Part 3 examination

The RIBA arranges exams only for candidates who have sat the RIBA ADPPA course.

How to apply

Register for the Examination by completing the pro-forma below and returning it by 
e-mail or by post.

PDFRIBA ADPPA Exam Notification Form - Spring 2014UK  File size: 512kB

Early booking is recommended as spaces are limited. Bookings must be made at least 28 days prior to the written examination date.

Payment is due after your received your invoice and can be made by cheque (payable to RIBA), bank transfer or by credit/debit card.

Candidates applying to re-sit the RIBA ADPPA examination are required to advise the date that they took their previous exam.

Examination Dates


Written Exam: 5th-7th March 2014, Office-based
Oral Exam: 11th April 2014, Chester Racecourse

or  1st/2nd May 2014, Hong Kong (Venue TBC)


Written Exam: 3rd-5th September 2014, Office-based
Oral Exam: 10th October 2014, Chester Racecourse

NB - Hong Kong Oral Exam TBC 


Examination £390 + VAT (£420)
Resits £250 + VAT (£300)

Prices are correct at the time of print. RIBA reserve the right to increase the price of their fees.

Cancellation of your reservation is required 28 days before the exam. For non attendance on the day of the exam, the full fee will be charged.

Please note that fees are non-refundable.