The examinations for the Certificate and for the Associateship and Fellowship Diplomas are held in January and July each year. The examinations for the Licentiateship in Teaching and the Choral Directing Diploma are held in October.
This page contains details of relevant dates and venues for the current academic year(s).
Coronavirus / Covid-19 Updates: the College continues to monitor and comply with all Government guidelines in the scheduling of our examination sessions. In addition, we are committed to ensuring that the revised arrangements we are required to put in place do not disadvantage any individual candidate. We will continue to contact candidates directly whenever there is an update, but the latest announcements can also be found on our news page (please click to visit).
For application deadlines 2021–2022 click here.
Written examinations in Summer 2021 will be by digital submission only. Assessment will take place during the week commencing 5 July 2021. Full information and dates are set out in the Interim Regulations for Written Papers by the Open-Book Method and the Protocol for Digital Submission of Diploma Written Papers.
Practical Examinations in Summer 2021 will be by AV submission only. Assessment will take place during the week commencing 12 July 2021. Full information and dates are set out in the Interim Regulations for Practical Examinations by Remote Assessment and the Protocol for AV Submission of Diploma Practical Examinations.
Specifications of the examination organs may be downloaded by clicking on these links: