Important Academic Dates

Important Academic Dates

Important Academic Dates 2018-19

For all undergraduates*

The course information system opens for current students to preview the available courses July 30, 2018 (Mon) (10:00 am)
Online master registration of freshmen
Online Course Selection for Current Students August 7, 2018 (Tue) (10:00 am) – August 13, 2018 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
(a) year 4 (or above) students: semester 1/full-year courses starting from 10:00 on August 7, 2018; semester 2 courses starting from 10:10 on August 7, 2018;
(b) year 3 students: semester 1/full-year courses starting from 12:00 on August 7, 2018; semester 2 courses starting from 12:10 on August 7, 2018; and
(c) year 2 students: semester 1/full-year courses starting from 14:00 on August 7, 2018; semester 2 courses starting from 14:10 on August 7, 2018.
Suspension Period August 9, 2018 (Thur) (9:00 am to 12:00 pm)
Current students to check their course selection status online; Students can make further changes to their course selection August 9, 2018 (Thur) (12:00 pm)-August 13, 2018 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection until the add/drop period After August 13, 2018 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
The course information system opens for Freshmen to preview the available courses From Aug, 2018 (after performing master registration)
Online Course Selection for Freshmen August 23, 2018 (Thur) (10:00 am)-August 28, 2018 (Tue) (4:00 pm)
semester 1/full-year courses starting from 10:00 on August 23, 2018; semester 2 courses starting from 10:10 on August 23, 2018.
Suspension Period of Online Course Selection for Freshmen August 24, 2018 (Fri) (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, 2018 (Fri) (2:30 pm) to August 28, 2018 (Tue) (4:00 pm)
First Day of Teaching September 3, 2018 (Mon)
Add/Drop Period for All Students September 3, 2018 (Mon) (10:00 am)-September 17, 2018 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
(a) Student of year 1 starting from 10:00 on September 3, 2018 (for both semesters);
(b) year 2 students starting from 12:00 on September 3, 2018 (for both semesters);
(c) year 3 students starting from 14:00 on September 3, 2018 (for both semesters); and
(d) year 4 (or above) students starting from 16:00 on September 3, 2018 (for both semesters).
Suspension Period September 4, 2018 (Tue) (12:00 noon to 5:00 pm)
All Students to check their course selection status online September 4, 2018 (Tue) (5:00 pm)-September 17, 2018 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection. After September 17, 2018 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
Reading/Field Trip ** October 15, 2018 (Mon)-October 20, 2018 (Sat)
Last Day of Teaching** December 1, 2018 (Sat)
Revision Period ** December 3, 2018 (Mon)-December 7, 2018 (Fri)
Assessment Period ** December 8, 2018 (Sat)-December 22, 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.

First Day of Teaching January 14, 2019 (Mon)
Online course selection for All Students January 14, 2019 (Mon) (10:00 am)-January 28, 2019 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
(a) year 1 students starting from 10:00 on January 14, 2019 (for semester 2 and summer semester);
(b) year 2 students starting from 12:00 on January 14, 2019 (for semester 2 and summer semester);
(c) year 3 students starting from 14:00 on January 14, 2019 (for semester 2 and summer semester); and
(d) year 4 (or above) students starting from 16:00 on January 14, 2019 (for semester 2 and summer semester).
Suspension Period January 15, 2019 (Tue) (12:00 noon to 5:00 pm)
All students to check their course selection status online January 15, 2019 (Tue) (5:00 pm)-January 28, 2019 (Mon) (4:00pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection. January 28, 2019 (Mon) (4:00pm)
Class Suspension Period for The Lunar New Year February 5, 2019 (Tue)-February 11, 2019 (Mon)
Reading/Field Trip ** March 4, 2019 (Mon)-March 9, 2019 (Sat)
Last Day of Teaching** April 27, 2019 (Sat)
Revision Period ** April 29, 2019 (Mon)-May 4, 2019 (Sat)
Assessment Period ** May 6, 2019 (Mon)-May 25, 2019 (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 (except Final Year Students) June 10, 2019 (Mon) (10:00 am) -June 17, 2019 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
Suspension Period June 11, 2019 (Tue) (12:00 noon to 5:00 pm)
All students to check their course selection status online June 11, 2019 (Tue) (5:00 pm) -June 17, 2019 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
Students will not be allowed to make any changes to their course selection June 17, 2019 (Mon) (4:00 pm)
Teaching and Assessment Period June 24, 2019 (Mon)-August 17, 2019 (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.

Important Academic Dates 2017-18