In the top 50 of the 2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject, for Performing Arts.  A 5 star + rating.

Our outward-looking, multi-disciplinary subject area has close connections with the theatre industry, providing opportunities to learn from, work with and collaborate alongside practitioners of national and international standing. Our courses focus on practice and research based teaching and have been responsible for helping to develop our visionary alumni such as John Tiffany, Richard Gadd and Jackie Wylie.