Academic Calendar 2022-2023

Fall 2022 (Semester 1, 202210)

Description Date
Faculty and Academic Staff report to work Mon 15 Aug 2022
New students’ orientation, placement exams and registration Mon 15 Aug 2022 to Fri 19 Aug 2022
Online Registration re-open/ makeup exams for incomplete students Mon 15 Aug 2022 to Fri 19 Aug 2022
Classes begin Mon 22 Aug 2022
Drop Add period Mon 22 Aug 2022 to Fri 26 Aug 2022
Last day of classes Fri 09 Dec 2022
Final Exams - Semester 1 Sun 11 Dec 2022 to Sat 18 Dec 2022
Winter break for students Mon 19 Dec 2022 to Fri 06 Jan 2023
Winter break for faculty Wed 21 Dec 2022 to Tue 03 Jan 2023

Spring 2023 (Semester 2, 202220)

Description Date
Faculty and Academic Staff report to work Wed 04 Jan 2023
New students’ orientation, placement exams and registration Wed 04 Jan 2023 to Fri 06 Jan 2023
Online registration re-open/ makeup exams for incomplete students Mon 02 Jan 2023 to Fri 06 Jan 2023
Classes begin Mon 09 Jan 2023
Drop Add period Mon 09 Jan 2023 to Fri 13 Jan 2023
Spring break for students Mon 27 Mar 2023 to Fri 31 Mar 2023
Spring break for faculty Mon 27 Mar 2023 to Fri 31 Mar 2023
Faculty return from Spring break Mon 03 Apr 2023
Students return from Spring break Mon 03 Apr 2023
Last day of classes Tue 02 May 2023
Final Exams - Semester 2 Wed 03 May 2023 to Wed 17 May 2023

Summer 2023 (202230)

Description Date
Classes begin Mon 22 May 2023
Last day of classes Tue 27 Jun 2023
Final exams - Summer Wed 28 Jun 2023 to Thu 29 Jun 2023
Summer break Mon 03 Jul 2023 to Fri 11 Aug 2023

Fall 2023 (Semester 1, 202310)

Description Date
New Faculty Joining Date Mon 07 Aug 2023
Faculty and Academic Staff Report to Work Mon 14 Aug 2023
Classes begin Mon 21 Aug 2023

Religious and Public Holidays*

Holiday Date
Islamic New Year* Fri 29 July 2022
Prophet’s Birthday* Sat 8 Oct 2022
Martyr’s Day Thu 01 Dec 2022
UAE National Day Fri 02 Dec and Sat 03 Dec 2022
New Year Sun 01 Jan 2023
Eid Al-Fitr* Thu 20 April 2023 - Sun 23 Apr 2023
Eid Al Adha* Wed 28 Jun 2023 - Sat 01 Jul 2023