Academic Calendar

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SEMESTER ONE


Friday 

January 1                                New Year and Public Holiday

Saturday - Sunday      

January 2 - 3                           2021 cohort report and ALL students report back

Monday

January 4                               Orientation for 2021 cohort - Download the Program here

Tuesday                                  

Jan 5 - Apr 19                        Teaching starts, runs for 15 weeks

Tuesday - Monday

April 20-26                             Exams/Reading week

Monday

April 26                                  End of semester I

                                                Deadline for submission of ALL semester I papers

Tuesday – Friday

April 27- May 7                     Two weeks’ holiday


SEMESTER TWO


Saturday

May 8                                   All students report for semester II

Monday                               Teaching starts lasting 15 weeks

May 10                                 until Friday August 20, 2021

Sat. – Fri.

Aug. 21 – Aug. 27               Exams/reading week

Friday                                  

Aug. 27                                End of semester II Deadline for submission of ALL semester II papers

Wednesday

Sep.1 - Friday Dec. 31             LONG VACATION


Note:   Public Holidays in Uganda Stated below


1 Jan

New Year

26 Jan

Liberation Day

16 Feb

Remembrance of Archbishop Janani Luwum

8 Mar

International Women's Day

2 Apr

Good Friday

4 Apr

Easter Sunday

5 Apr

Easter Monday

1 May

Labour Day

 

 

13 May

Eid al-Fitr

3 Jun

Martyr's Day

9 Jun

National Heroes Day

20 Jul

Eid al-Adha

9 Oct

Independence Day

25 Dec

Christmas Day

26 Dec

Boxing Day