The Higher PE exam starts at 9am on Thursday 25 April, with the exam consisting of one paper sat over 2.5 hours. Also up that day are Higher Latin and Higher administration and IT. Almost exactly five weeks later, on Friday 31 May; the final exam is the Higher in care.
Traditionally, English and Maths are the subjects with the highest number of pupils sitting. The maths Higher takes place on Thursday 2 May and the English Higher on Wednesday 8 May. There are usually close to 200,000 Higher entries per year.