LCME offer a range of alternatives to face-to-face examinations

Live Online exams

LCME Live Online exams - showcase your talent from anywhere

Experience the thrill of a live exam from the comfort of your chosen space with LCME's Live Online exams. This format brings the energy of an in-person performance to your screen, allowing you to interact with our expert examiners and showcase your talents live, no matter where you are.

The stage comes to you

With LCME Live Online exams, geography is no longer a barrier to your artistic journey. Transform your space into a virtual stage and perform live for our examiners, all through the power of technology.

Authentic exam experience

Our Live Online exams mirror the structure and interaction of traditional face-to-face exams. You'll engage with an actual examiner in real time, receiving the same level of attention and assessment as you would in person.


Subjects and entry requirements

A comprehensive overview, including entry details and exam requirements for DipLCME, ALCM and LLCM in Performance, is available in the guide below:

Live Online Diplomas Requirements

Live Online Diplomas in Performance consist of two components: Performance and Program Notes. Please note that other Diploma formats and FLCM Diplomas are not available as Live Online exams.

Live Online exams are available in many subjects. Please check section 1.1 of our Live Online Diploma requirements for the complete list.

Upcoming sessions

Here are the dates for upcoming Live Online exam sessions:

  • Saturday 6 July 2024
  • Sunday 7 July 2024
  • Saturday 13 July 2024
  • Sunday 14 July 2024
  • Saturday 20 July 2024
  • Sunday 21 July 2024
  • Saturday 27 July 2024
  • Sunday 28 July 2024
  • Saturday 3 August 2024
  • Sunday 4 August 2024

How to book your exam

The entry process is simple and familiar, following the same format as entering for an LCME in-person exam:

  1. Access the online booking system (Eric) and choose your country.
  2. In Session: choose Online Live Diplomas and select your preferred exam date.
  3. In Centre, choose 'LCME Online Live Exams'.
  4. Choose Subject and level to select your instrument and Diploma Level: DipLCM (Level 4), ALCM (Level 5), or LLCM (Level 6).
  5. In the Booking Information section, request either an AM or PM exam, then submit it and pay for the entry.
  6. Upload evidence of prerequisite qualifications by following these steps
  7. You will receive an email confirmation with:
    1. The exact time and other details of your exam
    2. A dedicated private link to use
    3. The time of a short connectivity call held a few days before to ensure the correct setup

If you are a candidate making an entry for the first time or need further help with the booking process, please follow our booking guide by clicking on the button below:


The LCME advantage

  • Convenience: Take your exam from home or any suitable location.
  • Immediate interaction: Engage with the examiner just as you would with an in-person exam.
  • Familiar environment: Perform in a space where you feel comfortable and confident.
  • Global access: Connect with LCME's examiners from anywhere in the world.

Maintaining excellence

Our Live Online exams uphold the same rigorous standards that have defined LCME for over 130 years. Our expert examiners will evaluate your live performance in real time, ensuring your qualification carries the full weight of our established academic excellence.

Empowering your journey

LCME Live Online exams give you a convenient platform to showcase your talents. This real-time format challenges you to rise to the occasion, honing skills crucial for live performance and building confidence that translates to any stage.

Are you ready to book your Diploma exam? Take the next step in your artistic journey with LCME Live Online exams, and let your passion resonate.

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