Every year we organise multiple Open Days to give you the opportunity to see what life at ICMP is like.
In just over two hours, you will be able to meet some of our tutors, tour our facilities (e.g. studios and live rooms), attend course related workshops and speak to members of the ICMP community - from our friendly Admission Team to our student ambassadors.
Whether you are sure about the programme which you are interested in or you are open to explore your options, we will be there to answer all the questions you may have.
Read the FAQs below to know what to expect from one of our Open Days.
Please note, our Undergraduate Open Days start from our Queen's Park Campus.
HOW DO I GET TO ICMP?
Our Open Days start off in our brand new venue at our Queen's Park campus, where you'll be treated to an introductory talk and live performances from our current students. Following this we will host workshops and tours across both of our sites (Queen's Park and Kilburn)
ICMP Queen's Park Campus - 76-78 Salusbury Road, NW6 6PA (5 mins from Brondesbury Park Overground station and 2 mins from Queen's Park - Underground Bakerloo Line station).
ICMP Kilburn Campus - 1B Dyne Road, NW6 7XG (2 mins from Brondesbury Overground station and 5 mins from Kilburn - Underground Jubilee Line station).
WHAT TIME DO I NEED TO ARRIVE?
We kindly request that you arrive 15 minutes before the welcome talk starts.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
Nothing - come with questions! Please don’t leave before all your questions have been answered.
CAN A FRIEND OR FAMILY MEMBER COME WITH ME?
Yes, friends and family members are welcome to our Open Days. Please add as many plus ones as needed while booking your place.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT FROM AN OPEN DAY AT ICMP?
Will I meet the tutors? You will be able to meet members of faculty currently teaching on different courses.
Will I see be able to see current students’ work? There will be student representatives for each course on the day. They will perform and talk about their work.
Will I be shown ICMP's facilities? You will go on a tour around the building where you will be shown our studios, rehearsal rooms and equipment. You will also get the chance to: learn about our Disability & Wellbeing support services; know the Finance options available; inquiry about our Accommodation partners and events.
On the day you will able to attend: a Welcome talk; up to two different Course talks; our Careers and Industry Hub presentation; a Tour of the building with a current student.
HOW LONG DOES THE OPEN DAY LAST?
To make the most of one of our Open Days, we recommend to spend around two and a half hours at ICMP. Please go back to the first question to see what to expect from the day.
ARE THERE OPEN DAYS FOR ALL ICMP COURSES?
DO I NEED TO BOOK A PLACE? HOW?
DO I NEED TO BRING WRITTEN CONFIRMATION OF MY BOOKING?
No, you don't need to do that. Please note that you will receive an email to confirm your place has been booked successfully.
CAN I AUDITION AT AN OPEN DAY?
CAN I APPLY FOR A COURSE AT AN OPEN DAY?
Yes, you will be able to apply. Please speak to our Admission Team on the day and they will assist you.
do you have car parking and/or bicycle storage facilities?
You can park your bicycle in our rear car park, though we unfortunately don't have any car parking space available. Please check the closest available car parking here.
who can ATTEND AN OPEN DAY?
Our Open Days are designed for people who are looking to continue/return to studies and are specifically considering obtaining a HE qualification in contemporary music.
WHAT IS DISABLED ACCESS LIKE AT YOUR CAMPUSES?
Our campus is fully accessible for wheelchair users. Please contact us on +44 20 7328 0222 should you have any questions prior to your visit at ICMP.
WILL you provide FOOD and/or REFRESHMENTS?
No food will be provided during our Open Days. We will only offer hot/cold drinks. These are some of our favourite local cafes and restaurants: Small and Beautiful, Piccolo, Ciao Ciao, Duck Duck Goose, Burgoo, Spicy Basil.
WHAT IF I’M NOT ABLE TO ATTEND AN OPEN DAY?
If you booked a place for one of our Open Days but were not able to attend, don't worry: you will receive an email which will include the next available dates. You can also book one of our Friday Tours, where you will be able to learn about how we operate, tour our brand new facilities and get a real feel of what studying music with us is like. Please note that no information regarding courses will be provided during our BP Tours. Alternatively, you can contact our friendly Admission Team in order to make an application. If able to attend your audition at ICMP, you will be taken on a tour of the building and shown all our facilities, studios and equipment.
Can I attend more than one open day?
You are welcome to come to more than one open day, however the format of our days will be the same and you will hear the same information.
HOW DO I APPLY for one of your courses?
UK students who are in full time education should apply through UCAS. After 15th January, applications can also be submitted directly to ICMP. UK students who are not in full time education, EU and international students should apply using the direct application form. Once your application has been received, our Admission Team will contact you to arrange an audition or interview. Contact us on +44 (0)20 7328 0222 or email email@example.com for further information.