Student Fees and Finance Guide 2021

At ICMP, we're dedicated to providing our students with exceptionally good value for money. Our 2021 three-year undergraduate degree courses are priced at £9,250 for UK and EU students, in line with other UK universities. 

Student finance is available to eligible UK students for ICMP undergraduate and postgraduate courses. As an OfS registered providerTuition Fee Loans for ICMP courses cover the full annual course fee. Maintenance Loans are also available to eligible UK students to assist with living costs while you are studying. If you are unsure of your eligibility, our Finance team are on hand to help at or 020 7604 2465

We've put together a handy guide to financing your studies at ICMP, you can download our Student Finance Guide here

2021/22 Course Fees

UCAS code
Masters (MMus) in Popular Music Performance £9,950 £13,500 N/A
Masters (MA) in Songwriting £9,950 £13,500 N/A
Masters (MA) in Creative Music Production £9,950 £13,500 N/A
Higher Diploma in Music Performance
(Guitar, Bass, Drums, Vocals)
£8,600 £11,000 W300
Cert HE Creative Musicianship £9,250 £13,000 W35C
Cert HE Songwriting £9,250 £13,000 WW38
Cert HE in Creative Music Production £9,250 £13,000 W374
Cert HE Music Business and Entrepreneurship £9,250 £13,000 CEMB
BMus (Hons) Popular Music Performance
(Guitar, Bass, Drums, Vocals)
£9,250 £13,000 W315
BA (Hons) Creative Musicianship £9,250 £13,000 W3C5
BA (Hons) Music Business and Entrepreneurship £9,250 £13,000 BAEM
BA (Hons) Songwriting £9,250 £13,000 W3W8
BA (Hons) Creative Music Production £9,250 £13,000 W100

EU Students

If you are an EU student looking to join us in September 2021, we're pleased to announce that we're keeping our EU course fees in line with our UK fees. EU students will however no longer be eligible for financial support from Student Finance England, in the form of a course fee loan. 

Student Loans

Student finance is available to eligible students for all ICMP undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Unlike many other UK music providers, Tuition Fee loans at ICMP are available to cover the full course fee, there are no additional fees. 

Undergraduate Maintenance loans, sometimes called Living Cost loans, are also available to eligible UK students to help with day-to-day costs while studying.

Undergraduate students in England and Wales can now upload supporting evidence for student finance applications. More information here.


Student Finance can take up to six weeks to process, so it is recommended that you apply as soon as possible - we will update this page when 2021 Student Loans open. ICMP's Finance team are here to offer all of the help you require to complete your application and can also advise students who's finance application is delayed or late. The team can be contacted on 020 7604 2465, or via email

Postgraduate Loans

Postgraduate Loans are available to eligible UK students - full eligibility criteria can be found here. These loans are for £11,222, they're paid directly to yourself in three instalments and can be used to cover your course fee and contribute to your living costs whilst studying.  

ICMP is now registered with the Office for Students(OfS), this means that we meet the OfS requirements for course quality, academic standards, student support, student protection and more. For more information visit Applicants currently living in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland should check the availability of Student Loans with our Admissions Team on 020 7328 0222 or email

For further information on loans or queries related to student finance and tuition fees more generally, please contact our Finance Team on 020 7604 2465 or email

Terms & Conditions

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