Academic Calendar 2020 - 2021


Autumn 2020

16/08/2020Arrival of academic staff
20/08/2020 - 23/08/2020 Arrival of international Students
25/08/2020 – 27/08/2020Orientation and registration
30/08/2020Start of classes
10/09/2020Add /drop deadline
13/09/2020 – 17/09/2020 Academic Advising Week
08/10/2020Course withdrawal without notation deadline
01/11/2020 – 05/11/2020Academic Advising Week
12/11/2020Dissertation / capstone submission deadline for students enrolled in Fall 2020
15/11/2020 – 20/11/2020Spring 2020  registration
15/11/2020 – 26/11/2020Dissertation / capstone viva voce examinations for students enrolled in Fall 2020
22/11/2020 – 26/11/2020Fall Courses 2020 Evaluation
3/12/2020End of classes
6/12/2020 – 10/12/2020Fall 2020 final  exams
6/12/2020– 17/12/2020Grading week & Assessment week
17/12/2020Dissertation assessment result submission for students enrolled in Fall 2020
17/12/2020End of Fall 2020 semester
18/12/2020Qatar National Day
20/12/2020 – 9/1/2021Winter break

Spring 2021

10/01/2021Start of classes
10/01/2021 – 14/01/2021Re-sit week
21/01/2021Add /drop deadline
24/01/2021 – 28/01/2021Academic Advising Week
09/02/2021Qatar Sport's Day
18/02/2021Course withdrawal without notation deadline
28/02/2021 – 04/03/2021Mid- Term Break
14/03/2021 – 18/03/2021Academic Advising Week
28/03/2021– 01/04/2021Fall 2021 early registration
25/03/2021Dissertation / capstone submission deadline for students enrolled in Spring 2021
28/03/2021– 01/04/2021Dissertation / capstone review deadline for students enrolled in Spring 2020
28/03/2021– 08/04/2021Dissertation / capstone viva voce examinations for students enrolled in Spring 2021
11/04/2021Dissertation supervisor assignment - Class of 2021
11/04/2021 – 15/04/2021Spring  Courses 2021 Evaluation
12/04/2021Start of Ramadan 1442
22/04/2021End of classes
25/04/2021– 29/04/2021Examination week Spring 2021
29/04/2021Dissertation assessment result submission for students enrolled in Spring 2020
02/05/2021– 06/05/2021Grading Week & preparation week for AY 2020-2021
09/05/2021 – 13/05/2021Assessment Week
12/05/2021End of Ramadan
13/05/2021End of semester
12/05/2021–16/05/2021Eid Al-Fitr 1442
16/05/2021Summer break

Summer 2021

23/05/2021Registration and start of summer 2021 - residencies and internships
8/07/2021End of summer semester - residencies and internships
11/07/2021– 15/07/2021Exams and assessment week

15/07/2021

 

End of summer semester - residencies and internships

Academic Calendar 2021 - 20222


Autumn 2021

15/08/2021
Arrival of academic staff
19/08/2021 - 22/08/2021 Arrival of international Students
24/08/2021 – 26/08/2021Orientation and registration week
29/08/2021Start of classes
09/09/2021Add /drop deadline
07/10/2021Course withdrawal without notation deadline
11/11/2021Dissertation / capstone submission deadline for students enrolled in Fall 2021
14/11/2021 – 18/11/2021Academic Advising Week
14/11/2021 – 18/11/2021Spring 2021 registration
14/11/2021 – 25/11/2021Dissertation / capstone via voce examinations for students enrolled in Fall 2021
21/11/2021 – 25/11/2021Fall Courses 2021 Evaluation
2/12/2021End of classes
5/12/2021 – 9/12/2021Fall 2021 final exams
5/12/2021– 16/12/2021Grading week & Assessment week
16/12/2021Dissertation assessment result submission for students enrolled in Fall 2021
16/12/2021End of Fall 2021 semester
18/12/2021Qatar National Day
19/12/2021 – 8/1/2022Winter break

                                           Spring 2022                                              ​

09/01/2022Start of classes
09/01/2022 – 13/01/2022Re-sit week
20/01/2022Add /drop deadline
08/02/2022
Qatar Sport's Day
17/02/2022Course withdrawal without notation deadline
27/02/2022 – 03/03/2022Mid- Term Break
24/03/2022Dissertation / capstone submission deadline for students enrolled in Spring 2022
27/03/2022– 31/03/2022Academic Advising Week
27/03/2022– 31/03/2022Fall 2022 early registration
27/03/2022–31/03/2022Dissertation / capstone review deadline for students enrolled in Spring 2022
27/03/2022– 07/04/2022Dissertation / capstone via voce examinations for students enrolled in Spring 2022
02/04/2022Start of Ramadan 1443
10/04/2022Dissertation supervisor assignment - Class of 2022
10/04/2022 – 14/04/2022Spring  Courses 2022 Evaluation
21/04/2022End of classes
24/04/2022– 28/4/2022Examination week Spring 2021
28/04/2022Dissertation assessment result submission for students enrolled in Spring 2022
30/04/2022End of Ramadan
01/05/2022 - 05/05/2022Eid Al-Fitr 1443
08/05/2022 - 12/05/2022Grading Week
15/05/2022 – 19/05/2022Assessment Week
19/05/2022End of semester
22/05/2022Summer break

Summer 2022

29/05/2022start of summer 2022
14/07/2022End of summer semester
17/07/2022– 21/07/2022Exams and assessment week
22/07/2022
End of summer semester


Past academic calendars:

2019 - 2020 

2018 - 2019

2017 - 2018 

2016 - 2017

2015 - 2016