The Graduate School of Culture Studies and Arts (GSCSA) is a joint venture of four Estonian universities: Tallinn University (coordinator of GSCSA) , University of Tartu, Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre  and Estonian Academy of Arts.

The partners of GSCSA also include Under and Tuglas Literature Centre of the Estonian Academy of Sciencies,  Estonian Literary Museum and
Zentrum für Theorie und Methodik der Kulturwissenschaften (Philosophische Fakultät, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen),  Estonian Arnold Schoenberg Society. New partners from autumn 2016 are Art Museum of Estonia and the Centre of Excellence in Estonian Studies