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​​RIBA Part 3 examination information

The RIBA Part 3 examination takes place twice a year, in Spring and Autumn.

Individuals will only be permitted to register for the examination once they have attended the RIBA Part 3 course.

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

Key examination dates

Autumn 2020

Office based exam dates:

  • 2 to 4 September 2020

Interview dates:

  • UK (Chester or London): w/c 5 October 2020
  • Hong Kong: 18 and 19 October 2020 (TBC)
  • United Arab Emirates: 16 October 2020 (TBC)

Exam notification forms

To register for the RIBA Part 3 examination please complete the relevant exam notification form.


Once a candidate has registered for the examination then they will be invoiced for payment.

Cancellation of your reservation is required at least 28 days prior to the exam. For non-attendance on the day of the exam, the full fee will be charged.

Please note that fees are non-refundable.

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