Meet our members

Each of the eleven UK conservatoires has its own distinct history, purpose and identity. Their different ‘flavours’ provide applicants with an exceptionally wide range of study-options.
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Conservatoire for Dance and Drama

The Conservatoire for Dance and Drama is comprised of six Member Schools that deliver undergraduate and postgraduate courses of higher education in dance, drama, circus arts, and production arts.

Guildhall School of Music & Drama

Guildhall School is a vibrant, international community of young musicians, actors and production artists in the heart of the City of London

Leeds Conservatoire

Leeds Conservatoire is a Higher Education music conservatoire based in the Quarry Hill district of Leeds, England. It was founded in 1965 by Joseph Stones.

Royal Academy of Music

The Royal Academy of Music moves music forward by inspiring successive generations of musicians to connect, collaborate and create. It is the meeting point between the traditions of the past and the talent of the future, seeking out and supporting the musicians today whose music will move the world tomorrow.

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire is an international, multidisciplinary conservatoire offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Music, Acting, Applied Performance and Stage Management, we also have a thriving Junior Department for young musicians.

Royal College of Music

The Royal College of Music is one of the world’s great conservatoires, training gifted musicians from all over the world for international careers as performers, conductors and composers.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland is a world top three destination to study the performing arts (QS World University Rankings 2021). We offer specialist education across all of the performing arts, and we are located in the vibrant cultural city of Glasgow.

Royal Northern College of Music

The Royal Northern College of Music is a leading international conservatoire, training students to world-class levels in music through a specialised learning programme of the highest quality, delivered by internationally renowned teachers and underpinned by a unique artistic programme of performances.

Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama

The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama provides specialist practical and performance-based training in music and drama, enabling students to enter and influence the world of music, theatre and related professions.

The Royal School of Speech and Drama

The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama was founded at the Royal Albert Hall in 1906. Now based on an extensive site at Swiss Cottage in north London, Central is a college of the University of London and welcomes students from over 50 countries.

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance is the UK’s only conservatoire of music and contemporary dance, formed in 2005 when Trinity College of Music and Laban came together.