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

Past academic calendars 

​2015-2016

2016-2017

2017-2018