Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava Rankings

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#7848 of 14,131 In the World
#1754 of 2,785 In Europe
#16 of 34 In Slovakia
#6 of 12 In Bratislava

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Highest Degree
Acceptance rate

* The Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (maturitné vysvedcenie), and entrance examinations.
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; January-June)


The tuition table for Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (per year)
Bachelor's Degree €1,500
Master's Degree €2,000
Doctoral Degree €2,500

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology No No No
Business No No No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science No No No
Economics No No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No
Bakalár Theatre
Magister Cinema and Television, Conducting, Dance, Music, Musical Instruments, Opera, Photography, Singing, Theatre
Doktor Theatre

Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava alumni

  1. Josef Abrhám

    Josef Abrhám
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    1939-2022 (aged 83)
    stage actortelevision actorfilm actoractor

    Josef Abrhám was a Czech film and theatre actor.

  2. Barbora Bobulová

    Barbora Bobulová
    Born in
    Slovakia Flag Slovakia
    1974-.. (age 50)

    Barbora Bobuľová is a Slovak-born Italian actress. She has lived and worked mainly in Italy since 1995.

  3. Edita Gruberová

    Edita Gruberová
    Born in
    Slovakia Flag Slovakia
    1946-2021 (aged 75)
    music teacheropera singer

    Edita Gruberová was a Slovak coloratura soprano. She made her stage debut in Bratislava in 1968 as Rosina in Rossini's Il barbiere di Siviglia, and successfully auditioned at the Vienna State Opera the following year, which became her base. She received international recognition for roles such as Mozart's Queen of the Night in Die Zauberflöte and Zerbinetta in Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss.

  4. Magdalena Kožená

    Magdalena Kožená
    Born in
    Czech Republic Flag Czech Republic
    1973-.. (age 51)
    opera singer

    Magdalena Kožená, Lady Rattle is a Czech mezzo-soprano.

All 70 notable alumni

Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava faculties and divisions

Faculty : Film and Television Cinema and Television, Display and Stage Design, Film, Performing Arts, Photography, Sound Engineering (Acoustics), Theatre, Video
Faculty : Music and Dance Conducting, Dance, Music, Music Theory and Composition, Musical Instruments, Performing Arts, Religious Music, Singing
Faculty : Theatre Acting, Display and Stage Design, Performing Arts, Theatre

General information

Alternative names VSMU
Vysoká škola múzických umení v Bratislave
Founded 1949
Accreditation Accreditation Commission of the Government of the Slovak Republic

Location and contacts

Address Ventúrska 3
Bratislava, 813 01
City population 476,000

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