During the course students study the following liberal arts disciplines: history, history of Russian and foreign theatre, history of Russian and foreign literature, history of the cinema, music, philosophy, pedagogics and psychology, cultural economics etc. They also study such professional disciplines as scientific basis of the management, mathematics and computer science, finance and credit, history and focus areas of producing, information technologies of management, theatre design, tour and festival management and others.
Students can do practical training at the major Moscow theatres, concert halls, on television.
Foreign students study Russian language for 5 years, therefore obtaining a good knowledge of the Russian language as a bonus.
After they write their graduation thesis they get the state diploma.