Academic Calendar

MonthDateWeekDayStatement
First Semester 2019/2020
September 20191SundayStart of academic year 2019/2020.
September 201914SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
October 2019191SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the first semester of 2019/2020, and withdrawal/addition week. Financial fees are due for students with outstanding balances, and senior students who are late for registration.
October 201924WednesdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
October 2019262SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
October 2019302WednesdayDue date for incomplete examinations (second and summer semesters of 2018/2019). Due date for reviewing final examination results (second and summer semesters of 2018/2019).
November 2019094SaturdayBirth of the Prophet*
November 2019134WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
November 2019165SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
December 2019078SaturdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
December 2019098MondayComprehensive Examination
December 2019189WednesdayEnd of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
December 20192410TuesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
December 20192510WednesdayChristmas Day
January 20200111WednesdayNew Year's
January 20200412SaturdayStart of registration for the second semester of 2019/2020.
January 20201113SaturdayDue date for submitting MA theses and thesis plans.
January 20202214WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties. Start of final examinations period for practical courses.
January 20202715MondayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the first semester 2019/2020. Conclusion of teaching for the first semester of 2019/2020. End of final examinations period for practical courses.
January 20202816TuesdayStart of theoretical final examinations period.
February 20200516WednesdayEnd of theoretical final examinations period.
February 202008SaturdayStart of spring vacation for students. Due date for submitting examination results for the first semester of 2019/2020 to the Admission and Registration Department.
February 202009SundayAnnouncing results for the first semester of 2019/2020.
February 202011TuesdayDue date for submitting thesis defence results for the Council of Deans. Due date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
February 202015SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
February 202020ThursdayEnd of spring vacation.
Second Semester 2019/2020
February 202008SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
February 2020221SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the second semester of 2019/2020, and withdrawal/addition week. Financial fees are due for students with outstanding balances, and senior students who are late for registration.
February 202027ThursdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
February 2020292SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
March 2020042WednesdayDue date for incomplete examinations (first semester of 2018/2019). Due date for reviewing final examination results (first semester of 2018/2019).
March 2020184WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
March 2020215SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
April 2020118SaturdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
April 2020138MondayComprehensive Examination
April 2020229WednesdayEnd of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
April 20202810TuesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
May 20200110FridayLabour Day
May 20200912SaturdayStart of registration for the summer semester of 2019/2020.
May 20201613SaturdayDue date for submitting MA theses and thesis plans.
May 202023-2514Saturday-MondayEid Al Fitr*
May 20202514MondayIndependence Day
May 20202714WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties. Start of final examinations period for practical courses.
June 20200115MondayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the second semester 2019/2020. Conclusion of teaching for the second semester of 2019/2020. End of final examinations period for practical courses.
June 202002TuesdayStart of theoretical final examinations period.
June 20201016WednesdayEnd of theoretical final examinations period.
June 202013SaturdayStart of summer vacation for students (between the second and summer semesters of 2019/2020). Due date for submitting examination results for the second semester of 2019/2020 to the Admission and Registration Department.
June 202014SundayAnnouncing results for the second semester of 2019/2020.
June 202016TuesdayDue date for submitting thesis defence results for the Council of Deans. Due date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
June 202020SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
June 202025ThursdayEnd of summer vacation (between the second and summer semesters of 2019/2020).
Summer Semester 2019/2020
June 202027SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
July 2020111SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the summer semester of 2019/2020, and withdrawal/addition week.
July 202016ThursdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
July 202018-222Saturday-WednesdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
July 2020253SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
August 202001-03Saturday-MondayEid Al Adha*
August 202008-125Saturday-WednesdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
August 2020196WednesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
August 202020ThursdayNew Hijri Year
August 2020227SaturdayStart of registration for the first semester of 2020/2021
August 2020267WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties.
September 2020028WednesdayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the summer semester 2019/2020. Conclusion of teaching for the summer semester of 2019/2020.
September 202005-099Saturday-WednesdayStart of final examinations period.
September 20201210SaturdayDue date for submitting examination results for the summer semester of 2019/2020 to the Admission and Registration Department.
September 20201310SundayAnnouncing results for the summer semester of 2019/2020.
September 20201510TuesdayDue date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
September 202019SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
September 202026SaturdayStart of academic year 2020/2021.
October 202017SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the first semester of 2020/2021.
MonthDateWeekDayStatement
First Semester 2018/2019
September 20181SundayStart of academic year 2018/2019.
