Oriental Fine Arts Academy of London

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The Oriental Fine Arts Academy of London (OFAAL) is Europes leading examination board for the traditional South Indian Fine Arts. With over twenty-five centres across Europe offering examinations in subjects ranging from miruthangam to bharathanatyam, OFAAL offers students of all ages the opportunity to formalise their learning through preparing for and gaining recognised qualifications.

Through a structured programme of study, OFAAL guides pupils through the elementary stages of a fine-arts education, taking them through to a stage where they are fully qualified to teach their art to the next generation.

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Oriental Fine Arts Academy of London

Please note that the fees below are effective from 1st January 2022.
GradeUKNorwayEurope (France & Germany)
1£30£30€35
2£35£35€40
3£40£40€45
4£45£45€50
5£50£50€55
6£55£60€65
7£60£65€80
8 (Diploma)£70£85€100
9 (Post Diploma)£125£150€150
Travel Feen/a£20€15
Travel Fee Scotland & Ireland£15n/an/a
These fees relate to all examinations in UK and Europe.
ServiceApplicable when...Fee
Late EntrySubmitting application after the closing date£10
Date ChangeChanging exam date/time after admission card has been issued£10
DeferralDeferring exam to a future period (i.e from April to September)50% of exam fee
AppealWriting a formal appeal to Examinations Appeal Officer£25 per subject
*refundable if appeal is upheld
Replacement CertificateRequesting an additional certificate£5 per certificate