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Academic Calendar 2011/2012
Wk Day Date Description
AD H.
Sun 21 Aug 2011 21 Ramadan 1432 Return of academic staff concerned with English Language Exams for Fall Semester 2011/2012
Wed - Thu 24 - 25 Aug 24 - 25 Ramadan TOEFL Exam for new students
Sun 4 Sept 6 Shawal Return of ALL Academic Staff
Mon 5 Sept 7 Shawal
  • Entrance exams for new & transferring students to the College of Communication & the College of Fine Arts & Design
  • Placement tests in Mathematics & Physics for new students of the College of Engineering & the College of Sciences
Sun - Thu 4 - 8 Sept 6 - 10 Shawal Late advising & registration period
Tue - Thu 6 - 8 Sept 8 - 10 Shawal Orientation Program for New Students
1 Sun 11 Sept 13 Shawal Classes begin
1 Thu 15 Sept 17 Shawal End of drop & add period
4 Thu 6 Oct 8 Dhi Al-Qida Last day for withdrawal from Semester
8 Tue 1 Nov 5 Dhi Al-Hijja - Last day for dropping courses without Grade "F"- Last Day for withdrawal from Semester
Master Students
Sun - Thu 6 - 10 Nov 10 - 14 Dhi Al-Hijja Eid Al Adha holiday
10 Thu 24 Nov 28 Dhi Al-Hijja Last day for dropping courses without Grade “F” (Bachelors' students)
Sun - Mon 11 - 12 Dec 16 - 17 Muharam TOEFL test for master programs’ applicants for Spring 2011/2012
Sun - Thu 18 Dec 2011 - 19 Jan 2012 23 Muharam - 25 Safar Application for changing major for Spring Semester 2011 / 2012
15 Thu 29 Dec 2011 4 Safar Classes end
Thu 29 Dec 2011 4 Safar Intensive English program exit exam (TOEFL)
Sat - Wed 31 Dec 2011 - 11 Jan 2012 6 - 17 Safar Final examinations
Sun 1 Jan 2012 7 Safar New Year Holiday
Wed 18 Jan 24 Safar Graduation Ceremony
Wk Day Date Description
AD H.
Mon 16 Jan 2012 22 Safar 1433 TOEFL Exam for new students
Sun 22 Jan 28 Safar Spring Semester begins
Mon 23 Jan 29 Safar
  • Entrance exams for new & transferring students to the College of Communication & the College of Fine Arts.
  • Placement tests in Mathematics & Physics for new students of College of Engineering & College of Sciences
Sun - Thu 22 - 26 Jan 28 Safar – 3 Rabi I Late advising & registration period
1 Sun 29 Jan 6 Rabia I Classes begin
1 Thu 2 Feb 10 Rabia I End of drop & add period
Wed 8 Feb 16 Rabia I Orientation Program for New Students
4 Thu 23 Feb 1 Rabia II Last day for withdrawal from Semester
8 Tue 20 Mar 27 Rabia II Last day for withdrawal from Semester (graduate students)
Sun - Thu 25- 29 Mar 2 - 6 Jumada I Students Spring Vacation
10 Thu 12 Apr 20 Jumada I Last day for dropping courses without Grade "F"
Sun - Thu 6 May - 7 June 15 Jumada II – 17 Rajab Application for changing major for Fall Semester 2012/2013
Sun - Mon 6- 7 May 15- 16 Jumada II TOEFL test for master programs' applicants for Fall Semester 2012-2013
15 Thu 17 May 26 Jumada II Classes end
Thu 17 May 26 Jumada II Intensive English Program Exit Exam (TOEFL).
Sat - Tue 19-29 May 28 Jumada II – 8 Rajab Final examinations
Tue 5 June 15 Rajab Graduation Ceremony
Wed 6 June 16 Rajab Medical Colleges Graduation Ceremony
Wk Day Date Description
AD H.
Sun 10 June 2012 20 Rajab 1433 Late advising & registration for Summer Session
1 Sun 10 June 20 Rajab Classes begin
1 Mon 11 June 21 Rajab End of Drop & Add period
4 Mon 2 July 12 Shaban Last day for dropping courses without Grade “F”
5 Thu 12 July 22 Shaban Classes end
Thu 12 July 22 Shaban Intensive English program exit exam (TOEFL)
Sat - Tue 14 - 17 July 24-27 Shaban Final examinations
Sun 26 Aug 8 Shawal Return of academic staff for Fall Semester 2012/2013 ​
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