Seeing us in-person in the best way to experience ICMP, but we understand that isn't always possible - so we've put together a virtual tour so you can visit us from wherever you are in the world!

You’ll be able to explore both campuses, from our live music venue, industry-standard recording studios to our teaching rooms, tech labs, and practice spaces – all filled with the latest gear and equipment.

Tour our Kilburn Campus


Tour our new Queen's Park Campus


Steps to becoming an ICMP student


Hear what our students say about studying at ICMP:

Grace Hamberger • Business
Grace Hamberger • Business
Essence Martin • Songwriting
Essence Martin • Songwriting
Peter Napper • Guitar
Peter Napper • Guitar
Anastasia Pettinato • Drums
Anastasia Pettinato • Drums
Edidion • Creative Musicianship
Edidion • Creative Musicianship
Sha Supangan • Songwriting
Sha Supangan • Songwriting
Pat Laroche • Bass
Pat Laroche • Bass
Eve Norman • Business
Eve Norman • Business
Trudi Geremu • Songwriting
Trudi Geremu • Songwriting
Giulio Bardi • Drums
Giulio Bardi • Drums

Supporting your aspirations
Plug into our industry network

ICMP's Careers and Industry Hub is our dedicated careers and artist development team, run by industry experts and experienced career counsellors. From the day you start studying at ICMP, they'll provide you with a wide range of advice and guidance, all focused on building industry connections and providing you with as much practical and professional experience as possible. ICMP alumni can also continue to benefit from the Hub’s assistance, which remains available even after you’ve graduated.

The Careers and Industry Hub is connected to major record labels, publishers, promoters and management companies throughout London and the wider music industry. As an ICMP student, you’ll benefit from:

  • Bespoke skills workshops and industry guest sessions built into your studies
  • Monthly A&R Sessions, bringing you face to face with notable industry insiders
  • Regular careers and networking events
  • Bespoke mentoring sessions, covering everything from artist development and support to the business side of music, searching for work as a teacher, getting gigs, and raising your profile as a musician
  • Exclusive internship and audition opportunities



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  • Music students in Studio | ICMP London
  • Student Drummer | ICMP London
  • Music Gear for Hire | ICMP London


We have two campuses in the heart of London, our original Kilburn campus was recently refurbished and have world-class studios, tech labs, classrooms and performance spaces, with the latest gear.

Our Queen's Park campus recently opened with a dedicated live music venue for ICMP students and features two brand-new Audient-equipped studios and a dedicated live rooms, which is large enough to record full-band setups. We have a further seven purpose-built live rooms and five practice booths – and all of our multi-functional classrooms can be used for individual and band rehearsals.

We maintain an incredible stock of prized and well-maintained instruments, boutique amps, and electronic equipment that can all be hired (free of charge) for on-site practice, rehearsals, and recording sessions. This includes guitars, basses, keyboards, drums, synths, drum machines and microphones, totaling over 1,100 pieces of gear.

Students also have access to writing, production, and collaboration rooms, as well as a dedicated floor of tech rooms and a library, staffed by a qualified librarian who is available to support you with your research.



Ultimately, career success comes down to the actions you take – but we can provide you with the skills, knowledge, insight, understanding, and contact network you’ll need to make the right moves. Over 94% of ICMP graduates are in employment or further education within six months of graduating, going on to earn an average salary of £24,000 – which is £5,000 higher than other UK music students*.

The course you choose will be tailored to your chosen career outcomes, and our Careers and Industry Hub will provide all the support you need, even long after you graduate. The Hub team works tirelessly to connect ICMP students to the latest industry opportunities, and offers tailored advice and guidance to give you the best possible chance of success. To learn more about the Hub, click here.

Throughout your studies, we bring the music industry into your classroom through our outstanding faculty of tutors and mentors. We also connect ICMP students to the industry (and each other) through an extensive collection of partnerships, activities, and special events such as auditions, showcases, 1:1 A&R sessions, panel talks, masterclasses, clinics, guest lectures, “speed networking” events, and more.

* Source: DLHE, Employment of Leavers from HE Survey – UK Domiciled Undergraduate Leavers 2016/17


ICMP’s teaching faculty is made up of highly experienced music professionals, performers, artists, producers, songwriters, business experts, entrepreneurs, and academics. They are all deeply passionate and qualified educators, and have built a creative community that’s designed to support the next generation of music industry professionals.

As an ICMP student, your studies and career will be guided by music and creative industry insiders who bring decades of first-hand experience directly into your classroom. You’ll also be able to attend regular masterclasses, clinics, guest lectures, panel talks, and more, featuring a long list of top-level industry icons.

Past ICMP guests have included legendary musicians such as Beyoncé bassist Divinity Roxx, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci, and Adele’s drummer Ash Soan, as well as representatives from highly respected industry companies like Universal, Sony, Warner Music, The Voice, The X Factor, AWAL/Kobalt, Polydor, Atlantic, Warner/Chappell Publishing, Radio 1, PIAS, Parlophone, Universal Publishing, Columbia, Spotify, and Virgin/EMI.


Our core classes are typically no more than 16 students per class. This enables a high number of teaching contact hours, so our students get a personalised learning experience focused around their specific goals. Our tutors are able to spend more time interacting directly with each student, while students can also connect and collaborate with classmates at a deeper level.


ICMP facilities are available for private practice, free of charge, outside of timetabled hours seven days a week. We also have a huge range of gear available to hire for on-site practice, rehearsals, and recording sessions, from guitars and basses to keyboards, drums, synths, drum machines and microphones. Finding the right place to practice can be difficult, time-consuming and expensive – so we do all we can to resolve this problem for our students.


Tuition Fee and Maintenance loans are available to eligible students for all of our full-time courses. Tuition Fee loans for ICMP courses cover the full annual course fee, and Maintenance Loans are also available to eligible UK students to assist with living costs while you are studying.

Our Finance Team are available to talk you through the process of applying for Student Loans and answer your student finance questions.  

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Our audition process helps us advise and guide you onto the right course of study. However, it’s important to remember that ICMP auditions are very supportive, and are all about you!

This is your opportunity to demonstrate your ability and talk about your goals, in a very relaxed and supportive environment, one-to-one with an experienced tutor. Our Admissions Team are on hand via the 'Live Chat' function to answer any further questions related to our audition process.

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I'd love to study at ICMP, what are my next steps?

To continue your journey with us, simply submit a full application and book your audition. Our friendly Admissions Team are available on +44 (0)20 7328 0222 and through email at Alternatively, you can use our Audition Request form to start that stage of the process.

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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. Our team are on hand to assist eligible students with your Student Loan application..




At ICMP we have a vibrant and exciting international community, with around 40% of our total student body being international. That means that the ICMP experience is a truly global one, providing you with opportunities for music and cultural development that is second to none.


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Here at ICMP we understand the importance of safe and affordable accommodation during your studies, and our support teams can provide advice and guidance to help you find suitable independent accommodation. We run events  designed to educate students on their options and allow them to meet each other prior to starting.  


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Disability and Wellbeing Support

Our Disability and Wellbeing team are in place to help you access the essential support required to maximise your potential during your studies.  We know that studying can be tough, likewise moving away from home for the first time. The team can support you through the problems you may encounter whilst studying and also help those with specific support needs access the appropriate support.

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