Dates of Semesters 2021–2022: SUMMARY

Dates of semesters for the academic year 2021–2022 are as follows 1 :

First Semester

Date
Faculty and Programme
-- Select --
01.07.2021 – 31.01.2022
Medicine — MRes(Med)
01.08.2021 – 30.11.2021
Law — JD1
09.08.2021 – 30.11.2021
Architecture — PDLA
16.08.2021 – 30.11.2021
Architecture — MLA
30.08.2021 – 05.12.2021
Architecture — MSc(Conservation)
01.09.2021 – 30.11.2021
Architecture [except MLA, MSc(Conservation), MUrbanDesign and PDLA]
01.09.2021 – 30.11.2021
Arts — BA; BA&LLB; BASc; MA except in the fields of Chinese Historical Studies, and Chinese Language and Literature; MBC and MBuddhStud
01.09.2021 – 30.11.2021
Business and Economics — BBA, BBA(Acc&Fin), BBA(IS), BBA(IBGM), BBA(Law)&LLB, BEcon, BEcon&Fin, BFin(AMPB) and BSc(QFin)
01.09.2021 – 30.11.2021
Education — BA&BEd(LangEd), BASc(SDS), BEd(ECE&SE), BEd&BSc, BEd&BSocSc, BSc(ACD), BSc(Sp&HearSc), MEd and MSc(Audiology)
01.09.2021 – 30.11.2021
Engineering — BASc(FinTech), BEng, BEng(BME), BEng(EngSc), MSc(CompSc), MSc(Eng) and MSc(FTDA)
01.09.2021 – 30.11.2021
Law — LLB, JD2 and MCL
01.09.2021 – 30.11.2021
Science (except MSc in the fields of Applied Geosciences, and Food Safety and Toxicology)
01.09.2021 – 30.11.2021
Social Sciences
01.09.2021 – 01.12.2021
Arts — MA in the field of Chinese Historical Studies
01.09.2021 – 04.12.2021
Dentistry — BDS
01.09.2021 – 04.12.2021
Engineering — MSc(ECom&IComp)
01.09.2021 – 06.12.2021
Architecture — MUrbanDesign
01.09.2021 – 06.12.2021
Law — PCLL and PCLL (P/T) (Year 1 and 2)
01.09.2021 – 07.12.2021
Education — BSc(IM)
01.09.2021 – 17.12.2021
Arts — MA(AppliedLinguistics)
01.09.2021 – 17.12.2021
Education — PGDE
01.09.2021 – 23.12.2021
Education — PGDE (P/T)
01.09.2021 – 23.12.2021
Medicine — BASc(GHD), BBiomedSc, BChinMed, MBBS, BNurs and BPharm
01.09.2021 – 23.12.2021
Science — MSc in the field of Applied Geosciences
01.09.2021 – 31.12.2021
Medicine — MClinPharm, MNurs, MPH, MSc(Nurs) and DNurs
01.09.2021 – 31.01.2022
Medicine — MMedSc, PDipID and PDipMDPath
02.09.2021 – 30.11.2021
Arts — MA in the field of Chinese Language and Literature
06.09.2021 – 07.12.2021
Education — MSc(ITE) and MSc(LIM)
07.09.2021 – 03.01.2022
Science — MSc in the field of Food Safety and Toxicology
08.09.2021 – 30.11.2021
Law — LLM
08.09.2021 – 07.12.2021
Education — MA(TESOL)
13.09.2021 – 04.12.2021
Arts — MFA
13.09.2021 – 17.12.2021
Medicine — BNurs (RN) (P/T)
15.09.2021 – 31.01.2022
Medicine — MChinMed
27.09.2021 – 31.12.2021
Medicine — MPsyMed and PDipPsyMed

