You can do a foundation degree or degree in circus arts or contemporary circus. You can also study for a postgraduate master's qualification in directing circus.
These courses are offered by organisations that specialise in circus skills, working in partnership with universities.
You'll be expected to attend an audition before being offered a place on a course.
You'll usually need:
- GCSE English at grade 9 to 4 (A* to C)
- at least 1 A level for a foundation degree
- 2 to 3 A levels for a degree
- a degree in a relevant subject for postgraduate study