The n. 251/2016 Ministerial Decree signed by the Ministry of University and Research authorizes the International
Theater Academy to issue the Bachelor in Performing Arts title (DADPL02). The Accademia Internazionale di Teatro is
therefore currently one of the few Italian Institute, together with the "Silvio D'Amico" Dramatic Art Academy and
the "Paolo Grassi" School of Theater, to issue the title of Bachelor in Performing Arts.
During the accreditation process, started in 2012, the authorization was preceded by the positive opinions expressed
by the Board of Directors of the National Agency for the Evaluation of the University System and Research (ANVUR)
and the Evaluation Commission of the educational systems.
In the evaluation by the Ministry of Education, verification criteria include: the specific
examination of teachers's curricula, the correspondence of the teaching system and teaching disciplines with the
training objectives, the catchment area of the students graduated and enrolled in the courses, the diversifying and
peculiar elements with respect to similar institutions of the AFAM sector, the educational-artistic initiatives and
the programmatic agreements with national and international working reality in order to activate internships and
traineeships and, last but not least, the standards of the structure in terms of compliance with the regulations in
force both from an architectural point of view and from instrumental equipment.
On 5th June 2014, the delegation of the Board of the National Agency for the Evaluation of the University and Research
System (ANVUR), carried out a verification at the premises of the Accademia Internazionale di Teatro.
After this evaluation that included the wholl documentation to the records, the delegation found the following:
"The buildings in Salita San Gregorio owned by the Municipality of Rome are located in a very suggestive green area,
with an educational purpose. The offices based in Via Latina, the structures and the instrumental equipment are
fully compliant with the objectives. In particular, the large and bright rooms and the technologically advanced
facilities offer the possibility for students to carry out the practical and theoretical exercises provided for in
the teaching plan. The instrumental equipment responds, as well, to the needs of the course of study."
"The Academy combines laboratory about acting teaching and theoretical training, it also provides technical and organizational skills for the staging of shows. The teachers, leading personalities in the field of live entertainment, with extensive and proven experience also in the international arena, are qualified to teach the courses offered and ensure adequate preparation for university education. There are also numerous initiatives to promote the theatrical activity of students through workshops, performaces and shows open to the public and to the participation of students from Italian and foreign academies".
Therefore, on 2nd July 2014, the ANVUR Executive Council expresses a positive opinion pursuant to art. 11 c. 2 of Presidential Decree 212/05 on the request made by the Accademia Internazionale di Teatro. On 1 and 2 February 2016, the Evaluation Commission of the didactic regulations, expressed its favorable opinion towards the Accademia Internazionale di Teatro.
The International Theater Academy - Rome Acting School following the positive opinion expressed by the ANVUR (National Agency for the Evaluation of the University and Research System) on 2 July 2014 prepares for the release of the Academic Diploma in Level I acting by adjusting the own regulation pursuant to art. The Presidential Decree 212/2005 which defines the characteristics of the Institutions of Higher Artistic Training to release University Degree Diplomas. (ACCADEMIE DI TEATRO / SCUOLA RECITAZIONE / ATTORE) The Accademia Internazionale di Teatro, the Silvio D’Amico National Academy of Dramatic Arts and Scuola Civica Paolo Grassi become the only teatical academies in Italy authorized to issue the Bachelor in Acting. (ACCADEMIE DI RECITAZIONE / SCUOLE DI TEATRO UE / ACCADEMIE TEATRO ITALIA)