September 201814SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
October 2018191SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the first semester of 2018/2019, and withdrawal/addition week. Financial fees are due for students with outstanding balances, and senior students who are late for registration.
October 201824WednesdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
October 2018262SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
October 2018302WednesdayDue date for incomplete examinations (second and summer semesters of 2018/2019). Due date for reviewing final examination results (second and summer semesters of 2018/2019).
November 2018094SaturdayBirth of the Prophet*
November 2018134WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
November 2018165SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
December 2018078SaturdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
December 2018098MondayComprehensive Examination
December 2018189WednesdayEnd of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
December 20182410TuesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
December 20182510WednesdayChristmas Day
January 20190111WednesdayNew Year's
January 20190412SaturdayStart of registration for the second semester of 2018/2019.
January 20191113SaturdayDue date for submitting MA theses and thesis plans.
January 20192214WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties. Start of final examinations period for practical courses.
January 20192715MondayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the first semester 2019/2020. Conclusion of teaching for the first semester of 2019/2020. End of final examinations period for practical courses.
January 20202816TuesdayStart of theoretical final examinations period.
February 20200516WednesdayEnd of theoretical final examinations period.
February 202008SaturdayStart of spring vacation for students. Due date for submitting examination results for the first semester of 2019/2020 to the Admission and Registration Department.
February 202009SundayAnnouncing results for the first semester of 2019/2020.
February 202011TuesdayDue date for submitting thesis defence results for the Council of Deans. Due date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
February 202015SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
February 201920ThursdayEnd of spring vacation.
Second Semester 2018/2019
February 201908SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
February 2019221SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the second semester of 2018/2019, and withdrawal/addition week. Financial fees are due for students with outstanding balances, and senior students who are late for registration.
February 201927ThursdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
February 2019292SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
March 2019042WednesdayDue date for incomplete examinations (first semester of 2018/2019). Due date for reviewing final examination results (first semester of 2018/2019).
March 2019184WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
March 2019215SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
April 2019118SaturdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
April 2019138MondayComprehensive Examination
April 2019229WednesdayEnd of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
April 20192810TuesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
May 20190110FridayLabour Day
May 20200912SaturdayStart of registration for the summer semester of 2019/2020.
May 20201613SaturdayDue date for submitting MA theses and thesis plans.
May 202023-2514Saturday-MondayEid Al Fitr*
May 20202514MondayIndependence Day
May 20202714WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties. Start of final examinations period for practical courses.
June 20200115MondayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the second semester 2019/2020. Conclusion of teaching for the second semester of 2019/2020. End of final examinations period for practical courses.
June 201902TuesdayStart of theoretical final examinations period.
June 20191016WednesdayEnd of theoretical final examinations period.
June 201913SaturdayStart of summer vacation for students (between the second and summer semesters of 2019/2020). Due date for submitting examination results for the second semester of 2018/2019 to the Admission and Registration Department.
June 201914SundayAnnouncing results for the second semester of 2018/2019.
June 201916TuesdayDue date for submitting thesis defence results for the Council of Deans. Due date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
June 201920SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
June 201925ThursdayEnd of summer vacation (between the second and summer semesters of 2018/2019).
Summer Semester 2018/2019
June 201927SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
July 2019111SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the summer semester of 2018/2019, and withdrawal/addition week.
July 201916ThursdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
July 201918-222Saturday-WednesdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
July 2019253SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
August 201901-03Saturday-MondayEid Al Adha*
August 201908-125Saturday-WednesdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
August 2019196WednesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
August 201920ThursdayNew Hijri Year
August 2019227SaturdayStart of registration for the first semester of 2018/2019
August 2019267WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties.
September 2019028WednesdayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the summer semester 2018/2019. Conclusion of teaching for the summer semester of 2018/2019.
September 201905-099Saturday-WednesdayStart of final examinations period.
September 20191210SaturdayDue date for submitting examination results for the summer semester of 2019/2020 to the Admission and Registration Department.
September 20191310SundayAnnouncing results for the summer semester of 2018/2019.
September 20191510TuesdayDue date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
September 201919SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
September 201926SaturdayStart of academic year 2019/2020.
October 201917SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the first semester of 2020/2021.
2019/2020
MonthDateWeekDayStatement
First Semester 2019/2020
September 20191SundayStart of academic year 2019/2020.
September 201914SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
October 2019191SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the first semester of 2019/2020, and withdrawal/addition week. Financial fees are due for students with outstanding balances, and senior students who are late for registration.
