History of the Faculty of Performing Arts

The Faculty of Performing Arts was officially established in 2003 at the same time as the establishment of the Indonesian Art Institute (ISI) Denpasar which was a merger between the Indonesian College of Arts (STSI) Denpasar and the Faculty of Fine Arts and Design (FSRRD) Udayana University. Currently, the Faculty of Performing Arts manages 5 (five) study programs/departments, namely: Dance Study Program, Musical Arts Study Program, Puppetry Arts Study Program, Performing Arts Education Study Program and Music Study Program. Based on the Decree of the National Accreditation Board for Higher Education (BAN-PT) four study programs received accreditation grades of A, namely the Dance Study Program, the Karaewitan Arts Study Program, the Study Program for the Art of Puppetry and the Study Program for Performing Arts Education. One study program received a GOOD accreditation score, namely the Music Study Program.

The Faculty of Performing Arts has 93 lecturers or teaching staff, 3 professors, 26 people with doctoral degrees and the rest with master’s degrees and 12 educational staff. Acceptance of new students ranges from 150-200 people per year with an average length of study of 4 years. The selection of new student admissions is carried out through three channels, namely SNMPTN, SBMPTN and independent pathways.


In 2020 it will become a Center of Excellence for Performing Arts Based on Local Wisdom Values ​​and Universal Insight


  • Organizing quality higher education in the field of performing arts
  • Increase research and community service for education and advancement of art, science, and technology
  • Increase scientific publications
  • Strengthening the academic management system


The undergraduate arts education program (S1), Faculty of Performing Arts ISI Denpasar aims to:

  • Producing quality graduates who are smart and competitive

  • Producing performing arts studies as a source of art knowledge development for community empowerment

  • Producing publications of artistic and scientific works

  • The realization of leadership and governance that is credible, transparent, accountable, fair and responsible


The flag of the Faculty of Performing Arts has a flag measuring 3 (three) to 2 (two), colored on a purple base with the golden yellow ISI Denpasar symbol located in the middle.

    Study Programs

    Bachelor of Arts education program (S1), Faculty of Performing Arts ISI Denpasar Has 5 study programs, namely:

    • Karawitan (S1)
    • Dance (S1)
    • Performing Arts Education (S1)
    • Puppet Art (S1)
    • Music (S1)

    Contact Information

    Dekanat Fakultas Seni Pertunjukan Institut Seni Idonesia Denpasar Jalan Nusa Indah Denpasar Timur (80235)


    Monday-Friday 08:00 -16:00 WITA