Important Academic Dates

Important Academic Dates

Important Academic Dates 2017-18

For all undergraduates*

The course information system opens for current students to preview the available courses August 1, 2017 (Tue) (10:00 am)
Online master registration of freshmen
Online Course Selection for Current Students August 9, 2017 (Wed) – August 10, 2017 (Thur)
(a) year 4 (or above) students starting from 10:00 am on August 9, 2017;
(b) year 3 students starting from 12:00 noon on August 9, 2017;
(c) year 2 students starting from 2:00 pm on August 9, 2017.
Suspension Period August 10, 2017 (Thur) (9:00 am to 2:30 pm)
Current students to check their course selection status online; Students can make further changes to their course selection August 10, 2017 (Thur) (2:30 pm)-August 15, 2017 (Tue) (4:00 pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection until the add/drop period After August 15, 2017 (Tue) (4:00 pm)
The course information system opens for Freshmen to preview the available courses From Aug, 2017 (after performing master registration)
Online Course Selection for Freshmen August 23, 2017 (Wed)-August 24, 2017 (Thur)
Starting from 10:00 am on August 23, 2017
Suspension Period of Online Course Selection for Freshmen August 24, 2017 (Thur) (9:00 am to 2:30 pm)
Freshmen to check their course selection status online; Students can make further changes to their course selection August 24, 2017 (Thur) (2:30pm) to August 28, 2017 (Mon) (4:00pm)
First Day of Teaching September 1, 2017 (Fri)
Add/Drop Period for All Students August 31, 2017 (Thur) (10:00 am)-September 13, 2017 (Wed)(4:00 pm)
(a) Student of year 1 starting from 10:00 am on August 31, 2017;
(b) year 2 students starting from 12:00 noon on August 31, 2017;
(c) year 3 students starting from 2:00 pm on August 31, 2017;
(d) year 4 (or above) students starting from 4:00 pm on August 31, 2017.
Suspension Period September 1, 2017 (Fri) (12:00 noon to 5:00 pm)
All Students to check their course selection status online September 1, 2017 (Fri) (5:00 pm)-September 13, 2017 (Wed) (4:00 pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection. After September 13, 2017 (Wed) (4:00 pm)
Reading/Field Trip ** October 16, 2017 (Mon)-October 21, 2017 (Sat)
Last Day of Teaching** November 30, 2017 (Thur)
Revision Period ** December 1, 2017 (Fri)-December 7, 2017 (Thur)
Assessment Period ** December 8, 2017 (Fri)-December 23, 2017 (Sat)

*Applicable to non-clinical undergraduate and taught postgraduate curricula in general and subject to Faculties’ confirmation of the first and last days of teaching, reading/field trip weeks (if any), revision periods, and assessment periods for individual curricula as approved by the respective Boards of Faculties.

**For undergraduate students only. Faculties concerned will determine the reading/field trip weeks (if any), last days of teaching, revision periods, and assessment periods for individual taught postgraduate curricula.

First Day of Teaching January 15, 2018 (Mon)
Online course selection for All Students January 15, 2018 (Mon) (10:00 am) -January 29, 2018 (Mon) (4:00pm)
(a) year 1 students starting from 10:00 am on January 15, 2018;
(b) year 2 students starting from 12:00 noon on January 15, 2018;
(c) year 3 students starting from 2:00 pm on January 15, 2018;
(d) year 4 (or above) students starting from 4:00 pm on January 15, 2018.
Suspension Period January 16, 2018 (Tue) (12:00 noon to 5:00 pm)
All students to check their course selection status online January 16, 2018 (Tue) (5:00 pm)-January 29, 2018 (Mon) (4:00pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection. After January 29, 2018 (Mon) (4:00pm)
Class Suspension Period for The Lunar New Year February 16, 2018 (Fri)-February 22, 2018 (Thur)
Reading/Field Trip ** March 5, 2018 (Mon)-March 10, 2018 (Sat)
Last Day of Teaching** April 28, 2018 (Sat)
Revision Period ** April 30, 2018 (Mon)-May 5, 2018 (Sat)
Assessment Period ** May 7, 2018 (Mon)-May 26, 2018 (Sat)

*Applicable to non-clinical undergraduate and taught postgraduate curricula in general and subject to Faculties’ confirmation of the first and last days of teaching, reading/field trip weeks (if any), revision periods, and assessment periods for individual curricula as approved by the respective Boards of Faculties.

**For undergraduate students only. Faculties concerned will determine the reading/field trip weeks (if any), last days of teaching, revision periods, and assessment periods for individual taught postgraduate curricula.

Online course selection for All Students June 11, 2018 (Mon) (10:00 am) -June 12, 2018 (Tue) (12:00 noon)
Suspension Period June 12, 2018 (Tue) (12:00 noon to 5:00 pm)
All students to check their course selection status online June 12, 2018 (Tue) (5:00 pm) -June 19, 2018 (Tue) (4:00 pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection After June 19, 2018 (Tue) (4:00 pm)
Teaching and Assessment Period June 25, 2018 (Mon)-August 18, 2018 (Sat)

*Applicable to non-clinical undergraduate and taught postgraduate curricula in general and subject to Faculties’ confirmation of the first and last days of teaching, reading/field trip weeks (if any), revision periods, and assessment periods for individual curricula as approved by the respective Boards of Faculties.

**For undergraduate students only. Faculties concerned will determine the reading/field trip weeks (if any), last days of teaching, revision periods, and assessment periods for individual taught postgraduate curricula.

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