Academic Calendar

FIRST SEMESTER
August 14-18, 2017 Processing of the Instructors who will give lectures of the students, the advisors of the students and the instructors to be opened in the fall semester of 2017-2018 Fall of the Faculty / Schools / Institutes to the OBS
Evaluation of the applications to the Faculties / Higher Schools / Institutes for Transfers, Double Major and Minor Programs and notification of the decisions of the Board of Directors to the Student Affairs Directorate
Notification of the results of the applications of international students to the Student Affairs Directorate
Registration of international students
Evaluation of the applications to the graduate programs and notification of the decisions of the Board of Directors to the Student Affairs Directorate
First entries of the winners with the ÖSYM examination for the 2016-2017 academic year
August 30, 2017 Victory Day Official Holiday
September 1-4, 2017 Sacrifice Holiday Official Holiday (August 31st holiday after noon)
September 6-9, 2017 (to be determined by ÖSYM) 2016-2017 Academic Year Initial registration of the winners with ÖSYM EXTRA PLACEMENT
September 20-22, 2017 Course registrations from OBS in faculties / colleges / institutes
September 25, 2017 Beginning of courses at the faculty / college / institute
September 26-27, 2017 Prep Class Exemption and Level Placement Exam for newly enrolled students (including international and post-graduate students)
2016-2017 and in previous years Prep Class exemption and placement test for students enrolled
September 25-29, 2017 Orientation Program
September 28-29, 2017 New enrolled students’ English lessons exemption exam
September 29, 2017 The last day of add-drop and advisor approval
Notification of the exemptions of the courses taken by the Faculty / Higher School / Institute by the Transfer of Students, Vertical Transfer, LYS and YGS and the students who have settled in the University to the University by the decision of the Board of Directors and the Student Affairs Directorate
October 27, 2017 Exemption sent to the Directorate of Student Affairs by Dean’s Offices / Directorates Processing of YKK in OBS
October 1-30, 2017 Course Evaluation Criteria to OBS
October 29, 2017 Republic Day Public Holiday (holiday after October 28th)
November 27, 2017 Preparation Class 1. Term Exam
November 01-30, 2017 Fall Semester Midterm, Homework in Faculty / School / Institute. Absence etc. Processing of notes into OBS
December 1-15, 2017 Determination of the quotas of SSPC by the Senate for 2016-2017 academic year
Determination of tuition fees for the 2016-2017 academic year by the Board of Trustees
December 29, 2017 Finishing of courses at Faculty / School / Institutes (14 weeks)
December 25, 2017 – January 26, 2018 2016-2017 Applications for Graduate Programs for Spring Semester of Education-Tuition
January 1, 2018 The New Year’s Holiday
January 2-12, 2018 Final Examinations (2 weeks)
January 2-17, 2018 Final exam notes to OBS
January 8-19, 2018 Processing of Instructors to be opened in Spring Semester 2016-2017 Spring Semester of Faculty / Schools / Institutes, Advisors of Students and Instructors to be teaching
January 15-19, 2018 Break Holiday (1 Week)
January 22, 2018 Prep Class 1 Term Module Exam (17 weeks)
January 25, 2018 Prep Class First Semester Module Exemption Exams
January 26, 2018 Submission of Final Note lists to the Student Affairs Directorate
January 22-26, 2018 Makeup Exams (1 week)
Evaluation of the applications to the graduate programs and notification to the Director of Student Affairs by taking the resolutions of the Board of Directors
January 22-30, 2018 Makeup Examination Notes to OBS
January 29 – February 2, 2018 Single Course Exams (1 Week)
Break in Prep Class (1 week)
January 29 – February 2, 2018 Faculty / Vocational School Semester Vacation (2 Weeks)
February 2, 2018 Submission of the Notification List to the Registrar’s Office
SECOND SEMESTER
January 31 – February 2, 2018 Course registrations from OBS in faculties / colleges / institutes
February 5, 2018 Beginning of courses at the faculty / college / institute
February 9, 2018 The last day of add-drop and advisor approval
March 1-30, 2018 Course Evaluation Criteria to OBS
March 26, 2018 Preparation Class 2. Term Exam
