London is one of the most international cities on earth, with communities from every corner of the world. Studying at the Royal College of Music in one of the world’s leading cultural capitals will offer you amazing opportunities.
Our students perform in venues across the city, including concert halls, churches, museums and galleries. There are performances in venues including St James’s Piccadilly, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, the Royal Academy of Art, the Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room, Cadogan Hall and Royal Festival Hall.
In addition to the major London orchestras which present exciting programmes every year, the finest international musicians, conductors and ensembles regularly perform in beautiful concert halls across the city. London also offers world-class theatre, dance and art, unmissable historical attractions and world-famous museums and art galleries, many of which are free to visit.
The Royal College of Music, RCM London’s new hall of residence, Prince Consort Village, opened in spring 2016 and provides high-quality accommodation, including 177 studio apartments, 170 en-suite rooms and 63 standard rooms.
Prince Consort Village is fully equipped and specially designed for RCM students, with acoustically treated bedrooms allowing you to practise at home. Services include: 23 dedicated practice rooms available 24/7, a film room, open mic space, high speed Wi-Fi, laundry, reception, gym, bicycle storage and indoor and outdoor communal spaces.