Applications open for entry in 2022
Applications for the following courses are now open for September 2022.
- Foundation Degree in Technical Theatre and Stage Management
- BA (Hons) in Technical Theatre and Stage Management (progression year)
- BA (Hons) in Acting
- Foundation Course in Acting
- Postgraduate Diploma in Theatre Costume
The application deadline to submit an online form is 26 January 2022, midnight for all courses.
Applications are made directly to RADA and forms are at the top of the course page. To complete the form you will need to supply information about where you are from and you're experiences including any education, training or study. You will have the chance to talk more about your experience and interests as you move through the audition stages.
Once you have completed an application form our admissions team will be in touch with information about next steps. First interview and first and second round auditions this year are online or submitted via video. Acting third and fourth rounds auditions will include a workshops online and in person at RADA. We are following Government health advice carefully and if anything changes we will let you know.
Apply for Free
To apply for the BA (Hons) in Acting and Foundation Course in Acting we charge a one-off fee of £34, you can apply for free if you meet certain criteria. Find out if you qualify to apply for free.
All our theatre production courses are free to apply to.
Foundation Course in Acting
Are you considering whether actor training is for you? Our two term Foundation Course in Acting is invaluable for students who want to gain insight in to life at a conservatoire school. You can apply to this course at the same time as the BA. Find out more.
Want to know more about RADA, but not ready to apply this year?
There are many ways to get involved with our training through our online and in-person short courses and through our access and participation projects.