For Graduates

Congratulations on passing the final year of your Master of Architecture (or similar) degree. Now to the next step - Registration as an Architect. 

Here, Graduates can find out about the requirements to register as an Architect, including

  • qualifications recognised for registration
  • Architectural Practice Examination (APE)

as well as how to go about applying for the APE, registering as an architect, and how you can refer to yourself before registration. 

To be registered as an architect you must have an approved qualification recognised for registration by the Architectural Practice Board of SA, and have passed the Architectural Practice Examination.  

APE Dates 2018: Session 1

Briefing Session: Tuesday 20 February 2018 at 10.30 am.  Bookings essential

Applications for Part 1/logbook submission: Tuesday 27 February 2018 by 3.00 pm

National Examination Paper (Part 2): Tuesday 17 April 2018 at 10.30 am

Oral Examination (Part 3): Tuesday 15 May 2018 (timetable to be advised)

Session 2

Briefing Session: Tuesday 10 July 2018 at 10.30 am.  Bookings essential

Applications for Part 1/logbook submission: Tuesday 17 July 2018 by 3.00 pm

National Examination Paper (Part 2): Tuesday 21 August 2018 at 10.30 am

Oral Examination (Part 3): Tuesday 25 September 2018 (timetable to be advised).