ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR

ARTS MANAGEMENT DIPLOMA COURSE

NIPAI student admission and enrollment are done on a competitive basis.

WHO CAN APPLY?

  • Students who earn Bachelor's Degree (at the minimum);

WHAT DOCUMENTS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED?

  • Creative Portfolio and CV

  • Scanned copy of Passport or ID Card*

  • Scanned copy of university diploma(s)*

  • Scanned copy university transcript(s)*

  • motivation letter explaining reasons for applying to the course (1,500 words)

All documents should be in English, or translated by an authorized translator.

WHAT IS CREATIVE PORTFOLIO?

Applicants should submit writing sample.

Writing Sample should include TWO pieces of the following:

  • Two writing samples that include an original project plan, outline or essays (10-page maximum).

  • Write a reflective piece about a current issue in arts management.

  • Answer the following question using relevant examples to illustrate your points: "Should governments subsidise the arts? ". (minimum 2000 words).

  • Submit original essay written for an art publication or website. Essay could be a review of a current art exhibition, performance, theatre festival or other art event, that you have experienced directly in last three years. Essay should address some or all of these components: analysis of the works of art, information on the artist/festival/organization, commentary on the installation and organization of the event, profile of host gallery/museum/organization (1000 words).

WHAT IS EVIDENCE OF COMPETENCE IN ENGLISH?

International applicants, for whom English is not their first or native language, who apply to NIPAI's long-term diploma or certificate programs, are asked to provide one of the following as proof of English language proficiency:

  • Language of instruction - degree from university where English is the only language of instruction. 

  • IELTS: total score of 6.5 (or at least 5.5); 

  • TOEFL: internet-based test: total score of 72; 

  • Or any other internationally recognized certificate with at least B1 level of English proficiency. These tests must be taken no more than two years prior to commencing your course. 

We will also consider your other qualifications and professional experience as part of your application.

If, education and qualifications do not meet the requirements, the passage of additional modules within NIPAI Courses can be offered (for additional fee).​

Student Groups are formed on a competitive basis.

TUITION FEES

For individual applicants, there are the following payment options available: 


Option 1. Tuition fee is made in one installment.

Option 2. Tuition fee is made in two installments.

Option 3. Tuition fee is made in three installments.

Option 4. Tuition fee is made on a monthly basis.

Once admitted to NIPAI, students should pay a deposit to secure their place in the program. The deposit for all long-term programs (one year or longer) is 1500€ as part of the tuition fee.