Academic Calendar

FALL SEMESTER

Submission Deadline of 2019-2020 Fall Semester Part-Time Instructors to (Graduate) Schools July 31, 2019
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) August 11 – 14, 2019 Sunday – Wednesday
Submission Deadline of 2019-2020 Fall Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs August 16, 2019
Victory Day August 30, 2019 Friday
Announcement of Course Schedules September 9, 2019
Submission of Advisor Lists to Department of Student Affairs for Undergraduate Students September 9 – 13, 2019
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to (Graduate) Schools September 9, 2019
Course Registrations & Advisor Approvals September 17 – 19, 2019
Opening Ceremony and Orientation September 23, 2019
First Day of Classes for Undergraduate and Graduate Students September 23, 2019
Course Add – Drop & Advisor Approvals October 1 – 3, 2019
Republic Day October 29, 2019 Tuesday
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications November 15, 2019
Submission Deadline of Exam Lists for 2019-2020 Fall Semester to Department of Student Affairs November 22, 2019
Submission Deadline of 2019-2020 Spring Semester Part-Time Instructors to (Graduate) Schools November 29, 2019
PhD Qualification Exams of Fall Semester November 29 – December 27, 2019
Submission Deadline of 2018-2019 Spring Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs December 13, 2019
Application Deadline of Thesis Defense for Master’s Programs December 16, 2019
Announcement of Final Exam Schedule December 23, 2019
End of Classes December 27, 2019
Final Exams December 30, 2019 – January 10, 2020
Thesis Defenses for Master’s Programs December 30 – January 10, 2020
New Year’s Day January 1, 2020 Wednesday
Submission Deadline of Final Grades January 17, 2020
Submission Grades Deadline of Compensated Final Exams for Who Did Not Attend January 24, 2020
Last Day to Finalize Incomplete Grades January 31, 2020
Last Day to Submit Exam Documents to (Graduate) Schools January 31, 2020

SPRING SEMESTER

Announcement of Course Schedules January 13, 2020
Last day for Submission of Advisor Changes to Department of Student Affairs January 13, 2020
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to (Graduate) Schools January 13, 2020
Course Registrations & Advisor Approvals January 21 – 23, 2020
First Day of Classes for Undergraduate and Graduate Students January 27, 2020
Course Add – Drop & Advisor Approvals February 4 – 6, 2020
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications March 20, 2020
Submission Deadline of Exam Lists for 2019-2020 Spring Semester to Department of Student Affairs March 30, 2020
Spring Break April 6 – 10, 2020
National Independence and Children’s Day April 23, 2020 Thursday
Submission Deadline of 2019-2020 Summer Semester Part-Time Instructors to (Graduate) Schools April 30, 2020
Submission Deadline of 2019-2020 Summer Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs April 30, 2020
Labor and Solidarity Day May 1, 2020 Friday
Announcement of Final Exam Schedule May 4, 2020
Application Deadline of Thesis Defense for Master’s Programs May 4, 2020
End of Classes May 8, 2020
Final Exams May 11 – 22, 2020
The Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth & Sports Day May 19, 2020 Tuesday
Eid al-Fitr (Feast of Ramadan) May 24 – 26, 2020 Sunday – Tuesday
PhD Qualification Exams of Spring Semester May 27 – June 30, 2020
Thesis Defenses for Master’s Programs June 1 – 19, 2020
Submission Deadline of Final Grades June 1, 2020
Submission Grades Deadline of Compensated Final Exams for Who Did Not Attend June 8, 2020
Last Day to Submit Exam Documents to (Graduate) Schools June 15, 2020
Last Day to Finalize Incomplete Grades June 15, 2020

SUMMER SEMESTER

Announcement of Course Schedules May 22, 2020
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to (Graduate) Schools May 22, 2020
Course Registrations & Advisor Approvals June 3 – 4, 2020
First Day of Classes June 8, 2020
Course Add- Drop & Advisor Approvals June 10 – 11, 2020
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications July 3, 2020
Democracy and National Unity Day July 15, 2020 Wednesday
Application Deadline of Thesis Defense for Master’s Programs July 20, 2020
End of Classes July 24, 2020
Final Exams July 27 – 29, 2020
Submission Deadline of 2020-2021 Fall Semester Part-Time Instructors to (Graduate) Schools July 30, 2020
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) July 31 – August 3, 2020 Friday – Monday
Submission Deadline of Final Grades August 10, 2020
Submission Grades Deadline of Compensated Final Exams for Who Did Not Attend August 17, 2020
Thesis Defenses for Master’s Programs August 18 – 28, 2020
Last Day to Finalize Incomplete Grades August 24, 2020
Last Day to Submit Exam Documents to (Graduate) Schools August 24, 2020
Victory Day August 30, 2020 Sunday

