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ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR 2012/2013 ACADEMIC SESSION


THE FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, AKURE

(Office of the Registrar)

Ref:  FUTA/REG/SMAO/CIR/036                                                   Date:  27th September, 2012

CIRCULAR:             ALL MEMBERS OF STAFF

                                    ALL STUDENTS

 

SENATE DECISION EXTRACT:

ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR 2012/2013 ACADEMIC SESSION

 

Members of Staff and Students are hereby informed that Senate at its 231st Statutory Meeting held on Wednesday, 26th September, 2012 approved the Academic Calendar for 2012/2013 Academic Session as follows:

 

FIRST SEMESTER

Sunday, 4th November, 2012             -          Arrival of Fresh Students

Monday, 5th November, 2012             -          Normal Registration and Orientation Begin for Fresh Students

Friday, 9th November, 2012               -          Orientation Ends

Sunday, 11th November, 2012           -          Arrival of 200 to 500 Level Students 

Monday, 12th November, 2012          -          Normal Registration Begins for 200 -500 Level Students

Monday 12th November, 2012           -           Lectures Begin

Friday 23rd November, 2012              -          Normal Registration Ends for 200–500 Level Students

Saturday, 24th November, 2012         -          Convocation Ceremony

Monday, 26th November, 2012          -          Late Registration Begins for 200–500 Level Students

Friday, 30th November, 2012             -          Late Registration Ends for 200 – 500 Level Students

Wednesday, 12th December, 2012     -          Registration Ends for Fresh Students

Friday, 14th December, 2012             -          Matriculation Ceremony

Friday, 21st December, 2012              -         Mid-Semester Break Begins

Wednesday, 2nd January, 2013          -         Mid Semester Break Ends

Thursday, 3rd January, 2013              -         Lectures Resume for the Remaining Part of the First   

                                                                Semester

Friday, 4th January, 2013                   -        All Registration Forms Reach the Registry

Friday, 1st March, 2013                      -        Lectures End

Monday, 11th March, 2013                -         First Semester Examinations Begin

Friday, 29th March, 2013                   -        First Semester Examinations End

Friday, 29th March, 2013                   -        End of First Semester, 2012/2013

 

    14 Weeks for Lectures

1 Week for Revision

        3 Weeks for Examination

 

SECOND SEMESTER

Sunday, 14th April, 2013                   -           Arrival of Students for 2nd Semester

Monday, 15th April, 2013                  -           Normal Registration/Lectures Begin

Friday, 26th April, 2013                     -           Normal Registration Ends

Monday, 29th April, 2013                  -           Late Registration Begins

Friday, 3rd May, 2013                        -          Late Registration Ends

Friday, 24th May, 2013                      -          All Registration Forms Reach the Registry

Thursday, 30th May, 2013                  -         Mid-Semester Break Begins

Sunday, 2nd June, 2013                     -         Mid Semester Break Ends

Monday, 3rd June, 2013                     -         Lectures Resume for the Remaining Part of Second

                                                                 Semester

Friday, 19th July, 2013                       -         Lectures End for Second Semester, 2013 Session

Monday, 29th July, 2013                    -         Second Semester Examinations Begin

Saturday, 10th August, 2013               -        Second Semester Examinations End

Saturday, 10th August, 2013               -        End of 2012/2013 Session     

 

14 Weeks for Lectures

1 Week for Revision

        2 Weeks for Examination