Reading/Field Trip Week: 11.10.2021 – 16.10.2021 2

Revision Period: 01.12.2021 – 07.12.2021 3

Assessment Period: 08.12.2021 – 23.12.2021 4

Second Semester

Date
Faculty and Programme
-- Select --
13.12.2021 – 30.04.2022
Law — PCLL (P/T) (Year 2) 5
01.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Medicine — MPH
03.01.2022 – 22.04.2022
Medicine — BNurs (RN) (P/T)
03.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Engineering — MSc(ECom&IComp)
03.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Medicine — MNurs, MPsyMed, DNurs and PDipPsyMed
03.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Social Sciences — MSocSc in the field of Nonprofit Management
03.01.2022 – 06.05.2022
Medicine — MSc(Nurs)
03.01.2022 – 28.05.2022
Medicine — MBBS
04.01.2022 – 31.05.2022
Architecture — MSc(Conservation)
05.01.2022 – 27.08.2022
Science — MSc in the field of Food Safety and Toxicology
10.01.2022 – 23.04.2022
Architecture — MUrbanDesign
10.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Law — PCLL 5
10.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Law — PCLL (P/T) (Year 1)
10.01.2022 – 23.07.2022
Dentistry — BDS
16.01.2022 – 31.07.2022
Medicine — MClinPharm
17.01.2022 – 29.04.2022
Education — PGDE
17.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Architecture [except MSc(Conservation) and MUrbanDesign]
17.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Arts — BA; BA&LLB; BASc; MA except in the fields of Chinese Historical Studies, and Chinese Language and Literature; MBC and MBuddhStud
17.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Business and Economics — BBA, BBA(Acc&Fin), BBA(IS), BBA(IBGM), BBA(Law)&LLB, BEcon, BEcon&Fin, BFin(AMPB) and BSc(QFin)
17.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Education — BA&BEd(LangEd), BASc(SDS), BEd(ECE&SE), BEd&BSc, BEd&BSocSc, BSc(ACD), BSc(Sp&HearSc), MA(TESOL), MEd, MSc(Audiology), MSc(ITE) and MSc(LIM)
17.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Engineering — BASc(FinTech), BEng, BEng(BME), BEng(EngSc), MSc(CompSc), MSc(Eng) and MSc(FTDA)
17.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Law — LLB, JD1, JD2 and MCL
17.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Science (except MSc in the fields of Applied Geosciences, and Food Safety and Toxicology)
17.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Social Sciences (except MSocSc in the field of Nonprofit Management)
17.01.2022 – 07.05.2022
Education — BSc(IM)
17.01.2022 – 28.05.2022
Medicine — BASc(GHD), BBiomedSc, BChinMed, BNurs and BPharm
17.01.2022 – 28.05.2022
Science — MSc in the field of Applied Geosciences
17.01.2022 – 30.05.2022
Arts — MA(AppliedLinguistics)
18.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Arts — MA in the field of Chinese Language and Literature
18.01.2022 – 13.05.2022
Education — PGDE (P/T)
19.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Arts — MA in the field of Chinese Historical Studies
24.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Arts — MFA
24.01.2022 – 30.04.2022
Law — LLM
01.02.2022 – 30.06.2022
Medicine — MRes(Med) and PDipMDPath
01.02.2022 – 31.08.2022
Medicine — MMedSc and PDipID
04.02.2022 – 31.08.2022
Medicine — MChinMed

