International student support

Information, useful numbers and links

SUPPORT

Coming to study in a new place can be a daunting experience – which is why our Student Support team is on hand to provide advice and information on areas such as accommodation, finance, careers, local knowledge and cultural matters.
 
We also have a good variety of social events for international students.
 

ACTIVITIES

From a welcome reception in Freshers' Week to an orientation tour of Leeds and visits to Yorkshire attractions, the Conservatoire arranges lots of activities and events to help you meet fellow international students, get to know your way around Leeds and feel at home.
 

USEFUL LINKS

Immigration and study overseas advice


British Council 
| www.britishcouncil.org
Education UK
 | www.educationuk.org
UK Council for International Student Affairs
 | www.ukcisa.org.uk
UK Visas and Immigration | www.gov.uk/tier-4-general-visa
Prepare for Success
 | www.prepareforsuccess.org.uk



Please note that Leeds College of Music staff are unable to offer any immigration advice.
 

Independent financial advice 


Monetas | www.international.studentcalculator.org
 

Feeling at home in the UK

Don't Be A Tourist 
| www.dontbeatourist.co.uk

Host UK 
| www.hostuk.org.uk


 

More information about Leeds and Yorkshire


Leeds Live It Love It
 | www.leedsliveitloveit.com

Leeds City Council
 | www.leeds.gov.uk

BBC Leeds 
| www.bbc.co.uk/leeds

Itchy Leeds
 | www.itchyleeds.co.uk

Virtual Tour of Leeds
 | www.vrleeds.co.uk

My Life in Leeds 
| www.mylifeinleeds.co.uk

Yorkshire Tourism 
| www.yorkshire.com 



KEY CONTACTS

International enquiries
+44 (0)113 222 3457 | international@lcm.ac.uk

Accommodation
+44 (0)113 222 3514 | accommodation@lcm.ac.uk

International welfare
+44 (0)113 222 3514 | welfare@lcm.ac.uk

Scholarships and fee status
+44 (0)113 222 3419 | studentfunding@lcm.ac.uk

SU and societies
+44 (0)113 222 3507 | studentunion@lcm.ac.uk

International student FAQs

Read answers to some of our most frequently asked questions. If you can't find an answer to your question, please contact Anne Best using the details above.

Find out more

Undergraduate

We offer seven BA (Hons) Music pathways and a Foundation Degree in Music Production. Four of our pathways can be taken as a Combined course, with one major and one minor.

 

Postgraduate

Further your studies, focus on your specialism and work alongside Creative Practitioners with our MA/MMus Creative Musician course

 

Entry Requirements

Click here for a full list of entry requirements for all our Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses. Important information about English as a foreign language is also included

Pre-arrival Information 

Before heading for the airport, there are many things to look into about life in Leeds and how you can prepare for it. We've compiled cultural adivce, travel information an more.