Academic Calendar

KIGALI INDEPENDENT UNIVERSITY ULK
2017/2018  ACADEMIC CALENDAR
PERIOD DATE DAY ACTIVITIES
1st Term 4/9/2017 Monday Beginning of the Year Ones 2017-2018
2/10/2017 Monday Official opening of the academic year 2017-2018 and Induction week
25/10/2017 Wednesday 1st Meeting of the Board of Directors
08/12/2017 Friday Graduation Ceremony/Kigali Campus
11/12/2017 Monday Research Capacity BuildingWorkshop
20/12/2017 Wednesday Graduation Ceremony/Gisenyi Campus
22/12/2017 Friday Beginning of the Christmas Break
2nd Term 08/01/2018 Monday End-Christmas Break and Activities Resume & Beginning of the 2nd term
26/01/2018 Friday Conference- On Heroes
01/02/2018 Thursday Heroes Day
5/03/2018 Monday Beginning of second intake
21/03/2018 Wednesday 2nd Meeting of the Board of Directors
30/03/2018 Friday End of Second Term
3rd Term 02/04/2018 Monday Beginning of the 3rd term
06/04/2018 Friday Beginning of short break
07/04/2018 Saturday Genocide Memory Day
16/04/2018 Monday End of short break and re-starting of activities
27/04/2018 Friday Public Lecture
01/05/2018 Tuesday Labour Day
29/06/2018 Friday End of Third Term
4th Term 1/7/2018 Sunday Independance Day
02/07/2018 Monday Beginning of fourth term
27/6/2018 Friday Conference on Liberation Day
04/07/2018 Wednesday Liberation Day
06/07/2018 Friday End of Classes for Day Section
20/08/2018 to 31/08/2018 Special Assessments Period for Day Session
03/09/2018 Monday Beginning of Year Ones for the New Academic Year 2018-2019
03/09/2018 Monday 1st Submission of Memoirs Day Section
10/09/2017 Friday End Classes for Evening Section
17/09/2018 Friday 1st Submission of Memoirs Evening Section & 2nd submission Day Section
17/09/ – 24/09/2018 Special Assessments Period for Evening Session
1/10/2018 Monday  New Academic Year 2018-2019 & 2nd Submssion of Memoirs  Evening Session
21/11/2018 Wednesday Board of Directors Meeting
N.B: Senior Management Meeting is held once a week and Academic Senate Meeting is held once two months
Done at Kigali, October 25, 2017
Dr SEKIBIBI Ezechiel
Vice Chancellor of Kigali Independent University ULK