Test dates and locations

The 2021 September AEA test will be held on Saturday 25 September 2021 at the Griffith Nathan and Gold Coast campuses.

If you reside in a regional area, you can take the test online from Monday 27 September to Friday 1 October 2021 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 25 September, 9:00am – 12:00pm, Griffith University Nathan Campus, 170 Kessels Rd, Nathan 
  • Gold Coast: Saturday 25 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 27 September – Friday 1 October

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

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 Jayson Musgrove on (07) 3238 9001 or jayson.musgrove@acer.org