Intensive Courses FAQs

Here are some answers to some of our most frequently asked questions (FAQs) about our Intensive Courses. If you have a question and can't find an answer below, please email us at intensivecourses@royalballetschool.org.uk.

Filling in the application form

New applicants

Please carefully read the instructions and guidelines before completing and submitting your application form. Once you are happy all the information has been completed, click submit. Then you will receive an email with a link to the payment page with further instructions. Please wait to receive this email before paying.

Previous applicants

Please log into your OpenApply account and complete the Spring and Summer Intensive Courses Application 2019 (Previous Applicants) form. Please carefully read the instructions and guidelines before completing and submitting your application form. Once you are happy all the information has been completed click submit and pay the fees for your chosen course.

My application checklist is asking me to pay fees for the Spring Intensive when I only wish to apply for the Summer Intensive - do I need to pay these fees too?

No, you may see additional course payments and application forms in your checklist items but please only complete one application form and pay the fees relevant to your chosen course.

Photograph requirements

What are the photograph requirements for Intensive Courses?

For information on our photograph requirements, click here.

My child is 12 years old but will be 13 years on 31 August 2019. Do I submit photos for my child aged 12 years or 13 years?

Please submit photographs following the guidelines for your child’s age as of 31 August 2019. A child born August 2006 would be 13 years on 31 August 2019 and would need to submit photos aged 13 years.

Can I change the photos on my child’s application form once I have submitted my application?

Once you have submitted your application we are unable to accept new photographs. If there are any issues when we come to view your photograph’s we will contact you.

Do you accept video applications for Intensive Courses?

We do not accept video applications for our Intensive Courses.

Getting your results

When will the results be sent?

We aim to send the results by email four weeks after the application deadline. We can receive a high volume of applications close to the deadline and results may be sent just after four weeks, we thank you for your patience.

Financial assistance

Would I qualify for financial assistance if offered a place?

We are currently able to offer means tested support to qualifying families for our Spring London and London Summer Intensive Courses. For households with a gross income under £47,000 per annum. Find out more about our fees and financial assistance.