Part A

Online Application

Application to sit for the 2018 Session 1 Part A Bar Course and Examinations has closed. If you are interested to apply for 2018 Session 2 Examinations, please visit for more information.

Application Outcome

Applicants will be informed of the outcome by end October 2017 or earlier. As we expect a large number of applicants, we regret that we will not be able to attend to enquiries on the status of applications or receipt of documents. We will communicate with you by email if clarifications are needed in relation to your application.

Key Dates at a Glance

The key dates for the 2018 Session 1 of the Part A Bar Course and Examinations at a glance:



Online Application Period

17 July – 18 August 2017 (5pm)

Last day for applicants to submit supporting documents and payment for examination.

25 August 2017


Receive conditional candidature email

End October 2017 or earlier

Part A Bar Course Registration

November 2017

2018 Part A Bar Course

January – April 2018

Last day for applicants to advise of disability and special needs

2 March 2018

Last day:

a) Applicants to meet requirements and submit documentary proof;

b) For applicants to withdraw candidature.

16 March 2018

Examinations Period

Between 23 April – 19 May 2018 (both dates inclusive)


(Successful applicants will be notified of the actual Examination dates in due course)


Last Updated: 21 August 2017