University of Birmingham

Degree level: Undergraduate

Professional Dance and Musical Theatre

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Course summary

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The BA (Hons) Professional Dance and Musical Theatre is a high-calibre vocational programme which will equip you for a career in the professional entertainment industry. The three-year programme offers intensive specialist training in dance, singing and acting, aiming to provide you with excellent employment skills. Upon graduation, employment may include musicals (West End and touring), dance companies, television, theatre and education. Find out more at https://theurdang.london/courses/degree/ In addition to the UCAS application, applicants also need to provide Urdang Academy with additional information and complete an audition. Please see further information at https://theurdang.london/full-time-courses/applications-and-auditions/ Important: Whilst this course is accredited by the University of Birmingham, it is taught at The Urdang Academy in London not in Birmingham. In order for an application for this programme to be considered it is necessary for the University to share with Urdang Academy personal data about applicants including the information provided in the UCAS application and any further information provided during the application process. You can view the University’s privacy notice for applicants here https://www.birmingham.ac.uk/privacy/admissions.aspx.

Course details

Modules

After the first year of triple-threat training you continue your studies within a focused specialist track of modules: triple-threat, a singing/acting focus or a more dance-based track. This allows you to choose a direction of study in the second and third year that is in line with your skills, abilities and likely destination. More detailed information can be found at: https://theurdang.london/courses/degree/


How to apply

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeW4UA
Institution code B32
Campus nameUrdang Academy
Campus codeU

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 80 points 80 Tariff points from Level 3 academic qualifications

Additional entry requirements

Audition

In addition to the UCAS application, applicants also need to provide Urdang Academy with additional information and complete an audition. Please see further information at https://theurdang.london/full-time-courses/applications-and-auditions/


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For details of the annual tuition fee for International Students please see the course web page listed in the 'course details' section above. If you are made an offer to study by the University, the yearly tuition fee will be stated in your offer letter.
Professional Dance and Musical Theatre at University of Birmingham - UCAS