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In Person/Online Exams

We will be scheduling both in person and online examinations from July 2022. Registered teachers and organisations who wish to schedule dedicated exams for their students please contact the office to discuss the options. All grade 8 subjects along with grade 7 in Kathak and Bharatanatyam will be conducted only in person. Candidates wishing to appear for grade 8 or grade 7 in Kathak and Bharatanatyam must contact the office before submitting the application. The centres for the in person exams will be in Harrow, London (UK) or other centres designated by the board.

Exam Fees

During the pandemic we took the decision to freeze our exam fees for two years to support the music and dance sector. However from 1st September 2022 our exams fees will be increased. Please scroll down the page for updates.

UK Examinations

25 September 2022, Online, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Manchester (UK)

Subjects

Carnatic, Hindustani

Last Date to Apply

21 August 2022

Restricted Applications!! Not open for all candidates. Please contact the office before applying. If applications are submitted without enquiring with the office, it will not be accepted and the fees will be forfeited. Depending on number of candidates the practical and theory exams will be split across 24th and 25th of September. For late applications please read the regulations!
8 October 2022, Online (UK)

Subjects

Carnatic, Hindustani, Steel Pan

Last Date to Apply

19 August 2022

This is an online exam only. Applications are open for candidates from across the UK. Depending on number of candidates the practical and theory exams will be split across 08 and 09 October. For late applications please read the regulations!
5 November 2022, Kathak, Online (UK and Germany)

Subjects

Hindustani

Last Date to Apply

25 September 2022

Restricted Applications!! Not open for all candidates. Please contact the office before applying. If applications are submitted without enquiring with the office, it will not be accepted and the fees will be forfeited. Depending on number of candidates the practical and theory exams will be split across 05 and 06 November of month. For late applications please read the regulations!
10 December 2022, Harrow (UK)

Subjects

Carnatic, Hindustani, Steel Pan

Last Date to Apply

4 November 2022

The practical exam will be held in-person at our exam centre in Harrow on 10th December 2022. The theory exam will be held online on 12th December 2022. Applications open only for candidates from greater and central London regions! Applications open from 4th September 2022!!
Contact Office for further details.

Overseas Examinations

4 September 2022, Montréal Centre, Kathak (Canada)

Subjects

Hindustani

Last Date to Apply

21 August 2022

Restricted Applications!! Not open for all candidates. Please contact the office before applying. If applications are submitted without enquiring with the office, it will not be accepted and the fees will be forfeited. For late applications please read the regulations!

Resit Application

9 October 2022, Online (UK)

Subjects

Carnatic, Hindustani

Last Date to Apply

19 August 2022

Graded Examination Fees

Entry Level

(Practical + Theory)

Grade Initial

£38

Level 1

(Practical + Theory)

Grade 1

£43

Grade 2

£50

Grade 3

£61

Level 2

(Practical + Theory)

Grade 4

£65

Grade 5

£71

Level 3

(Practical + Theory)

Grade 6

£79

Grade 7

£86

Grade 8

£135

Under certain circumstances and only if given permission to Re-sit, the following fees apply:

Level 1

(Practical)

Grade 1

£43

Grade 2

£50

Grade 3

£61


(Only Theory)

Grade 3

£20

Level 2

(Practical)

Grade 4

£65

Grade 5

£71


(Only Theory)

Grade 4

£22

Grade 5

£24

Level 3

(Practical)

Grade 6

£79

Grade 7

£86

Grade 8

£135


(Only Theory)

Grade 6

£26

Grade 7

£29

Grade 8

£40