NIDA is Australia’s leading institute for education and training in the dramatic arts across a range of disciplines.
NIDA offers graduate courses in Cultural Leadership, Directing, Design for Performance, Voice and Writing for Performance.
NIDA’s undergraduate courses include Acting, Costume, Design for Performance, Properties and Objects, Scenic Construction and Technologies, and Technical Theatre and Stage Management.
We also offer vocational diploma courses in Musical Theatre, Live Production and Technical Services, Specialist Make-up Services and Stage and Screen Performance.
Applications to study at NIDA in 2021 are now open.
NIDA encourages applications from students from diverse backgrounds, with different levels of experience in theatre, film, television or other areas.
NIDA welcomes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants.