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Academic Calendar 2012 / 2013

 
 
Fall Semester  2012/2013
 

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Day
Date

Description
AD
H.
Sun
26 Aug 2012
8 Shawal 1433
Return of all academic staff
Mon
27 Aug
9 Shawal
TOEFL Exam for New Students
 
 
Tue
 
 
28 Aug
 
 
10 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 & College of Sciences
Sun - Thu
26 - 30 Aug
8 - 12 Shawal
Late advising & registration period
Tue - Thu
28 - 30 Aug
10 - 12 Shawal
Orientation Program for new students
1
Sun
2 Sept
15 Shawal
Classes begin
1
Thu
6 Sept
19 Shawal
End of Drop & Add period
4
Thu
27 Sept
11 Dhi Al-Qida
Last day for withdrawal from Semester
Thu- Mon
25 - 29 Oct
9 - 13 Dhi Al-Hijja
Eid Al-Adha Holiday
8-9
Sun - Thu
21 Oct - 8 Nov
5 - 23 Dhi Al-Hijja
Midterm Period
10
Wed
14 Nov
29 Dhi Al-Hijja
Last day for dropping courses without Grade “F”
Thu
15 Nov
1 Muharam 1434
Hijri New Year Holiday
Sun -  Mon
2 - 3 Dec
18 - 19 Muharam
National Day Holiday
15
Thu
20 Dec
7 Safar
Classes end
Thu
20 Dec
7 Safar
Intensive English program exit exam (TOEFL)
Sun - Thu
23 Dec 2012 -
3 Jan 2013
10 - 21 Safar
Fall semester break
Sun  - Tue
23 Dec 2012-15 Jan 2013
10 Safar -
3 Rabi I
Application for changing major for Spring 2012 / 2013
Sun  - Thu
6 - 17 Jan
24 Safar - 5 Rabi I
Final Examinations
Tue
22 Jan
10 Rabi I
Graduation Ceremony (Female)
​Sat
26 Jan
14 Rabi I Graduation Ceremony (Male)
Thu
24 Jan
12 Rabi I
Prophet’s Mohamed birthday holiday
 
 
Spring Semester  2012/2013

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Day
Date

Description
AD
H.
Mon
& Mon
14 Jan 2013
21 Jan
2 Rabi I 1434
9 Rabi l
TOEFL Exam for New Students
Sun
27 Jan
15 Rabi I
Spring semester begins
 
 
Mon
 
 
28 Jan
 
 
16 Rabi I
  • Entrance exams for new & transferring students to College of Communication & the College of Fine Arts.
  • Placement tests in Mathematics & Physics for new students of the College of Engineering & College of Sciences
Sun - Thu
27 - 31 Jan
15 - 19 Rabi I
Late advising & registration period
​1 Sun 3 Feb 22 Rabia I Classes begin
Tue
5 Feb
24 Rabi I
Orientation Program for new students
1
Thu
7 Feb
26 Rabia I
End of Drop & Add period
4
Thu
28 Feb
18 Rabia II
Last day for withdrawal from Semester
Sun - Thu
31 Mar - 4 Apr
19 - 23 Jumada I
Spring semester Break
8-9
Sun - Thu
24 Mar - 11 Apr
12 Jumada I-1 Jumada II
Midterm Period
10
Thu
18 Apr
8 Jumada Il
Last day for dropping courses without Grade “F”
Sun - Mon
12 May - 3 June
2 - 24 Rajab
Application for changing major for Fall Semester 2013-2014
15
Thu
23 May
13 Rajab
Classes end
Thu
23 May
13 Rajab
Intensive English Program Exit Exam (TOEFL)
Sat  - Tue
25 May - 4 June
15 - 25 Rajab
Final Examinations
Thu
6  June
27 Rajab
Isra and Miraj Holiday
Tue
11 June
2 Shaban
Graduation Ceremony
Wed
12 June
3 Shaban
Medical colleges Graduation Ceremony
 
 
Summer Session  2012/2013

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Day
Date

Description
AD
H.
Wed
12 June 2013
3 Shaban 1434
Late advising & registration for Summer Session
1
Wed
12 June
3 Shaban
Classes begin
1
Thu
13 June
4 Shaban
End of Drop & Add period
4
Sun
7 July
28 Shaban
Last day for dropping courses without Grade “F”
6
Thu
18 July
10 Ramadhan
Classes end
Thu
18 July
10 Ramadhan
Intensive English program exit exam (TOEFL)
Sat   Wed
20 - 24 July
12 - 16 Ramadhan
Final Examinations
Sun
1 Sept
25 Shawal
Return of academic staff for Fall Semester 2013-2014