March 26-30, 2018 Determination of the quotas for the graduation of the Fall Semester 2018-2019 Education by the Faculties / Schools / Institutes and sending to the Student Affairs Directorate
April 01-30, 2018 Spring Semester Midterm, Homework in Faculty / School / Institute. Absence etc. Processing of notes into OBS
April 23, 2018 National Sovereignty and Children’s Day Official Holiday (1 day)
May 1, 2018 Labor and Solidarity Day Official Holiday (1 day)
May 11, 2018 Finishing of courses at Faculty / School / Institutes (14 weeks)
May 19, 2018 Commemoration of Atatürk Youth and Sports Day Official Holiday (1 day)
May 14-25, 2018 Final examinations (2 weeks)
May 14 -30, 2018 Final exam notes to OBS
May 21, 2018 Prep Class 2nd Semester Module Exam (15 Weeks)
May 24, 2018 Prep Class 2nd Semester Module Excuse Exam
May 31, 2018 Final exam in the preparatory class Note lists are handed over to the Student Affairs Directorate
June 1, 2018 Submission of Final Note lists to the Student Affairs Directorate
May 28 – June 1, 2018 Break Holiday (1 Week)
June 15-17, 2018 Ramadan Eid (official holiday after noon the 14th of June)
June 4-8, 2018 Make-up exams (1 week)
June 4-12, 2018 Make-up Examination Notes to OBS
June 14, 2018 Submission of the make-up note lists to the Student Affairs Directorate
IN CASE OF SUMMER SCHOOL
May 28, 2018 Preparatory Class 3. Period Registration and Start of Lessons
June 18-22, 2018 Registration of Faculty / College Summer School
June 25, 2018 Beginning of the Faculty / College Summer School courses
July 6, 2018 Finishing of 3rd semester classes in Prep Class (6 weeks)
July 6, 2018 Preparatory Class 3.Demand Module Jump Examinations
July 14, 2018 Summer School Final Exam in Preparatory School Submitting note lists to Student Affairs Directorate
August 10, 2018 Finishing the courses of the Faculty / School Summer School (7 weeks)
August 13-17, 2018 Final examinations for the Faculty / College Summer School
August 21-24, 2018 Feast of Sacrifice (official holiday after 20th of August)
August 30, 2018 Victory Day Official Holiday
August 27-31, 2018 Single Course Exams (1 Week)
August 31, 2018 Final Examinations of Faculty / College Summer School Submitting note lists to the Student Affairs Directorate
FIRST SEMESTER
August 13-17, 2018 Processing of the Instructors who will give lectures of the students, the advisors of the students and the instructors to be opened in the fall semester of 2018-2019 Fall of the Faculty / Schools / Institutes to the OBS
Evaluation of the applications to the Faculties / Higher Schools / Institutes for Transfers, Double Major and Minor Programs and notification of the decisions of the Board of Directors to the Student Affairs Directorate
Notification of the results of the applications of international students to the Student Affairs Directorate
Registration of international students
Evaluation of the applications to the graduate programs and notification of the decisions of the Board of Directors to the Student Affairs Directorate
August 13-17, 2018 (to be determined by ÖSYM) First entries of the winners with the ÖSYM examination for the 2016-2017 academic year
August 21-24, 2018 Sacrifice Holiday Official Holiday
August 30, 2018 Victory Day Official Holiday (August 20th holiday after noon)
September 3-7, 2018 (to be determined by ÖSYM) 2018-2019 Academic Year Initial registration of the winners with ÖSYM EXTRA PLACEMENT
September 19-21, 2018 Course registrations from OBS in faculties / colleges / institutes
September 24, 2018 Beginning of courses at the faculty / college / institute
September 25-26, 2018 Prep Class Exemption and Level Placement Exam for newly enrolled students (including international and post-graduate students)
2016-2017 and in previous years Prep Class exemption and placement test for students enrolled
September 24-28, 2018 Orientation Program
September 27-28, 2018 New enrolled students’ English lessons exemption exam
September 28, 2018 The last day of add-drop and advisor approval
Notification of the exemptions of the courses taken by the Faculty / Higher School / Institute by the Transfer of Students, Vertical Transfer, LYS and YGS and the students who have settled in the University to the University by the decision of the Board of Directors and the Student Affairs Directorate
