Music, Drama & Communication exams in the UK & Ireland

Entry Process

You will need to find your nearest Public Exam Centre.
Exams are held three times a year: Spring, Summer and Winter
Please be aware of the closing dates for each session.

To enter online you will need an account on our booking system ERIC

Alternatively, you may download an entry form and post it, along with the exam fee to the LCME Office.

Please note:
There is a £3/3 per candidate surcharge when entering via a paper entry form and the closing date for paper entries is one week earlier.


Graded Exams

Graded exams in Music can be taken at any exam centre. If you are entering for Drama, Communication or Irish/Scottish Traditional exams you may need to travel to a centre where a specialist examiner will be visiting.

Diploma Exams

Diploma exams can only be taken at specialist diploma centres - view list