Milli Eğitim Bakanlığı Sofya NMA Üniversitesi Royal Academy Of Dance Royal Academy Of Music  
    Dilek Ballet and Music School with Şişli and Ataşehir branches, was founded by Dilek Sunam in 1967. We have been teaching ballet professionally for 52 years with an authorized staff approved by Turkish Ministry of Education.

    The graduate students of Dilek Ballet School, just like graduates of conservatries are authorized to be approved and registered teachers by Turkish Ministry of Education.

We accept students at the age of (3-11).We prepare students for stage performances every year.

    We prepare students to enter for Royal Academy of Dance grade and vocational exams. The head of ballet department R. Ceylan Lek is a registered teacher of Royal Academy of Dance. ‘Vaganova’ method of ballet is also used as a method of teaching as it has been approved to be one of the best professionally teaching ballet methods in the world. We have signed a contract and made a cooperation agreement with NMA Sofia National Music Academy. According to the cooperation, we are authorized to prepare and enter students for ‘Vaganova’ methodological exams, organize teachers' pedagogy and methodology and teachers’ training programs and diploma exams which will be drafted by Ass. Prof. Kalina Bogoeva. Dilek Bale Schools will be authorized to prepare students for Bachelor degree and Master degree. Due to the mutual agreement, our students will be able to have the university education in Istanbul, in our school and complete their degree by distant learning, staying in Sofia for short periods of time.

    Our Graduate students after taking their certificates will be authorized to teach ballet or can chose dancing as a career abroad, too.
     Our music students (piano and violin) also receive a certificate which is approved by the Ministry of Education and will be able to teach music at music courses. Apart from this, they may also take the graded exams of the Associated Board of The Royal Academy of Music in the branches of piano and violin.