Applications for 2024/25

Applications for September 2024/25 are now open. Please see each programme below for application deadlines:

All applications to the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland’s Learning and Teaching postgraduate programmes should be made through UCAS Conservatoires. The application fee is currently £27.50 (in addition to the audition fee), which allows up to six choices of programme of study. The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland institution code is R58. Applications for September 2024 entry are now open.

Full details of how to apply can be found on your programme’s specific page. If you have any questions about your application please don’t hesitate to contact us at

Application deadlines

It is important to submit your application before the deadline for you to be considered for the programmes. Please visit the individual Learning and Teaching degree pages to see the application deadline.


Application and audition/interview fee

The audition/interview fee per programme is currently £55. There is also an application fee of £27.50 which is paid via UCAS Conservatoires at the time of submitting your application.

We recognise that auditioning and interviewing for conservatoires, drama and ballet schools can be costly. The audition fee charge allows us to offer a thorough and positive experience to all applicants and we encourage you to ask the panel questions and find out more about the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland to see if it is the best place for you.



All applications made before the programme’s specific closing date are guaranteed an audition/interview. All interviews remain online for candidates interested in commencing study in September 2023. Please contact the Admissions team for further advice about the application process on 


Interview and submission of recordings/materials

Should you have a query about our interview processes for this year, please contact our team at or check your department page for further information. Please see our helpful online guide here to assist you, should you need to upload supplementary materials to support your application.