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Love music? Interested in pursuing a career in music, but not sure where to start? Then perhaps a Friday Tour from The Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) is the ideal start to YOUR journey into the music industry.

Experience ACM in Person
Our Friday Tours offer you and your family the flexibility to visit ACM at a more convenient time, but still find out more about what it takes to enrol onto one of ACM’s full time courses / programmes and ultimately thrive at one of the UK’s leading music education providers.

Plan your journey to ACM
The Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) is located in the centre of Guildford (Surrey), which is also home to Surrey University.

Guildford offers excellent transport links to London and the south coast thanks to its main line train connection and close proximity to the A3 and M25 road networks.

ACM Friday Tours take place almost every Friday (please see available dates to book your place) starting promptly at 11:15am in ACM’s main reception located in the Rodboro Building.

Visiting ACM by car or by public transport?
Read details on our location, local park and ride schemes and car parks.

ACM Friday Tours – A Personalised Introduction
Your tour will include:

  • A professional guided tour around ACM’s main iconic teaching facility, The Rodboro Buildings, which houses a number of performance, production and student enhancement spaces.
  • Insight into ACM’s commitment to delivering an immersive music education in which we match the highest quality of teaching and learning with an unparalleled student experience.
  • Find out more about ACM’s full time Further and Higher Education pathways specialising in Music Performance, Songwriting and Artist Development, Audio Production or Music Business.
  • Your questions answered on the fundamentals of applying, studying and getting the most our of your ACM Experience.
  • Information and advice on applying for student finance and securing your student accommodation.
  • Complimentary refreshments from ACM’s Student Union Facility and a chance to meet some former ACM students and our Student Union President.


Interested and want to attend?
Booking your place on an ACM Friday tour is simple. Start by completing the web form below where you’ll be able to select the most convenient date for you to attend. Once you’ve submitted your booking, ACM will be in touch to confirm your attendance. We may also ask a few questions to find out a little bit more about you and your background – this information will be useful to ensure that your ACM Friday Tour gives you all the essential information you need to make an informed decision about where to study music.

Why not download the Full Time ACM Prospectus 2015/16 PDF to kick-start your ACM experience?

If you are interested in ACM’s Part Time Courses or Summer School, please get in touch with our Admissions Team for more information.

Please fill in the form below to secure your place on the next Friday Tour. We recommend that you book at least one week in advance to ensure your place.