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Academic Matters

Examination

The assessment period for the second semester of the academic year 2020-2021 will start from May 10 to 29, 2021.

  1. Absent from Examination
    If you are absent from the examination, you are reminded to take the appropriate action as follows:

    a) Absence due to illness
    A formal letter or email should be sent to the Examinations Secretary to set out your case immediately. Please complete the “Form of Medical Certificate” (downloadable from the Examinations Office website at http://www.exam.hku.hk/) and send it to the Director of the University Health Service within 2 days after your course examination date.

    b) Absence due to non-medical reason
    A formal letter or email with justifiable reasons should be sent to the Faculty Office as soon as possible, but not later than 7 days after your course examination date for the consideration by the Board of Examiners.

    This is a formal notice from the Faculty Office, we WILL NOT issue any follow-up letters to students regarding the above arrangement. The Faculty Office will inform you of the make-up arrangement, if any, when the final decision is reached by the Board of Examiners.

  2. Release of Assessment Results and Deadline of Checking Assessment Results
    Details shall be announced in due course.

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