October 26, 2018 Exemption sent to the Directorate of Student Affairs by Dean’s Offices / Directorates Processing of YKK in OBS
October 1-31, 2018 Course Evaluation Criteria to OBS
October 29, 2018 Republic Day Public Holiday (holiday after October 28th)
November 26, 2018 Preparation Class 1. Term Exam
November 01-30, 2018 Fall Semester Midterm, Homework in Faculty / School / Institute. Absence etc. Processing of notes into OBS
December 1-15, 2018 Determination of the quotas of SSPC by the Senate for 2018-2019 academic year
Determination of tuition fees for the 2018-2019 academic year by the Board of Trustees
December 28, 2019 Finishing of courses at Faculty / School / Institutes (14 weeks)
December 24, 2018 – January 25, 2019 2018-2019 Applications for Graduate Programs for Spring Semester of Education-Tuition
January 1, 2019 The New Year’s Holiday
December 31, 2018 – January 11, 2019 Final Examinations (2 weeks)
December 31, 2018 – January 16, 2019 Final exam notes to OBS
January 8-19, 2019 Processing of Instructors to be opened in Spring Semester 2016-2017 Spring Semester of Faculty / Schools / Institutes, Advisors of Students and Instructors to be teaching
January 14-18, 2019 Break Holiday (1 Week)
January 21, 2019 Prep Class 1 Term Module Exam (17 weeks)
January 24, 2019 Prep Class First Semester Module Exemption Exams
January 25, 2019 Submission of Final Note lists to the Student Affairs Directorate
January 21-25, 2019 Makeup Exams (1 week)
Evaluation of the applications to the graduate programs and notification to the Director of Student Affairs by taking the resolutions of the Board of Directors
January 21-31, 2019 Makeup Examination Notes to OBS
January 28 – February 1, 2019 Single Course Exams (1 Week)
Break in Prep Class (1 week)
January 29 – February 2, 2019 Faculty / Vocational School Semester Vacation (2 Weeks)
February 1, 2018 Submission of the Notification List to the Registrar’s Office
SECOND SEMESTER
January 30 – February 1, 2019 Course registrations from OBS in faculties / colleges / institutes
February 4, 2019 Beginning of courses at the faculty / college / institute
February 8, 2019 The last day of add-drop and advisor approval
March 1-31, 2019 Course Evaluation Criteria to OBS
March 25, 2019 Preparation Class 2. Term Exam
April 01-30, 2019 Spring Semester Midterm, Homework in Faculty / School / Institute. Absence etc. Processing of notes into OBS
April 23, 2019 National Sovereignty and Children’s Day Official Holiday (1 day)
May 1, 2019 Labor and Solidarity Day Official Holiday (1 day)
May 10, 2019 Finishing of courses at Faculty / School / Institutes (14 weeks)
May 19, 2019 Commemoration of Atatürk Youth and Sports Day Official Holiday (1 day)
May 13-24, 2019 Final examinations (2 weeks)
May 13 -29, 2019 Final exam notes to OBS
May 20, 2019 Prep Class 2nd Semester Module Exam (15 Weeks)
May 23, 2019 Prep Class 2nd Semester Module Excuse Exam
May 27, 2019 Preparatory Class 3. Period Registration and Start of Lessons
May 31, 2019 Final exam in the preparatory class Note lists are handed over to the Student Affairs Directorate
May 31, 2019 Submission of Final Note lists to the Student Affairs Directorate
May 27-31, 2019 Break Holiday (1 Week)
June 5-7, 2019 Ramadan Eid (official holiday after noon the 14th of June)
June 10-14, 2019 Make-up exams (1 week)
June 10-19, 2019 Make-up Examination Notes to OBS
June 21, 2019 Submission of the make-up note lists to the Student Affairs Directorate
IN CASE OF SUMMER SCHOOL
June 17-21, 2019 Registration of Faculty / College Summer School
June 24, 2019 Beginning of the Faculty / College Summer School courses
July 15, 2019 July 15, Democracy and National Unity Day
July 19, 2019 Finishing of 3rd semester classes in Prep Class (7 weeks)
July 19, 2019 Preparatory Class 3.Demand Module Jump Examinations
July 22, 2019 Summer School Final Exam in Preparatory School Submitting note lists to Student Affairs Directorate
August 9, 2019 Finishing the courses of the Faculty / School Summer School (7 weeks)
August 11-14, 2019 Feast of Sacrifice (official holiday after 10th of August)
August 19-23, 2019 Final examinations for the Faculty / College Summer School
August 30, 2019 Victory Day Official Holiday
August 26-29, 2019 Single Course Exams (1 Week)
September 2, 2019 Final Examinations of Faculty / College Summer School Submitting note lists to the Student Affairs Directorate