AMEB inspires learning and supports achievement in music, speech and drama.
Nationally recognised qualifications
AMEB qualifications provide a national benchmark and measure of excellence. They are recognised across Australia and internationally.
AMEB syllabuses are developed by leading Australian musicians and educators using the pedagogical approaches best suited to Australian students and the Australian education system. AMEB syllabuses also feature works by Australian composers where appropriate.
Beginners to advanced levels
AMEB examinations can take students from their first beginnings through to advanced and diploma levels. AMEB syllabuses can add to and enrich school and tertiary music tuition. The advanced grades and diplomas can support the establishment of professional careers in teaching and performing.
Online examination options
Internet-based examination options are available for some written exams including Theory of Music, Musicianship and Music Craft. Learn more
AMEB now offers online courses that make learning music theory more convenient for students, teachers and families. Learn more
AMEB publications are a cost-effective and convenient way to purchase a range of repertoire. They are produced within Australia to the highest editorial standards. Learn more
Wide range of music
Each syllabus contains a broad range of repertoire and musical styles designed to engage modern students and allow them flexibility when selecting their programmes. Learn more
AMEB supports a national community of teachers through a tailored program of professional development. Learn more
AMEB syllabuses are designed by leading scholars and performers and are regularly updated. They take into account feedback from teachers, parents, students and other interested stakeholders. Learn more
AMEB has been assessing students since 1887 and is the only examinations board that has formal links with Australian Universities and Ministries of Education. Learn more