We would like to inform you that the Skopje / Shtip Dance Academy at the Goce Delchev University, which otherwise operates in Skopje and is run by Full-time Professor Risima Risimkin, PhD, will start with new programs in 2021.
From February 2021 Skopje/Shtip Dance Academy at the Goce Delchev University, will start with Master’s Degree in Contemporary Dance Choreography and Education, one-year or two-year program, depending on previous education.
The program of "Master of Arts in Contemporary Dance Choreography" includes the following subjects: Choreography, Scenography - stage design; Laban analysis; Dance theory; Costume history; World Music and Performing Arts Theory.
The program of "Master of Arts in Contemporary Dance Education" includes the following subjects: Methodology of Contemporary dance; Methodology of Classical ballet; Laban analysis; Dance theory; History of Costume; World Music and Performing Arts Theory All courses are led by experienced professors; during the study program, there will be residences of foreign professors and choreographers.
The teaching will take place through cooperation with a mentor, according to the curriculum, and at the same time, the students will have the opportunity to practice with the Skopje Dance Theater, to prepare the practical work.
Dance department of UGD is connected with different dance academies in Europe and China with whom there is possibilities for exchanges.
Potential candidates must have completed higher education from the first cycle studies and will take an online audition. They should send CV and video presentation (no longer than 2 minutes), with motivation letter.
The diploma will be in English and is valid anywhere in the world. The studios of the Department of Contemporary Dance are in the center of Skopje.
You can send your application, CV, video presentation (no longer that 2 minutes) and Motivation letter on: