Central School of Ballet

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Professional Dance and Performance – BA (Hons)

Central is the only vocational ballet school to offer a two year Foundation Degree in Professional Dance and Performance, leading to a further year of training to complete a BA (Hons) degree, both accredited by the University of Kent.

The degree rewards the high level of training and outstanding achievements of Central’s students, giving graduates a qualification that is internationally recognised and respected.

The range and quality of the courses provides thorough and professional preparation for entry into a career in professional dance. Training is provided by internationally renowned teachers who have performed with some of the world’s leading dance companies.

Programme of Study

The content of the courses offers a varied curriculum including Ballet, Contemporary Dance, Jazz Dance, Choreography, Drama, Music, Singing and Contextual Studies.

As part of the BA (Hons) Degree course, the Ballet Central tour will give students an unparalleled preparation for professional employment. Besides consolidating a high level of physical skill and technique, students also develop artistically, emotionally and intellectually to become creative, versatile performing artists.

For more information about this course, visit the school website.



Awarding body

University of Kent

School contact details

Central School of Ballet
10 Herbal Hill
Clerkenwell Road
London EC1R 5EG

UK Tel +44(0)20 7837 6332





All applications are direct to the school. For more information on the application process visit how to apply.