1ST FOR STUDENT SATISFACTION
For the third successive year our music provision has achieved the highest score for overall student satisfaction. The 92% score puts BCU 8% higher than the second placed music college. Source: National Student Survey 2020
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The Conservatoire of the Future
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire’s £57 million teaching and performance facility is the first of its kind in the digital age and is the perfect fusion of traditional and contemporary.
Featuring 9,000 sq m of purpose-designed teaching, rehearsal and state of the art performance space, it offers world-class facilities for our music students.
Leadership and Governance: Who’s who
HRH Prince Edward: Royal Patron
HRH Prince Edward, The Earl of Wessex KG GCVO, became our first ever Royal Patron in March 2016.
Sir Simon Rattle: President
Principal Conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic and President of Birmingham Conservatoire since 1989.
Peter Donohoe CBE: Vice-President
One of the foremost pianists of our time, Peter has an Honorary Doctorate from the University.