Journalist reported the National Institute of Educational Testing Service (Public Organization): NIETS conducted the General Aptitude Test (GAT) / Professional and Academic Aptitude Test (PAT) in the academic year 2019 during 23rd – 26th February 2019, which is used for grade 12 students to university admission through Thai university Central Admission System (TCAS), which implementation result of first day was satisfied. Even, this testing duration postponed from 16th – 19th February to the first announced schedule because Thailand’s election postponed. In addition, there are no reported about cheating tests. In addition, after morning GAT test finished, some students posted message about how hard is the GAT test, and there is no reported about test items in online social media.
They also reported that NIETS conducted two subjects in first day of tests as followed: 1) GAT and 2) PAT 1 (Mathematics subject) which there are 265,522 examinees (18 testing centers, 212 testing fields, and 8,551 testing rooms)