Academic Calendar

Each academic year includes Fall and Spring semesters, usually each about 15 weeks long. Semester breaks are scheduled up to the traditional religious or national holidays. The most current dates for the upcoming academic year are posted on the university website. Below you can find the brief and main academic calendar for the upcoming year. Registration usually begins one week prior to the first day of classes.

2015-2016 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Undergraduate and Associate Programmes

 

01 July - 31 July 2015

Double Major and Minor Admission Applications
(Applications will be handled by  Student Affairs Office)

 

Horizontal Transfer Applications; within Maltepe University (MU) and outside MU.
(Applications will be handled by Student Affairs Office)

 

16 July  (as of: 13:00hrs) - 19 July  2015
(Thursday -Sunday)

RAMADAN HOLIDAY 

 

03 August - 07 August 2015
(Monday -Friday)

Admissions – according to the 2015 University Entrance Exam results

 

31 August - 04 September 2015
(Monday –Friday)

Admissions – according to the Additional Placement results of 2015 University Entrance Exam

 

07 September  - 13 September  2015
(Monday -Sunday)

Fall Semester Course Registration and Advisor Approval

 

07 September  2015

English Proficiency Exam (Time: 13:00)

 

08 September  2015

Exemption Exam for courses İNG 103, İNG 104, İNG 105, İNG 106, İNG 111, İNG 112 (Time: 10:00)

 

09 September  2015

English Proficiency Exam for Departments and Programmes in Turkish (To determine the level of success for students who were registered before 2011-2012 and who failed their Prep Year)

 (Time: 10.00)

 

Announcement of English Proficiency Exam Results

 

10 September  2015

Placement Exam (Time: 10:00)
(for students who did not participate or failed)

 

14 September  2015
(Monday)

Academic Year Opening Ceremony (Time: 10:00)

 

START OF FALL SEMESTER

 

14 September  - 18 September  2015
(Monday -Friday)

Orientation Week

14 September  - 25 September  2015
(Monday -Friday)

Add / Drop and Advisor Approvals

23 September  (Saat:13:00) - 26 September  2015
(Wednesday -Saturday)

RELIGIOUS HOLIDAY

02 October 2015
(Friday)

Last Day for Departments to Cancel Elective Courses with low enrolment

28 October (as of:13:00) - 29 October 2015
(Wednesday - Thursday)

REPUBLIC DAY

10 November 2015
(Tuesday)

Atatürk Commemoration Day

25 December  2015
(Friday)

END of FALL SEMESTER

28 December  2015
(Monday)

Last Day for announcing the Final Exam Schedule by the Faculties

31 December 2015 (Time:13:00) - 01 January 2016
(Thursday - Friday)

NEW YEAR’S EVE

04 January - 15 January 2016
(Monday - Friday)

Fall Semester Final Exams

08 January 2016

End of Fall Semester for Prep School

11 January 2016

Prep School Proficiency Exam  (Time: 10:00)

20 January 2016
(Wednesday)

Last Day for Entering Final Exam scores into the Information System by Lecturers

22 January 2016
(Friday)

Last Day for Entering the Weekly Spring Semester Course Schedules into the Student Information System by Faculties

25 January - 29 January 2016
(Monday - Friday)

Fall Semester Re-sit exams

25 January 2016

Beginning of Prep Class Spring Semester Courses

01 February - 05 February 2016
(Monday - Friday)

Double Major, Minor, In-house Transfer Applications
(Applications will be handled by the Student Affairs Office)

03 February 2016
(Wednesday)

Last day for Entering Re-sit Exam results into the Student Information System by  Lecturers

03 - 12 February 2016

Registrations for Exemption Exams for courses ING 104, ING 106, ING 112, BİL 152 

(Application link will be announced at the “Announcements” Webpage)

08 February - 12 February 2016
(Monday - Friday)

Spring Semester Course Registration and Advisor Approval

08 February 2016
(Monday)

Last Day of Registrations for Single-Course Exams

(Applications are handled by Faculty/School Secretariats)

11 February 2016
(Thursday)

Single-Course Exams

15 February 2016
(Monday)

BEGINNING OF SPRING SEMESTER COURSES

15 February - 19 February 2016
(Monday - Friday)

Add / Drop and Advisor Approvals

16 February 2016

Exemption Exams for courses İNG 104, İNG 106, İNG 112 and BİL 152 (English Language Exams- Time: 14:00)

16 February 2016
(Tuesday)

Last Day for forwarding Single-Course Exam Results to the Rectorate

04 March 2016
(Friday)

Last Day for Departments to Cancel Elective Courses with low enrolment

01 April 2016
(Friday)

Last day for forwarding the Rectorate the Curriculum Change requests for 2016-2017 academic calendar

23 April 2016
(Saturday)

NATIONAL HOLIDAY: National Sovereignty and Children's Festival

29 April  2016
(Friday)

Last Day of Entry for the 2016-2017 Academic Year Curriculum Data by Student Affairs Office 

01 May 2016
(Sunday)

LABOUR DAY

13 May 2016

English Proficiency Exam for Departments and Programmes in Turkish (To determine level of success for students who were registered before 2011-2012 and who failed their Prep Year)

 (Time: 14.00)

19 May 2016
(Thursday)

National Holiday: Atatürk Commemoration and Youth and Sports Day

20 May 2016
(Friday)

END of SPRING SEMESTER

27 May 2016
(Friday)

Last Day for Entering the 2016-2017 Weekly Fall Semester Course Schedules into the Student Information System by Faculties

23 May 2016

Prep School Final Exam (Time: 10:00)

23 May - 03 June 2016
(Monday - Friday)

Spring Semester Final Exams

30 May 2016

Prep School Re-sit Exam (Time: 10:00)

08 June 2016
(Wednesday)

Last Day for Entering Final Exam scores into the Information System by Lecturers

13 June - 17 June 2016
(Monday - Friday)

Spring Semester Re-sit Exams

22 June 2016
(Wednesday)

Last Day for Entering Re-sit Exam scores into the Information System by Lecturers

27 June 2016
(Monday)

Last Day of Registrations for Single-Course Exams

(Applications are handled by Faculty/School Secretariats)

30 June 2016
(Thursday)

Single-Course Exams

05 July 2016
(Tuesday)

Last Day for forwarding Single-Course Exam Results to the Rectorate

SUMMER SCHOOL

06 - 10 June 2016

Prep Class Summer School Admissions

10 June 2016
(Friday)

Last day for forwarding the Rectorate the requests for Summer School Curriculum Changes 

13 June - 5 August 2016

Prep Class Summer School (8 Weeks)

20 June - 24 June 2016
(Monday - Friday)

Last Day for Entering the Summer School Weekly Course Schedules into the Student Information System by Faculties

27 June - 01 July 2016
(Monday - Friday)

Summer School Course Registrations

04 July - 19 August 2016
(Monday - Friday)

Summer school (7 WEEKS)

08 August 2016

Prep Class Summer School Final Exams (Time: 10:00)

15 August 2016

Prep Class Summer School Re-sit Exams (Time: 10:00)

22 August - 26 August 2016
(Monday - Friday)

Summer School Final Exams

29 August - 31 August 2016
(Monday - Wednesday)

Summer School Re-sit Exams

02 September 2016
(Friday)

Last Day for Entering Summer School Exam scores into the Information System by Lecturers