TO APPLY

 

To enrol in the EUR-ISAC study program in in B1, B2, B3 or M1, you have to: 

1) submit an application file via the registration portal here.  

2) take part in one of the  two admission sessions organised in June or September, either in person or online*.

June session: 6 June 2022 online / between 9th and 10th of  June 2022 in person

September session: between 1st and 2nd of September 2022 in person / 3 September online

EUR-ISAC study program includes at least 2 study years, it is therefore highly recommended to integrate it in B1 or M1. Applicants for B2 and B3 need to justify it both administratively and artistically.

APPLICATION

Registration application must be submitted via the registration portal here. It includes an artistic dossier - that should comprise the following documents: 

  • A cover letter explaining your interest in the program and how you see yourself in it (B1- B2- B3- M1)

  • A Cv (B1- B2- B3- M1)

  • An Artistic portfolio (with your previous work) are not mandatory for candidates with no prior training or applying for B1.

  • An artistic research project outlining the research you wish to conduct (M1 only)

  • A link to a video of a solo/bodywork created for the admission session of 3 to 5 minutes maximum (B1- B2- B3- M1). The selection committee will focus on the artistic and conceptual content, not on the technical skills of video making. Please attach the link in a word document. (Only for candidates who are applying for online sessions) 

The documents attached in your application should be entitled: surname _name_ content 

ex. khoury_krystel_coverletter; khoury_krystel_CV; khoury_krystel_projet 

Deadlines for submitting applications

Application period for the June session: from 21 March to 31 May 2022.

Application period for the September session: from 1 June to 6 July and from 17 to 26 August 2022.

ADMISSION SESSIONS (AUDITIONS) 

Following the study of the artistic file by the pedagogical team, candidates will be invited to take part in the admission session. An e-mail notifying the details will be sent to the candidates maximum 3 days before the session.

In person 

For the 2022/2023 academic year, the admission session (auditions) will take place at ISAC Studios in Brussels and will consist of: 

  • Participating in a group physical workshop

  • Presenting a short performance (5min) 

  • An individual interview with the pedagogical team (15 min)

Online

Wishing to be as non-discriminatory as possible by allowing equal access to the program facing interested candidates confronted to economic and international mobility difficulties, candidates unable to travel to Brussels for these reasons will be able to take part in an online admission (audition) via an online platform.

The online admission session will consist of : 

  • Sending a link to a video of a solo/bodywork created for the admission session of 3 to 5 minutes maximum (B1- B2- B3- M1). The selection committee will focus on the artistic and conceptual content, not on the technical skills of video making. Please attach the link in a word document. 

  • An individual interview with the pedagogical team (20 min)

Dates

For applications received between 21 March and 31 May 2022, candidates are invited to the June session, whether in person or online.

For applications received from 1 June to 26 August 2022, candidates are invited to the September session, whether in person or online.

Admission procedure

Following the interview, you will be notified on the portal of the final result.

If you are admitted, it is mandatory to complete your administrative dossier by providing all the required documents (please check details on the portal) in order finalize your registration to the Arba-Esa.

 

Diploma Equivalence procedure

For all candidates with a positive response who are integrating the Bachelor Program and holding a non Belgian High School Diploma, a request for equivalence of their diploma or certificate of completion of their secondary studies must be submitted to the Equivalence Service of the Ministry of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation. Please check: equivalences.cfwb.be

 

It is therefore highly recommended for September session candidates to have already prepared a copy of their diploma (with a certified translation – if the diploma in not in French) in order to directly submit it to the Equivalence Service of the Ministry of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation – if the admission response is positive – because the deadline will be of a couple of days.

 

For all candidates enrolling in the Bachelor Program and holding a non Belgian High School Diploma, who will not submit a request for equivalence of their diploma to the Equivalence Service of the Ministry of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation in due time, the final registration to the Arba-Esa will be suspended.

More information here

 

Tuition Fees

Upon admission and in order to finalize your registration to ArBa-Esa, a tuition fee is to be settled.

More info here

 

Financial Aid

You can apply for a financial aid at the Social Aide Office of the academy when completing your final registration at ArBa-Esa.

 

For any other information regarding ISAC, don’t hesitate to contact us: isac.brussels@gmail.com