You are a good dancer and you are creative in coming up with dance material. You are able to communicate your ideas with enthusiasm and conviction. And you are aged between 16 and 29. If you meet these conditions, you can audition for the Dance in Education course. A medical and a physical examination to assess your fitness to dance are part of the admission process.
All our study programmes have language requirements. You will need to prove your language proficiency by handing in a certificate stating your level. The level for Dance in Education is:
A three-day audition comprising of various selection rounds will take place in the spring. Besides having dance skills, you need to be creative when coming up with movement material which you can communicate enthusiastically and convincingly. The audition committee will take all these aspects into consideration in the different rounds.
Clothing requirements during all components of the audition are: tightfitting leotard, tights and ballet shoes. In case of long hair: tied together.
The admission dates for the 2018-2019 academic year:
First audition: 4 April 2018
Second audition: 5 April 2018
Third audition: 6 April 2018
This examination looks at the physical suitability for taking part in the programme. Those who have travelled far to attend the auditions will receive this examination on the last audition day. For others we plan this at a later date. The examination will be carried out by staff members of the Papendal Medical Sport Centre (SMCP), in the ArtEZ building, and comprises a movement assessment, carried out by a physiotherapist/sports doctor and a medical examination, carried out by a physician assistant/sports doctor. The fee for the medical examination is 158 euros and must be paid in cash on the spot, after which you will receive a receipt. Depending on your health insurance you may be eligible for reimbursement.
You will be notified of whether you have been admitted within three working weeks.
Admission is only valid for the study programme for which you have enrolled. If you wish to apply for admission to a study programme or specialisation at another location you must register for this separately. The admission is only valid for the academic year directly following the entrance examination.