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Performing Arts (Hons)

Institute of Technology Sligo

48 months
10500 EUR/year
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Performing Arts (Hons) from Institute of Technology Sligo has the support of nationally- and internationally-acclaimed theatre and film practitioners as well as major locally-based arts organisations including the Blue Raincoat Theatre Company, The Model Arts Centre and The Hawk’s Well Theatre.


At Performing Arts (Hons) from Institute of Technology Sligo you are introduced to the theatre and film industries by participating in a 4-6 week work placement of your choice, for example, at the Abbey Theatre, Blue Raincoat Theatre Company Sligo, CBC television (The Tudors) as well as in theatre companies across Europe and the United States.


There is a steady demand for qualified practitioners in the theatre and film industries. Graduates will be qualified to work either as an actor or designer for theatre, film and TV, or alternatively in a range of areas across the performing arts and creative industries in Ireland and abroad.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Irish Theatre 'Then and Now'
  • Global Shakespeares
  • Greek Theatre
  • Theatre Design
  • Theatre Design Studio Skills 
  • Digital Media for Performing Arts 2 (Design) 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of 4 grade Ds at Ordinary Level and 2 Grade C3s at Higher Level. 
  • Leaving Certificate subjects must include English or Irish. 
  • Mathematics is not required for this course. We require a minimum of 140 points for all Level 8 courses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10500 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Sligo

650 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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