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Apply now for MA Screendance course (September 2021 entry) - the only MA in dance filmmaking in the world! 

Applications for the MA Expanded Dance Practice will open very soon for January 2022 entry.

Applications for the BA (Hons) in Contemporary Dance are closed. 

Apply for MA Screendance 


How to Apply: 

  • Register with the site - once you have registered with the site you will be able to logout and return to your application at any point to continue with your application via the green study programme buttons on this page. If you do not have an account, you will be redirected to the registration page after selecting your study programme below.
  • Log in and complete the online application form - the form is spread across six separate steps. At each step you must submit your details in order to save it. Once you have completed all six steps you will have the opportunity to review, revisit and edit any of the details you have submitted. You can log in later to amend an incomplete application via this page. Every section of the form should be completed as fully as possible in English.
  • Click 'lock and submit' to complete and send the application. 

The online application form contains features where you are asked to upload a passport-style photo and provide email contacts for your two references. Should you be unable to do this please follow the guidelines below and post them to: Admissions Office, London Contemporary Dance School at The Place, 17 Duke's Road, London WC1H 9PY.

  • Two passport sized photos (remember to write your name on the back of both photos)
  • Two references - If possible, one of these references should be dance related and one should be academic. As part of the online application process referees will automatically receive a Google form to complete.

Undergraduate Online Admission Workshops

The Admission Workshops for the undergraduate programme will be hosted online. They will be taking place across two weeks: 

  1. Mon 8 Feb - Fri 12 Feb 
  2. Mon 22 Mar - Fri 26 Mar 

They will be hosted on Zoom, in small groups of 10 people maximum. Once you have applied you will be contacted via email, by our admissions team, on whether you have been invited to attend an Admission Workshop. All details of what to expect from the Admission Workshop will also be sent to you via email.


If you have any questions about the application procedure or require a postal application form, contact the School Office email lcds@theplace.org.uk or call +44 (0)20 7121 1111.

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