SEMESTER DATES FOR 2017/2018 ACADEMIC YEAR FOR BSC NURSING PROGRAMME

ACTIVITY SEMESTER DATES REMARKS
SEPTEMBER – DECEMBER 2017 (SEMESTER ONE)
Reporting: New students

Continuing students

29th August 2017

31st August 2017

 

All students will be on session.

 

 

Commencement of lectures 4th September 2017
CAT 1 2nd October 2017- 6th October 2017
CAT 2 20th November 2017- 24th November 2017
Graduation Ceremony 15th December 2017
End of Semester lectures 21st December 2017
Christmas Break 22nd December 2017- 4th January 2018
End of Semester Examinations 8th January 2018- 19th January 2018
Total Semester Duration 15 weeks
APRIL – AUGUST SEMESTER 2018 (SECOND SEMESTER)
Re-opening of the University 19th April  2018  

 

All students will be on session.

 

 

Commencement of Lectures 23rd April 2018
CAT 1 28th May 2018-1st June 2018
CAT 2 2nd July 2018 – 6th July 2018
End of Semester Lectures 20th July 2018
End of Semester Examinations 23rd July 2018 – 3rd August 2018
Total Semester Duration 15 weeks
Semester Break 6th August 2018 – 24th August 2018

SEMESTER DATES FOR 2018/2019 ACADEMIC YEAR FOR BSC. NURSING PROGRAMME

ACTIVITY SEMESTER DATES REMARKS
AUGUST- DECEMBER 2018 SEMESTER
Reporting: New students

Continuing students

28th August 2018

30th August 2018

 All students will be on session.

 

Commencement of lectures 3rd  September 2018
CAT 1 1st  October 2018 – 5th October 2018
CAT 2 29th October 2018- 2nd November 2018
End of semester lectures 30th November 2018
End of semester examinations 3rd December 2018- 14th December 2018
Total semester duration 15 weeks
Semester Break 17th December 2018- 3rd January 2019
JANUARY- APRIL 2019 SEMESTER
Reporting 4th January 2019 All students will be on session/Clinical Placement

 

Commencement of lectures 7th  January 2019
CAT 1 4th February 2019 – 8th February 2019
CAT 2 4th March 2019 – 8th March 2019
End of semester lectures 5th April 2019
End of semester examinations 8th April 2019 – 19th April 2019
Total semester duration 15 weeks
Semester break 22nd April 2019– 2nd May 2019
MAY–AUGUST  2019 SEMESTER
Reporting 3rd May 2019 All students will be on session/Clinical Placement

 

Commencement of lectures 6th May 2019
CAT 1 3rd June 2019- 7th June 2019
CAT 2 1st July 2019- 5th July 2019
End of semester lectures 2nd August 2019
End of semester examinations 5th August 2019 – 16th August 2019
Total semester duration 15 weeks
Semester break 19th August 2019 – 5th September 2019

SEMESTER DATES FOR THE 2017/2018 ACADEMIC YEAR – MAIN CAMPUS

ACTIVITY SEMESTER DATES REMARKS
AUGUST – DECEMBER 2017 (SEMESTER ONE)
Reporting: New Students

Continuing Students

29th August 2017

31st August 2017

All students will be on session except those on industrial

attachment/

teaching Practice

 

 

 

 

 

 

Commencement of Lectures 4th September 2017
CAT 1 2nd October 2017 – 6th October 2017
Graduation Ceremony 15th December 2017
Christmas Break 14th December 2017 – 3rd January 2018

 

Reporting of students

Commencement of lectures

4th January 2018

8th January 2018

Re-opening the University (after closure on 1st February 2018 due to student unrest) 19th & 20th April 2018
Resumption of lectures 23rd April 2018
CAT 2 30th April 2018 – 4th May 2018
End of semester lectures 11th May 2018
End of semester examinations 14th May 2018 – 25th May 2018
Total semester duration 15 Weeks
Semester Break 28th May 2018 – 30th May 2018
MAY – SEPTEMBER 2018 (SEMESTER TWO)
Reporting of students 31st May 2018 All students will be on session except those on industrial

attachment/

teaching Practice

 

Commencement of lectures 4th June 2018
CAT 1

CAT 2

2nd July 2018 – 6th July 2018

30th July 2018 – 3rd August 2018

End of semester lectures 31st August 2018
End of semester examinations 3rd September 2018 – 14th September 2018
Total semester duration 15 Weeks
Semester Break 17th September 2018 – 19th September 2018

SEMESTER DATES FOR THE 2018/2019 ACADEMIC YEAR – MAIN CAMPUS

SEMESTER DURATION SEMESTER DATES REMARKS
SEPTEMBER – DECEMBER 2018 (SEMESTER ONE)
Reporting:

New Students

Continuing Students

 

18th September 2018

20th September 2018

All students will be on session except those on industrial

Attachment/teaching practice

 

 

