For our full-time undergraduate programmes, please apply using the guidance below

Want to apply to one of our full-time undergraduate programmes of study?

Full time Undergraduate Programmes We are accepting applications for our full-time BA (Hons) Ballet Education and BA (Hons) Dance Education programmes for September 2024.
For full-time higher education undergraduate programmes, please apply online through UCAS.
UCAS applicants will need to provide: The institution name for the Royal Academy of Dance which is RAD
The institution code for the Royal Academy of Dance which is R55
The course code for your chosen programme: BA (Hons) Ballet Education: W540
BA (Hons) Dance Education: W541
Diploma of Higher Education: Dance Education: W590
Certificate of Higher Education: Dance Education: W591

The UCAS website provides a step-by-step guide to submitting your application including video guides and advice on completing your personal statement. You can also keep track of the progress of your application. For general enquiries and information on the application procedure please contact UCAS on +44 (0)371 468 0 468 for undergraduate applications.

If you are an international student you might also be able to get help from your local British Council Office.

UCAS website


All students are required to abide by the procedures and regulations of the Royal Academy of Dance and, for validated programmes, the University of Bath. The General Regulations of the Faculty of Education can be found on the Regulations page and are made available to each student upon enrolment.

Those applying for a University of Bath-validated programme should read this guidance document.

Clearing 2024

If we still have places available on our full-time undergraduate programmes after conditional and unconditional offers have been made these will be listed under clearing on the UCAS website. Clearing is available from July to August each year.

If you are interested in applying for one of our programmes through clearing please contact registry or UCAS clearing directly.

Part-time Distance Learning and RAD Awards