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Academic Calendar for 2017-2018


Fall Semester 2017 - 2018

 Jul. 16  Summer-1 16-17 Holiday for Students & Faculty
 Aug31 -sep 05  Eid Al-Adha Holiday*
 Sep. 14  Return of Academic Staff
 Sep. 17 First day of classes
 Sep. 28 Last day for Drop and Add
 Sep.21 Hijri New Year Holiday (1438 Hijri)*
 Sep.29-oct.02 Ashoura Holiday *
 Oct. 22-26 First Exam Period
 Nov. 05 Start of Advising & Registration for Spring 2017-2018
 Nov. 26-30 Second Exam Period
 Nov.30 Prophet Mohammed Birthday Holiday *
 Dec. 16-18 National Day Holiday
 Jan 01  New Year's Day Holiday  (2018)
 Jan.04 Last day to drop a course with "W"
 Jan. 04 Last Day of classes
 Jan. 07-014 First Day of Final Examinations period
 Jan. 15 Last Day for faculty Submission of Final Grades
 Jan.15 -Jan.25 Fall Semester Holiday for Students

 

Spring Semester 2017 - 2018

 Jan.28 First day of classes
Feb.08 Last day for drop and add
Feb 25 -  Mar. 01 First Exams Period
 Mar. 11 Start of Advising & Registration for Summer Session (2017-2018)
 Apr. 01 - 05 Second Exams Period
 Apr. 01 Start of Advising & Registration for Fall 18-19
 May 01 Labor Day Holiday
 May 03 Last day to drop a course with "W"
May 03 Last Day of Classes
 May 06-13Final examinations period
 May 14 Spring Semester Holiday for Students
 May 15 Last Day for faculty submission of Final Grades

 

Summer-1 Session 2017 - 2018

 May 15 First day of classes.
 May 17       Last day for Drop and Add Period
 June 03-07 Mid Term Period
 June 15-19 Eid Al-Fitter Holiday *
 July 03 Last day to drop a course with "W"
 July 03 Last day of classes
 July 08-12 Final examinations period
 July 14 Last Day for faculty Submission of Final Grades
 July 15 Summer-1 Session Holiday for Students & Faculty

 

Summer-2 Session 2017 - 2018

 July 15 First day of classes.
 July 19      Last day for Drop and Add Period
 Aug 05-09  Mid Term Period
 Aug.20-23 Eid Al-Fitter Holiday *
 Sep. 05 Last day to drop a course with "W"
 Sep.05 Last day of classes
 Sep.06-12 Final examinations period
 
 Sep.13 Summer-1 Session Holiday for Students 


Fall Semester 208-2019

 Sep. 13 Return of Academic Staff
 Sep. 16 First day of classes
 Sep. 27Last day for Drop and Add Period


*Hijri Holidays depend on sighting of the moon

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Ahmed Fareed Buqais
Class of 2009

Working Arcapita Bank as Infrastructure Engineer