Check FUNAI 2016/2017 Academic Calendar – (Revised)

federal-university-ndufu-alike-ikwo3-300x294We are glad to inform the general public that the Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo (FUNAI) revised academic calendar for 2016/2017 academic session is out and available online.

FUNAI 2016/2017 academic calendar has been approved by the senate in principle subject to adaptation in response to events and reviews.

FUNAI 2016/2017 Academic Calendar

                                                                      FIRST SEMESTER
1 Staff retreat/Orientation in preparation for the new academic session Wednesday, 2nd November-Friday 4th November, 2016
2 Arrival of Fresh Students, provision of Accommodation Saturday, 12th November, 2016
3 Registration starts for fresh students Monday, 14th November, 2016
4 Arrival of returning students, provision of accommodation and registration for returning students Monday, 19th November, 2016
5 Interdenominational service to inaugurate the academic session Sunday 20th November, 2016
6 Commencement of 1st semester lectures for fresh students Monday, 21st November, 2016
7 Convocation Saturday, 26th November, 2016
8 Commencement of 1st semester lectures for returning students Monday 28th November, 2016
9 Registration for courses end for fresh student Friday, 16th December, 2016
10 Christmas Break/students depart from campus Saturday, 17th December-Saturday, 7th January, 2017
11 Students return to campus Sunday, 8th January, 2017
12 Continuation of 1st Semester lectures Monday, 9th January-Friday 13th January 2017
13 Vice-Chancellor meets with Students and staff Wednesday 11th January, 2017
14 University Orientation for fresh students Thursday, 12th January-Friday, 13th January 2017
15 Registration for courses end for returning students Friday, 13th January, 2017
16 Mid-semester Examination for fresh students Monday, 16th January-Friday, 28th January 2017
17 Matriculation Wednesday, 18th January, 2017
18 Mid-Semester Examination for returning students Monday, 21st January-Friday, 28th January 2017


19 Last day for submission of mid-semester Exam result to the department for processing Friday, 10th February, 2017
20 Revision week for fresh students Monday, 13th March-Friday 18th March 2017


21 1st Semester Exam for fresh students Monday,21st March- Friday,31st March 2017
22 Revision week for returning students Monday, 13th March – Friday, 18th March, 2017
23 1st semester examination (200-400) Monday, 20th March – Friday 31st March 2017
24 End of Is‘ semester/Students vacate campus Sunday, 1st April, 2017
25 Marking and submission of Is1 Semester exam scripts/results to the department Thursday ,27th April, 2017
26 Students return to campus Saturday, 22nd April, 2017
27 Lectures begin Monday, 24th April, 2017
28 Faculty boards meet to consider Is1 Semester results Wednesday 26th April, 2017
29 Mid-Semester Examination Monday, 15th May, 2017- Friday, 19th May, 2017
30 Senate meet to approve 1st semester result Wednesday 31st May, 2017
31 Deadline for submission of 2nd semester Mid-semester Exam results to the HOD Thursday, 1st June, 2017
32 Last day for the submission of lsl semester students result to the Registry(Exam and Records) Friday,2nd June, 2017
33 Thanksgiving service to mark the end of the session Sunday, 11th June, 2017
34 Revision week Monday, 17th July , 2017 – Friday, 21st July, 2017
35 Examination Monday 24th July, 2017- Friday, 4th August, 2017
36 Break /students depart university campus Saturday 5th August, 2017
37 Marking and submission of 2nd Semester exam scripts/results to the department Wednesday, 16th August, 2017
38 Faculty Boards meet to consider 2 Semester results Wednesday, 23rd August, 2017
39 Senate meet to approve 2nd semester result Wednesday, 24th August, 2017
40 Last day for the submission of 2nd semester students’ result to the Registry (Exams and Records) Friday, 1st September, 2017
41 First semester Second semester
42 Registration – 1 week Registration – 0


43 Lectures – 11 weeks Lectures
44 Mid-Semester Test – 1 week Mid-Semester Test
45 Student’s week – 0 week Revision
46 Revision – 1 week Examination
47 Examination – 2 weeks
48 Total – 16 weeks Total
49 1st Wednesday of every month (Semester Time) Staff developmental workshop/seminar
50 2nd Wednesday of every month(Semester Time) Departmental research seminars series & meetings
51 3rd Wednesday of every month (Semester Time) Faculty Board Meetings
52 Last Wednesday of every month (Semester Time) Senate Meeting


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