ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR 2016-2017

FALL SEMESTER

04 - 07 July 2016 Religious Holiday: Ramadan Feast (3½ days)
15 - 19 August 2016 Preliminary registration of undergraduate students; payment of tuition fees (excluding Department of Interior Architecture)
30 August 2016 Victory Day (1 day)
05 - 09 September 2016 Tuition payment (except for newly enrolled students)
06 September 2016 English Proficiency Exam
11 - 15 September 2016 Sacrifice Feast Holiday (4½ days)
26 September 2016 Classes begin in all programs (English Prep. School included)
29 October 2016 National Holiday (Republic Foundation) (1½ days)
10 November 2016 Commemoration of Atatürk
18 November 2016 End of First Period at English Prep. School
19 - 27 November 2016 One-week break at English Prep. School
28 November 2016 Second Period begins at English Prep. School
01 January 2017 New Year’s holiday (1 day)
20 January 2017 End of Second Period at English Prep. School
01 February 2017 English Proficiency Exam (for Prep. School Students)

SPRING SEMESTER

30 January - 03 February 2017 Tuition payment (English Prep. School included)
13 February 2017 Third period begins at English Prep. School
07 April 2017 Third Period ends at English Prep. School
08 - 16 April 2017 One-week break at English Prep. School
17 April 2017 Fourth Period begins at English Prep. School
23 April 2017 National Sovereignty and Children’s Day (1 day)
01 May 2017 Labour and Solidarity Day (1 day)
19 May 2017 Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day (1 day)
09 June 2017 End of fourth Period at English Prep. School
14 June 2017 English Proficiency Exam (for Prep. School students)
24 - 27 June 2017 Ramadan Feast Holiday (3½ days)

SUMMER SCHOOL

20 - 23 June 2017 Tuition fee payment for Summer School
30 June 2017 Registration for Summer School
03 July - 18 August 2017 Summer School Period
21 - 22 August 2017 Summer School Final Exams
8 August 2017 Announcement of the Summer School Grades

* Academic Calendar for previous years