Budapest Circus Art and Contemporary Dance College (BCDC) 

Pre-Audition Course 2023/24

The Budapest Circus Arts and Contemporary Dance College is opening a Pre-Audition Course for the academic year of 2023/24 for those interested in Contemporary Dance BA and Circus Dance BA programs. The aim is to give participants an insight into how the BA courses work and to offer a chance to engage with the learning methods and practices that are characteristic of the College. The (up to) full year, intensive training program focuses on technical training, movement skills and creativity development. The dance classes are led by former students and current teachers who are nationally and internationally renowned performing artists and teachers. During the Pre-Audition course participants will encounter Contemporary dance techniques, House & Folk, Rhythm & Dance, Afro-modern, Ballet, Improvisation, Composition, Musical-Show dance classes.

The course is recommended for those who want to learn more about the two BA programs and receive orientation before applying for admission.

In case of successful admission 10% of the amount paid for the whole year course will be credited towards the tuition fees.

Budapest Circus Arts and Contemporary Dance College,
1036 Budapest Perc utca 2.

Important details:

  • Schedule: Tuesdays and Thursdays two dance classes, 18.00-19.30 and 19.45-21.15 (CET)
  • Absence: a maximum of 12 dance classes per I. semester and 10 dance classes per II. semester is allowed. Absences in excess of this number will result in the participant not being allowed to continue the course.


  1. return the completed application form
  2. within 5 working days of returning the application form, payment of the full course fee or, in the case of payment by installments, the first installment.

The Pre Audition Course is a full-year training course, which can be joined on a semester-by-semester basis.

  • Full-year program (130 classes): 260.000 HUF
  • 1. Semester 19.09.2023-15.02.2024 (70 classes): 154.000 HUF
  • 2. Semester 20.02.2024-06.06.2024 (60 classes): 132.000 HUF

Please note: no refunds will be given.

We ask you to pay the fee of the course within 5 working days of returning the application form.
Payment in installments is possible:

– First installment of 65% of the total fee within 5 working days of returning the application form.
– Second installment of 35 % of the total fee, up to the eighth week of the program.

Budapest Kortárstánc Főiskola
EUR IBAN: HU70 10405004-50526789-78811016
HUF IBAN: HU65 10405004-50526789-78811009

Duration: 19 September 2023 – 16 February 2024. 
Autumn break: 27 October – 6 November, 
Winter break: 20 December 2023 – 15 January 2024
Application deadline: 15 September 2023.

Duration: 20 February 2024– 6 June 2024. 
Spring break: 29 March 2024 – 8 April 2024.
Deadline for applications: 16 February 2024.

Meeting us before applying

Before the course starts, we offer a free open session where anyone can attend two dance classes and meet the artistic leaders of the course and ask questions.

First semester

Date: 8 September 2023, 18:00-21:15 (CET).
Registration form

Second semester

Date: 9 February 2024, 18:00-21:15 (CET).
Registration form