Open Days

If you are considering applying to the College for 2019/20 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

Open Days are held at the Royal College of Art between November and March of each academic year, to enable applicants to visit the College and meet staff and students. 

There are no further Open Days planned for rest of the 2018/19 academic year. Dates of Open Days for 2019/20 will be added to this page as soon as information is available.

If you would like to visit the RCA sooner, we would recommend coming along to our graduate Shows in June/July 2019. The Show offers the opportunity to meet graduating students and see and experience their work for yourself. The graduate Show will take place from 29 June – 7 July. Click here for more details.

International Events

Our academic staff regularly travel internationally and are often able to meet prospective students for informal for one-to one meetings or by hosting presentations and workshops. These events give you an opportunity to find out about studying at the RCA and discuss your application in person.

23 May 2019: Meet RCA students in New York

Find out about life as a Master's student at the world's top-ranked art and design university from the students living and breathing it. RCA School of Design students Amir Afshar, Andy Edwards, Insiya Jafferjee and Edward Jones are taking time out from exhibiting and presenting at the Wall Street Journal's Future of Everything Festival in New York to meet one-to-one with interested, potential students for any RCA Programme.

Don't miss your opportunity to get first-hand answers from our students on life at the RCA, studying in London, their top tips on applying, opportunities available and more. Book your 45-minute one-to-one session now.


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