University College of Film, Radio, Television and Theatre - Dramatiska institutet
English language section of University College of Film, Radio, Television and Theatre
Type of Higher Education Institution: University
School/Program: Fine Arts and Design
University College of Film, Radio, Television and Theatre is a national college that offers students a chance to take up programs in various fields such as television, theatre, film, and radio. The institution offers a number of programs such as programs in directing, makeup, stage design, script-writing among others. The institution offers new programs in the fields of radio and television each year. The other programs are offered every other year. The institution offers small class-sizes guaranteeing individual attention to the students due to their low student: teacher ratio. The institution has an annual student body of 160 students.
Prospective students who wish to attend the University College of Film, Radio, Television and Theatre need to send in a written application form, attend interviews and pass an admission test. The programs offered at the institution are offered free of charge to the students who may also apply for further financial aid. Most successful students have great employment prospects soon after successful graduation. The institution has maintained contacts with several leading professionals in the field who also teach and train the students. The regular faculty members are themselves highly trained professionals with a vast deal of experience in their respective fields.
University College of Film, Radio, Television and Theatre has contacts with several Nordic and internationally reputed institutions. Theory and practical classes ensure that students get trained well. Furthermore the students benefit from the many workshops and seminars they are given an opportunity to attend. Students can take up basic programs as well as programs that are designed to upgrade existing skills.