UPSA Updates 2020/2021 Proposed Academic Calendar

By | November 25, 2020

UPSA Updates 2020/2021 Proposed Academic Calendar

UPSA Updates 2020/2021 Proposed Academic Calendar

FIRST AND SECOND SEMESTER 2020/2021 ACADEMIC YEAR

  • BLENDED TEACHING AND LEARNING ACADEMIC CALENDAR
DateNo of WeeksActivity 
Monday, 4th January, 2021 –Sunday, 10th January, 2021Orientation for Freshmen, TOP-UP Level 200 and Level 300 (In Person)
Monday, 4th January, 2021 – Sunday, 10th January, 2021Teaching Begins:Degree Level 400 (In Person)
Monday 11th January, 2021 – 17th January, 2021Defense of Project Work/Dissertation Proposal
Monday, 11th January, 2021 – Sunday, 21st February, 20216Teaching Continues:Degree 400 (In Person)Teaching Begins:Degree 100 and Diploma Level 100 (In Person)Degree Level 300/200 and Diploma Level 200 (Virtual)
Monday, 22nd February, 2021 – Sunday, 4th April, 20216Teaching Continues: (Swap)Degree Level 400/100 and Diploma Level 100 (Virtual)Degree Level 300/200 and Diploma Level 200 (In Person)
Sunday, 31st January, 2021Deadline for Registration
Monday, 1st February, 2021 – Sunday, 7th February, 20211Add and Drop of Electives Courses/Deferment
Friday, 12th February, 2021Matriculation
Monday, 15th February, 2021 – Sunday, 21st February, 20211Registration of Failed Courses (Re-sit) for Continuing Students
Monday, 1st March, 2021 – Sunday, 7th March, 20211Evaluation of Lecturers/Courses by StudentsDeadline for Examination Questions for Degree and Diploma Students
Monday, 5th April, 2021 – Sunday, 11th April, 20211Revision Week
Monday, 12th April, 2021 – Sunday, 2nd May, 20213First Semester Examinations:Week 1: Level 300 & Level 200Week 2: Level 400Week 3: Level 100
Monday, 3rd May, 20212Vacation for All Undergraduate and Diploma Students
Monday, 19th April, 2021 – Sunday, 22nd May, 20215Marking and Entry of Results
Tuesday, 25th May, 2021Departmental Board Meetings
Wednesday, 26th May, 2021Submission of Copies of Assessment Score Sheet
Thursday, 27th May, 2021Faculty Board Meetings
Friday, 28th May, 2021Exams Committee Meeting
Monday, 17th May, 2021 Second SemesterRegistration Begins (All Students)
Monday, 24th May, 2021 – Sunday, 4th July, 20215Teaching Begins:Degree Level 400/100 and Diploma Level 100 (In Person)Degree Level 300/200 and Diploma Level 200 (Virtual)
Monday, 5th July, 2021 – Sunday, 15th August, 20215Teaching Continues: (Swap)Degree Level 400/100 and Diploma Level 100 (Virtual)Degree Level 300/200 and Diploma Level 200 (In Person)
Sunday, 30th May, 2021Deadline for Registration
Monday, 31st May, 2021 – Sunday, 6th May, 20211Add and Drop of Electives Courses/Deferment
Monday, 7th June, 2021 – Sunday, 13th June, 20211Defense of Project Work/ DissertationRegistration of Failed Courses (Re-sit) for Continuing Students
Monday, 14th June, 2021 – Sunday, 20th June, 20211Evaluation of Lecturers/Courses by Students
Monday, 21st June, 2021 – Sunday, 27th June, 20211Deadline for Examination Questions for Degree and Diploma Students
Monday, 16th August, 2021 – Sunday, 22nd August, 20211Revision Week
Monday, 23rd August, 2021 – Sunday, 12th September, 20213Second Semester ExaminationsWeek 1: Level 300 & Level 200Week 2: Level 400Week 3: Level 100
Sunday, 12th September, 2021Vacation for All Undergraduate and Diploma Students
Monday, 30th August, 2021 – Sunday, 26th September, 20215Marking and Entry of Results
Monday, 27th September, 2021Departmental Board Meetings
Tuesday, 28th September, 2021Submission of Copies of Assessment Score Sheet
Wednesday, 29th September, 2021Faculty Board Meeting
Thursday, 30th September, 2021Exams Committee Meeting
Wednesday, 6th October, 2021 – Saturday, 10th October, 20211Graduation Ceremony
Monday, 4th October, 2021First Semester of 2021/2022 Academic Year

Assumptions:

  • We propose to start the first semester of the 2021/2022 Academic year in October 2021.
  • If the COVID_19 subsides then we shall remove the narratives and the calendar still stands.
  • In person lectures is a blend of two hours face-to-face and an hour virtual class.

Public Holidays:

  • Constitutional Day: 7th January, 2021                 Independence Day: 6th March, 2021Good Friday: 2nd April, 2021
  • Easter Monday: 5th April, 2021                 May Day: 1st May, 2021                 Eid al-Fitr: 13th May, 2021
  • Eid al-Adha: 20th July, 2021 Founders day: 4th August, 2021

SIGNED

Edward Bannerman-Wood (EdD)

(Ag. Director, Academic Affairs)

For: REGISTRAR

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