Test dates and locations

The 2020 September AEA test will be held on Saturday 26 September 2020 at the Griffith Nathan or Gold Coast campuses.

If you reside in a regional area, you can take the test online from Monday 28 September to Saturday 3 October 2020 via the Zoom platform.

The September test sitting offers 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:

You can 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 are available to take the AEA test online if you reside in a regional area (you must live over 100km away from the Nathan or Gold Coast campus). Upon registration, select your 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 are 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