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Exam dates and fees 2019

Practical exams (session one)

Entry period: 25 January - 15 February 2019

All instruments and grades

Japan April-May

Practical exams (session two)

Entry period: 9 - 30 August 2019

All instruments and grades

Japan November-December

Practical exam fees*

Prep Test 11,200 JPY
Grade 1 14,600 JPY
Grade 2 18,500 JPY
Grade 3 19,300 JPY
Grade 4 22,700 JPY
Grade 5 23,400 JPY
Grade 6 28,800 JPY
Grade 7 33,300 JPY
Grade 8 37,900 JPY
ARSM 58,900 JPY
Performance Assessment 23,400 JPY
Ensemble: Primary 33,300 JPY
Ensemble: Intermediate 37,900 JPY
Ensemble: Advanced 58,900 JPY

Notes

*Please note that listed fees do not include tax.

See our Japan Representative's website at www.kakehashi-foundation.jp for further information.

Music Theory exams (session one)

Entry period: 14 January - 8 February 2019

Exam date

Japan Saturday 23 March 2019

Music Theory exams (session two)

Entry period: 19 August - 6 September 2019

Exam date

Japan Saturday 2 November 2019

Music Theory fees*

Grade 1 7,900 JPY
Grade 2 8,800 JPY
Grade 3 9,700 JPY
Grade 4 10,300 JPY
Grade 5 10,400 JPY
Grade 6 13,200 JPY
Grade 7 14,900 JPY
Grade 8 16,700 JPY

Notes

*Please note that listed fees do not include tax.

Translations of Theory papers are available on request. Please enter a T in the ‘Specific needs’ box for each candidate who requires a translation.

See our Japan Representative's website at www.kakehashi-foundation.jp for further information.

Diploma exams (session one)

Entry period: 25 January - 15 February 2019

Exam dates

Japan April-May

Diploma exams (session two)

Entry period: 9 - 30 August 2019

Exam dates

Japan November-December

Diploma fees*

DipABRSM (complete exam) 79,000 JPY
LRSM (complete exam) 240,900 JPY**
FRSM (complete exam) 349,600 JPY
Resit fee: DipABRSM 63,200 JPY
Resit fee: LRSM 192,700 JPY
Resit fee: FRSM 279,700 JPY

Notes

*Please note that listed fees do not include tax.

** LRSM Teaching fees are payable in two instalments. 40% must be paid on submission of the Case Study Portfolio & Video of Teaching Practice. The balance is payable when entering for the remaining sections of the exam.

*** ARSM exams will take place during Practical exam periods - see the first tab for details of fees.

See our Japan Representative's website at www.kakehashi-foundation.jp for further information.

Diploma retake fees

Please note that retake fees apply only to candidates applying for a partial retake (2.2 or 2.1 and 2.2, etc.). If candidates are retaking the complete exam, the full fee is payable.

Additional information

Other fees and charges (2018)*

 

Exam taken after 1993

Exam taken from 1977 to 1993

Exam taken before 1977

Confirmation of marks

free of charge

£41.00

£51.00

Duplicate certificate

£11.00 (diplomas £18.00, Music Medals £6.50)

included under confirmation of marks fee (see above)

included under confirmation of marks fee (see above)

 

Practical

Theory

Appeal investigation**

No fee

Half of the entry fee

Independent review

£60.00 per candidate

£60.00 per candidate

Administrative charge for payment with dishonoured cheque

£22.00

£22.00

* The above charges should be paid direct to ABRSM's office in London by sterling draft presentable in the UK or by credit card (Visa or MasterCard). Sterling drafts should be payable to ‘The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music’.

If you wish to pay locally please contact your Local Representative who will advise you of the local fee and method of payment.

** For multiple candidates, the investigation fee charged will not exceed five times the local Grade 5 Practical/Music Theory fee.

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