Part B Course

1. What is the duration and dates of the Course and Examination?

A: With effect from July 2024, the Course will be run twice a year, commencing (i) July and ending December; and (ii) January and ending June. Applications for the Course shall open 2-3 months prior to its commencement, i.e., April/May and November/December. There will be two intakes per calendar year.

2. Must I attend the Course, i.e. can I just take the Examination?

A: The Course is a full-time course and attendance is compulsory. Please refer to Rule 3 and 4 of the Legal Profession (Admission) Rules.

3. If I wish to take the Course and examination, when and how can I obtain the study materials?

A: The study materials will be disseminated through an online learning portal, SILE Campus. Login particulars to SILE Campus will be made known to you about 1 week before the start of the Course.

4. Will students be given a Certificate upon passing the examination?

A: No. A certificate of passing Part B of the Bar Examination will not be issued. Results are released via email. The Institute’s certificate in Form B of the Second Schedule of the Legal Profession (Admission) Rules is issued electronically via the Court’s eLitigation system.

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Last Updated: 9 May 2024