ICP for entry Melbourne High, Mac Robertson Gilrs, Cory High, Nossal High, John Monash Scienc in 2020

Published on March 31, 2019

Year 9 Selective Entrance Examination for entry Melbourne High, Mac Robertson Girls, Nossal High & Cory High school in 2020

The Year 9 Selective Entrance Examination date for entry Melbourne High, Mac Robertson Girls’ High, Nossal High and Suzanne Cory High is set on Saturday 15th June 2019 at the Royal Exhibition Buildings in Carlton. Melbourne High school takes 308 boys, Mac Robertson Girls’ High takes 225 girls, Nossal High (Berwick) and Suzanne Cory (Werribee) each will take up to 200 boys and girls. All current Year 8 students (Australian citizens or residents only) are eligible to register Year 9 selective entrance examination. Students will be tested on Verbal Reasoning, Numerical Reasoning, Mathematics, Reading Comprehension and Essay Writing (it could be Persuasive or Creative essay) within three hours. These tests are not neccessarily based on curriculum.

Current Year 9 students can register for Year 10 Selective Entrance Examination to gain entry at John Monash Science school and the four selective schools above. The Year 10 entrance exam date is set by each school, hence the exam date will be different. To find out the exam date set by each school, please follow the school links on the next paragraph.


This course is aimed at helping students to gain entry into Melbourne High, Mac Robertson Girls’ High, Nossal High, Suzanne Cory High and John Monash Science schools. Our Intensive Coaching Program (ICP) is conducted once a year from the begining of Term 2 in April.

How to join the ICP?

Students who are currently in Year 7, 8 and 9 level can attend the ICP course. Prior to joining the ICP course, all students are required to sit our ICP Selective Entrance Examination, which is set on Saturday 6th April 2019 at the University of Melbourne.

ICP Exam – When & Where?

ICP Exam Date: SATURDAY 6/4/2019 (between 12.00PM and 4.00PM)
ICP Exam Venue: The Wilson Hall inside The University of Melbourne (Parkville).

Where is The Wilson Hall located?

Wilson Hall is located at Parkville Campus. Students can get to the University of Melbourne by TRAMs. Parents can drive into the university to drop off and pick up children via Gate 10 on Grattan Street. Click here for Google Map.

What if my child could not attend the ICP Exam at Melbourne University on that day?

We can arrange a replacement exam for students who miss out the ICP or UCP exam on 6th April 2019 at the university of Melbourne. The placement exam is conducted on Saturday 27th April 2019 at Flemington Campus between 9.30AM and 12.00PM for $10 extra.

ICP classes – When & Where?

ICP classes will be conducted at one of the following campuses: (Click on ‘campus’ below for Google Map)
Clayton campus – SATURDAY (1.00-4.00). Course length: (27/4 – 8/6).
Flemington Campus – SUNDAY (10.00-1.00). Course length: (28/4 – 9/6).
Flemington Campus – SUNDAY (1.30-4.30). Course length: (28/4 – 9/6).
St Albans Campus – SUNDAY (1.00-4.00). Course length: (28/4 – 9/6).

How to register the ICP Exam?

To be eligible to join the ICP, students are required to take the ICP Entrance Exam. The exam fee is $80. Exam registration can be made online. After submitting online registration, an instant message displays on your screen with payment instructions. Test fee can be made via netbank transfer or deposit at Commonwealth Bank of Australia. You could also send a cheque payable to “St. Vincent Institute of Education” and post it to “PO BOX 4067, The University of Melbourne, Parkville 3052”. Tax invoice and Exam Info will be emailed to you by 31st March 2019.

Payment by cash or cheque can be made at one of the following campuses:

Clayton campus – SATURDAY (10.00 – 4.00)
Flemington Campus – SATURDAY (10.00 – 12.30) and SUNDAYS (10.00-4.00)
Footscray Campus – SATURDAY (1.30 – 6.00)
St Albans Campus – SUNDAY (10.00 – 4.00)

Campus addresses can be found at the bottom of this page, or just click on any ‘campus’ above for interactive Google Map.

When is exam registration closed?

ICP Exam registration close:  by 5PM on 29th March 2019 for the exam on 6th April 2019. Closing date for replacement exam on 27th April 2019 is by 5PM 20th April  2019.

Important Dates:
  • Year 9 Entrance Examination into Melbourne High & Mac Robertson Girls’ High is set on 15/06/2019.
  • Registration close by Friday 10/05/2019.
  • Exam Venue: Royal Exhibition Buildings, Nicholson Street in Carlton.
    For further information, please contact us on (03) 9317 7999,
    or (0404) 121 929 or email info@vieonline.com.au
Flemington Primary School
Mt. Alexander Road & Padman Lane
Travancore VIC 3032
SATURDAY (10:00am - 12:30pm)
SUNDAY (10:00am - 4:00pm)
Gilmore College for Girls
298 Barkly St
Footscray VIC 3011
SATURDAY (1:30pm - 4:00pm)
Westall Secondary College
88 Rosebank Ave
Clayton South VIC 3169
SATURDAY (10:00am - 4:00pm)
St Albans Secondary College
289 Main Road East
St Albans VIC 3021
SUNDAY (10:00am - 4:00pm)
St Mark's School
92 Lilac St
Inala QLD 4077
SATURDAY (10:00am - 12:30pm)