For the development of art education, arts and science, SNU combines the department of drama, film and television performance and the department of Music and Dance, and set up School of the Performing Arts on 29th October, 2013.
We have four majors: performance (music and dance), musical drama, musical performance, drama, film and television performance. There are over 500 students. The teaching staffs are experts, professors, outstanding lecturers, actors and actresses, including 16 professors, 3 associate professors and 33 lecturers. We combine theory with practice, and train students in professional knowledge and skills, as well as teaching ability and performance skills. There are almost 100 institutes and companies with signed contracts with our school, which can provide a practice platform for students. We also respect students ’initiative and innovation.
Following the needs of the market and employers for art talents, we teach students in accordance with their aptitude, and make our students qualified art trainers as well as professional actors and actresses or director in military art troupes, song and dance troupes in various provinces, cities and states, and company art groups, performing arts centers, theatre companies, and cultural organizations.