Entry Requirements

Applying for the Advanced Diploma in Music Production & Sound Engineering

We encourage applications from a wide range of backgrounds and levels of experience.  If you have passion for production and engineering and meet the entry requirements listed below then we want to hear from you! To apply for the Advanced Diploma you should demonstrate the following:

  • A Music Portfolio (suggestion of 8 recorded pieces in which you demonstrate different roles, such as performer, producer, engineer, etc)
  • Any music qualification(s) you may have
  • Previous academic qualifications
  • Your curriculum vitae and cover letter
  • Demonstrated competence in english (for applicants not from an english speaking country)
  • Registration fee payment (€200)

If you’d like to apply but are unsure if you meet the requirements please get in touch and we’ll be happy to talk with you about your specific experience.

Abbey Road Institute is not a school, it is a high end production studio with a control room full of learners.

Théo Dorey, Amsterdam Student 2016

When you come here, it’s all about being eager to learn, put in the time, and believe in what you do. Hard work pays off.

Emiliano Caballero, Lecturer

There is surely no better place to be when you are studying music production and sound engineering!

Tori Sunnucks, London Graduate 2016

On the first day of the course it was clear that I had found my tribe; we’re like a family, and it’s uncanny how everyone gets on creatively.

Deborah Melliard, London Graduate 2016