The Academic Calendar for the first (1st) and second (2nd) Semesters of the 2018/2019 academic session is as follows:
FIRST SEMESTER
Monday, 19th Nov. 2018 Resumption for 2018/2019 academic session
Monday, 15th Oct.* – Sunday, 30th Dec. 2018 Registration of all Returning Students
To be Determined Orientation Programme for Fresh Students
To be Determined Matriculation Ceremony
Monday, 26th Nov. 2018 Lectures Begin
Monday, 14th Jan. 2019 – Sunday, 24th Jan. 2019
(2 weeks)
Editing of Registered Courses
Monday, 21st Jan. – Thursday, 24th Jan. 2019 Convocation Week
Friday, 1st March 2019
(14 weeks)
Lectures End
Monday, 4th March – Friday, 8th March 2019
(1 week)
Lecture Free Week/GST Examination
Monday, 11th March – Friday, 22nd March 2019
(2 weeks)
Undergraduate Examination in all Faculties
Monday, 25th March, – Saturday, 30th March 2019
(1 week)
Examination in Core Courses in the Faculty of Education
Saturday, 30th March 2019 End of Semester/Students Depart
Monday, 1st April, – Friday, 12th April 2019
(2 weeks)
First Semester Break
Thursday, 25th April 2019
(4 weeks after exams)
Consideration of Results by BCOS Commences
Wednesday 29th May 2019 Senate Meeting for Consideration of Result
*Online Registration Commences  
SECOND SEMESTER
Monday, 15th April 2019 Resumption of Students
Monday, 1st April– Sunday, 26th May 2019 Registration of Courses
Monday, 22nd April 2019 Lectures Begin
Monday, 10th June, – Sunday 23rd June 2019
(2 weeks)
Editing of Registered Courses
Friday, 26th July 2019
(14 weeks)
Lectures End
Monday, 29th July – Friday, 2nd August 2019
(1 week)
Lecture Free Week/GST Examination
Monday, 5th August – Saturday, 17th August 2019
(2 weeks)
Undergraduate Examination in all Faculties
Monday, 19th August – Saturday, 24th August 2019
(1 week)           
Examination in Core Courses in the Faculty of Education
Saturday, 24th August 2019 End of Session/Students Depart/
Opening of 2019/2020 Reg. Portal
Monday, 2nd September 2019
(6 weeks)
DLI Residential Programme Begins
Saturday, 12th October 2019 DLI Students Depart
Thursday, 19th September 2019
(4 weeks after exams)
Consideration of Results by BCOS Commences               
Wednesday, 25th September 2019 Senate Meeting for Consideration of Results
To be Determined Proposed date of Resumption, 2019/2020 Session
STATUTORY PROGRAMMES
2nd Wednesday of every month Faculty Board of Studies/ Examiners
2nd and 3rd Wednesday of every month Inaugural Lecture
Last Wednesday of every month Senate Meeting
Two weeks after Examinations Uploading of Results
*Online Registration Commences