Test dates and locations

The 2023 September AEA test will be held in September 2023 at the Griffith Nathan and Gold Coast campuses.

If you live in a regional area, you can take the test online in September 2023 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: September 2023 (exact date to be confirmed) Griffith University Nathan Campus, 170 Kessels Road, Nathan.
  • Gold Coast: September 2023 (exact date to be confirmed) Griffith University Gold Coast Campus, Parklands Drive, Southport.

Regional candidates: Online test windows

Regional candidates can sit the AEA test in September 2023 (exact date to be confirmed) and you must live over 100 km away from the Nathan or Gold Coast campuses to be eligible to sit the online test. 

The following times are available for regional candidates. Upon registration, select your preferred test time. Note that there are limited spaces for each date and time and are subject to availability.

  • 9 am – 12 pm
  • 1 pm – 4 pm
  • 5 pm – 8 pm

Prior to the test day, all registered and paid candidates will be emailed by the university 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 Jayson Musgrove on (07) 3238 9001 or jayson.musgrove@acer.org