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159AC PDFTitle:BARRISTERS (QUALIFICATION FOR ADMISSION AND PUPILLAGE) RULESGazette Number:L.N. 92 of 2003
Section:7Heading:Requirements for passing ExaminationVersion Date:28/03/2003


(1) Subject to subsection (2) and section 4(4) and (5), a person must pass Papers I, II, III, IV and V at the same sitting in order to pass the Examination.
(2) A person who has failed no more than 2 examination papers at any one sitting of the Examination need only resit the examination paper or papers which he has failed, but such person must pass the Examination (excluding any examination paper which he has been exempted from sitting) within a period of 3 years.
(3) A person-

        (a) who has failed more than 2 examination papers at any one sitting of the Examination; or
        (b) who has failed to pass the Examination (excluding any examination paper which he has been exempted from sitting) within a period of 3 years as provided in subsection (2),
must present himself for examination afresh in respect of Papers I, II, III, IV and V or, where a person has been exempted from sitting any examination paper pursuant to section 4(4) or (5), all those papers for which he has not been exempted (as the case may be), in accordance with subsections (1) and (2).