Online Theory Exams

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The AMEB Online Written Examination Centre was launched in January 2018. The new system will offer an intuitive user experience and incorporate new features as recommended by users.





For the convenience of Victorian teachers and students, enrolments for Online Written examinations will be made via AMEB Connect (Victoria). (This will be the only method of enrolment for students and teachers resident in Victoria.)


Click here to enrol for an online Written exam.




Exam access



Click here to log in to AMEB ONLINE (using the Exam Key & Exam PIN provided at the time of enrolment).



Online Written exams can be taken online at any time, within twelve months of purchase, via the AMEB Online for the following grades.


  • Theory of Music, Grades 1 to 6
  • Musicianship, Grades 1 to 6
  • Music Craft, Grades 1 to 4

Candidates and teachers benefit from practice opportunities and quick results.



Candidate Exam Key and password

Once an exam is purchased, the candidate will be issued with an Exam Key, a unique code which gives access to the practice and official exam when used with the correct exam PIN. The exam centre is access via the AMEB ONLINE website. Please note the Exam Key expires twelve months after purchase.


Benefits of Online Theory exams include:

1. Online theory exam enrolments valid for twelve months
Enrolments remain active for twelve months from date of purchase or until the exam is completed, whichever is first. This means that teachers can choose the best day for each individual or group to sit the exam, based on preparedness and schedules.
2. Practice exam opportunities
Once enrolled, students can take a practice exam to familiarise themselves with the interface and Exam Tools.
3.Quick results
Question-by-question feedback for candidates who have completed Grades 1 or 2 will be available immediately.  Candidates for Grades 3 and above (manually marked exams) will be able to log in to AMEB ONLINE to view feedback within 5 to 6 business days after completing the exam. Certificates are sent to successful candidates in the mail.
4. Practice exams
Candidates can log in to the system using their Exam Key and Exam PIN to undertake a practice exam at any time. Practice exams are timed and candidates can work through the questions in any order.
5. Exam certificates
Results for online theory exams are received by AMEB Victoria weekly and certificates are mailed to the enrolling person in the usual way.
If you have any questions about AMEB Online Theory exams, please consult the FAQ section of the exam website.