Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

 

 

 March – July 2017

Event/Deadline                                                                       Date
Students’ Resumption Sunday, 19 March
Lectures Begin Monday, 20 March
Good Friday Friday, 14 April
Easter Monday Monday, 17 April
Workers’ Day Monday, 1 May
Democracy Day Monday, 29 May
Id el Fitr Monday & Tuesday, 26 & 27 June
Lectures End Friday, 30 June
Revision week Monday – Friday, 3 – 7 July
Second Semester Examinations  (2 weeks) Monday, 10 – Friday, 21 July
End of Session Friday, 21 July
Students’ Vacation Begins Saturday, 22 July

First Semester (October 2016 – March 2017)

Event/Deadline                                                               Date
Postgraduate Orientation Monday – Friday, 10 – 14 October
Undergraduate students’ Resumption Tuesday & Wednesday, 11 & 12 October
Undergraduate Orientation Thursday & Friday, 13 & 14 October
Lectures Begin (for returning and fresh students) Monday, 17 October
Convocation Saturday, 3 December
Id el Maulud Monday, 12 December
Christmas Break Monday, 19 December
Students return from Christmas break Sunday, 8 January
Lectures Continue Monday, 9 January
Matriculation Saturday, 21 January
Lectures End Friday, 17 February
Revision week Monday – Friday, 20 – 24 February
First Semester Examinations Monday, 27 February – Friday, 10 March
End of First Semester Friday, 10 March
Students’ Vacation Monday, 13 March

 

 Second Semester  (March – July 2017)

Event/Deadline                                                                       Date
Students’ Resumption Sunday, 19 March
Lectures Begin Monday, 20 March
Good Friday Friday, 14 April
Easter Monday Monday, 17 April
Workers’ Day Monday, 1 May
Democracy Day Monday, 29 May
Id el Fitr Monday & Tuesday, 26 & 27 June
Lectures End Friday, 30 June
Revision week Monday – Friday, 3 – 7 July
Second Semester Examinations  (2 weeks) Monday, 10 – Friday, 21 July
End of Session Friday, 21 July
Students’ Vacation Begins Saturday, 22 July

 

First Semester (October 2017 – March 2018)

 

Event/Deadline Date
Postgraduate Orientation Monday – Friday, 9 – 13 October
Undergraduate Orientation Monday – Friday, 9 – 13 October
Lectures Begin (for returning and fresh students) Monday, 16 October
Id el Maulud Friday, 1 December
Convocation Saturday, 2 December
Christmas Break Thursday, 21 December
Students return from Christmas break Sunday, 7 January
Lectures Continue Monday, 8 January
Matriculation Saturday, 20 January
Lectures End (15 weeks) Wednesday, 14 February
Revision week (1 week) Thursday, 15 – Wednesday, 21 February
First Semester Examinations (2 weeks) Thursday, 22 February  – Wednesday, 7 March
End of First Semester Wednesday, 7 March
Students’ Vacation (2 weeks) Thursday, 8 – Friday, 23 March

 

Second Semester (March –July 2018)

 

Event/Deadline Date
Students’ Resumption Saturday, 24 March
Lectures Begin Monday, 26 March
Good Friday Friday, 30 March
Easter Monday Monday, 2 April
Workers’ Day Tuesday, 1 May
Democracy Day Tuesday, 29 May
Id el Fitr Friday, 15 June
Lectures End (15 weeks) Friday, 6 July
Revision week Monday – Friday, 9 – 13 July
Second Semester Examinations (2 weeks) Monday, 16 – Friday, 27 July
End of Session Friday, 27 July
Students’ Vacation begins Saturday, 28 July

 

 

 

Calendar is subject to change