Arab States
South East Asia
Southern Asia

Exam booking help and FAQ

Answers to frequently asked questions about entering ABRSM exams are provided below. If your question is not answered on this page, please contact us.

Who can make an ABRSM exam entry and what is an applicant?

  • Candidates may be entered for an exam by a school, a teacher of music, a parent or guardian
  • Adult students over the age of eighteen may enter themselves for an exam
  • Anyone who makes an ABRSM exam entry becomes an applicant and receives a unique applicant number

How do I enter an ABRSM exam?

To enter by post, download an entry form and send two copies to your Local Representative. We will send you your applicant number upon receipt of your entry. 

How do I get an applicant number?

To enter by post, download an entry form and follow these instructions. We will set up an applicant number for you upon receipt of your entry.

I already have an applicant number but can't remember it

Please contact us and we will retrieve your applicant number for you. 

I have not received my exam results

Your results will be displayed when they have been through all our quality assurance and checking procedures. Please contact your Local Representative for further information. 


This website uses cookies to improve your experience. By using our website, you are agreeing to our cookie policy and consent to our use of cookies. Find out more.

closer Close this message