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 01 – 30 Summer 2020 Dispensing Practical Exams
Yet to be confirmed Deadline for administrative PQP documents (FQE S2020)
09 *Units 1a&1b Dispensing Theory/Contact Lens Theory
10 Contact Lens Theory
16 *Year 2 Dispensing Theory
17 *Year 3 Dispensing Theory
July 01 – 19 Summer 2020 Dispensing/Contact Lens Practical Exams
August w/e 14 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 25 ABDO Graduation Ceremony
December 01 *Year 2 Dispensing Theory Exams
02 *Year 3 Dispensing Theory Exams
03 Contact Lens Theory Exams
04 Contact Lens Theory Exams


WCSM Exam dates to be confirmed

* These exams are for ABDO College students only.