October 201924WednesdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
October 2019262SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
October 2019302WednesdayDue date for incomplete examinations (second and summer semesters of 2018/2019). Due date for reviewing final examination results (second and summer semesters of 2018/2019).
November 2019094SaturdayBirth of the Prophet*
November 2019134WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
November 2019165SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
December 2019078SaturdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
December 2019098MondayComprehensive Examination
December 2019189WednesdayEnd of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
December 20192410TuesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
December 20192510WednesdayChristmas Day
January 20200111WednesdayNew Year's
January 20200412SaturdayStart of registration for the second semester of 2019/2020.
January 20201113SaturdayDue date for submitting MA theses and thesis plans.
January 20202214WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties. Start of final examinations period for practical courses.
January 20202715MondayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the first semester 2019/2020. Conclusion of teaching for the first semester of 2019/2020. End of final examinations period for practical courses.
January 20202816TuesdayStart of theoretical final examinations period.
February 20200516WednesdayEnd of theoretical final examinations period.
February 202008SaturdayStart of spring vacation for students. Due date for submitting examination results for the first semester of 2019/2020 to the Admission and Registration Department.
February 202009SundayAnnouncing results for the first semester of 2019/2020.
February 202011TuesdayDue date for submitting thesis defence results for the Council of Deans. Due date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
February 202015SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
February 202020ThursdayEnd of spring vacation.
Second Semester 2019/2020
February 202008SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
February 2020221SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the second semester of 2019/2020, and withdrawal/addition week. Financial fees are due for students with outstanding balances, and senior students who are late for registration.
February 202027ThursdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
February 2020292SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
March 2020042WednesdayDue date for incomplete examinations (first semester of 2018/2019). Due date for reviewing final examination results (first semester of 2018/2019).
March 2020184WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
March 2020215SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
April 2020118SaturdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
April 2020138MondayComprehensive Examination
April 2020229WednesdayEnd of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
April 20202810TuesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
May 20200110FridayLabour Day
May 20200912SaturdayStart of registration for the summer semester of 2019/2020.
May 20201613SaturdayDue date for submitting MA theses and thesis plans.
May 202023-2514Saturday-MondayEid Al Fitr*
May 20202514MondayIndependence Day
May 20202714WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties. Start of final examinations period for practical courses.
June 20200115MondayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the second semester 2019/2020. Conclusion of teaching for the second semester of 2019/2020. End of final examinations period for practical courses.
June 202002TuesdayStart of theoretical final examinations period.
June 20201016WednesdayEnd of theoretical final examinations period.
June 202013SaturdayStart of summer vacation for students (between the second and summer semesters of 2019/2020). Due date for submitting examination results for the second semester of 2019/2020 to the Admission and Registration Department.
June 202014SundayAnnouncing results for the second semester of 2019/2020.
June 202016TuesdayDue date for submitting thesis defence results for the Council of Deans. Due date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
June 202020SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
June 202025ThursdayEnd of summer vacation (between the second and summer semesters of 2019/2020).
Summer Semester 2019/2020
June 202027SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
July 2020111SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the summer semester of 2019/2020, and withdrawal/addition week.
July 202016ThursdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
July 202018-222Saturday-WednesdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
July 2020253SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
August 202001-03Saturday-MondayEid Al Adha*
August 202008-125Saturday-WednesdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
August 2020196WednesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
August 202020ThursdayNew Hijri Year
August 2020227SaturdayStart of registration for the first semester of 2020/2021
August 2020267WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties.
September 2020028WednesdayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the summer semester 2019/2020. Conclusion of teaching for the summer semester of 2019/2020.
September 202005-099Saturday-WednesdayStart of final examinations period.
September 20201210SaturdayDue date for submitting examination results for the summer semester of 2019/2020 to the Admission and Registration Department.
September 20201310SundayAnnouncing results for the summer semester of 2019/2020.
September 20201510TuesdayDue date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
September 202019SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
September 202026SaturdayStart of academic year 2020/2021.
October 202017SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the first semester of 2020/2021.
2018/2019
MonthDateWeekDayStatement
First Semester 2018/2019
September 20181SundayStart of academic year 2018/2019.
September 201814SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
October 2018191SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the first semester of 2018/2019, and withdrawal/addition week. Financial fees are due for students with outstanding balances, and senior students who are late for registration.
October 201824WednesdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
October 2018262SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
October 2018302WednesdayDue date for incomplete examinations (second and summer semesters of 2018/2019). Due date for reviewing final examination results (second and summer semesters of 2018/2019).
