Master of Arts
in Artistic Research

The Master in Artistic Research, offered in partnership with the Accademia Teatro Dimitri, is a full time intensive study programme for artists and teachers working in the performing arts and students from other scientific and artistic disciplines with a strong interest in the arts.
The Master's introduces a wide range of methodological concepts and approaches to artistic research.

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Extensions of study

The SUPSI Master of Arts in Artistic Research takes place in 3 semesters and corresponds to a total number of working hours equivalent to 90 ECTS credits.

Qualification achieved

Master of Arts in Artistic Research

Admission criteria

Access to the Master's admissions procedure requires: 

  • a Bachelor's or Master's degree (first or second grade degree) in music, performing arts or visual arts, or, in the case of documented artistic skills and a strong interest, a Bachelor's or Master's degree in other academic disciplines (e. g. psychology, education science, history, sociology, technology, philosophy, etc.).
  • adequate written and oral knowledge of the English language
  • a short written presentation of the candidate's interests and motivations in the area of research

Admission to the Master's programme is subject to approval of the registration documentation. This documentation should be sent to the following address:


Accademia Teatro Dimitri

Dr. Ruth Hungerbühler

Stradòn 28

CH - 6653 Verscio



The Master's is taught in English.