A young dancer warming up before her Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) exam

We have been the national administrator of the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) examinations in Greece since 1990. We also run the Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies (CBTS) as well as seminars for teachers.

General Graded and Vocational Graded Examinations

We have been administering the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) General Graded Examination and Vocational Graded Examination in Greece since 1990.

Examination sessions

Registration dates


8 December–18 January


29 January–8 February


28 September–7 October

Please note that the duration of each examination tour depends on the number of registered candidates.

Visit the RAD website for the most up-to-date information on examination levels and fees.

How to register

At the beginning of each academic year, we send all teachers and schools of dance entry forms, the price list, examination and registration dates, as well as information about seminars.

Entry forms and exam fees are also available for download on the RAD website:

Contact us for information about the current seminar programme.

You can register your students by email or by post.

Exam fees are payable by direct deposit to the British Council Alpha Bank account:

1150 0200 2018 908 (IBAN: GR05 0140 1150 1150 0200 2018 908)

Please quote the name of the school or teacher responsible and ‘RAD’ in the ‘Αιτιολογία field.

Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies (CBTS)

The Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies (CBTS) is a part-time two-year course, which is offered in Greece every two years.

For the most-up-to-date information about the CBTS course and registration deadlines, visit the RAD website.


We support dance teachers by organising seminars in direct collaboration with the RAD. We send teachers the full programme of seminars every year.

Contact us

For further information, please contact us:

British Council
17 Kolonaki Square
106 73 Athens
Telephone +30 210 369 2333
Fax +30 210 363 0332
Email rad@britishcouncil.gr