NEWS

26 Jan 2021

A new institutional partnership for the advancement of Music education in Athens

From September 2021, the Athens Conservatoire College of Music (ACCM) plans to deliver a new Bachelor of Music programme in collaboration with Goldsmiths, University of London. This will enable successful graduates to receive an internationally – recognised UK degree award following the four – year programme of study at the premises of the Athens Conservatoire.

Goldsmiths was founded in 1891 and is renowned for its influential research and creative practice, with courses spanning the arts, humanities, social sciences, cultural studies, computing, business and management. Goldsmiths is ranked 42 in world for Music in the QS World University Rankings.

The Athens Conservatoire, established in 1871, is the oldest and currently the leading educational institution for the performing arts in modern Greece. The institution has played a pivotal role in the advancement of music, drama and dance studies in Greece, with renowned artists having been graduates or teachers of the institution throughout its history. Moreover, its iconic building at the heart of Athens make it a unique and enviable cultural hub for various contemporary art and cultural events, cultivating a vibrant environment of artistic expression for its students and teachers.

This unique partnership is due to be confirmed during spring 2021, after which successful applicants for the 2021-22 academic year will be able to enrol on the validated Bachelor of Music (BΜus) programme.

For more information contact Mr Dimitriοs Marinos at the Athens Conservatoire, email: dmarinos@athensconservatoire.gr