Term dates for 2017

DATES OF TERMS FOR 2017

 

As amended by Senate on 18 November 2016 to accommodate a longer supplementary examination period in January (the first term starts and ends a week later than previously planned)

 

  • 1st Term                      :                           Monday 20 February – Wednesday 12 April

                                                                                                                         (8 teaching weeks)

  •  2nd Term                     :                           Monday 24 April - Thursday 23 June

                                                                                                                         (5 teaching weeks)

  •  3rd Term                     :                           Monday 17 July - Friday 25 August

                                                                                                                         (6 teaching weeks)

  •  4th Term                      :                           Monday 4 September – Friday 24 November

                                                                                                                         (7 teaching weeks)

 

January 23 to February 10 SUPPLEMENTARY/DEFERRED EXAMINATIONS

 

February                      11-12                   Sat-Sun                   First year registration weekend

                                    13-17                   Mon-Fri                   Orientation week

                                    20                        Monday                   Undergraduate lectures begin

April                              12                       Wednesday              Undergraduate lectures end

                                    13                        Thursday                 Mid semester vacation begins

                                    14-17                   Fri-Mon                   Easter Weekend

                                    20-22                   Thu-Sat                  GRADUATION

                                    24                        Monday                   Undergraduate lectures begin

May                             26                        Friday                      Undergraduate lectures end

                                    29                        Monday                   Swot week begins

June                             1                          Thursday                 Swot week ends

                                    2                          Friday                      Examinations begin

                                    23                        Friday                      Examinations end

                                    24                        Saturday                  Mid year vacation begins

July                              17                        Monday                   Undergraduate lectures begin

August                        25                        Friday                      Undergraduate lectures end

                                    26                        Saturday                  Mid Semester vacation begins

September                   4                          Monday                    Undergraduate lectures begin

October                       20                        Friday                      Undergraduate lectures end

                                    23                        Monday                    Swot week begins

                                    26                        Thursday                 Swot week ends

                                    27                        Friday                      Examinations begin

November                   24                        Friday                      Examinations end

December                    6-8                       Wed-Fri                   Faculty Boards confirm results

 

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