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Important Dates
HKDSE 2022 — September 2021 Registration
[Category A, Category B subjects examinations]
Event Date
Registration 13 September – 7 October 2021
Payment of Exam Fee By 11:59 pm on 15 October 2021
(Applicable to private candidates only)
Applications for Late Entry / Subject Amendment 15 November – 6 December 2021 (Tentative) 
Payment of supplementary fee & subject fees (if applicable) By 11:59 pm on 10 December 2021
Deadline for Withdrawal 30 November 2021
Uploading of ‘Handbook for Candidates’ on the HKEAA website Mid December 2021
Issue of Admission Forms:
- For Practical exams (Music and PE)
- For Category A subject exams

Late January / Early February 2022
Early March 2022
Examination Periods:
- Practical exams (Music and PE) Mid February – Mid April 2022
-English Language Speaking examinations 29 March – 8 April 2022 (tentative)
- English Language Speaking examinations (SEN sessions) 12 – 13 April 2022 (tentative)
- Written exams (Category A subjects) 22 April – 21 May 2022
Release of Results:
- Category A & Category B subjects 20 July 2022 (Tentative)
HKDSE 2022 — June 2021 Registration
[Category C (Other Languages) subject examinations]

Event Date
Registration 28 June - 14 July 2021
Payment of Exam Fee By 11:59 pm on 21 July 2021 (Applicable to private candidates only)
Applications for Late Entry / Subject Amendment 15 - 28 July 2021
Issue of Admission Forms and 'Instructions to Candidates' Mid September 2021
Examination Periods:
- Written exams 11- 15 October 2021
- Oral exams 1 - 24 October 2021
Release of Results Late January 2022 (tentative)
Deadline for Applications for Rechecking and Remarking 5 days after the release of results
Release of Rechecking and Remarking Results To be advised by Cambridge Assessment International Education (Cambridge International)