FIRST AND SECOND SEMESTER 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR

BLENDED TEACHING AND LEARNING ACADEMIC CALENDAR

PROPOSED

Date

No of Weeks

Activity

 

Monday, 11th January, 2021 –Sunday, 17th January, 2021

 

Orientation for Freshmen, TOP-UP Level 200 and Level 300 (Virtual – Online Streaming)

Monday, 11th January, 2021 – Sunday, 17th January, 2021

 

Teaching Begins:

- Degree Level 400 (In Person)

Monday 18th January, 2021 – 24th January, 2021

 

Defense of Project Work/ Dissertation Proposal

Monday, 18th January, 2021 – Sunday, 21th February, 2021

5

Teaching Continues: 

- Degree 400 (In Person)

Teaching Begins:

- Degree 100 and Diploma Level 100 (In Person)

- Degree Level 300/200 and Diploma Level 200 (Virtual)

Monday, 22nd February, 2021 – Sunday,28th March, 2021

5

Teaching Continues: (Swap)

- Degree Level 400/100 and Diploma Level 100 (Virtual)

- Degree Level 300/200 and Diploma Level 200 (In Person)

Sunday, 31st January, 2021

 

Deadline for Registration

Monday, 1st February, 2021 – Sunday, 7th February, 2021

1

Add and Drop of Electives Courses/Deferment

Friday, 12th February, 2021

 

Matriculation

Monday, 15th February, 2021 – Sunday, 21st February, 2021

1

Registration of Failed Courses (Re-sit) for Continuing Students

Monday, 1st March, 2021 – Sunday, 7th March, 2021             

1

- Evaluation of Lecturers/Courses by Students

  1. Deadline for Examination Questions for Degree and Diploma Students

Monday, 29th March, 2021 – Sunday, 4th April, 2021

1

Revision Week

Monday, 5th April, 2021 – Sunday, 25th April, 2021

 

First Semester Examinations:

- Week 1: Level 300 & Level 200

- Week 2: Level 400

- Week 3: Level 100

Monday, 26th April, 2021

2

Vacation for All Undergraduate and Diploma Students

Monday, 12th April, 2021 – Sunday, 23rd May, 2021

5

Marking and Entry of Results

Tuesday, 25th May, 2021

 

Departmental Board Meetings

Wednesday, 26th May, 2021

 

Submission of Copies of Assessment Score Sheet

Thursday, 27th May, 2021

 

Faculty Board Meetings

Friday, 28th May, 2021

 

Exams Committee Meeting

 

 

 

Monday, 3rd May, 2021 Second Semester

 

Registration Begins (All Students)

Monday, 10th May, 2021 – Sunday, 13th June, 2021

5

Teaching Begins:

- Degree Level 400/100 and Diploma Level 100 (In Person)

- Degree Level 300/200 and Diploma Level 200 (Virtual)

Monday, 14th June, 2021 – Sunday, 18th July, 2021

5

Teaching Continues: (Swap)

- Degree Level 400/100 and Diploma Level 100 (Virtual)

- Degree Level 300/200 and Diploma Level 200 (In Person)

Sunday, 30th May, 2021

 

Deadline for Registration

Monday, 31st May, 2021 – Sunday, 6th May, 2021

1

Add and Drop of Electives Courses/Deferment

Monday, 7th June, 2021 – Sunday, 13th June, 2021

1

- Defense of Project Work/ Dissertation

- Registration of Failed Courses (Re-sit) for Continuing Students

Monday, 14th June, 2021 – Sunday, 20th June, 2021             

1

Evaluation of Lecturers/Courses by Students

Monday, 21st June, 2021 – Sunday, 27th June, 2021

1

Deadline for Examination Questions for Degree and Diploma Students

Monday, 19th July, 2021 – Sunday, 25th July, 2021

1

Revision Week

Monday, 26th July, 2021 – Sunday, 15th August, 2021

1

Second Semester Examinations 

- Week 1: Level 300 & Level 200

- Week 2: Level 400

- Week 3: Level 100

Sunday, 15th August, 2021

 

Vacation for All Undergraduate and Diploma Students

Monday, 2nd August, 2021 – Sunday, 5th September, 2021

5

Marking and Entry of Results

Monday, 6th September, 2021 

 

Departmental Board Meetings

Tuesday, 7th September, 2021

 

Submission of Copies of Assessment Score Sheet

Wednesday, 8th September, 2021

 

Faculty Board Meeting

Thursday, 9th September, 2021

 

Exams Committee Meeting

Wednesday, 6th October, 2021 – Saturday, 10th October, 2021

1

Graduation Ceremony

Monday, 4th October, 2021

 

First Semester of 2021/2022 Academic Year

ASSUMPTIONS:

– We propose to start the first semester of the 2021/2022 Academic year in October 2021.

– If the COVID_19 subsides then we shall remove the narratives and the calendar still stands.

– In person lectures is a blend of two hours face-to-face and an hour virtual class.

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

Constitutional Day: 7th January, 2021

Independence Day: 6th March, 2021                    

Good Friday: 2nd April, 2021

Easter Monday: 5th April, 2021

May Day: 1st May, 2021

Eid al-Fitr: 13th May, 2021

Eid al-Adha: 20th July, 2021

Founders day: 4th August, 2021

 

E. Bannerman-Wood (EdD)

(Ag. Director, Academic Affairs)

For: REGISTRAR