Here is to inform the University community that the revised Academic Calendar for the First (1st) and Second (2nd) Semesters of the 2018/2019 Session has been approved. Further to this, the registration portal for First (1st) Semester will close on Sunday, March 3, 2019, while lectures will resume on Monday, February 18, 2019.

In light of the above, all students are advised to take advantage of this period to register for the semester accordingly.

The Calendar is as follows:

FIRST SEMESTER 2018/2019 ACADEMIC SESSION

Sunday, March 3, 2019                                                                  Registration Ends

To be Determined                                                                            Orientation Programme for Fresh Students

To be Determined                                                                            Matriculation Ceremony

Monday, April 1 – Friday, April 5, 2019                                   Convocation Week

Monday, February 18, 2019                                                         Lectures Begin

Monday, March 11 – Sunday, March 24, 2019                      Editing of Registered Courses

(2 weeks)

Friday, May 24, 2019                                                                      Lectures End

(14 weeks)

Monday, May 27 – Friday, May 31, 2019                                 Lecture Free Week/GST Examinations

(1 week)

Monday, June 3 – Friday, June 14, 2019                                  Undergraduate Examinations in all Faculties

(2 weeks)

Monday, June 17 – Saturday, June 22, 2019                            Examination in Core Courses in

(1 week)                                                                                            Faculty of Education

Saturday, June 22, 2019                                                                End of Semester/Students Depart

Monday, June 24 – Friday, July 5, 2019                                    First Semester Break

(2 weeks)

Thursday, July 25, 2019                                                                Consideration of Results by BCOS

(4 weeks after exams)                                                             Commences

Wednesday, August 28, 2019                                                      Senate Meeting for Consideration of Result

SECOND SEMESTER 2018/2019 ACADEMIC SESSION

Monday, July 8, 2019                                                                      Resumption and Lectures begin

Monday, June 24 * – Sunday, August 18, 2019                       Registration of Courses

Monday, Sept. 2, – Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019                               Editing of Registered Courses

(2 weeks)

Friday, October 11, 2019                                                              Lectures End

(14 weeks)

Monday, Oct. 14, – Friday, Oct. 18, 2019                                  Lecture Free Week/GST Examinations

(1 week)

Monday, Oct. 21, – Friday, Nov. 1, 2019                                   Undergraduate Examinations in all

(2 weeks)                                                                                           Faculties

Monday, Nov. 4 – Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019                                 Examination in Core Courses in

(1 week)                                                                                             Faculty of Education

Saturday, November 9, 2019                                                       End of Session/Students Depart/

Opening of 2019/2020 Reg. Portal

Monday, November 18, 2019                                                      DLI Residential Programme Begins

(6 weeks + 1 week public holiday)

Saturday, January 4, 2020                                                            DLI Students Depart

Thursday, December 5, 2019                                                      Consideration of Results by BCOS

  (4 weeks after exams)                                                          Commences                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Wednesday, January 29, 2020                                                    Senate Meeting for Consideration of Results

Monday, January 20, 2020                                                            Date of Resumption, 2019/2020 Session

STATUTORY PROGRAMMES

2nd Wednesday of every month                                                  Faculty Board of Studies/Examiners

1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month                                    Inaugural Lecture

Last Wednesday of every month                                                Senate Meeting

Two weeks after Examinations                                                  Uploading of Results

*Online Registration Commences