Commencement of Lectures 24th September 2018
CAT 1

CAT 2

22nd October 2018 – 26th October 2018

26th November 2018 – 30th November 2018

End of Semester Lectures 14th December 2018
Christmas Break 17th December 2018 – 3rd January 2019
Reporting of Students 4th January 2019
End of Semester Examinations 7th January 2019 – 18th January 2019
Total Semester Duration 15 Weeks
Semester Break                           21st January 2019 – 24th January 2019
JANUARY – MAY 2019 (SEMESTER TWO)
Reporting of Students 25th January 2019 All students will be on session except those on industrial

Attachment/teaching practice

 

 

Commencement of Lectures 28th January 2019
CAT 1

CAT 2

4th March 2019- 8th March 2019

8th April 2019 – 12th April 2019

End of Semester Lectures 26th April 2019
End Semester Examinations 29th April 2019 – 10th May 2019
Total Semester Duration 15 Weeks
Semester Break                           13th May 2019 – 16th May 2019
MAY – AUGUST 2019 (SEMESTER THREE)
Reporting of Students 17th May 2019 BSc. Clinical Medicine and Community Health will be on Junior clerkship, Postgraduate and Certificate/Diploma will be on session. Other students will be on long holiday or industrial attachment/teaching practice.

 

 

Commencement of Lectures 20th May 2019
CAT 1

CAT 2

17th June 2019 – 21st June 2019

22nd July 2019 – 26thJuly 2019

End of Semester Lectures 16th August 2019
End Semester Examinations 19th August 2019 – 30th August 2019
Total Semester Duration 15 Weeks
Semester Break 2nd September 2019 – 5th September 2019

SEMESTER DATES FOR THE 2017/2018 ACADEMIC YEAR – MARIMBA LEARNING CENTRE

SEMESTER DURATION SEMESTER DATES REMARKS
AUGUST – DECEMBER 2017 (FIRST SEMESTER)
Reporting: New Students

Continuing Students

29th August 2017

31st August 2017

All students will be on session except those on industrial

attachment/

teaching practice

 

Commencement of Lectures 4th September 2017
CAT 1 2nd October 2017 – 6th October 2017
CAT 2 20th November 2017 – 24th November 2017
End of semester lectures 13th December 2017
Graduation Ceremony 15th December 2017
Christmas Break 14th December 2017 – 3rd January 2018
JANUARY – APRIL 2018 (SECOND SEMESTER)

All students will be on session except those on industrial

Attachment

Reporting: New Students

Continuing Students

4th January 2018

5th January 2018

All students will be on session except those on industrial

attachment/

teaching practice

 

September – December 2017 end of semester examinations 8th January 2018 – 19th January 2018
Commencement of Lectures 22nd January 2018
CAT 1 19th February 2018 – 23rd February 2018
CAT 2 26th March 2018 – 30th March 2018
End of Semester Lectures 20th  April 2018
End of semester examinations 23rd April 2018 – 4th May 2018
Total Semester Duration 15 Weeks
Semester Break 7th May 2018 – 25th May 2018
MAY– SEPTEMBER 2018 (THIRD SEMESTER)
Reporting of students 28th May 2018 All students will be on session except those on industrial

attachment/

teaching practice

 

Commencement of Lectures 30th May 2018
CAT 1

CAT 2

25th June 2018 – 29th June 2018

30th July 2018 – 3rd August 2018

End of Semester Lectures 24th August 2018
End of Semester Examinations 27th August 2018 – 7th September 2018
Total Semester Duration 15 Weeks
Semester Break 10th September 2018 – 14th September 2018

SEMESTER DATES FOR THE 2018/2019 ACADEMIC YEAR –TOWN CAMPUS & MARIMBA LEARNING CENTRE

SEMESTER DURATION SEMESTER DATES REMARKS
SEPTEMBER – DECEMBER 2018    
Reporting of students

 

17th September 2018 All students will be on session except those on industrial

Attachment/teaching practice

 

 

Commencement of Lectures 19th September 2018
CAT 1

CAT 2

22nd October 2018 – 26th October 2018

26th November 2018 – 30th November 2018

End of Semester Lectures 16th December 2018
Christmas Break 17th December 2018 – 3rd January 2019
Reporting of Students 4th January 2019
End of Semester Examinations 7th January 2019 – 18th January 2019
Total Semester Duration 15 Weeks
Semester Break 19th January 2019 – 24th January 2019
JANUARY – MAY 2019
Reporting of Students 25th January 2019 All students will be on session except those on industrial

Attachment/teaching practice

 

 

Commencement of Lectures 28th January 2019
CAT 1

CAT 2

4th March 2019- 8th March 2019

8th April 2019 – 12th April 2019

End of Semester Lectures 28th April 2019
End Semester Examinations 29th April 2019 – 10th May 2019
Total Semester Duration 15 Weeks
Semester Break                           11th May 2019 – 16th May 2019
MAY – AUGUST 2019
Reporting of Students 17th May 2019 All students will be on session except those on industrial

Attachment/teaching practice

 

 

Commencement of Lectures 20th May 2019
CAT 1

CAT 2

17th June 2019 – 21st June 2019

22nd July 2019 – 26thJuly 2019

End of Semester Lectures 18th August 2019
End Semester Examinations 19th August 2019 – 30th August 2019
Total Semester Duration 15 Weeks
Semester Break 31st August 2019 – 5th September 2019

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