We are proud to include CEOs, government Ministers, entrepreneurs, philanthropists and heads of departments among our alumni.  Join ABE to become part of a group of inspirational people from around the world.

Sign up to the ABE Way

When you study for an ABE qualification you join a network of like-minded people who want to succeed in the professional world. The ABE Way is our collective belief in giving back and using business to make a difference to your own life and the lives of those around you.  We believe in an open, inclusive, global market economy where everyone benefits from responsible globalisation and trade. #ABEway

No other exam board gives you the ABE Edge

What's more, ABE membership at any level (student, AMABE or MABE)  provides you with access to ABE Edge a superb digital learning environment which we make freely available to all our members at no extra cost. ABE Edge provides you with access to a host of short courses that support your continuing professional development (CPD) and complement the in-depth knowledge developed by our professional qualifications.  In addition, every Edge CPD course completed will provide you with a digital ABE certified certificate that can be uploaded to your professional profile and will help you stand out in the jobs market.

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Here are the ABE membership types:

Student Member

Student membership is for those who are starting out of their first ABE qualification.  Usually, your initial registration is via your preferred ABE college or centre - click here for a list.

Associate Member (AMABE)

Associate Membership is automatically awarded to those who have completed their Level 5 Diploma or who have registered directly for the Level 6 Diploma.

Associate Members can use the letters AMABE after their name to demonstrate their level of achievement.

Member (MABE)

The next level up is Member. This is available for Level 5 Diploma holders with four years' managerial experience, and Level 6 Diploma holders with two years' managerial experience. To apply for this upgrade, please contact us;

Members may use the letters MABE after their name in recognition of their level of achievement.

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If you have a question about membership click here to go to our frequently asked question page.

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