In 2018 beside the Qualifying School in Wigan an European Qualifying School will take place in Hildesheim. Both are played from 18. - 21. January.
In the European Qualifying School players with the following nationality can take part:
Albania, Andorra, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Faeroe Islands, Finland, France, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Kosovo, Croatia, Latvia, Lithunia, Luxembourg, Malta, Macedonia, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Sweden, Switzerland, Serbia, Slowakia, Slowenia, Spain, Czech Republic, Turkey, Ukraine, Hungary, Belarus, Cyprus
In the UK Qualifying School players with the following nationality can take part:
England, Ireland, Gibraltar, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales
Players with a nationality not mentioned here can chose in which Qualifying School they want to take part.
The residence of a player doesn't count only the nationality!
How many Tour Cards will be available will be known after the PDC World Championship. Every day in the UK Qualifying School Eight Tour Cards will be given to the last eight of the day and in the European Qualifying School it will be 4 to the last four of the day.
Additional Tour Cards will be handed out according to the Qualifiying School Order of Merit.
Those Q-School participants who can't win a Tour Card can take part in the PDC Challenge Tour. But you have to play Q-School to be able to do it not only register for it. Beside they can take part in all UK Open qualifiers and in the European Tour qualifiers.
Entrance fee is 450 pound. You can play on all four days but you don't have to. But it is not possible to register for single days.
When a player wins a Tour Card he has to pay additional 100 pound to get a full PDPA member.
Register for Q-School is only online.
When you are already a PDPA member use this link:
When you are not yet a PDPA member use this link: