Academic Calendar 2017-2018 (MSc)

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MSc Academic Year 1

  • 01 September: Orientation and Opening of Academic Year Ceremony

Term 1A/Term 1B

  • 04 September: First day of classes (and open drop/add period) Term 1A
  • Week of 11 September: Registration for Term 1B OPENS
  • Week of 18 September: Registration for Term 1B CLOSES
  • 29 September: Last day of classes Term 1A
  • 02 October: First day of classes Term 1B
  • Week of 09 October: Registration for Term 2 OPENS
  • Week of 16 October: Registration for Term 2 CLOSES
  • 27 October: Last day of classes Term 1B

Term 2

  • 30 October: First day of classes (and open drop/add period) Term 2
  • 06 November: Holiday
  • 07 November: Close of drop/add period
  • 22 December: Last day of classes Term 2

ISP

  • 09 January: First day of ISP
  • Week of 15 January: Registration for Term 3 OPENS
  • Week of 22 January: Registration for Term 3 CLOSES
  • 24 January: DEADLINE to name MS research advisor
  • 26 January: Last day of ISP

Term 3

  • 29 January: First day of classes (and open drop/add period) Term 3
  • 05 February: Close of drop/add period
  • 23 February: Holiday
  • Week of 05 March: Registration for Term 4 OPENS
  • 08 March: Holiday
  • Week of 12 March: Registration for Term 4 CLOSES
  • 23 March: Last day of classes Term 3
  • End March: Industrial Immersion projects process begins

Term 4

  • 26 March: First day of classes (and open drop/add period) Term 4
  • 02 April: Close of drop/add period
  • Late April: Industrial Immersion project registration CLOSES
  • Mid-May: Industrial Immersion projects finalised
  • 01 June: Last day of classes Term 4

Summer Term

  • 04 June: First day of summer term
  • 12 June: Holiday
  • 27 July: Last day of summer term
  • Late August: Registration for Term 5 OPENS for MSc Year 2 students

MSc Academic Year 2

  • Late August: Registration for Term 5 OPENS for MSc Year 2 students

Term 5

  • 04 September: First day of classes (and open drop/add period) Term 5
  • Week of 09 October: Registration for Term 6 OPENS
  • Week of 16 October: Registration for Term 6 CLOSES
  • End October: DEADLINE to submit MS thesis proposal and thesis steering document
  • 27 October: Last day of classes Term 5

Term 6

  • 30 October: First day of classes (and open drop/add period) Term 6
  • 06 November: Holiday
  • 07 November: Close of drop/add period
  • 22 December: Last day of classes Term 6

ISP

  • 09 January: First day of ISP
  • Week of 15 January: Registration for Term 7 OPENS
  • Week of 22 January: Registration for Term 7 CLOSES
  • 26 January: Last day of ISP

Term 7

  • 29 January: First day of classes (and open drop/add period) Term 3
  • 05 February: Close of drop/add period
  • 23 February: Holiday
  • February: MS thesis status review presentations
  • Week of 05 March: Registration for Term 4 OPENS
  • 08 March: Holiday
  • Week of 12 March: Registration for Term 4 CLOSES
  • 23 March: Last day of classes Term 3

Term 8

  • 26 March: First day of classes (and open drop/add period) Term 8
  • 02 April: Close of drop/add period
  • Late May: DEADLINE to submit final MS thesis projects to EDU
  • 01 June: Last day of classes Term 8

Summer

  • Early/Mid June: MS thesis defence oral presentations
  • 12 June: Holiday
  • Week of 11 or 18 June: Commencement Ceremony