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MA and PhD programs in Critical Studies in Improvisation

The IICSI offers MA and PhD programs in Critical Studies in Improvisation through the University of Guelph campus.

graduate students 2019 IICSI cohort

The 2019 IICSI graduate student cohort

The programs feature three core courses (Core Concepts in Critical Studies in Improvisation, Research Practices, and Arts-Based Community-Making), research and teaching assistantship packages, internships with community organizations, and opportunities for students to learn, grow, and develop their practice in their field in a rigorous, energetic, and creative environment. PhD students will deepen their work through the Pedagogy Lab and Secondary Area courses. Both MA and PhD students will have the opportunity to develop independent projects.

The application deadline for next year is January 15, 2020.

More details about the program and application requirements can be found on the University of Guelph website improv portal www.uoguelph.ca/arts/improv