Arts management professionals work
on the interface between business and culture
The Sibelius Academy Master's Degree Programme in Arts Management offers a wide variety of skills necessary for the growing culture industry. Mastering economy, communication, research, and analytical thinking gives students the tools necessary for working in demanding expert and leadership positions and as an entrepreneur. Visiting lecturers, who form an active link and mirror to the world of work, contribute to the learning experience.
Sibelius Academy organizes arts management tuition in Helsinki (Arts Management, in English) and in Kuopio (taidehallinto, in Finnish). Fluent English is a prerequisite for successful Arts Management studies in Helsinki, where the focus is on the management of arts organizations. In Kuopio, the emphasis is on cultural business activities.
The teaching contents reflect a balanced mix of arts fields, including dance, music, and theatre as well as, for example, museums. The students also represent several art forms and disciplines.