Postgraduate Open Days

Discover more about the opportunities for Postgraduate study at Leeds College of Music, meet the tutors and experience the facilities first hand.


There’s no better way to experience Leeds College of Music than by meeting us in person.

Find out how to book your place, what to expect on the day, directions and contact details below.

We have Open Days scheduled on the following dates:

  • Saturday 18 April 2020
  • Saturday 30 May 2020

Book your place now using the button below.

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Leeds has excellent links to the rest of the UK via the M1 and the A1. An hourly train service reaches London in two hours. 

Our address is: 

Leeds College of Music
3 Quarry Hill

(entrance on St Peter's Square - for sat nav postcodes, please see 'Travelling by Car & Parking')

LCoM@Playhouse Square
Playhouse Square,

Please note: Open Day registration for all subject areas is taking place at the main LCoM @ St Peter's Square building.

Travelling By Car & Parking

Please note: We do not have any on-campus car parking space, however you can park in the nearby NCP Multi-Storey Car Park on New York Street, near Leeds Kirkgate Market (Post Codes below).

Open Day attendees can pick up discount vouchers for the NCP Multi-Storey Car Park near Leeds Kirkgate Market* on the day from our Reception Team. We have agreed a reduced rate of £7.30 for the day especially for these events.

There is also Pay and Display parking at Quarry Hill however spaces here are very limited.

Post Codes

  • For taxi drop off at the door (no parking), input Post Code LS2 7PD.
  • For parking at NCP Multi-Storey Car Park on New York Street, near Leeds Kirkgate Market, input LS2 7EA
  • For parking at the Quarry Hill Pay and Display, input Post Code LS9 8AH.

*please note there is only a reduced rate for the NCP Multi-Storey Car Park on New York Street, near Leeds Kirkgate Market. There is no reduced rate for the Pay and Display at Quarry Hill.

Please note: Open Day registration for all subject areas is taking place at the main LCoM @ St Peter's Square building.

Travelling By Train

Leeds College of Music is a 15 - 20 minute walk from Leeds Train Station. 

You can check routes, prices and book online at

Journey times

  • London to Leeds - 2 hours 15 minutes
  • Cardiff to Leeds – 4 hours
  • Birmingham to Leeds – 2 hours
  • Bristol to Leeds – 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Edinburgh to Leeds – 3 hours
  • Manchester to Leeds – 50 minutes
  • Newcastle to Leeds – 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Plymouth to Leeds – 5 hours 40 minutes
Travelling By Coach

Leeds College of Music is two minutes’ walk from Leeds Central Coach Station. 

National Express and Megabus both run coach services to Leeds from locations across the UK.

Journey times

  • London to Leeds - 4 hours 20 minutes
  • Cardiff to Leeds – 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Birmingham to Leeds – 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Bristol to Leeds – 5 hours
  • Edinburgh to Leeds – 6 hours
  • Manchester to Leeds – 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Newcastle to Leeds – 2 hours 40 minutes
  • Plymouth to Leeds – 9 hours
Travelling By Plane

Leeds Bradford

Leeds Bradford International Airport is roughly eight miles from Leeds city centre. 

The airport bus 757 stops at Leeds Central Bus Station, which is a 2-minute walk from Leeds College of Music.

Journey times to Leeds Bradford Airport

  • Amsterdam – 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Barcelona – 2 hours 25 minutes
  • Dublin – 1 hour
  • Dusseldorf – 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Paris – 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Rome – 2 hours 50 minutes

Manchester Airport

A direct train service links Manchester Airport to Leeds Train Station and takes 1 hour 20 minutes. 

Journey times to Manchester Airport

  • Beijing – 12 hours
  • Copenhagen – 1 hour 55 minutes
  • Dubai – 7 hours 50 minutes
  • Hong Kong – 13-15 hours
  • New York – 8 hours
  • Oslo – 2 hours 10 minutes


If you have any questions our enquiries team will be happy to help. You can contact them using the Enquiry Form on our Contact Us page.


When will I receive confirmation of my place?

You will immediately receive an email confirmation from us after completing the booking form. If you don't receive an email, contact us at

You will also receive an email prior to the Open Day containing a timetable of events and useful information concerning discounted car parking, catering, how to find us and more.

Can you recommend any hotels in the local area?

Jurys Inn is a 10 minute walk from the conservatoire, have a look at their website for further information. 

For details of alternative overnight accommodation, you can contact our Welfare Coordinator on 0113 222 3514.

How far away is the centre of town?

Leeds College of Music is located in the heart of the city’s Quarry Hill Cultural Quarter. The centre of town is approximately a five-minute walk away.

Do I need to bring an instrument?


Do I need to book tours in advance?

No. Once you arrive at registration, student ambassadors will assist you in arranging a campus, studio or accommodation tour.

Is there somewhere to eat and drink on site?

Yes – our Café Bar is open all day and serves a variety of great value food.

Will I be able to speak to tutors?

Yes – Programme Leaders and tutors are on hand throughout the day to answer any questions you may have.

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