An art and music curriculum for students in China

Cambridge School of Visual & Performing Arts, China

CSVPA China offers art and design, drama and music courses to Chinese and foreign national students at Grades 10 and 11. The CSVPA China model is 2+1 for Art and Design courses and 2+2 for Drama and Music courses. Students spend two years studying in China followed by a year (two years for music students) at CSVPA in Cambridge or CATS Academy Boston.

For admissions and enrolment, please contact the school directly.

“CSVPA China supports every student in their personal pursuit of art and design. With a cross-cultural team of professional art and design tutors, we help students cultivate their creative vision and lead them through professional studio practice and communication.”

Joe Chen

Head, CSVPA China

Supporting every student in their personal pursuit of art and design, drama and music

CSVPA China’s art and design, drama and music courses provide students with the tools and necessary skills to approach contemporary art and design, and professional drama and music.


of Art and Design students have received UAL offers in 2020


of Art and Design students have progressed to top universities in 2020

School Values


We want to develop world-class creative individuals. Students learn and experience many different creative subjects and skills, so that they can find their passion and practice creative thinking.

Industry-relevant tuition

CSVPA China has an international team of art and design teachers who have worked in different creative industries and exhibited their work at international art exhibitions.

Top university and conservatory destinations

CSVPA China students have progressed to a variety of art institutions such as University of the Arts London, Kingston University, University of Westminster and Glasgow School of Art.

Fully-equipped with premium teaching facilities

CSVPA China is modern and well-equipped with a variety of creative spaces including a number of specialist studios for 3D modelling, observational drawing, jewellery, engraving, fashion and music. With an average class size of 12, students receive personalised tuition as well as one-on-one support.

Boarding Accommodation

The residencies are purpose-built for students and offer a safe and secure environment. The campus offers double rooms or small dormitories for four students. All are en-suite and air-conditioned. The dormitories offer shared social and common room spaces, making students feel at home. Dedicated houseparents provide 24-hour supervision. There is also an on-campus convenience store offering refreshments and essentials.

Our Campus


No. 3039 Pan Jing Road,
Bao Shan District,




+86 021 54325279