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University Of Nigeria Nsukka releases academic calendar 2016/2017 session



The management of University Of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) has released a
revised academic calendar for the 2016/2017 academic session.

The break down of academic activities is as indicated below;

REVISED TIME TABLE OF EVENTS FOR 2016/2017 SESSION

JANUARY 2017

Thursday 05                –           Christmas break ends/Students return to Campus
Monday 09                  –           Lectures resume

SATURDAY 21 MATRICULATION CEREMONY

       Monday 23 – Sunday 29 CONVOCATION CEREMONIES

Monday 30                 –            Lectures Continue

FEBRUARY 2017
Friday 17                     –           Lectures end
Monday 20                 –           Revision begins
Friday 24                    –           Revision ends
Monday 27                  –           Departmental examinations begin for returning students

MARCH 2017
Friday 03                     –           Departmental examinations end
Monday 06                  –           Examinations inter-faculty and inter-disciplinary courses begin
 Monday 20                  –           Examinations inter-faculty and inter-disciplinary courses end

End of First Semester and Students vacate Campus

SECOND SEMESTER 2016/2017 SESSION
 Monday 27                  –           Registration begins for all students/ Lectures begin
Tuesday 28                  –           Examination begins for 1st year students

APRIL
Friday 07                     –          Registration ends
Monday 10                  –          Late Registration begins
Thursday 13                –           Examination ends for 1st year student
                         
WEDNESDAY 12 – MONDAY 17 EASTER BREAK
Tuesday 18                 –           Lectures resume
Thursday 20               –           Last day for submission of first semester results to the
Department.  Processing of results begins in the Department
Monday 24                –             Late Registration ends
Thursday 27               –            Last day for submission of first semester results to the
Registry (Examination).  Processing of results begins in the Registry

MAY
Thursday 11               –            Deadline for checking of results by Heads of Department.

JUNE                                                                                                                                                                
Friday 23                     –           Lectures end
Monday 26                 –           Revision begins
Friday 30                    –           Revision ends

JULY
Monday 03                  –           Departmental examinations begin
Friday 07                     –           Departmental examinations end
Monday 10                  –           Examinations inter-faculty and inter-disciplinary courses begin

Monday 24                  –           Examinations inter-faculty and inter-disciplinary courses end

 End of 2016/2017 Session and Students vacate Campus

AUGUST
Monday 14               –              Last day for submission of second semester results to the
Department.  Processing of results begins in the Department
Friday 25                  –             Last day for submission of first semester results to the
Registry (Examination).  Processing of results begins in the Registry
SEPTEMBER
Thursday 18               –            Deadline for checking of results by Heads of Department.
Monday 25- Friday 29     –       Faculty Boards Meet to consider and approve final year
students results
OCTOBER
October 25                     –                Senate meets to consider and approve final year results

SUMMARY FOR THE SESSION

FIRST SEMESTER:        Lectures 16 weeks and 6 days
Revisions 5 days
Examination 3 weeks

Total                              18 weeks and 5 days

SECOND SEMESTER:    Lectures 12 weeks and 4 days
Revision 1 week
Examinations 3 weeks
Total                              16 weeks and 4 days

Grand Total                  35 weeks and 3 days

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