Class Suspension Period for Lunar New Year: 01.02.2022 – 07.02.2022

Reading/Field Trip Week: 07.03.2022 – 12.03.2022 6

Revision Period: 02.05.2022 – 07.05.2022 7

Assessment Period: 09.05.2022 – 28.05.2022 8

Optional Summer Semester

Date
Faculty and Programme
-- Select --
25.04.2022 – 16.07.2022
Medicine — BNurs (RN) (P/T) (Revision Period: 04.07.2022 – 09.07.2022 and Assessment Period: 11.07.2022 – 15.07.2022)
01.05.2022 – 22.07.2022
Education — MEd
01.05.2022 – 31.08.2022
Medicine — MPsyMed, MPH and PDipPsyMed
02.05.2022 – 20.08.2022
Education — MSc(ITE) and MSc(LIM)
03.05.2022 – 31.05.2022
Social Sciences — MJ
03.05.2022 – 31.08.2022
Medicine — MNurs and DNurs
03.05.2022 – 01.08.2022
Architecture — MUrbanDesign
09.05.2022 – 31.08.2022
Medicine — MSc(Nurs)
16.05.2022 – 20.08.2022
Architecture — MArch(Design)
16.05.2022 – 20.08.2022
Social Sciences — MExpArtsTh, MSocSc in the fields of Behavioral Health, Counselling, Nonprofit Management, and MSW
19.05.2022 – 20.08.2022
Engineering — MSc(ECom&IComp)
30.05.2022 – 20.08.2022
Education — BASc(SDS), BSc(IM)
30.05.2022 – 20.08.2022
Dentistry — BDS
30.05.2022 – 20.08.2022
Medicine — BPharm
30.05.2022 – 20.08.2022
Science — MDASC, MSc(EnvMan) and MStat
06.06.2022 – 30.07.2022
Engineering — MSc(CompSc) and MSc(FTDA)
14.06.2022 – 06.08.2022
Engineering — MSc(Eng)
01.07.2022 – 31.08.2022
Medicine — PDipMDPath

Teaching and Assessment Period: 27.06.2022 – 20.08.2022 9

First Semester

Date
Faculty and Programme
-- Select --
01.12.2021 – 23.12.2021
Social Sciences — MIPA, MPA and DPA
06.12.2021 – 17.12.2021
Medicine — BNurs (RN) (P/T)
06.12.2021 – 23.12.2021
Arts — MFA in the field of Creative Writing in English
08.12.2021 – 12.12.2021
Medicine — BNurs (Fourth and Fifth Years)
08.12.2021 – 23.12.2021
First Semester examinations for all undergraduate curricula following the credit unit system, unless specified otherwise.
08.12.2021 – 23.12.2021
Architecture — taught postgraduate curricula [except MSc(Conservation) and PDip(Conservation)]
08.12.2021 – 23.12.2021
Arts — MA in the fields of Art History, Chinese Historical Studies, Chinese Language and Literature, English Studies, Linguistics, Literary and Cultural Studies, and Translation; MBC and MBuddhStud
08.12.2021 – 23.12.2021
Education — MSc(Audiology)
08.12.2021 – 23.12.2021
Engineering — taught postgraduate curricula
08.12.2021 – 23.12.2021
Law — JD, MCL, LLM, LLM(Arb&DR), LLM(Chinese Law), LLM(CR), LLM(CFL), LLM(HR), LLM(MEL) and LLM(T&IPL)
08.12.2021 – 23.12.2021
Medicine — BNurs (First, Second and Third Years)
08.12.2021 – 23.12.2021
Science — taught postgraduate curricula (except MSc in the field of Food Safety and Toxicology)
08.12.2021 – 23.12.2021
Social Sciences — taught postgraduate curricula (except MIPA, MJ MPA and DPA)
11.12.2021
Law — PCLL (P/T) (Second Year)
11.12.2021 – 15.01.2022
Law — PCLL and PCLL (P/T) (First Year)
03.01.2022 – 08.01.2022
Dentistry — BDS

November 2021: Medicine — PDipID

November and December 2021: Medicine — MBBS Final Summative Re-examination

December 2021: Medicine — MClinPharm, MMedSc, MNurs, MPsyMed, MPH, MSc(Nurs), DNurs, PDipMDPath and PDipPsyMed

December 2021 and January 2022: Medicine — MChinMed

February 2022: Medicine — MRes(Med)

