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Download our 3rd-level Conservatory Prospectus.

DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama is a great place to study the performing arts!  We offer ...

... education that's distinctive

We provide the highest quality of education across the broadest range of performing arts disciplines as part of the vibrant artistic and professional community of the College of Arts and Tourism at Dublin Institute of Technology.  

... programmes that are relevant

Our programmes are student-centred – they have been developed to ensure they are relevant to your needs and the needs of employers and society.  Our programmes allow you to specialize to suit your educational needs.  

... excellent performance opportunities

We put on a huge range of public performances each year – around 100 events in 2012, not including our regular lunchtime concerts.  These feature student and staff ensembles in prominent venues, including the National Concert Hall, and international masterclasses.  We also mount several large-scale productions each year, most recently Britten's The Turn of the Screw and Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet at the Samuel Beckett Theatre.  

... opportunities to work with partner organizations

We work with leading national and international institutions, including Trinity College Dublin, the Irish Chamber Orchestra, Irish Youth Opera, Music Generation, Music Network Ireland, the National Concert Hall, the National Youth Orchestra of Ireland, Opera Theatre Company, RTÉ lyric fm, RTÉ Performing Groups, and Smashing Times Theatre Company to name but a few ...  

... and great career prospects

Our programmes are strongly vocational, with performance at their core, and feature industry placements with local and national organizations.  Our graduates go on to pursue successful careers in performance, arts education, arts administration, research, film, TV, radio and journalism and work with professional companies, including:

Abbey Theatre Garsington Festival  Opera Theatre Company 
Covent Garden Gate Theatre RTÉ Performing Groups
Dublin Theatre Festival and Fringe Glyndebourne Festival Opera RTÉ Television and Radio
Edinburgh International Festival New York City Opera Savoy Opera
English National Opera NI Opera  Wexford Festival Opera 

Whatever they do, our graduates go on to shape and enrich our culture, society and economy.