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The 202526 Prospectus

We are delighted to share that our new Prospectus for September 2025 entry is now available.

The Royal College of Music provides inspiring music education at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. The Royal College of Music has been ranked the Global No. 1 institution for Performing Arts for the third year running and earned the inaugural top spot for Music in the 2024 QS World University Rankings by Subject.

If you are interested in studying at a leading global institution, this is your indispensable guide. You can find out more about our exceptional professors and alumni, outstanding performance opportunities, immersive digital spaces and excellent facilities to help you to realise your musical ambitions in our friendly, nurturing community.

Applicant's Guide

If you are interested in undergraduate study at the Royal College of Music our handy applicant’s guide 202526 will provide the key information that you need to know about applying to study here.

Royal College of Music Junior Department Prospectus

If you are interested in studying at the RCM Junior Department (for ages 8 to 18), this is your essential guide, with introductions to all our programmes, staff and resources.


Every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained in these publications is fair and accurate at the time of production. Information on courses, fees and services is subject to occassional changes and no guarantee can be given that these will not be made following publication.

For the most up-to-date information please refer to the study section of this website.

If you have any feedback about any of these publications please get in touch.

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