Updated Guidance for International Examinations


Information for International members

All our examinations are currently being booked as remote sessions, however exams with local examiners can be scheduled, where possible. Please get in touch with us to discuss your options.

All examinations are subject to local social distancing rules and all COVID-19 regulations applicable to the relevant region at the time.

Which exams can be booked internationally?


(All genres)

  • Class Tests, Medals, Performance Awards, Jazz Awards, Popular Tap Tests, Folk Dance Studies, Grades, Vocational Grades.

    PLEASE NOTE: Some group formations differ for remote exams, please contact internationalteachers@istd.org for more information
  • EU – DDE Unit 4; Outside EU – Associate and Associate Diploma
  • Licentiate and Fellowship please contact internationalteachers@istd.org for more information


(All genres)

  • Under 6, Under 8, Social Dance Tests, Pre-Bronze Dance Tests, One Dance Tests, Medals, Grades, Higher Awards

    PLEASE NOTE: Where local social distancing rules do not allow partnered exams, candidates may take the exam as a solo performer dancing their own role.
  • Student Teacher, Associate, Licentiate and Fellowship