Academic Calendar

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2015-2016

KEY DATES AND DEADLINES

FALL TERM

Description

Date

Opening ceremony
Teaching commences

September 15

Tuition Payment Deadline

September 15

Add/drop modules

August 25-September 10

Change modules

September 1-10

Last day of teaching

December 30

Final semester examinations

January 5-30

SPRING TERM

Change modules

January 30- February 10

Spring Break

February 1-15

Tuition Payment Deadline

February 15

Teaching commences

February 16

Final semester examinations

June 1-30

Final state examinations

June 5-30

Graduation ceremony

End of June

Summer School*

July 15- August 30 (5 weeks)

Exam week for Summer School

Mid-End of August lasts one week (actual start and end dates may vary depending on the schedule).

Please note that the University is closed on National Holidays and Memorable Days

Sacrifice feast (Gurban Bayrami)

September 1-4

National Independence Day

October 18

State Flag Day

November 9

"Black January"

January 20

International Women's Day

March 8

Novruz Holiday and Spring Break

March 20-25

Victory Day

May 9

Republic Day

May 28

Last day of classes

May 30

Ramadan holiday

July 5

National Salvation Day

June 15

Azerbaijan Armed Forces Day

June 26- Azerbaijan Armed Forces Day
June 27- Azerbaijan Armed Forces Day observed

International Solidarity Day of Azerbaijanis / 

New Year Holidays

December 31

December 31 - January 4