Exam Dates & Fees

RIAM Exam Sessions 2022 

Spring 2022 Exams (completed)

 

Summer 2022 Exams - Live Sessions

  • Thursday 21 April - Saturday 4 June 2022

Summer 2022 Exams - Upload Timeframes for Digital Recorded Exams)

  •   3 May (9am) - 6 May (12 noon)
  •   30 May (9am) - 3 June (12 noon)

Online Written Exams

Music Theory - Saturday 14 May 2022

Speech Senior Certificate (online written paper) - Saturday 14 May 2022


Other 2022 Exam Dates

Application Closing Dates

Winter 2022:   

  • 3 October 2022 (Live exams)
  • 3 October 2022 (Theory)
  • 2 November 2022 (Digital recorded exams)

Exam Sessions (upload timeframes for digital recorded exams)

Winter 2022 (Digital recorded submissions only)

  •   7 November (9am) - 11 November (12 noon)
  •  21 November (9am) - 25 November (12 noon)

Exam Sessions (live sessions)

  • Winter 2022:     Tuesday 1 November - Saturday 3 December 2022

Online Written Exams

Music Theory

  • Saturday 12 November 2022

Speech Senior Certificate (online written paper):

  • Saturday 12 November 2022

Bank Holidays

  • March: Thursday 17 March 2022
  • April/Easter: Monday 18 April 2022
  • May: Monday 2 May 2022
  • June: Monday 6 June 2022
  • October: Monday 31 October 2022

Entry fees 

Subject/Level

Price

Instruments, Singing, Duets & Speech and Drama Subjects  
Early Learning Grade €15.30
Kindergarten, Elementary, Preliminary, Primary & Preparatory Grades €31.60
Grade I €48.30
Sub-Junior Grade €48.30
Grade II €57.50
Grade III €63.50
Junior Grade €63.50
Grade IV & Grade V €72.20
Middle & Senior Grades €72.20
Grade VI €84.50
Grade VII €88.00
Grade VIII €96.00
Senior Certificate Grade €134.50
Recital Certificate Programme  
Junior €54.60
Intermediate €66.50
Advanced €83.00
Stage School Performance, Oral Communication and Performance & Interview Techniques  
Junior Grade €45.90
Intermediate Grade €58.00
Senior Grade €58.00
Advanced Grade €71.00
Creative Performance  
Introductory Grade €31.50
Preparatory Grade €36.50
Junior Grade €45.90
Intermediate Grade €58.30
Transition Grade €58.30
Senior Grade €58.30
English as a Second Language  
Preliminary Grade €36.50
Intermediate Grade €58.30
Senior Grade €58.30
Speech & Drama Senior Certificate Written Paper  
Senior Certificate Grade €62.00
Groups & Ensembles  
Ensemble €76.85
Orchestra €76.85
Class/Choral Singing €76.85
Group Drama €76.85
Choric Verse-Speaking €76.85
Cór-Reacaireacht €76.85
RIAM CARA Music Awards  
Céim 1, Céim 2 & Céim 3 €15.30
RIAM CARA Drama/Communication Awards  
Drama Groups - Taisteal 1, Taisteal 2 & Taisteal 3 €76.10
Transition Year Communication Award €15.90
Theory & Harmony Examinations  
Preparatory Grade €23.00
Grades I & II €28.50
Grades III, IV & V €35.50
Grades VI, VII & VIII €55.00
Senior Certificate Grade €66.00
DipRiam Diploma  
DipRiam Diploma €375.00