ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Fall semester:

For the Bachelor's Degree and the Doctoral Degree students (17 September, 2018 – 9 February, 2019)

Administrative and academic registration:

  • Freshman: 3 - 14 September, 2018
  • Remaining students: August 27 - September 14, 2018

Lectures period: 17 September – 29 December, 2018
Midterm Examinations: 5 – 17 November, 2018
Examinations: 9 – 12 January; 21 January – 9 February, 2019

For doctoral degree students final semester dates are as follows:

  • Submission of the thesis: November 10, 2018
  • Thesis defense: including February 2

New Year's Eve/Christmas holidays: 31 December, 2018 – 7 January, 2019
Holidays between semesters: 11 -15 February, 2019

For the Master’s degree second year cycle students (24 September, 2018 - February 16, 2019)

  • Administrative and academic registration: 27 August – 21 September, 2018
  • Lectures period: 24 September – 12 January, 2018
  • Midterm Examinations: 12 -24 November, 2018
  • Examinations period: 21 January – 16 February, 2019

Public Holidays:

  • October 14 - Day of Svetitskhovloba (Sunday)
  • November 23 -  Saint George’s Day (Friday)
  • January 19 - Orthodox Epiphany (Saturday)

Spring semester:

Except for the students of Mathematics and Applied Ecology, also all the graduate students of Doctoral Educational Programs (18 February – 6 July, 2019)

  • Administrative and academic registration: 8-17 February, 2019
  • Lectures period: 18 February - 8 January, 2019
  • Midterm Examinations: 8-21 April, 2019
  • Examinations period: 10 June – 6 July, 2019

For students of Mathematics and Applied Ecology undergraduate educational programs (18 February – 1 June, 2019)

  • Administrative and academic registration: 8-17 February, 2019
  • Lectures period: 18 February - 25 May, 2019
  • Midterm Examinations: 1 - 13 April, 2019
  • Intensive academic classes: 20 – 25 May
  • Examinations period: 27 May – June 1, 2019

For doctoral degree students final semester dates are as follows:

  • Submission of the thesis: 18 – 22 March
  • Thesis defense: including July 6

Easter holidays: 22 - 29 April
Summer holidays: from July 8, 2019

Public holidays

  • March 3 -  Mother’s Day (Sunday)
  • March 8 -  International Women’s Day (Friday)
  • April 9 -  Day of National Unity (Tuesday)
  • May 9 -  Day of Victory over Fascism (Thursday)
  • May 12 -  Saint Andrew the First-Called Day (Sunday)
  • May 26 - Independence Day (Sunday)