Open Days

If you are considering applying to the College for 2018/19, you can prepare for your application by researching the academic programmes offered by each of the Schools, and accessing the following pages: ApplicationsApplication Guidance, and Fees & Funding

Open Days are held at the Royal College of Art between November and January of each academic year, to enable applicants to visit the College and meet staff and students, as well as during the graduate exhibition in June. 

Upcoming Open Days

Wednesday 6 December 2017, 4–7.30pm 

Our next College-wide Open Day will take place across our Battersea, Kensington and White City sites.

Registration starts at 4pm, with a welcome talk starting at 4.30pm. 

During the evening, you will have the chance to:

  • Attend a welcome talk and hear an introduction to the RCA, including our mission and plans for the future
  • Tour our facilities and the workspaces you could be studying in should you choose the RCA
  • Meet the academic staff on the programme(s) you are interested in studying
  • Meet current students and hear about their experiences at the RCA

Please register to attend here.

Further Open Days will be held on the following dates. More information on these, and the chance to register, will be provided closer to the time.

Saturday 20 January 2018, times to be confirmed

Thursday 22 February 2018, times to be confirmed

Saturday 17 March 2018, times to be confirmed


See Maps & Visiting for plans of our campuses and travel information.