Exchange: Royal Northern College of Music

The RNCM is a leading international conservatoire located in the heart of Manchester, with a reputation for attracting talented students, teachers, conductors, and composers from all over the world. Complementing this role, the RNCM is also a vibrant live music venue offering unparalleled opportunities for students to perform regularly to public audiences and to work alongside professional musicians and visiting artists. Housing four major performance spaces, including a professionally-staffed, fully-equipped Theatre and recently refurbished Concert Hall, the College presents more than 400 concerts each year, ranging from RNCM orchestras and ensembles and large-scale opera productions to a host of touring companies and external hires. Click here for more information.

Credit Equivalency: 120 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Courses Available: Click here.

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed. Students may arrange accommodation on campus at Sir Charles Groves Hall of Residence or visit Manchester Student Homes for living off-campus. Click here to know more about on-campus housing and here to know more about off-campus housing.


Country(ies): UK (England)
City: Manchester
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: Fall (Sep-Dec), Winter (Jan-Mar), Year-long (Sep-Mar)
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes

Deadlines: Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 17, 2024
Winter Deadline: April 3, 2024


Language of Study: English
Level of Study: Undergrad, Graduate
Subjects Available at Host: All, Music
Program Type: Study
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fee
Funding: IE Award


Schools/Faculties: Faculty of Music
Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 2.25 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates)