How To Apply
Application forms for the academic year 2015-16 are now available. Please click on the links on the right-hand side of this page to download the forms.
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Audition Fee Information
Standard audition fee: £45
Private audition fee: £55
Dance Day Fee Information
Dance Day fee: £40
Preliminary Auditions, UK
Sunday 26th October 2014 Dance School of Scotland, Glasgow
Saturday 13th December 2014 Central School of Ballet, London
Sunday 8th February 2015 Northern Ballet, Leeds
Saturday 14th February 2015 Central School of Ballet, London
Saturday 28th March 2015 Overseas Applicants, Central School of Ballet, London
All applicants are required to submit applications by Monday 20th October (for the 26th October audition), Saturday 15th November (for the 13th December and 8th February auditions) or Saturday 10th January (for the 14th February and 28th March auditions). Further information can be found on the application form which can be downloaded from this webpage.
Saturday 28th March 2015 Final Audition, Central School of Ballet, London
Sunday 29th March 2015 Final Audition, Central School of Ballet, London
Because of the high demand of applicants each year, Central School of Ballet has a policy that unfortunately we are unable to provide individual feedback.
Dance Days are a series of taster workshops. Participants take part in a ballet and contemporary class led by Central School of Ballet Senior School tutors. Please click here find out more and to apply.
Saturday 25th October 2014 Dance Day, Dance School of Scotland, Glasgow
Sunday 23rd November 2014 Dance Day, Central School of Ballet, London - FULL
Saturday 7th February 2015 Dance Day, Northern Ballet, Leeds
Audition Fee Waiver Scheme
The Conservatoire for Dance and Drama offers an audition fee waiver scheme whereby students matching a certain criteria may not have to pay to audition. To find out more about this scheme please visit their website -
Please note these places are limited and are available on a first come basis. Interested applicants must meet the following criteria:
- UK resident
- Applying to an undergraduate programme (Foundation Degree or BA Degree)
- New to higher education (no previous degree-level qualification)
- From an annual household income of less than £25,000