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ABRSM: Inspiring musical achievement

ABRSM is the UK’s largest music education body, one of its largest music publishers and the world’s leading provider of music exams, offering assessments to over 600,000 candidates in over 90 countries every year.

ABRSM’s mission is to inspire achievement in music. In partnership with the Royal Schools of Music, we support high-quality music-making and learning around the world. We offer pathways and resources for learners and teachers that help build musical skills, provide goals and encourage progress.


Introduction to ABRSM

Who are we? An explanation of what we offer and an insight into the people behind the organisation.

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News, articles and comment

The latest news, views and comment from ABRSM, our staff, volunteers and figures from across the wider music education industry.

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Reports, research and statistics

An insight into our published research into the wider state of the music education industry, our Annual Review and comprehensive exam statistics.

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As an organisation we support musical education by way of sponsorship of musical institutions and initiatives around the world.

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For many years we have provided scholarships and bursaries to enable outstanding UK and international students to study at the Royal Schools of Music.

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Other initiatives and partnerships

We support numerous music education schemes throughout the world, including Clic Sargant's Practice-a-thon project and a mentoring scheme with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra.

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News, features and articles

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