An academic year is divided into two semesters namely SPRING and FALL, each of 17 weeks duration. The SPRING semester starts in January and concludes in June. The FALL semester starts in August and concludes in December.
Academic Schedule for the 2018 - 2019
|Fall 2018||Spring 2019|
|Registration||Aug 15 - 17 (Mon-Fri)||Jan 14 - 18 (Mon-Fri)|
|First day of classes||Aug 27 (Mon)||Jan 21 (Mon)|
|First Session Examinations||Oct 1-3 (Week 6)||Feb 25 - 28 (Week 6)|
|Second Session Examinations||Nov 3 - 6 (Week 11)||Apr 1 - 4 (Week 11)|
|Last Day of classes||Dec 14 (Fri)||May 3 (Fri)|
|Final Examinations||Dec 17 - 28 (Mon-Fri)||May 6 - 25 (Mon-Fri)|
|Announcement of Results||Jan 11,2019 (Fri)||May 31 (Fri)|
*These Dates are tentative. For confirmation, contact your concerned campus
Summer semester may be organized in June-July at the discretion of the campus. Only a limited number of ‘taught courses’ may be offered in the summer semester. Preference is given to final year students and then to junior batches, in order of their seniority.
As the summer semester is not a regular semester, therefore, Registration in Project/ Dissertation/ Thesis is not allowed in the summer semester. Withdrawal from course(s) is not allowed in summer semester.
Expected Holidays during the year 2018 - 19
|Kashmir Day||Feb - 5 (Mon)||Feb - 5 (Tue)|
|Pakistan Day||Mar - 23 (Fri)||Mar - 23 (Sat)|
|Labour Day||May - 1 (Tue)||May - 1 (Wed)|
|Eid-ul-Fitr *||Jun 13 - 17 (Wed - Sun)||Jun 3 - 7 (Mon - Fri)|
|Independence Day||Aug - 14 (Tue)||Aug - 14 (Wed)|
|Eid-ul-Adha *||Aug 20 - 24 (Mon - Fri)||Aug 11 - 13 (Sun - Tue)|
|Ashura *||Sep 19 - 20 (Wed - Thu)||Sep 9 - 10 (Mon - Tue)|
|Eid Meelad-un-Nabi *||Nov - 21 (Wed)||Nov - 10 (Sun)|
|Quaid’s Birthday||Dec - 25 (Tue)||Dec - 25 (Wed)|
*Subject to lunar calendar
Expected Convocation Dates
Convocations are planned to take place at the campuses on the following dates.
|Islamabad||Aug 11 (Sat)|
|Karachi||Aug 13 (Mon)|
|Peshawar||Aug 15 (Wed)|
|Chiniot - Faislabad||Aug 16 (Thu)|
|Lahore||Aug 17 (Fri)|