Student Life


After passing the entrance exam, students proceed to registration with the administration of PSPBB in September.

This registration is valid for one academic year and must be renewed annually.

Meanwhile, students perform the same process with his/her home university.


Students of THEATRE and DANCE departments are not concerned, their course study is set.

MUSIC students must make their choice of courses with their academic advisor or teaching coordinator. This choice is made in September for DNSPM 1 in June for future DNSPM 2 and 3. The counselors and coordinators inform students of registration dates by email. The same approach will be made by the university according to information supplied.


Created in the fall of 2012, the Student Pole is the association of PSPBB students (French Law 1901).

A place of exchange and crossroad between students of Music, Theater and Dance, the Student Pole division has four tasks:

  • To Organize Student Life activities (concerts, student parties, etc.)
  • To Give Advice and support
  • To Supply Information, networking federation
  • To Enforce Integration into the professional workplace and diffusing internships and job offers

Créé à l’automne 2012, le Pôle Étudiant est l’association des étudiants du PSPBB (loi 1901).

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The Crous

Crous is a privileged partner of your studies and student life. Its main tasks are handling student meals, student housing, management of grants and social assistance. Moreover, the Crous offers aid to student cultural projects, job and internship offers, sports facilities and personalized support to foreign students.

CROUS de Paris
39, avenue Georges Bernanos – 75005 PARIS
+33 (0)1 40 51 36 00 / 36 12

The scholarships on social criteria

Scholarships based on social criteria relate to students less than 28 years by October 1 for a first request, based on criteria of resources and family expenses. The award is annual and must be renewed every year between January 15th and April 30th, by internet, on the site www.crous-paris.fr.

The scholarship award entitles, beginning from level 0, exemption from tuition fees for PSPBB and the universities, as well as the costs of student social security. Only competition expenses and those related to SIUMPPS the health service are required, even for scholarship students.

Attention: If you are a foreign national, you must fulfill certain conditions > visit CNOUS.

The National Emergency Aid Fund (FNAUAC)

Application must be completed and deposited in September.

As a priority you should check with student services at your university. For non-registered student for a Licence: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The supplementary grant Sorbonne University

To help improve the living conditions of students by allowing them to absorb some of the costs associated with their studies and their autonomy outlet, the Sorbonne University offers a complementary scholarship to scholarship students enrolling for the first time in a Sorbonne University establishment of three levels Licence 1, 2 and 3 combined.

Demand non-automatic and places are limited.

Application must be deposited between October 1st and December 31st.
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La vie etudiante au PSPBB


Fees for student social security is set at 213 euros for the academic year 2014-2015.

Once you are registered with PSPBB, you must be affiliated with student social security and choose student health insurance. You are entitled to a refund of your care in case of illness or maternity for the duration of the academic year.

Terms of affiliation to the student social security

Affiliate terms to student social security vary with age during the academic year (October 1st to September 30th of the following year) and the profession of the parent (father or mother) of which you are the beneficiary.

  • If you are between 16 and 19 years: you are still considered as entitled to your parents’ coverage. As such, your affiliation to student social security is compulsory and free.
  • If you are 20 years old during the academic year, or more than 20 years: you are no longer considered as entitled to your parents’ coverage. Your affiliation to student social security is mandatory and must be paid, unless you have a scholarship: in this case, you are exempt from paying fees.

Affiliate terms to student social security vary with the age of the student during the academic year and occupation of the parent on which it depends.

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Registration with a student insurance

Upon completion of administrative enrollment with the university or with PSPBB, as applicable, you must register with student insurance.

> Students have a prioritized affiliation to student social security from the partner university on which it depends.
In this case, a certificate of payment from the university is required, to be presented at the administrative registration at PSPBB in order to be exempted from payment of the insurance fees.

> Students not enrolled in the university (validated Licence or for other reasons), and who are only pursuing courses with PSPBB for the academic year, are affiliated to Social Security through PSPBB. File application on site at the time of administrative registration in September.

Note: Although commonly referred to as "mutual" health insurance for students, these organizations which are responsible for managing compulsory health insurance for students are called student social security.

You can choose between one of the following mutual health insurance plans:

The student health insurance chosen at the time of enrollment will manage your medical file and refund your healthcare. For any questions, please contact them directly.

Your Welfare

Once registered with a student health insurance, affiliation to the student social security is effective as of October 1st of the current year to September 30th of the following year.

It allows you to receive a refund of your healthcare in case of illness or maternity for the duration of the academic year.

In case of accident or illness, as a student, you have accident insurance - Occupational accidents (AT-MP). This insurance covers you for accidents occurring:

  • during courses given in a workshop or laboratory;
  • during internships, provided they are part of your study program and used to practice education provided, that give rise to the signing of a training agreement, and are unpaid but may result in gratification.


For the Sorbonne University, improving the living conditions of students begins with an effective consideration of their health needs. With the establishment of the Inter-University Department of Preventive Medicine and Health Promotion - SIUMPPS – this is coordinated and open to students of the Sorbonne University, as well as students from other institutions by convention.

The multidisciplinary team of SIUMPPS Sorbonne University: nurses, doctors, psychologists, social workers and administrators, welcomes students in a unique and resized space. Disability points are available to them in the form of personalized meetings and specific awareness campaigns.

The  5.10€  fee paid when you register for PSPBB gives you access to all SIUMPPS service for 1 year without limit and without supplement: access to health care, medical certificates, specialist consultations (diet and nutrition, sports medicine, etc.), disabilities, welcome and accompaniment, psychologist, occupational hazards, prevention, ...

