Ballet Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Ballet Education BA (Hons) Royal Academy of Dance 41% 0% 10% £7120 £9250 140 London On campus Full-time
BA Modern Ballet BA Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 93% 1% 0% £9250 £18393 164 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Ballet BA (Hons) Bath Spa University 90% 10% 5% £9250 - 134 Bath On campus Full-time
Professional Graduate Diploma in Modern Ballet Grad Dip Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 90% 10% 5% £9250 £18393 134 Glasgow On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

The NSS is commissioned by the Office for Students


Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Ballet

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £18500 £17765 £21610
25-75 percentile range £14000 - £22500 £12805 - £22829 £15583 - £26794

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £18974 £19139 £22996
25-75 percentile range £12865 - £22760 £14097 - £23546 £16913 - £28423

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Ballet

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Ballet who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Typical employers for graduates of Ballet

  • Theatres
  • Educational Institutions
  • Private Schools
  • Performing Arts Companies

Jobs of graduates of Ballet (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Ballet at Bath Spa University

30% Elementary occupations
20% Caring personal services
15% Teaching Professionals
10% Artistic, literary and media occupations
10% Administrative occupations
5% Business and public service associate professionals
5% Animal care and control services
5% Leisure, travel and related personal service occupations
5% Sales occupations

Grading & Study Time

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Ballet

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The median salary of graduates of Ballet was £18500 15 months after graduation, £17765 3 years after graduation and £21610 5 years after graduation.

  • The following degrees are offered for Ballet studies:
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts - BA
  • Graduate Diploma - Grad Dip

BA Modern Ballet - BA at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey 2022 with a rating of 93 out of 100 among 15 respondents.