Live Exam FAQs
Yes, our online application system allows you to set up your own account, book your exam, and view your results all online. To visit the online applications portal follow this link: https://exams.riam.ie . Postal applications are no longer accepted.
Once you’ve applied and fully paid for an application you will receive an email letting you know your application has been received. We will follow this up with the date/time/venue of the exam once it has been scheduled
Digital recorded exams
When applying for an exam, you will chose your preferred upload timeframe. Your confirmation email will contain the upload link and the upload timeframe dates.
Please note: You will not receive a subsequent email with your exam times, as you have will already selected this earlier.
The RIAM grace period allows the current syllabus to be used for an extra exam session, for example, the 2020 Piano Albums may be used in the first session of 2021. You cannot combine syllabi from various years.
For more information, visit our web page on the Exams Grace Period.
If you are unhappy with your exam result, you may wish to appeal the result. In order to appeal your result, you should fill out the appeal form, and contact our appointed personnel in charge of the process.
More information about how to appeal the exams visit our appeals page here.
Results can be viewed online once they are processed. Certificates and result sheets will follow via post as soon as possible after this.
In the unusual circumstance of a mistake on your certificate, please contact us immediately at email@example.com. We will ask you to return the certificate with error to avoid duplication, and we will send you the revised version immediately.