Academics

School Calendar

PROPOSED DRAFT OF THE CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR THE 2018/2019 ACADEMIC YEAR.

FIRST SEMESTER 2018/2019

OCTOBER 2018

Friday 12 – School Resumes
Saturday 13 – arrival of both old and new students/provision of accommodation.
Monday 15 – registration begins for both old and new students/lecture begins.
Friday 26 – Opening of academic year prayer service.
Wednesday 31 – Academic board meets.

NOVEMBER 2018

Friday 02 – Formal registration ends for all students.
Monday 05 – Orientation begins.
Wednesday 07 – Orientation Ends.
Wednesday 24 – Rectors interaction with the academic community: attendance is mandatory.

DECEMBER 2018

Monday 03 – lecture continues.
Wednesday 05 – Late registration begins (with penalty) begins for all students.
Tuesday 11 – Late registration ends for all students.
Friday 14 – Christmas break begins.

JANUARY 2018

Friday 04 – school resumes for Christmas break.
Monday 07 – Lecture begin in all departments at all level.
Wednesday 10 – meeting of the academic board.

FEBRUARY 2019

Friday 01 – Lecture continues.
Friday 08 – Matriculation ceremony.
Wednesday 13 – Academic workshop.
Friday 15 – Lecture ends.
Friday 15 – submission of Examination Questions to exam unit begins.
Monday 18- Revision starts.
Thursday 21 – Submission of Examination Questions to Exam unit Ends.
Friday 22 – Revision Ends.
Monday 25 – Beginning of Examination for GNS and EED Courses.

MARCH 2019

Saturday 02 – End of Examination for GNS and EED Courses.
Monday 04 – Beginning of Departmental Examination.
Saturday 16 – End of Departmental Examination.
Monday 18 – first semester break begins.
Wednesday 22 – First semester break.

SECOND SEMESTER 2018/2019 ACADEMIC YEAR.

MARCH 2019

Saturday 23 – Resumption of School for second semester 2018/2019 academic year.
Monday 25 – Second semester Lecture Begins.

APRIL 2019

Monday 01 – Lecture Continues.
Tuesday 02 – Last day for submission of students results to the Departments and beginning of processing of results in the department.
Friday 05- Last day for submission of first semester results to the Registry (Examination)
Monday 08 – deadline for checking of results by Heads of Departments
Wednesday 10 – Meeting of the Academic Board for consideration and approval of results.
Thursday 18 – Easter Break Begins.
Tuesday 23 – School Resumes from Easter Break.
Wednesday 24 – lecture continues.

MAY 2019

Wednesday 01 – Lecture continues.
Monday 13 – Beginning of Rector’s Cup Competition.
Friday 31 – End of Rectors Cup Competition.

JUNE 2019

Monday 03 – Lecture continues.
Friday 21 – Lecture Ends for second 2018/2019 session.
Monday 24 – Beginning of student’s week.
Tuesday 25 – Submission of Exam Questions to Exam unit Begins.
Saturday 22 – End of Students Week
Monday 24 – Revision Begins.
Monday 01 – Submission of Examination Questions to the Exam unit Ends.
Friday 28 – Revision Ends.

JULY 2019

Monday 01 – Examination in GNS and EED Courses Begins.
Saturday 06 – Examination in GNS and EED Courses End.
Monday 08 – Departmental Examinations Begins
Saturday 20 – Departmental Examination End students vacate campus.

AUGUST 2019

Friday 16 – Last date for Submission of students’ Results to the Departments/Beginning of processing of students Results in the Departments.
Friday 30- Last date for submission of Results to the registry.

SEPTEMBER 2019

Friday 06- Deadline for checking of Results by Heads of Departments.
Monday 16 – 2019/2020 Academic session Begins.
Wednesday 25 – Academic Board Meets to consider and approve results.

SUMMARY OF THE ACADEMIC SESSION.

First Semester: Lecture 13 weeks.
Revisions : 1 week
Examination 3 weeks
Total 17 weeks.
Second Semester : Lectures 13 weeks
Revisions : 1 week
Examination 3 weeks
Total 17 weeks

Total weeks for the session: 34