ICP for entry Melbourne High, Mac Robertson Gilrs, Cory High, Nossal High, John Monash Science in 2022

Published on 08/04/2022

Year 9 Selective Entrance Examination for entry Melbourne High, Mac Robertson Girls, Nossal High & Cory High school in 2022

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 23rd July 2022 at Melbourne Show Grounds in Flemington (to be confirmed). 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 can be a Persuasive or Creative essay) within three hours. These tests are not necessarily 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 dates would 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 beginning of Term 2. Our ICP this year is scheduled on Saturday (30/4) and Sunday (1/5).

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 for ICP Entrance Examination which is scheduled on 9th April 2022 at the University of Melbourne (subject to COVID-19 restriction). Placement exam can be arranged on a different date to suit your time with $10 extra.

ICP Exam – When & Where? (9th April 2022 at The University of Melbourne)

Exam Date:  ICP exam is scheduled on Saturday (9/4/2022) between 11.00AM and 2.00PM.
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 TRAM. 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 on that day?

A placement exam is scheduled online via Zoom on Saturday (23/4). This will attract $10 extra on top of the exam fee.

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 (1.30 – 4.30). Course length: (30/4 – 11/6).
Footscray Campus – SATURDAY (1.30 – 4.30). Course length: (30/4 – 11/6).
Footscray Campus – SUNDAY (9.30 – 12.30). Course length: (1/5 – 12/6).
St Albans Campus – SUNDAY (1.30 – 4.30). Course length: (1/5 – 12/6).

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.

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

Clayton campus – SATURDAY (1.30 – 4.00)
Footscray Campus – SATURDAY (1.30 – 4.00)
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 is closed by 31st March 2022 for the exam set on 9th April. Registration for 23rd April exam is still open until 16th April 2022.

Important Dates:
  • Year 9 Entrance Examination into Melbourne High & Mac Robertson Girls’ High would probably set on Saturday 23/07/2022 (confirmed).
  • Registration is not yet confirmed.
  • Exam Venue: Melbourne Show Grounds in Flemington.
    For further information, please contact us on (03) 9317 7999,
    or (0404) 121 929 or email info@vieonline.com.au
Footscray High School (old Gilmore)
298 Barkly Street
Footscray VIC 3011
SATURDAY (10:00AM - 12:30PM)
Footscray High School
298 Barkly Street
Footscray VIC 3011
SATURDAY (1:30PM - 4:00PM)
Westall Secondary College
88 Rosebank Ave
Clayton South VIC 3169
SATURDAY (10:00PM - 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)