Important Academic Dates

Important Academic Dates

Important Academic Dates 2016-17

For all undergraduates*

The course information system opens for current students to preview the available courses August 1, 2016 (Mon) (10:00 am)
Online master registration of freshmen
Online Course Selection for Current Students August 10, 2016 (Wed) – August 11, 2016 (Thur)
(a) year 4 (or above) students starting from 10:00 am on August 10, 2016;
(b) year 3 students starting from 12:00 noon on August 10, 2016;
(c) year 2 students starting from 2:00 pm on August 10, 2016.
Suspension Period August 11, 2016 (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 11, 2016 (Thur) (2:30 pm)-August 16, 2016 (Tue) (4:00 pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection until the add/drop period After August 16, 2016 (Tue) (4:00 pm)
The course information system opens for Freshmen to preview the available courses From Aug, 2016 (after performing master registration)
Online Course Selection for Freshmen August 24, 2016 (Wed)-August 25, 2016 (Thur)
Starting from 10:00 am on August 24, 2016
Suspension Period of Online Course Selection for Freshmen August 25, 2016 (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 25, 2016 (Thur) (2:30pm) to August 29, 2016 (Mon) (4:00pm)
First Day of Teaching September 1, 2016 (Thur)
Add/Drop Period for All Students September 1, 2016 (Thur) (10:00 am)-September 14, 2016 (Wed)(4:00 pm)
(a) Student of year 1 starting from 10:00 am on September 1, 2016;
(b) year 2 students starting from 12:00 noon on September 1, 2016;
(c) year 3 students starting from 2:00 pm on September 1, 2016;
(d) year 4 (or above) students starting from 4:00 pm on September 1, 2016.
Suspension Period September 2, 2016 (Fri) (12:00 noon to 5:00 pm)
All Students to check their course selection status online September 2, 2016 (Fri) (5:00 pm)-September 14, 2016 (Wed) (4:00 pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection. After September 14, 2016 (Wed) (4:00 pm)
Reading/Field Trip ** October 17, 2016 (Mon)-October 22, 2016 (Sat)
Last Day of Teaching** November 30, 2016 (Wed)
Revision Period ** December 1, 2016 (Thur)-December 7, 2016 (Wed)
Assessment Period ** December 8, 2016 (Thur)-December 23, 2016 (Fri)

*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 16, 2017 (Mon)
Online course selection for All Students January 16, 2017 (Mon) (10:00 am) -February 2, 2017 (Thur) (4:00pm)
(a) year 1 students starting from 10:00 am on January 16, 2017;
(b) year 2 students starting from 12:00 noon on January 16, 2017;
(c) year 3 students starting from 2:00 pm on January 16, 2017;
(d) year 4 (or above) students starting from 4:00 pm on January 16, 2017.
Suspension Period January 17, 2017 (Tue) (12:00 noon to 5:00 pm)
All students to check their course selection status online January 17, 2017 (Tue) (5:00 pm)-February 2, 2017 (Thur) (4:00pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection. After February 2, 2017 (Thur) (4:00pm)
Reading/Field Trip ** March 6, 2017 (Mon)-March 11, 2017 (Sat)
Last Day of Teaching** April 29, 2017 (Sat)
Revision Period ** May 1, 2017 (Mon)-May 6, 2017 (Sat)
Assessment Period ** May 8, 2017 (Mon)-May 27, 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.

Online course selection for All Students June 12, 2017 (Mon) (10:00 am) -June 13, 2017 (Tue) (12:00 noon)
Suspension Period June 13, 2017 (Tue) (12:00 noon to 5:00 pm)
All students to check their course selection status online June 13, 2017 (Tue) (5:00 pm) -June 19, 2017 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection After June 19, 2017 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
Teaching and Assessment Period June 26, 2017 (Mon)-August 19, 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.

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