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Information about applying for September 2019 entry

Generous scholarships and bursaries are available for all instruments and programmes. 


  • Unrivalled Opportunities

    Performance is the essential driving force behind everything we do at the Academy. Read more
  • Orchestras and Ensembles

    Intensive, realistic training for the demands of professional life. Read more

Study at the Academy

  • Undergraduate

    As an undergraduate student at the Academy, you will be challenged, motivated, inspired and prepared for a career in music. Read more
  • Postgraduate

    The Academy provides a wide range of opportunities for postgraduates, including a broad selection of degrees, diplomas and professional development courses, as well as a thriving and innovative research culture. Read more
  • Junior Academy

    Our Saturday programme for talented school-age musicians. Read more

Life at the Academy

  • Performance Events

    Our exceptionally busy schedule of performances, masterclasses and other events. What’s on next
  • Research

    Focused on the interrogation of musical creativity, particularly the interaction of performers, composers, instrument makers and scholars. Read more

Studying in London

Study in the heart of London

Britain’s exciting and inspiring capital, one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. Read more

Alumni success

Training top professionals for nearly 200 years

Many of the world’s most famous musicians – singers, players, conductors and composers – have studied at the Academy. Read more