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BESS Examinations

Most BESS modules involve continuous assessment which could be a research-based essays, projects and/or presentations contributing up to 50% of the overall grade for the year. The remainder is based on the results of a written end-of-year examination.

Examination Dates

Academic Year 2020-2021

25 - 29 January 2021

Foundation Scholarship Examinations

26 April 2021 - Trinity Monday

Publication of Foundation Scholarship Examination Results

11 - 22 January 2021

Semester 1 Examination Period

18 February 2021 Semester 1 results released to student portals
TBC Semester 2 Examination Period

TBC

Publication of Sophister Annual Examination Results

TBC

Publication of Freshman Annual Examination Results

TBC

Court of First Appeal

TBC

Supplemental Examination Period

TBC

Publication of Supplemental Examination Results

TBC

Court of First Appeal

Examination Conventions and Regulations

Junior Sophister results do not form any part of the Moderatorship classification. Moderatorship is based wholly on results attained in the Senior Sophister year.

Information about the regulations governing BESS examinations, as well as the conventions determining the award of grades in examinations can be found in the:

For further information on all College general examination conventions and regulations please consult the College Calendar.

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