Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM)
ABRSM is the UK's largest music education body, one of its largest music publishers, and the world's leading provider of music exams, holding over 650,000 assessments in more than 90 countries every year. As a registered charity, it makes significant donations towards music education initiatives around the world.
In partnership with four Royal Schools of Music, ABRSM supports music-making and learning across the globe, offering pathways and resources for learners and teachers that help build musical skills and encourage progress. Its core activity is providing graded music exams, assessments, and diplomas.
An ABRSM grade has a worldwide currency, and the exams are designed to motivate learners at all levels and ages, providing realistic goals and tangible rewards for their achievements. These exams now include a range of digital options, including remotely-assessed Performance Grades and Online Music Theory.