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Exam dates and fees 2019

Special notices

A fee of KES 1,800 must be paid to the Kenya National Examinations Council for written examinations.

Practical exams (session one)

Entry period: 11 January - 1 February 2019

All instruments and grades

Kenya May-July

Practical exams (session two)

Entry period: 5 - 26 July 2019

All instruments and grades

Kenya October-November

Practical exam fees

Prep Test 5,300 KES
Grade 1 5,810 KES
Grade 2 6,960 KES
Grade 3 7,350 KES
Grade 4 7,960 KES
Grade 5 8,400 KES
Grade 6 9,180 KES
Grade 7 10,670 KES
Grade 8 12,300 KES
ARSM 17,130 KES
Performance Assessment 8,400 KES
Ensemble: Primary 10,670 KES
Ensemble: Intermediate 12,300 KES
Ensemble: Advanced 17,130 KES
Choral Singing: Initial 10,670 KES
Choral Singing: Intermediate 12,300 KES
Choral Singing: Advanced 17,130 KES
Choral Singing: Attendance fee 7,350 KES

Music Theory exams (session one)

Entry period: 1 - 11 January 2019

Exam date

Kenya Wednesday 6 March 2019

Music Theory exams (session two)

Entry period: 15 July - 9 August 2019

Exam date

Kenya Wednesday 9 October 2019

Music Theory fees

Grade 1 39 GBP
Grade 2 40 GBP
Grade 3 43 GBP
Grade 4 47 GBP
Grade 5 56 GBP
Grade 6 63 GBP
Grade 7 64 GBP
Grade 8 65 GBP

Notes

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

Diploma exams (session one)

Entry period: 11 January - 1 February 2019

Exam dates

Kenya May-July

Diploma exams (session two)

Entry period: 5 - 26 July 2019

Exam dates

Kenya October-November

Diploma fees

DipABRSM (complete exam) 20,110 KES
LRSM (complete exam) 59,640 KES**
FRSM (complete exam) 90,060 KES
Resit fee: DipABRSM 16,090 KES
Resit fee: LRSM 47,710 KES
Resit fee: FRSM 72,050 KES

Notes

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

** 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.

Special notices

A fee of KES 1,800 must be paid to the Kenya National Examinations Council for written examinations.

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 (2019)*

 

Exam taken after 1993

Exam taken from 1977 to 1993

Exam taken before 1977

Confirmation of marks

free of charge

£42.00

£53.00

Duplicate certificate

£11.50 (diplomas £18.50, Music Medals £7.00)

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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