The Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM) is a standardized method of evaluation for music studies across North America with over 5 million alumni.
This is a 12 level course (Levels 1 – 10; ARCT diploma in Performance or Teaching, Theory & Composition; and a Licentiate Diploma) designed to educate students with a range of music skills and benefits, which will carry on through to subsequent careers:
The RCM has many examination centres across in BC, so you can choose the centre closest to you.
Is it your first examination?
Once you have created an account, click here and select “Schedule Exam” on the left-hand side column.
NOTE: Please have your teachers RCM number handy before scheduling your exam.
For general information about RCM examinations:
Click here for a sneak peek inside the exam room videos!
For information on which courses will count towards high school credits, please read the course descriptions carefully here:
Please note that in addition to course credits being recognized at BC high schools, advanced level courses Level 9, 10, and ARCT are also recognized by some universities as course credits.