Graduate School of Culture Studies and Arts (GSCSA)


The GSCSA was a joint venture of four Estonian universities: the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre (coordinator of GSCSA), the University of Tartu, Tallinn University, and the Estonian Academy of Arts.

The school was established to advance the academic level of PhD programmes of culture studies and arts in Estonia, and to integrate research that has been institutionally and administratively separated.

Partners of GSCSA were:

Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre

Estonian Academy of Arts

Tallinn University

University of Tartu

Cooperation partners

Centre of Excellence in Cultural Theory (CECT)

Under and Tuglas Literature Centre

Estonian Literary Museum

Estonian Arnold Schönberg Society

International partners

Centre of Modern Humanities, Göttingen University