France – Paris

The Conservatoire National Supérieur d’Art Dramatique in Paris


The “Conservatoire National Supérieur d’Art Dramatique” is a higher education and professional acting school under the direction of the French Ministry of Culture.


The Conservatoire’s main mission is to deliver a highly specialized education in the field of dramatic arts, including practical and theoretical knowledge necessary for a professional acting career.

The Conservatoire, created more than two centuries ago, is deeply established in the French cultural and theatrical life. It proposes a program opened to a various field of artistic and esthetical approaches. This program is in constant evolution notably thanks to the frequent renewal and the personalities of the professors, all professional working artists recognized in their domain, and to the collaborations established with other art schools be they French or foreign.

The training of actors in three years is characterized by:

– High level technical and artistic standards
– A progressive movement towards independence and freedom
– An encouragement to creativity connected with the realities of the world and its evolution

It is organized into four areas of learning:

Acting courses
Technical courses
– General and theatrical culture
– Preparation for the professional activity


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Exchange Opportunities

The Conservatoire welcomes each year six foreign students who integrate the promotion of 2nd year.

The selection is made on file which must be sent to the Conservatoire no later than January 31th for the next academic year. The candidates have to be fluent in French.

Priority is given to the candidates who are supported by a foreign drama school member of the E:UTSA network.

Foreign students are admitted for one to two semesters which validate 30 European credits (ECTS) for one semester.

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Contact International Relations: Grégory Gabriel


Get in touch

These are our E:UTSA representatives. In the case you would like to get in touch, just send a message!

Grégory Gabriel, director of studies, E:utsa board member:

Claire Lasne Darcueil (director), institution

Fabienne Lottin, assistant to Claire Lasne Darcueil: