Graded music exams (practical and Music Theory), ARSM, Prep Test and Performance Assessment

For C Period 2019 you can enter by post using the following downloadable entry form.

After the Autumn (C) Session 2019 we will not be accepting postal entries for graded music exams (practical and Music Theory), ARSM, Prep Test and Performance Assessment. If your candidates are taking these exams from 1 January 2020 onwards, you will need to book and pay online.

Find out more about our new online service for exams from 2020.

Enter for an exam by post

Entry forms are available upon request from your nearest local representative or can be downloaded below. 

Please make that you complete and return your completed exam entry form to your local representative.


DipABRSM, LRSM and FRSM diplomas

*DipABRSM and LRSM Performance & Direction candidates only. Print out this declaration and give it to the examiners at the start of your exam.

Retaking a Diploma exam

*Teaching, Direction and FRSM Performance candidates only. Attach this to the front of any Submitted Work sent with your application.

**DipABRSM and LRSM Performance & Direction candidates only. Print out this declaration and give it to the examiners at the start of your exam.


Choral Singing and Ensembles exams

Postal entry only

Who can make an exam entry?

  • Candidates may be entered for an exam by a school, a teacher of music, a parent or guardian
  • Adult students over the age of eighteen may enter themselves for an exam
  • Anyone who makes an ABRSM exam entry becomes an applicant and receives a unique applicant number

If you quote your applicant number in all future correspondence with us it will help us to deal with your enquiries both quickly and efficiently.

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