Second Semester

Date
Faculty and Programme
-- Select --
04.04.2022 – 14.04.2022
Medicine — BNurs (RN) (P/T) (Second Year)
04.04.2022 – 22.04.2022
Medicine — BNurs (RN) (P/T) (First Year)
25.04.2022 – 30.04.2022
Architecture — MUrbanDesign
25.04.2022 – 15.05.2022
Law — PCLL and PCLL (P/T) (First and Second Years)
02.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Arts — MFA in the field of Creative Writing in English
02.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Social Sciences — MIPA, MPA and DPA
03.05.2022 – 17.05.2022
Engineering — MSc(ECom&IComp)
03.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Engineering — MSc(FTDA)
09.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Second Semester examinations for all undergraduate curricula following the credit unit system, unless specified otherwise.
09.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Architecture — taught postgraduate curricula [except MSc(Conservation), MUrbanDesign and PDip(Conservation)]
09.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Arts — MA in the fields of Art History, Chinese Historical Studies, Chinese Language and Literature, English Studies, Linguistics, Literary and Cultural Studies, and Translation; MBC and MBuddhStud
09.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Dentistry — BDS
09.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Education — MSc(Audiology)
09.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Engineering — MSc(CompSc) and MSc(Eng)
09.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Law — JD, MCL, LLM, LLM(Arb&DR), LLM(Chinese Law), LLM(CR), LLM(CFL), LLM(HR), LLM(MEL) and LLM(T&IPL)
09.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Science — taught postgraduate curricula (except MSc in the field of Food Safety and Toxicology)
09.05.2022 – 28.05.2022
Social Sciences — taught postgraduate curricula (except DPA, MIPA, MJ and MPA)
10.05.2022 – 15.05.2022
Medicine — BNurs (Third and Fourth Years)
10.05.2022 – 29.05.2022
Medicine — BNurs (First and Second Years)
04.07.2022 – 08.07.2022
Arts — CertChinLang

February, March and May 2022: Medicine — MChinMed

March and July 2022: Medicine — MPsyMed and PDipPsyMed

April 2022: Medicine — MNurs, MPH and DNurs

April and May 2022: Medicine — MBBS Final Summative Assessment and MSc(Nurs)

April, June and July 2022: Medicine — PDipMDPath

April and July 2022: Medicine — PDipID

May 2022: Medicine — MBBS Fourth Summative Assessment, MMedSc and MRes(Med)

May and June 2022: Medicine — MBBS First Summative Assessment, MBBS Second Summative Assessment and MClinPharm

June 2022: Medicine — MBBS Third Summative Assessment, MBBS Fourth Summative Re-examination and MBBS Final Summative Re-examination

July and August 2022: Medicine — MBBS First Summative Re-examination and MBBS Second Summative Re-examination

Summer Semester

Date
Faculty and Programme
-- Select --
03.05.2022 – 31.05.2022
Social Sciences — MJ
03.05.2022 – 01.08.2022
Architecture — MUrbanDesign
16.05.2022 – 20.08.2022
Architecture — MArch(Design)
16.05.2022 – 20.08.2022
Social Sciences — MExpArtsTh; MSocSc in the fields of Behavioral Health, Counselling, and Nonprofit Management; and MSW
27.06.2022 – 20.08.2022
Architecture — taught postgraduate curricula [except MArch(Design),
27.06.2022 – 20.08.2022
MSc(Conservation), MSc(UrbanAnalytics), MSc(UrbanPlanning), MUrbanDesign and PDip(Conservation)]
27.06.2022 – 20.08.2022
Social Sciences — taught postgraduate curricula (except MExpArtsTh; MJ; MSocSc in the fields of Behavioral Health, Counselling, and Nonprofit Management; and MSW)
11.07.2022 – 15.07.2022
Medicine — BNurs (RN) (P/T)
25.07.2022 – 12.08.2022
Science — MDASC and MStat
08.08.2022 – 20.08.2022
Engineering — MSc(CompSc), MSc(ECom&IComp) and MSc(FTDA)
15.08.2022 – 20.08.2022
Engineering — MSc(Eng)

July 2022: Medicine — MNurs and DNurs

Remarks

1

Not applicable to EMBA, MAcct, MBA, MBA(Executive stream), IMBA, MEcon, MFin, MFFinTech, MGM, MSc(BA), MSc(Mktg) and DBA.

