The RNCM offers a diverse and international environment. Staff and students from all over the world come to teach and train at the RNCM.

Of the 800 students studying at the College, more than 200 are from outside of the UK. We are located at the heart of Manchester, a truly international city.

Auditions and International Applications

International students can apply to the RNCM all year round, and can choose to audition live at the RNCM, by recording or at a selected overseas auditions venue.

For further information please view the international applications pages.

International Office

The RNCM International Office offers support and guidance to international students on various aspects of living and studying in Manchester, visa and immigration, runs orientation events, manages exchange and overseas recruitment activities and liaises with agents and international ambassadors. The International Office has also recently launched an innovative app, a useful new resource for EU/EEA and overseas students at the RNCM.

Members of the Team

Ms Clair Rigby, International Recruitment Officer

Ms Ellie Yan, International Business Development Officer

To contact us please email

English Language Support

If English is not your first language, both pre-sessional and in-sessional English language support is available – click here for further information.