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Stockholm University of Arts

Stockholm University of the Arts (Uniarts) provides education and conducts research in the fields of circus, dance, film, media, opera and performing arts. With our unique composition of education and artistic research, we want to create new opportunities for societal development and knowledge of tomorrow.

Bachelor's programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (2)



Stockholm University of the Arts was established in 2014 when DOCH the School of Dance and Circus, the University College of Opera, and the Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts merged.


  • We have Bachelor’s programmes with many different specialisations. A Bachelor’s programme is a three-year programme, and you do not need to have studied at a university college or university beforehand.
  • We have one-year and two-year Master’s programmes with many different specialisations.
  • Stockholm University of the Arts offers research education within the arts. The research education is four years of fulltime studies. As a doctoral student you are employed at the university.
  • We offer courses outside of the study programmes. These courses are usually for people who work in one of our fields and want to explore an area in more detail.


Artistic research comprises a broad spectrum of investigative and reflective practices, methods and concepts with artistic roots in architecture, visual art, circus, dance, design, film, fine art, photography, arts and crafts, choreography, creative writing, media, music, opera, performance and performing arts. New knowledge is created by means of artistic practice being orientated towards research issues and generating concepts, processes, artefacts and performances.


We are looking for candidates who want to contribute to an attractive study, research and work environment. Stockholm University of the Arts (Uniarts) creates opportunities for the future development of knowledge and society through its unique composition of education and artistic research.

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Housing services

Uniarts has very limited ability to help you with housing. Below we have listed some tips to make your search a bit easier. Remember that finding private accommodation in Stockholm may be hard work but most students find somewhere to live after a while.

Library services

At Stockholm University of Arts we have The Swedish Research Library's common catalog.

Medical services

As an enrolled student with a documented disability you can apply for educational support in connection with your studies at Uniarts.

Student Life

Student clubs

Student unions are politically and religiously independent, non-profit organisations whose primary purpose is to monitor and promote student interests and concerns and represent them in all matters relating to student life, including education, development, health and safety, equality and student welfare.

Through the Student Union students are able to influence their education and the university´s orientation. Unions also offers a forum for social activities, debates and parties.

Student Reviews

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