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Subject Registration and Examination



Subject Registration (for 2019/20)


PolyU Subjects


Please access the Research Student Portal for subject registration and class timetable.

For information on subject registration and related matters, please refer to Section 6 of the Research Student Handbook for details.


For detailed information regarding coursework requirement, please refer to

Sections R9 and P9, Appendix A1 Research Student Handbook (for students admitted before 1 July 2014)
Sections 14, Appendix A2 of Research Student Handbook(for students admitted between 1 July 2014 and 30 June 2017)

Sections 14, Appendix A3 of Research Student Handbook (for students admitted on or after 1 July 2017)


Non-PolyU Subjects


Starting from Semester 2, 2019/20, the Academic Registry is responsible for handling applications for cross-institutional subjects from research postgraduate students.


Please click here to obtain the detailed application procedures for cross-institutional subjects (i.e. subjects offered by sister institutions).



Subject Examination Timetable and Results


Examination Timetable


Semesters 1 and 2



A clash-free examination timetable for all students will be prepared centrally based on students' subject registration, known after the add/drop period.


You will be advised about 6 weeks before the examination period to check your examination timetable via the Research Student Portal.


Summer Term



The Research Office will inform you directly of the examination timetable.


Examination Results


You can check your examination results via the Portal for Research Postgraduate Students after the finalisation of examination results.