring out the most from their students.
01. Juilliard School:
Juilliard School is performing arts conservatoire located in New York, USA. It is very selective in our enrollees’ process. In 2017 its acceptance rate was 7.6%. Only 162 students were selected from 2138 applicants. Looks like Juilliard trains only the bests. It has dance, drama and music divisions. Robin Williams, Itzhak Perlman, Jessica Chastain, Kevin Spacey are some of its notable alumni.