Test dates and locations

The 2021 AEA test will only be held once, in September 2021.

Date of test: Saturday 25 September 2021, to be held on both campuses and online (for regional candidates).

The 2020 September AEA test was held on Saturday 26 September 2020 at the Griffith Nathan and Gold Coast campuses.

Candidates residing in a regional area could take the test online from Monday 28 September to Saturday 3 October 2020 via the Zoom platform.

The September test sitting offered both school leavers and mature-age candidates a pathway into Engineering at Griffith University’s Brisbane (Nathan) or Gold Coast campuses.

On-campus test sittings:

Candidates could nominate to sit the AEA test at the following locations:

·         Brisbane: Saturday 26 September, 9:00am – 12:00pm, Griffith University Nathan Campus, 170 Kessels Rd, Nathan

·         Gold Coast: Saturday 26 September, 9:00am – 12:00pm, Griffith University Gold Coast Campus, Parklands Drive, Southport

Regional candidates: online test windows

The following times were available to take the AEA test online for candidates residing in a regional area (i.e. over 100km away from the Nathan or Gold Coast campus). Upon registration, candidates selected their preferred test time.

Monday 28 September – Friday 2 October

·         9am – 12pm

·         1pm – 4pm

·         5pm – 8pm

Saturday 3 October

·         9am – 12pm

Prior to the test day, all registered and paid candidates were contacted by the university via email with the final test details.

If you are from a university and would like more information about using AEA for entry into your courses, please contact Joyce Hong on (03) 9277 5502 or joyce.hong@acer.org