Fees & Dates

Our 3 Year BA (Hons) in Professional Acting is full time running for 31 weeks per year over nine terms, three per year. There are 30 contact hours per week.

Classes run from approximately 9.30am till 5.15pm 5 days a week (this may change up to 45 minutes either way). You may be required to come into school on some evenings, weekends or bank holidays and will be expected to read scripts in your spare time.  

  • Course Fees
  • Term Dates

Audition Fee: 

£47.50 non-refundable, payable upon application.

Course Fee:

We're currently still finalising our fees and funding package for 2018 entry, and this will be made available on this page soon.

Home Student Status:

Strict regulations regarding residency must be met in order to qualify for Home Student status. All EU students must verify their EU status upon accepting an offered place. For guidance on fee status, please click here.

Student Loans:

Students enrolled onto this course are eligible to apply for a student loan through Student Finance England. Please refer to their website to find out what you are eligible to apply for.

Please note: the costs of most play texts and sheet music are included in the fees. You will be sent a reading and equipment list before the start of the course with certain compulsory purchases you must buy separately.

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Key Facts

  • Start Date: Monday 23rd October 2017
  • End Date: End of July 2020
  • Audition Fee: £47.50
  • Qualification: BA Hons in Professional Acting
  • Accreditation: Drama UK
  • Career Launch: Showcase, Ensemble Performance, 2 Graduation Shows

Tom Vanson

1YR Professional Acting 2014

DSL was life-changing, and I write that fully aware of how horribly cliched it is, but it's true. A well-developed course, supportive staff and real professional experience have made it a delight to train here.

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