Graduate Studies Calendar

Fall Semester 2020
Date Event
Thursday, October 15, 2020 to Friday, November 6, 2020 Change Major Period
Thursday, October 15, 2020 to Friday, October 30, 2020 Registration Period for the Fall Semester 2020/2021
Thursday, October 22, 2020 Last Day to Apply for the Comprehensive Exam
Thursday, October 29, 2020 Prophet Mohammed’s (Pbuh) Birth Memorial - Holiday *
Saturday, October 31, 2020 to Saturday, November 7, 2020 Add & Drop without "W" Period
Saturday, October 31, 2020 Start of Fall Semester 2020/2021 and Classes Begin
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 Last day to submit the Incomplete marks
Saturday, November 14, 2020 Drop course(s) with “W” begins
Sunday, November 15, 2020 Independence Declaration Day - Holiday
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Transformation Period from Comprehensive Exam Track to Thesis Track
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Last Day to Register the Master Thesis ( First Time )
Sunday, December 6, 2020 Last Day to Postpone Semester
Sunday, December 6, 2020 Last Day to Apply for the Extension of the Study
Friday, December 25, 2020 Christmas (Western) - Holiday
Friday, January 1, 2021 New Year’s Day - Holiday
Thursday, January 7, 2021 Christmas (Eastern) - Holiday
Sunday, February 14, 2021 Last Day of Classes
Sunday, February 14, 2021 Last day to drop course(s) or semester with “W”
Tuesday, February 16, 2021 to Thursday, February 25, 2021 Final Exams Period
Sunday, February 28, 2021 Last Day to Submit Final Exam Marks
Sunday, February 28, 2021 to Friday, March 19, 2021 Registration Period for the Spring Semester 2020/2021
Spring Semester 2021
Date Event
Saturday, February 27, 2021 to Friday, March 19, 2021 Change Major Period
Monday, March 8, 2021 Women's Day - Holiday
Thursday, March 11, 2021 Al-Esraa’ & Al-Me’raaj - Holiday*
Saturday, March 27, 2021 Faculty Members Start Time After Fall Break
Saturday, March 27, 2021 Start of Spring Semester 2020/2021 and classes begin
Saturday, March 27, 2021 to Saturday, April 3, 2021 Add & Drop Without "W"
Tuesday, March 30, 2021 Last Day for Incomplete Exams ( Fall 2020 )
Saturday, April 3, 2021 Last day to submit the Incomplete marks ( Fall 2020 )
Thursday, April 15, 2021 Last Day to Apply for the Comprehensive Exam
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 Last Day to Postpone Semester
Saturday, May 1, 2021 Labor Day - Holiday
Sunday, May 2, 2021 Easter - Holiday
Tuesday, May 11, 2021 to Saturday, May 15, 2021 Eid Al–Fitr - Holiday*
Monday, May 17, 2021 Last Day to Register the Thesis ( First Time )
Monday, May 24, 2021 Accepting admission applications for the Fall semester 2021/2022
Sunday, May 30, 2021 Early Registration for Summer Semester 2020/2021
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 Last Day to Submit All Course Work Marks
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 to Friday, July 9, 2021 Evaluation of all Courses
Thursday, July 8, 2021 Last day to drop course(s) or semester with “W”
Thursday, July 8, 2021 Last day of classes
Saturday, July 10, 2021 to Thursday, July 22, 2021 Final Exams Period
Sunday, July 25, 2021 Last Day to Submit Final Exam Marks
Sunday, July 25, 2021 Faculty Members Summer Vacation Begins
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Graduation Ceremony