UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE, MAKURDI 2016/2017 ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR ALL STUDENTS [UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE]
Sunday, 19thMarch, 2017 All students return to campus
Monday, 20th March, 2017 – Friday, 31st March, 2017 -Registration (Returning students, (2 weeks)
Monday, 3rd April, 2017- Friday 14th March, 2017 Orientation/Registration (Fresh students, 2 weeks)
Monday, 17th April, 2017 -Friday, 28thApril, 2017 Late Registration (2 weeks)
Friday, 28th April, 2017 – End of Add/Drop of Courses
Monday, 17thApril, 2017 – Friday, 7th July, 2017 -Lectures (12 weeks)
Monday, 10th July, 2017 -Friday, 14th July, 2017 -Revision (1 week)
Monday, 17th July, 2017 -Friday, 4thAugust, 2017 Examination (3 weeks)
Sunday, 6thAugust, 2017 -Saturday, 19th August, 2017 -1stSemester Break (2 weeks)
Friday, 1st September, 2017 -First semester results to be ready for consideration by all Departmental Boards (4 weeks after Exam)
Friday, 15thSeptember, 2017 -First semester results to be ready for consideration by all College Boards (2 weeks)
Friday,22nd September, 2017 -First semester results to be ready for consideration by Senate Committee on Exams (1 week)
Thursday, 28thOctober, 2017 -First semester results to be ready for consideration by Senate (1 week)
Registration (Returning Students) 2 weeks
Registration/Orientation (Fresh Students) 2 weeks
Lectures 12 weeks
Revision 1 week
Examinations 3 weeks
For all Semesters
1. Draft examination time table should be released at least 4 weeks and final time table should be released two weeks before commencement of examinations.
2. Remedial, General Studies, and first year courses should be scheduled to come up early during examination period.
All examinations must be marked and results submitted within three weeks after they had been taken.