UNN Academic Calendar For 2018/2019 Academic Session

The University of Nigeria Nsukka, UNN academic calendar for 2018/2019 academic session has been released. All students of the University (new and returning) should be properly guided.

The new calendar is meant to serve as guide for a better academic year for both lecturers and the students. It contains the schedule of academic activities that will take place in school for the 2018/2019 academic session. Below is the UNN academic calendar.

UNN ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR 2018/2019 ACADEMIC SESSION

FIRST SEMESTER 2018/2019 SESSION

OCTOBER 2018

Tuesday 02 – Sunday 07 FOUNDERS’ DAY CEREMONIES
Thursday 18 Arrival of freshmen/provision of accommodation
Monday 22 Registration begins for freshmen
Thursday 25 Arrival of continuing students/provision of accommodation
Monday 29 Registration begins for continuing students
Wednesday 31 University-wide Orientation for freshmen
NOVEMBER 2018

Friday 02 Departmental Orientation
Monday 05 Lectures begin for both fresh and old students
Friday 09 Registration ends for old students
Monday 12 Late Registration begins for old students
Friday 23 Late Registration ends for old students
MONDAY, 26 NOVEMBER – SUNDAY, 02 DECEMBER 2018 CONVOCATION CEREMONIES
DECEMBER 2018

Friday 14 Registration ends for freshmen
Wednesday 19 Lectures end and Christmas break begins
JANUARY 2019

Wednesday 02 Christmas break ends/Students return to Campus
Thursday 03 Lectures resume
SATURDAY, 19 JANUARY 2019 – MATRICULATION CEREMONIES
FEBRUARY 2019

Friday 15 Lectures end
Monday 18 Revision begins
Friday 22 Revision ends
Monday 25 Departmental examinations begin
MARCH 2019

Friday 08 Departmental examinations end
Monday 11 Examinations in inter-faculty and inter-disciplinary courses begin
Friday 22 Examinations in inter-faculty and inter-disciplinary courses end
End of First Semester and Students vacate Campus

SECOND SEMESTER 2018/2019 SESSION

APRIL

Monday 08 Students return to campus
Tuesday 09 Registration begins for all students
Thursday 11 Lectures begin
Monday 15 Last day for submission of first semester results to the Department. Processing of results begins in the Department
Thursday 18 Registration ends
FRIDAY, 19 APRIL – MONDAY, 22 APRIL 2019 – EASTER BREAK

Tuesday 23 Lectures continue
Monday 30 Late registration beginsLast day for submission of first semester results to the Registry (Examinations). Processing of results begins in the Registry
MAY 2019

Tuesday 07 Deadline for checking of results by Heads of Department.
JULY 2019

Friday 19 Lectures end
Monday 22 Revision begins
Friday 26 Revision ends
Monday 29 Departmental examinations begin
AUGUST 2019

Friday 09 Departmental examinations end
Monday 12 Examinations in inter-faculty and inter-disciplinary courses begin
Friday 23 Examinations in inter-faculty and inter-disciplinary courses end
End of 2018/2019 Session and Students vacate Campus

SEPTEMBER 2019

Friday 13 Last day for submission of second semester results to the Department. Processing of results begins in the Department
Friday 20 Last day for submission of first semester results to the Registry (Examinations). Processing of results begins in the Registry
Friday 27 Deadline for checking of results by Heads of Department.
OCTOBER 2019

Monday 7- Friday 11 Faculty Boards Meet to consider and approve final year students’ results
October 30 Senate meets to consider and approve final year results
SUMMARY FOR THE SESSION

A. FIRST SEMESTER: Lectures 12 weeks and 2 days

Revisions 1 week

Examination 4 weeks

Total – 17 weeks and 2 days

B. SECOND SEMESTER: Lectures 13 weeks and 5 days

Revision 1 week

Examinations 4 weeks

Total – 18 weeks and 5 days

Grand Total – 36 weeks