> SIUMPPS - 15 rue de l'Ecole de Médecine, 75006 Paris, Escalier G (métro Odéon)
+33 (0)1 40 51 10 00
from monday to friday, 9h00-12h30 and 14h00-18h30.

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Le Pôle supérieur d'enseignement artistique Paris Boulogne-Billancourt (PSPBB) est un établissement d'enseignement supérieur créé à l'initiative et avec le soutien de la Ville de Paris, de la Ville de Boulogne-Billancourt, de la Communauté d'agglomération Grand Paris Seine Ouest et du ministère de la culture.

Il dispense une formation de 1er cycle d'enseignement supérieur, en musique, théâtre et danse jazz.

L'ensemble des dispositifs mis en place répondent aux trois priorités de l'établissement :

  • l'excellence
  • le caractère professionnel de la formation
  • l'international

Il s'appuie sur les forces respectives des Conservatoires à Rayonnement Régional de Paris et de Boulogne-Billancourt, de l'Institut de formation professionnelle Rick Odums, en partenariat avec les universités Sorbonne Université, Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3 et Paris 8 Vincennes Saint-Denis.


Télécharger la brochure du PSPBB en pdf



Un cursus de 3 ans conduisant à l'obtention des diplômes suivants :

  • Le Diplôme National Supérieur Professionnel de Musicien (DNSPM), diplôme de niveau Bac +3
  • La Licence de musicologie délivrée par l'Université Paris Sorbonne Paris IV
  • Le Diplôme d'Etat de professeur de musique (DE)


Un cursus de 3 ans conduisant à l'obtention des diplômes suivants :

  • Le Diplôme National Supérieur Professionnel de Comédien (DNSPC), diplôme de niveau Bac +3,
  • La Licence d'études théâtrales délivrée par l'Université Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3. 


Un cursus de 3 ans conduisant à l'obtention des diplômes suivants :

  • Le Diplôme National Supérieur Professionnel de Danseur (DNSPD), diplôme de niveau Bac +3,
  • La Licence Arts du spectacle - Danse délivrée par l'Université Paris 8 Vincennes Saint-Denis 



Structure des études au PSPBB


  • Règlement général des études
  • Règlement intérieur
  • Statuts du PSPBB


Carte - Les lieux du PSPBBMUSIQUE

  1. CRR de Paris
    14, rue de Madrid – 75008 Paris
  2. CRR de Boulogne–Billancourt
    22, rue de la Belle-Feuille – 92100 Boulogne-Billancourt
  3. Université Paris - Sorbonne
    1, rue Victor Cousin – 75005 Paris
  4. Centre Clignancourt / Université Paris – Sorbonne
    2, rue Francis de Croisset – 75018 Paris
  5. Centre des Musiques Didier Lockwood
    187, avenue du Lys – 77190 Dammarie-Les-Lys
  1. ESAD – Forum des Halles
    12, place Carrée – 75001 Paris
  2. Université Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris 3
    13, rue de Santeuil – 75231 Paris cedex 05
  1. Studios de danse des Abbesses / CRR de Paris - 8, rue Véron – 75018 Paris
  2. Institut de Formation Professionnelle Rick Odums - 54 A, rue de Clichy – 75009 Paris
  3. Université Paris 8 Vincennes – Saint Denis - 2, rue de la liberté – 93526 Saint-Denis cedex
  1. Bureaux - 21, rue de Madrid – 75008 Paris
  2. Siège social et adresse courrier - 14, rue de Madrid – 75008 Paris


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A school of arts

Theater, music and dance are three forms of artistic expression for which the stage is the point of achievement, the ultimate goal. This ambition inhabits each one of our educational activities offered throughout the year for our students..

In 2014 - 2015, the 300 students of the PSPBB will perform on stage, fearing new worlds, ready to meet the public. They are the artists of tomorrow that we invite you to discover.


Exigence is also an Art


Pôle supérieur d'enseignement artistique
Paris Boulogne-Billancourt

Le Pôle supérieur d'enseignement artistique of Paris Boulogne-Billancourt (PSPBB) is a public higher education institution providing training in the1st cycle in music, theater and jazz dance created with the initiative and support of the city of Paris, the city of Boulogne-Billancourt, the urban Community Grand Paris Seine Ouest and the Ministry of Culture and Communication.



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In all disciplines, nearly 150 teachers from the prestigious Regional Conservatories
(CRR) of Paris and (CRR) of Boulogne-Billancourt, associated with the reputation of the University of Paris - Sorbonne Paris IV, a leading faculty of
Musicology of France.


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With the teachers of the Ecole Supérieure d'Art Dramatique (ESAD), theatre department of
the PSPBB, in partnership with the University Sorbonne Nouvelle - Paris 3.


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Jazz dance teachers from the Regional Conservatory of Paris, in partnership with the
Rick Odums professional training institute (IFPRO), the University Paris 8 Vincennes Saint-Denis and in association with the Pont supérieur, Epsedanse and Off Jazz.


Professional Environment

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Delivering professional degrees, and for the sake of preparation for the professional job market, the PSPBB places its training in close relation to the work world.


Student Life

As students are fully involved in the life of the establishment, support is given throughout their training; the development of the sense of belonging and improving their quality of life are among the major priorities of PSPBB.



Signataire de la Charte Erasmus, le PSPBB a choisi de faire de la dimension internationale une priorité dans la formation et l'insertion professionnelle de ses étudiants musiciens, comédiens et danseurs.





Office :
21, rue de Madrid
75008 Paris
Postal address :
14, rue de Madrid
75008 Paris
+33 (0)1 44 90 78 08
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Endowed with the most beautiful French educational opportunities in the field of performing arts, the PSPBB joins more than 200 teachers who put their knowledge and know-how together for excellent and exceptional higher education training.