Please note: dates are subject to change. Please ensure you check back prior to entry to avoid entering for the incorrect exam period.

Graded Music Exams

TermExam PeriodClosing Date
A1st February to 31st March(2019)15th January(2019)
B1st May to 31st July(2019)1st April(2019)
C7th November to 15th December (2019)23rd October (2019)

Music Production

Closing date(Music Production 2016 edition & Music Production Course Work edition)Exam date (Music Production 2016 edition) Exam Period Start
(Music Production Coursework Edition)
Exam Period End
(Music Production Coursework Edition)
13 February 2019 16 March 2019 6 March 2019 17 March 2019
12 June 2019 13 July 2019 3 July 2019 14 July 2019
06 November 201914 December 20194 December 201915 December 2019

Popular Music Theory

Exam DateClosing Date
23rd March 201918th February 2019
20th July 201917th June 2019
14th December 201911th November 2019

Please note: late applications may incur a £15.00/€15.00 administration fee and we are unable to accept entry forms or confirm exam dates by email.



The fees are separate for Graded Music Exam Band Exams and non-Band Exams so please see the respective table for the appropriate fees.

Graded Exams

GradeGraded Music ExamMusic ProductionPopular Music Theory
Grade 1£45.00£43.00£27.00
Grade 2£50.00£48.00£29.00
Grade 3£57.50£56.00£32.00
Grade 4£63.00£61.00£34.00
Grade 5£70.00£65.00£37.00
Grade 6£78.00£73.00£41.00
Grade 7£85.00£81.00£45.00
Grade 8£97.00£91.00£49.00

Band Exams

Band exams are only offered at Grades 3, 5 and 8 for Graded Music Exams. Please note that the prices listed below are per candidate.

GradeGraded Music Exam
Grade 3£30.00
Grade 5£38.00
Grade 8£46.00

These fees relate to UK exams only. For all information relating to international examinations please click here.