On January 21, 2022 via its official website, the Miss World Organization announced the remaining 25 quarter finalists that have been selected and invited to return to Puerto for the 2021 finals to take place in March,
The finals was supposed to have taken place last December 16, but due to the surge of COVID-19 cases that included over 30 delegates and staff, the finals was postponed until March.
The first 15 quarter finalists who have already advanced were fast-track winners: South Africa, Philippines, Paraguay, Mongolia, Nepal, Kenya, Côte d’Ivoire, England, Botswana, Cameroon, Nicaragua. India, Mexico, Venezuela and the United States. This time, the additional 25 are the judges' choices.