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Examinations, if required, are normally held at the end of the semester. Please refer to the Academic Calendar on the website of Academic Registry for the examination periods. A notice will be put up on eStudent and the University Portal about six weeks before the examination period of Semesters One and Two (two weeks for the Summer Term) advising you to check your examination timetable. Students should watch out for the notice nearer the time and check your examination timetable accordingly.

If any of your examinations is/are missing from your examination timetable, please contact the General Office of the relevant Departments.

Academic Year 2023/24  Examination Period  Release of Examination Timetable and Seating Arrangements
Semester One 7 to 22 December 2023 Late October 2023
Semester Two 25 April to 11 May 2024 Middle of March 2024
Summer Term 15 to 20 July 2024 Late June 2024


  • Wear a mask throughout the examination
  • Sit according to seating plan
  • Bring Hong Kong ID card and PolyU student card for taking attendance by card readers (in halls)/ mark attendance sheet
  • Place personal belongings under your chair
  • Turn off all electronic devices and place them under your chair visible to invigilators
  • Seek approval for getting personal belongings
  • Seek approval for washroom requests and tap the PolyU student card to the card readers (in halls)/ sign log sheet


  • No exit before the examination commences
  • No exit in the first 30 minutes and last 15 minutes
  • No unauthorised materials 
  • Use of electronic devices (except approved calculators) is not allowed
  • No food and drinks inside examination venues
  • No cheating/ misconduct
  • No access to Blackboard
  • No personal belongings (such as pencil case, water bottle and tissue paper) on the desk


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