Graduate Opportunities

About Central

The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama is an international leader for professional theatre and performance-related training. We offer an extensive portfolio of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, all in a dynamic, creative and supportive environment.

What does Central offer?

Central offers 14 MA and 8 MFA degrees across a broad spectrum of theatre and performance-related practices. Our postgraduate student body is made up of diverse practitioners from around the world who all have the freedom to experiment and explore their craft under the guidance of internationally renowned tutors and researchers. Whether you want to hone your acting skills or uncover new passions in the performing arts, Central provides a safe space for you to follow your desired path of inquiry and discovery.

Why choose Central?

Central has established reputation for postgraduate training and study and we have recently been declared as the leading conservatoire for drama research, in a survey of all British universities and specialist colleges.

As a drama conservatoire within the University of London, Central has many unique qualities including:

- broad portfolio of courses covering drama, theatre and performance-related professions
- excellent graduate employment prospects and strong industry links
- first-rate teaching facilities including the celebrated Embassy Theatre and offsite settings
- expert academics demonstrating a dedicated commitment to high-quality teaching and research
- central London location situated amongst a vibrant community of arts organisations
- unique study approaches including specialist conservatoire training
- dedicated research department exploring the future of theatre making

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The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
Embassy Theatre
Eton Avenue
London
NW3 3HY
United Kingdom
Tel: 020 7722 8183
Fax: 020 7722 4132
Email: enquiries@cssd.ac.uk
Website: www.cssd.ac.uk

Contact details

Embassy Theatre
Eton Avenue
London
NW3 3HY
United Kingdom
Tel: 020 7722 8183
Fax: 020 7722 4132
Email: enquiries@cssd.ac.uk
Website: www.cssd.ac.uk

Study/Funding

General funding sources

For general sources of funding that may apply for study in this department, visit the page(s) below.