FALL SEMESTER

TURKISH APPLICANTS INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS
Undergraduate Transfer Applications (with Central Placement Score) August 1 – 15, 2019
Inter-Institutional Undergraduate Transfer Applications (with Grade Point Average) August 1 – 15, 2019
Announcement Application Requirements and Quotas for Double Major – Minor Program and Undergraduate Transfer Applications Between Programs in IHU August 20, 2019
Application Period for Double Major – Minor Program and Undergraduate Transfer Applications Between Programs in IHU August 27 – September 5, 2019
Application Deadline for Optional Foreign Language Preparation Program Scholarships September 2, 2019
Registration Period for New Students and Placement and Proficiency exams for Foreign Languages* September 2 – 6, 2019
Registration Period for Graduate Students September 9 – 13, 2019
Registration Period for International Students and Placement and Proficiency exams for Foreign Languages September 9 – 13, 2019
Deadline for Submition Results of Double Major – Minor Program and Undergraduate Transfer Applications Between Programs in IHU Applications to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement September 10, 2019
Deadline for Submition Results of Inter-Institutional Undergraduate Transfer Applications (with Grade Point Average) to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement September 10, 2019
Announcement of Undergraduate Transfer Application Results (with Central Placement Score) and Submission to Department of Student Affairs September 10, 2019
Registration for Inter-Institutional Undergraduate Transfer Applications (with Grade Point Average) September 11 – 13, 2019
Registration Period for Admitted Candidates through Undergraduate Transfer Applications (with Central Placement Score) September 11 – 13, 2019
Registration for Double Major – Minor Program and Undergraduate Transfer Applications Between Programs in IHU September 11 – 13, 2019
Application Deadline for Students with Special Status September 20, 2019
OSYS Additional Placement Registrations and Placement and Proficiency exams for Foreign Languages* September 30 – October 4, 2019
Early Application Period for Graduate School of Education, Islamic Studies, Humanities and Social Sciences and Business (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) December 9, 2019 – February 14, 2020 December 9, 2019 – March 6, 2020

SPRING SEMESTER

Application Deadline for Students with Special Status January 31, 2020
Exams and Interwievs for Graduate Programs Early Applicants (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) February 24 – 27, 2020 March 30 – April 2, 2020
Deadline for Submission of Admitted Graduate Student Lists in Early Application Period to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) March 6, 2020 April 8, 2020
Sending Acceptance Letters to Graduate Students admitted in Early Application Period (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) March 13, 2020 April 20, 2020
Early Registration Period for Graduate Students admitted in Early Application Period (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) March 16 – 20, 2020 May 11 – 15, 2020
Application Period for Alliance of Civilizations Institute Programs (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) March 16 – June 15, 2020 February 24 – May 15, 2020
Application Period for Graduate School of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences and Business (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) April 6 – June 15, 2020 May 4 – July 8, 2020
Application Period for Graduate School of Islamic Studies (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) April 6 – July 3, 2020 May 4 – July 8, 2020

SUMMER SEMESTER

Application Period for International Students to Undergraduate Programs May 4  – July 17, 2020
Application Deadline for Students with Special Status June 12, 2020
Exams and Interwievs for Alliance of Civilizations Institute Programs Applicants (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) June 22 – 26, 2020 May 27 – 28, 2020
Turkish, English and Arabic Tests of Placement and Proficiency for International Applicants to Undergraduate Programs (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) June 11 – 12, 2020
July 16 – 17, 2020
Exams and Interwievs for Graduate School of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences and Business Applicants (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) June 22 – 26, 2020 July 27 – 30, 2020
Late Application Period for Graduate Programs (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) July 1 – August 21, 2020
Exams and Interwievs for Undergraduate Programs Applicants (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) July 20 – 28, 2020
Exams and Interwievs for Graduate School of Islamic Studies Applicants (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) July 6 – 10, 2020 July 27 – 30, 2020
Deadline for Submission of Admitted Graduate Students for School of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Alliance of Civilizations Institute to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) July 10, 2020 August 6, 2020
Deadline for Submission of Admitted Graduate Students for School of Islamic Studies to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) July 17, 2020 August 6, 2020
Sending Acceptance Letters to Admitted Graduate Students for School of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Alliance of Civilizations Institute in Application Period (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) July 17, 2020 August 14, 2020
Sending Acceptance Letters to Admitted Graduate Students for School of Islamic Studies in Application Period (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) July 24, 2020 August 14, 2020
Early Registration Period for Graduate Students admitted in Application Period (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) July 27 – 30, 2020
Undergraduate Transfer Applications (with Central Placement Score)* August 1 – 15, 2020
Inter-Institutional Undergraduate Transfer Applications (with Grade Point Average) August 1 – 15, 2020*
Deadline for Submission of Admitted International Undergraduate Student Lists to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement August 7, 2020
Sending Acceptance Letters to International Undergraduate Students admitted (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) August 7, 2020
Announcement Application Requirements and Quotas for Double Major – Minor Program and Undergraduate Transfer Applications Between Programs in IHU August 18, 2020
Application Period for Double Major – Minor Program and Undergraduate Transfer Applications Between Programs in IHU August 25 – September 3, 2020
Exams and Interwievs for Graduate Programs Late Applicants (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) August 26 – 28, 2020
Deadline for Transfer Applications to Graduate Programs August 28, 2020
Deadline for Submission of Admitted Graduate Student Lists in Late Application Period to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) September 3, 2020
Sending Acceptance Letters to Admitted Graduate Students in Late Application Period (For 2020-2021 Fall Semester) September 4, 2020
* These dates are provisional. Specific registration dates will be announced by OSYM.

