Popular applicants will need to complete an audition. Applicants combining Popular with another genre will need to complete an audition for each pathway.
UK Applicant Audition Guides:
Guides for International and EU applicants can be found on our International How To Apply page.
Audition Fee & Travel Refund
A refund of audition fee and travel costs may be available for applicants from low income households.
Download further information and the refund application form.
Tuition Fees & Living Costs
2017/18 tuition fees are £9,250 per year for Home/EU students.
The fees are per academic year and may be subject to government-approved increases in future years.
Tuition fees pay for the cost of teaching, assessment, validation, the facilities, support and administration of your course.
It is cheaper to live in Leeds than many other UK cities including Manchester and London, however your living costs will vary according to your circumstances and your lifestyle expectations.
Download our rough guide to living expenses for first year students living away from home in Leeds.
Tuition Fee Loan
Home and EU students don't have to pay any tuition fees up-front, or while they are studying. You can apply for a Tuition Fee Loan from the Student Loans Company and the fee will be paid directly to the conservatoire on your behalf.
Find out more.
UK students (not EU) are entitled to Maintenance Loans to help pay for essential expenses such as accommodation, food, books and travel.
Find out more.