QS World University Rankings® by Subject Art&Design: NABA Best Italian Academy and in the Top 100 worldwide
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NABA’s three-year BA program in Set Design offers a broad, interdisciplinary education in theatre design by providing students with critical, technical and methodological tools. 

Two majors:

- THEATER AND OPERA, focused on live performance: lyrical opera, playhouse, dance, musicals, concerts.

- MEDIA AND EVENTS, dedicated on the other hand, to scenographic set-up for artistic performances, exhibitions, events, music videos, fashion shows, set, shop windows.

After the Bachelor of Arts

Graduates of the BA in Set Design program will have the theoretical, technical, and practical skills to launch a career as:

Opera, ballet and prose set and costume design; Musicals and concerts set design; Exhibitions and events set design; Music videos and advertising set design; Fashion shows and photo shootings set design; Cinema and television set and costume design

Graduates in Set Design may also choose to continue their studies in related disciplines such as: theatre design (opera), event & land live performance design, multimedia design, and costume design.

Companies and institutions placement

NABA has developed strong relationships with leading companies that provide internships for NABA students, including: Compagnia della Rancia, Associazione Terzo Millennio, Teatro Stabile di Genova, Fondazione Teatro La Scala, Fondazione Ente Autonomo Piccolo Teatro di Milano, Teatro degli Incamminati Società Cooperativa, Associazione Centro Teatrale Bresciano, Teatro Franco Parenti, L'Opera National de Paris, Change Performing Arts S.r.l.

QS World University Rankings®

QS World University Rankings® 2021 by Subject: NABA is the best Italian Academy of Fine Arts in Art&Design field

NABA is proud to announce to have been selected as the Best Italian Academy of Fine Arts according to the 2021 edition of QS World University Rankings® by Subject Art&Design. In the ranking NABA is among the only 3 Italian institutions, and the only Academy of Fine Arts, to appear in the world top 100 of the best universities in the field.