The Council of the NCM sincerely congratulates all recently-elected Associate Fellows! We have been extremely impressed by the exceptional credentials of those on whom we have been able to confer the award and we hope that receipt of our highest non-examined diploma will encourage them ever further in their musical endeavours.

In order to qualify for consideration by the NCM’s Executive Council you need to be an experienced musician whose achievements are of the highest calibre and whose contribution to the musical arena is exceptional. If you would like to be considered for the award of Associate Fellow of the National College of Music (AFNCollM) please send a comprehensive curriculum vitae and letter of interest to If your application is successful a fee of £100 is payable, which covers administration costs.