Part A

Current and Upcoming Sessions of Part A Bar Examinations

2019 Session 2 Part A Bar Examinations

The 2019 Session 2 Part A Bar Examinations will be held in October/November 2019. Registration for 2019 Session 2 will open in April 2019 for first-timer applicants. Applicants who will graduate by September 2019 may apply to sit for exams of this session if they can obtain their degree certificates, official academic transcripts and ranking certification documents (if applicable) by the stipulated deadline which will be announced during the registration period. Please check this website regularly for announcements and updates. Other details of the Examinations will be released during the registration period.

Re-takers from past sessions who wish to sit for the 2019 Session 2 Examinations must register by writing in to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. between 27 May and 7 June 2019. This does not apply to re-takers from the immediate preceding session (ie 2019 Session 1). Separate instructions will be provided to re-takers from the immediate preceding session.

2020 Session 1 Part A Bar Examinations and Optional Bar Course

The 2020 Session 1 Part A Bar Course and Examinations will open in July 2019 for first-timer applicants. Applicants who will graduate by March 2020 may apply to sit for exams of this session if they can obtain their degree certificates, official academic transcripts and ranking certification documents (if applicable) by the stipulated deadline which will be announced during the registration period. Please check this website regularly for announcements and updates.

The optional Part A Bar Course will commence in January 2020 and the Examinations will be held in April/May 2020. Other details of the Course and Examinations will be released during the registration period.

Re-takers from past sessions who wish to sit for the 2020 Session 1 Examinations must register by writing in to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. between 25 November and 6 December 2019. This does not apply to re-takers from the immediate preceding session (ie 2019 Session 2). Separate instructions will be provided to re-takers from the immediate preceding session.

2020 Session 2 Part A Bar Examinations

The 2020 Session 2 Part A Bar Examinations will be held in October/November 2020. Registration for 2020 Session 2 will open in April 2020 for first-timer applicants. Applicants who will graduate by September 2020 may apply to sit for exams of this session if they can obtain their degree certificates, official academic transcripts and ranking certification documents (if applicable) by the stipulated deadline which will be announced during the registration period. Please check this website regularly for announcements and updates. Other details of the Examinations will be released during the registration period.

Re-takers from past sessions who wish to sit for the 2020 Session 2 Examinations must register by writing in to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. between 25 May and 5 June 2020. This does not apply to re-takers from the immediate preceding session (ie 2020 Session 1). Separate instructions will be provided to re-takers from the immediate preceding session. 

2021 Session 1 Part A Bar Examinations and Optional Bar Course

The 2021 Session 1 Part A Bar Course and Examinations will open in July 2020 for first-timer applicants. Applicants who will graduate by March 2021 may apply to sit for exams of this session if they can obtain their degree certificates, official academic transcripts and ranking certification documents (if applicable) by the stipulated deadline which will be announced during the registration period. 

The optional Part A Bar Course will commence in January 2021 and the Examinations will be held in April/May 2021. Other details of the Course and Examinations will be released during the registration period.

Re-takers from past sessions who wish to sit for the 2021 Session 1 Examinations must register by writing in to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. between 23 November and 4 December 2020. This does not apply to re-takers from the immediate preceding session (ie 2020 Session 2). Separate instructions will be provided to re-takers from the immediate preceding session.

 2021 Session 2 Part A Bar Examinations

 The 2021 Session 2 Part A Bar Examinations will be held in October/November 2021. Registration for 2021 Session 2 will open in April 2021 for first-timer applicants. Applicants who will graduate by September 2021 may apply to sit for exams of this session if they can obtain their degree certificates, official academic transcripts and ranking certification documents (if applicable) by the stipulated deadline which will be announced during the registration period. Please check this website regularly for announcements and updates. Other details of the Examinations will be released during the registration period.

Re-takers from past sessions who wish to sit for the 2021 Session 2 Examinations must register by writing in to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. between 24 May and 4 June 2021. This does not apply to re-takers from the immediate preceding session (ie 2021 Session 1). Separate instructions will be provided to re-takers from the immediate preceding session.

 

Last Updated: 10 January 2019