Dates of teaching for Dentistry taught postgraduate programmes: 01.09.2021 – 31.08.2022.

2

Reading week for BDS: 06.12.2021 – 11.12.2021 and BNurs (RN) (P/T): 25.10.2021 – 30.10.2021.

Reading/Field trip weeks for MUrbanDesign: 04.10.2021 – 16.10.2021.

Not applicable to MBBS and BPharm.

No Reading/Field trip week for:

Architecture — MHousMan, MSc(Conservation), MSc(ConstProjectMan), MSc(IPD) and MSc(RealEst)

Arts — MA(AppliedLinguistics) and MFA

Education — PGDE and PGDE (P/T)

Engineering — MSc(ECom&IComp)

Science — MSc in the fields of Food Industry: Management and Marketing, and Food Safety and Toxicology

Social Sciences — MSocSc in the field of Sustainability Leadership and Governance

3

Revision Period for BNurs (RN) (P/T): 06.12.2021 – 11.12.2021 and MA in the field of Chinese Historical Studies: 02.12.2021 – 07.12.2021.

Not applicable to BDS and MBBS.

No Revision Period for MA(AppliedLinguistics), MFA, MIPA, MJ, MPA, MSc in the field of Food Safety and Toxicology, MSc(Conservation), MUrbanDesign and DPA.

4

Assessment Period for BDS: 03.01.2022 – 08.01.2022, BNurs (RN) (P/T): 06.12.2021 – 17.12.2021 and MFA: 06.12.2021 – 23.12.2021.

No Assessment Period for MA(AppliedLinguistics), MA(TESOL), MEd, MJ, MSc in the field of Food Safety and Toxicology, MSc(Conservation), MSc(ITE), MSc(LIM), PGDE and PGDE (P/T).

5

Trial Advocacy Elective will be held after the written examinations from end of May to mid-June (intensive block teaching for three to four weeks).

6

Reading/Field trip week for MUrbanDesign: 28.02.2022 – 12.03.2022.

Not applicable to MBBS and BPharm.

No Reading/Field trip week for:

Architecture — MHousMan, MSc(Conservation), MSc(ConstProjectMan), MSc(IPD) and MSc(RealEst)

Arts — MA in the field of Translation (CHIN7207, CHIN7209 and CHIN7210), MA(AppliedLinguistics) and MFA

Education — PGDE and PGDE (P/T)

Engineering — MSc(ECom&IComp)

Science — MSc in the fields of Food Industry: Management and Marketing, and Food Safety and Toxicology

Social Sciences — MSocSc in the field of Sustainability Leadership and Governance

7

Revision Period for BNurs (RN) (P/T): 04.04.2022 – 09.04.2022.

Not applicable to MBBS.

No Revision Period for MA(AppliedLinguistics), MFA, MIPA, MJ, MPA, MSc in the field of Food Safety and Toxicology, MSc(Conservation), MUrbanDesign and DPA.

8

Assessment Period for BNurs (RN) (P/T): 04.04.2022 – 22.04.2022 and MFA: 02.05.2022 – 28.05.2022.

No Assessment Period for MA(AppliedLinguistics), MA(TESOL), MEd, MJ, MSc in the field of Food Safety and Toxicology, MSc(Conservation), MSc(ITE), MSc(LIM), PGDE and PGDE (P/T).

9

Not applicable to MBBS. 

10

The examination schedules for DBA, EMBA-Global Asia, HKU-PKU EMBA, IMBA, MAcct, MBA, MEcon, MFin, MFFinTech, MGM, MSc(BA), MSc in the field of Food Safety and Toxicology, MSc(Mktg) and the taught postgraduate curricula offered by the Faculty of Dentistry will be announced separately.