Academic Calendar

The University follows the semester/credit system of higher education and the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). The academic year consists of a Fall and a Spring Semester, each 16 weeks long, inclusive of registration, holidays, and final examinations. The Fall Semester begins in the last week of September, and the Spring Semester begins in the first week of February. An eight-week Summer Session is also offered, beginning in June and ending in July.

 

 

FALL SEMESTER 2016 (26/09/2016-21/01/2017)

1-23 September 2016

Registration period for new & existing students for the Fall Semester 2016

26 September, 2016

Opening day of instruction

07 October, 2016

Last day to make any changes in course(s) registered (ADD/DROP)

28 October, 2016

National Holiday

18 November, 2016

Last day to file for a PASS/FAIL Option

02 December, 2016

Last day to Withdraw from course(s)

23 December, 2016

Last day of instruction before Christmas Holidays

9-21 January 2017

Final Examination period and end of the Fall Semester 2016

SPRING SEMESTER 2017 (6/02/2017-2/06/2017)

9 January-3 February 2017

Registration Period for the Spring Semester 2017

06 February, 2017

Opening day of instruction

17 February, 2017

Last day to make any changes in course(s) registered (ADD/DROP)

27 February, 2017

Green Monday (Public Holiday)

31 March, 2017

Last day to file for a PASS/FAIL Option

07 April, 2017

Last day of instruction before Easter Holidays

07 April, 2017

Last day to Withdraw from course(s)

24 April, 2017

Opening day of instruction after Easter Holidays

01 May, 2017

Labor Day

19 May, 2017

Last day of instruction

22 May- 2 June 2017

Final Examination period and end of the Spring Semester 2017

SUMMER SESSION 2017 (6/06/2017-21/07/2017)

22-26 May 2017

Registration Period for the Summer Session 2017

05 June, 2017

Holy Spirit Day

06 June, 2017

Opening day of instruction

09 June, 2017

Last day to make any changes in course(s) registered (ADD/DROP)

23 June, 2017

Last day to file for a PASS/FAIL Option & Withdraw from course(s)

14 July, 2017

Last day of instruction

17-21 July, 2017

Final Examination period and end of the Summer Session 2017

 

 

The Academic Calendar 2016-2017 is available here.