ABDO Examinations Calendar

List of Important Dates

Read on for ABDO Exam Dates and Deadlines


Month Date Event
February w/e 14 Provisional release of Winter 2019 Exam Results
March 16 Closing Date for Summer 2020 Dispensing and Contact Lens Exam Application
June Postponed Summer 2020 Dispensing Practical Exams
Yet to be confirmed Deadline for administrative PQP documents (FQE S2020)
Postponed *Units 1a&1b Dispensing Theory/Contact Lens Theory
Postponed Contact Lens Theory
Postponed *Year 2 Dispensing Theory
Postponed *Year 3 Dispensing Theory
July Postponed Summer 2020 Dispensing/Contact Lens Practical Exams
August Yet to be confirmed Provisional release of Summer 2020 Exam Results
mid Winter 2020 Application forms available on ABDO website
September Yet to be confirmed *Units 1a&1b Theory Resit
Yet to be confirmed Low Vision Hons Theory and Practical Exams
October 01 Closing date for Winter 2020 Exams
November Postponed ABDO Graduation Ceremony
30 Contact Lens Theory Exams
December 01 *Year 1 Dispensing Theory Exams

Contact Lens Theory Exams

02 *Year 2 Dispensing Theory Exams
03 *Year 3 Dispensing Theory Exams

For Summer 2020 Dispensing and CL theory and practical exams that have been postponed, please refer to emails sent to all exam entrants for further details.

WCSM Exam dates to be confirmed

* These exams are for ABDO College students only.