Student Placements

One week placements on Degree programme

The National Centre for Circus Arts is one of world’s leading providers of circus education. Based in a magnificent Victorian power station adjacent to Hoxton Square London, we deliver a 2 year Foundation Degree and a 1 year top up BA Hons degree in Circus Arts.

During our spring term we offer one week placements for external international students. As part of this placement the student has the opportunity to train with our current degree students both within group classes and more personalised discipline training. The student applying must adhere to certain criteria (please see below) and apply via application form. 


Our spring term runs from January to March and we will, where possible, give the student their preferred dates. The week runs from Monday to Friday 9am-4pm. The student is responsible for finding their own accommodation.


Must be at least 18 years of age

Already have, or very close to having, a primary discipline

Be physically fit and be able to keep up with the demands of a busy degree programme

Demonstrate a proficiency in verbal English language

Responsible for their own accident and civil liability insurance covering their activities


Applications are now closed for 2019, we will open again in September for placements in our Spring term 2020