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 2017 (25/09/2017-19/01/2018)

4-22 September 2017

Registration period for new & existing students for the Fall Semester 2017

25 September, 2017

Opening day of instruction

06 October, 2017

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

01 December, 2017

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

22 December, 2017

Last day of instruction before Christmas Holidays

8-19* January 2018

Final Examination period and end of the Fall Semester 2017

* For courses that are taught on Saturday the end of the semester is Saturday 20/1/2018

SPRING SEMESTER 2018 (5/02/2018-1/06/2018)

15 January-2 February 2018

Registration Period for the Spring Semester 2018

05 February, 2018

Opening day of instruction

16 February, 2018

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

19 February, 2018

Green Monday (Public Holiday)

30 March, 2018

Last day of instruction before Easter Holidays

13 April, 2018

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

16 April, 2018

Opening day of instruction after Easter Holidays

01 May, 2018

Labor Day

19 May, 2018

Last day of instruction

21 May- 1* June 2018

Final Examination period and end of the Spring Semester 2018

*28/05/2018 Holy Spirit Day(Exams Should be rescheduled)

** For courses that are taught on Saturday the end of the semester is Saturday 2/6/2018

SUMMER SESSION 2018 (4/06/2018-20/07/2018)

21-25 May 2018

Registration Period for the Summer Session 2018

04 June, 2018

Opening day of instruction

06 June, 2018

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

15 June, 2018

Last day to file for a PASS/FAIL Option 

22 June , 2018 

Last day to Withdraw from course(s)

13 July, 2018

Last day of instruction

16-20 July, 2018

Final Examination period and end of the Summer Session 2018

 

The Academic Calendar 2017-2018 is available here.

** For courses that are taught on Saturday the end of the semester is Saturday 2/6/2018