Commonwealth Society of Teachers of Dancing 

The Commonwealth Society of Teachers of Dancing came into being in 1933. It functions as an independent board of dance education. Headquartered at Australia, CSTD is an internationally recognized authoritative body, providing syllabus across dance styles, examinations and certifications to its students and teachers.

CSTD offers syllabus in Classical Ballet, Modern Jazz, Tap, Theatrical and Contemporary.

CSTD first came to India in 1998, to Chennai, and now offers syllabus and certifications in several cities.