November 2018094SaturdayBirth of the Prophet*
November 2018134WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
November 2018165SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
December 2018078SaturdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
December 2018098MondayComprehensive Examination
December 2018189WednesdayEnd of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
December 20182410TuesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
December 20182510WednesdayChristmas Day
January 20190111WednesdayNew Year's
January 20190412SaturdayStart of registration for the second semester of 2018/2019.
January 20191113SaturdayDue date for submitting MA theses and thesis plans.
January 20192214WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the first semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties. Start of final examinations period for practical courses.
January 20192715MondayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the first semester 2019/2020. Conclusion of teaching for the first semester of 2019/2020. End of final examinations period for practical courses.
January 20202816TuesdayStart of theoretical final examinations period.
February 20200516WednesdayEnd of theoretical final examinations period.
February 202008SaturdayStart of spring vacation for students. Due date for submitting examination results for the first semester of 2019/2020 to the Admission and Registration Department.
February 202009SundayAnnouncing results for the first semester of 2019/2020.
February 202011TuesdayDue date for submitting thesis defence results for the Council of Deans. Due date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
February 202015SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
February 201920ThursdayEnd of spring vacation.
Second Semester 2018/2019
February 201908SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
February 2019221SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the second semester of 2018/2019, and withdrawal/addition week. Financial fees are due for students with outstanding balances, and senior students who are late for registration.
February 201927ThursdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
February 2019292SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
March 2019042WednesdayDue date for incomplete examinations (first semester of 2018/2019). Due date for reviewing final examination results (first semester of 2018/2019).
March 2019184WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
March 2019215SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
April 2019118SaturdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
April 2019138MondayComprehensive Examination
April 2019229WednesdayEnd of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
April 20192810TuesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
May 20190110FridayLabour Day
May 20200912SaturdayStart of registration for the summer semester of 2019/2020.
May 20201613SaturdayDue date for submitting MA theses and thesis plans.
May 202023-2514Saturday-MondayEid Al Fitr*
May 20202514MondayIndependence Day
May 20202714WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the second semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties. Start of final examinations period for practical courses.
June 20200115MondayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the second semester 2019/2020. Conclusion of teaching for the second semester of 2019/2020. End of final examinations period for practical courses.
June 201902TuesdayStart of theoretical final examinations period.
June 20191016WednesdayEnd of theoretical final examinations period.
June 201913SaturdayStart of summer vacation for students (between the second and summer semesters of 2019/2020). Due date for submitting examination results for the second semester of 2018/2019 to the Admission and Registration Department.
June 201914SundayAnnouncing results for the second semester of 2018/2019.
June 201916TuesdayDue date for submitting thesis defence results for the Council of Deans. Due date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
June 201920SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
June 201925ThursdayEnd of summer vacation (between the second and summer semesters of 2018/2019).
Summer Semester 2018/2019
June 201927SaturdayStart of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
July 2019111SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the summer semester of 2018/2019, and withdrawal/addition week.
July 201916ThursdayEnd of withdrawal/addition week. End of placement tests period (Arabic, English, Computer Skills) for new students.
July 201918-222Saturday-WednesdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 50% forfeiture, without being listed in the academic record.
July 2019253SaturdayStart of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn).
August 201901-03Saturday-MondayEid Al Adha*
August 201908-125Saturday-WednesdayStart of the midterm examinations period for BA and MA students.
August 2019196WednesdayDue date for allocating midterm examinations' results.
August 201920ThursdayNew Hijri Year
August 2019227SaturdayStart of registration for the first semester of 2018/2019
August 2019267WednesdayEnd of the withdrawal period for one course or more of the summer semester with a 100% forfeiture, appearing on the academic record as (withdrawn). Due date for receiving Dismissal Lists from faculties.
September 2019028WednesdayDue date for withdrawing from all courses of the summer semester 2018/2019. Conclusion of teaching for the summer semester of 2018/2019.
September 201905-099Saturday-WednesdayStart of final examinations period.
September 20191210SaturdayDue date for submitting examination results for the summer semester of 2019/2020 to the Admission and Registration Department.
September 20191310SundayAnnouncing results for the summer semester of 2018/2019.
September 20191510TuesdayDue date for assigning faculty councils with submitting certificates and academic degrees to the Council of Deans.
September 201919SaturdayThe Council of Deans' decision to grant certificates and academic degrees.
September 201926SaturdayStart of academic year 2019/2020.
October 201917SaturdayCommencement of teaching in the first semester of 2020/2021.