Diploma in Community and Group Music Teaching Admission Criteria

Admissions to the Diploma in Community and Group Music Teaching Programme at The Royal Irish Academy of Music will be administered through direct application to the RIAM. The closing date for applications July 2nd.  Late applications may be considered in exceptional cases.

All applicants must submit the following documents to the General  Office, RIAM, 36 Westland Row, Dublin 2 or by emailing generaloffice@riam.ie:

  • Completed application form
  • Payment of the relevant non-refundable application fee
  • Passport photo
  • A detailed Curriculum Vitae including details of music, study and work related experience to date
  • Proof of competence in English where necessary for those applicants whose education is not through the medium of English

Qualifications or equivalent
Applicants are not required to have a degree or grades in music performance. As this is a non-genre specific programme, students are welcomed who can indicate competence in music performance through a number of means (performance profile, qualifications, teaching experience).