Part A

Online Application

Application for the 2023 Session 2 Part A Bar Examinations is now open. This application is open to first-timer applicants only. Please read the Guide to Application Process: Part A of the Singapore Bar Exams 2023 Session 2 before applying. Applicants who will graduate after 5 May 2023 but are able to obtain their degree certificates, official academic transcripts and ranking certification documents (if applicable) by 8 September 2023, may also apply. Application will close at 5pm on 5 May 2023.

Re-takers from past sessions who wish to sit for the 2023 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 22 May and 2 June 2023. This does not apply to re-takers from the immediate preceding session (ie 2023 Session 1). Separate instructions will be provided to re-takers from the immediate preceding session.

Key Dates at a Glance

The key dates for the 2023 Session 2 of the Part A Bar Course and Examinations at a glance:



Online application period and submission of scanned supporting documents

21 April – 5 May 2023 (5pm)

Receive conditional candidature email

End June 2023

Last day for applicants to advise of disability and special needs

1 September 2023

Last day for:

a) Applicants with conditional candidature to meet requirements and submit documentary proof;

b) Applicants to withdraw candidature.

8 September 2023

Application to use PSEA funds to reimburse Examinations Fees

11 - 22 September 2023

Administrative Registration Exercise

12 - 14 September 2023

E-acknowledgement of Examinations Notices, Instructions and Rules

2 - 13 October 2023

Examinations Period

Dates to be finalised: Between 16 October - 10 November 2023 (both dates inclusive)


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


Last Updated: 21 April 2023