Academy of Performing Arts in Prague

Follow in the footsteps of Milan Kundera, Emir Kusturica, Agnieszka Holland or Václav Havel.
Why to study in the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague?
AMU is the leading educational art institution in Central Europe and presents its undergraduates with disciplines that aren't taught anywhere else. Students seek to refine their specific abilities under the tuition of active professionals of the Czech cultural and intellectual scene, top ranking filmmakers, theatre dramaturges and stage performers, musical virtuosos and master dancers with an emphasis on a uniquely individual approach.
Art School in Czechia
Qualified Academics
Enrolled Students
14.600 EUR
Average Tuition Fee
  • Theatre Faculty
    DAMU focuses on preparing students for their careers in acting, directing, puppetry, dramaturgy, stage design or production.
  • Film and TV School
    FAMU has produced some of the most acclaimed directors and covers every aspect of the movie and television production process.
  • Music and Dance Faculty
    HAMU explores the boundaries of the musical and dancing experience with subjects ranging from classical instruments to opera directing.
What to study in the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague?
The university offers a comprehensive portfolio of bachelor's, master's and Ph.D. programmes available in both Czech and English languages.
Admission Requirements
The admission process for the programs in Czech or English at the Academy of Performing Arts requires a personal presence. Which means, that you cannot get admitted without travelling to Prague.
Admission requirements vary for each program.
Visit the program's website or contact us for more information.

Passport / ID

Proper documentation and identification is required for entry into foreign universities. Should be valid for 1 year more from the moment of application and should exceed the duration of study visa for 3 months.
Certificate of Graduation from a Previous level of Studies
A completed secondary education, Bachelor's degree or Master's degree. The document should be translated into English language and sealed by the local authority. In some countries Apostille is required.
Proof of English Language Knowledge
One of internationally recognized language certificates at level B2 or higher (IELTS 5.5 or higher, TOEFL iBT 87 or higher, FCE, CAE, CPE). Confirmation that your bachelor program was taught full in English.
Transcript of Records

Should consist of the course unit code, the title of the courses you have attended, the duration of the course, the local grade.
Transcript Addendum issued by local institution.
The maquette is an art book in which you combine your own projects with a graphic layout. It may be a diary, connection of your own text with photographs, photo illustrations.
Performance / Presentation
Presentation of your portfolio along with showing your skills and explaining your motivation to join the selected program. For DAMU and HAMU a short performance is required by the admission committee.
Structured CV
CV should highlight research and teaching experience, publications, grants, professional associations and licenses, awards, and any other details that show you're the best candidate, with a photograph and signature.
Group Assignment
As the last stage of entrance procedure, the selected canditates will be given a certain time to prepare the composition, performance or act, which will help to understand your ability to work in a group.
Written Exam
During the entrance exam the applicant will need to demonstrate basic knowledge of the history of art as well as contemporary art; acrhitecture; management and marketing; economics and law.
Motivation Letter
The ML is a way for you to explain the reasons why they have chosen the program in this field of arts; a reflection of your practical experience to date; and a vision of your future professional activities.
What we do
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We help to gather all the necessary documents and check them twice before your visa appointment.
We meet you at the airport, accommodate you and acquaint you with local area and local people.
We organize lots of parties, trips and other fun activities to help you find friends from all over the globe.
Contact us
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+420 777 979 444
Holeckova 3362/53,
150 00 Prague,
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