Arab States
Africa
America
Australasia
South East Asia
Southern Asia
Caribbean
Europe
flag-SGSINGAPORE

Exam dates and fees 2017

2017 Practical exams (session one)

Registration period: 17-28 October 2016

Grade exams

Singapore 14 February – 24 March (subject to minor changes)

2017 Practical exams (session two)

Registration period: 27 February - 10 March

Grade exams

Singapore 4 July – 4 August (subject to minor changes)

2017 Practical exams (session three)

Registration period: 10-21 April

Grade exams

Singapore 22 August – 27 September (subject to minor changes)***

Practical exam fees

Prep Test 160 SGD
Grade 1 190 SGD
Grade 2 235 SGD
Grade 3 255 SGD
Grade 4 275 SGD
Grade 5 285 SGD
Grade 6 365 SGD
Grade 7 415 SGD
Grade 8 490 SGD
ARSM 795 SGD
Performance Assessment 285 SGD
Ensemble: Primary 365 SGD
Ensemble: Intermediate 415 SGD
Ensemble: Advanced 490 SGD
Choral Singing: Initial 370 SGD
Choral Singing: Intermediate 470 SGD
Choral Singing: Advanced 570 SGD
Choral Singing: Attendance fee 310 SGD

Notes

*** Updated on 17 October 2016

Late registration entries will only be accepted for three working days after registration closes. Applicants will need to email within the three day period to submit their late entry appeal. The late registration fee will be $100.00 per candidate.

It is necessary to emphasise that all three Practical sessions are completely separate sessions and have different registration periods. Candidates entered for one session cannot be transferred to another session after the relevant registration period.

2017 Music Theory exams (session one)

Registration period: 28 November - 9 December 2016

Exam date

Singapore Saturday 25 March

2017 Music Theory exams (session two)

Registration period: 12-23 June

Exam date

Singapore Saturday 7 October

Music Theory fees

Grade 1 108 SGD
Grade 2 113 SGD
Grade 3 123 SGD
Grade 4 143 SGD
Grade 5 158 SGD
Grade 6 178 SGD
Grade 7 188 SGD
Grade 8 200 SGD

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.

Timings

Grades 1–5: 10.00–12.00
Grades 6–8: 14.00–17.00

Late registration entries will only be accepted for three working days after registration closes. Applicants will need to email within the three day period to submit their late entry appeal. The late registration fee will be $100.00 per candidate.

2017 Diploma exams (session one)

Registration period: 17-28 October 2016

Exam dates

Singapore 14 February – 24 March (subject to minor changes)

2017 Diploma exams (session two)

Registration period: 27 February - 10 March

Exam dates

Singapore 4 July – 4 August (subject to minor changes)

2017 Diploma exams (session three)

Registration period: 10-21 April

Exam dates

Singapore 22 August – 27 September (subject to minor changes)***

Diploma fees

DipABRSM (complete exam) 1,020 SGD
LRSM (complete exam) 1,570 SGD**
FRSM (complete exam) 2,300 SGD
Resit fee: DipABRSM 820 SGD
Resit fee: LRSM 1,260 SGD
Resit fee: FRSM 1,840 SGD

Notes

* ARSM exams will take place during Practical exam periods (as of January 2017) - 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.

*** Updated on 17 October 2016

Late registration entries will only be accepted for three working days after registration closes. Applicants will need to email within the three day period to submit their late entry appeal. The late registration fee will be $100.00 per candidate.

It is necessary to emphasise that all three Practical sessions are completely separate sessions and have different registration periods. Candidates entered for one session cannot be transferred to another session after the relevant registration period.

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 (2017)*

 

Exam taken after 1993

Exam taken from 1977 to 1993

Exam taken before 1977

Confirmation of marks

free of charge

£40.00

£50.00

Duplicate certificate

£10.50 (diplomas £17.50)

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

* 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.

 

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. By using our website, you are agreeing to our cookie policy and consent to our use of cookies. Find out more.

closer Close this message