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

Exam date (Music Production 2016 Edition)Closing date (Music Production 2016 Edition)
15 December 2018 7 November 2018

Exam Period Start
(Music Production Course Work Edition)
Exam Period End
(Music Production Course Work Edition)
Exam date (Music Production 2016 edition) Closing date(Music Production 2016 edition)
6 March 2019 17 March 2019 16 March 2019 13 February 2019
3 July 2019 14 July 2019 13 July 2019 12 June 2019
4 December 201915 December 2019 14 December 201906 November 2019

Popular Music Theory

Exam DateClosing Date
24th March19th February
21st July18th June
15th December12th November

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£43.00£41.00£25.00
Grade 2£48.00£46.00£27.00
Grade 3£55.00£53.00£30.00
Grade 4£60.00£58.00£32.00
Grade 5£66.00£62.00£35.00
Grade 6£75.00£70.00£39.50
Grade 7£80.00£77.00£43.00
Grade 8£92.00£87.00£46.00

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.