Grading – New Members


Registration for annual membership with JKA Shotokan Ireland and for new members grading. Select this if it is for your first karate grading with UCD Karate Club.

If you are a returning kyu grade member, register through this page.


UCD Karate club will be subsidising €15 of the grading fee for the membership and grading fee with JKA Shotokan Ireland for each of our new members.

If you are not a member of UCD Karate Club but training under JKA Shotokan Ireland, you can sign up for grading with us at full price.

For more information about grading, please see