What is the AST?

The ACT Scaling Test (AST) is a test attempted by all ACT Year 12 students wishing to gain an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR).

The test is designed to measure a range of general skills considered to be relevant to success in a variety of courses and to studies at university.

More information

The most up to date information about the AST can be found on the Board of Senior Secondary Studies' website.