FALL SEMESTER

Course Registration Transactions of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 1 September 18 – 23, 2019
First Day of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 1 September 23, 2019
Opening Ceremony and Orientation September 23, 2019
Republic Day October 29, 2019 Tuesday
Final Exams for IHU TÖMER Preparation Program Module 1 November 4 – 8, 2019
Final Exams for Arabic and English Preparation Programs Module 1 November 11 – 12, 2019
PTE Academic for English Preparation Program Module 1 November 12, 2019
Deadline for Submission Results of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 1 to Department of Student Affairs November 13, 2019
Course Registration Transactions of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 2 November 13 – 18, 2019
First Day of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 2 November 18, 2019
Final Exams for IHU TÖMER Preparation Program Module 2 December 30, 2019 – January 3, 2020
New Year’s Day January 1, 2020 Wednesday
Final Exams for Arabic and English Preparation Program Module 2 January 6 – 7, 2020
PTE Academic for English Preparation Program Module 2 January 7, 2020
Deadline for Submission Results of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 2 and students who are eligible to start undergraduate program to Department of Student Affairs January 10, 2020

SPRING SEMESTER

Course Registration Transactions of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 3 January 15 – 20, 2020
First Day of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 3 January 20, 2020
Final Exams for IHU TÖMER Preparation Program Module 3 March 2 – 6, 2020
Final Exams for Arabic and English Preparation Program Module 3 March 9 – 10, 2020
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 3 March 10, 2020
Deadline for Submission Results of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 3 to Department of Student Affairs March 11, 2020
Course Registration Transactions of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 4 March 11 – 16, 2020
First Day of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 4 March 16, 2020
National Independence and Children’s Day April 23, 2020 Thursday
Final Exam for IHU TÖMER Preparation Program Module 4 April 27 – 30, 2020
Labor and Solidarity Day May 1, 2020 Friday
Final Exam for Arabic and English Preparation Program Module 4 May 4 – 5, 2020
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 4 May 5, 2020
Deadline for Submission Results of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 4 to Department of Student Affairs May 6, 2020

SUMMER SEMESTER

Course Registration Transactions of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 5 May 6 – 11, 2020
First Day of English and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 5 May 11, 2020
The Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth & Sports Day May 19, 2020 Tuesday
Eid al-Fitr (Feast of Ramadan) May 24 – 26, 2020 Sunday – Tuesday
First Day of Arabic Preparation Programs Module 5 June 1, 2020
Final Exam for IHU TÖMER Preparation Program Module 5 June 22 – 26, 2020
Final Exam for Arabic and English Preparation Program Module 5 June 29 – 30, 2020
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 5 June 30, 2020
Deadline for Submission Results of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 5 to Department of Student Affairs July 1, 2020
Democracy and National Unity Day July 15, 2020 Wednesday
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) July 31 – August 3, 2020 Friday – Monday
Victory Day August 30, 2020 Sunday

FALL SEMESTER

Submission Deadline of 2018-2019 Fall Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs August 17, 2018
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) August 21 – 24, 2018 Tuesday – Friday
Victory Day August 30, 2018 Thursday
Registration Period for New Students September 3 – 7, 2018
English and Arabic Tests of Placement and Proficiency September 3 – 7, 2018
Announcement of Course Schedules September 10, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to (Graduate) Schools September 17, 2018
Submission of Advisor Lists to Department of Student Affairs September 17 – 21, 2018
Course Registrations & Advisor Approvals September 24 – 27, 2018
Opening Ceremony October 1, 2018
Orientation Days October 1 – 3, 2018
First Day of Classes for Undergraduate and Graduate Students October 1, 2018
OSYS Additional Placement Registrations October 1 – 5, 2018
Course Add – Drop & Advisor Approvals October 8 – 11, 2018
Republic Day October 29, 2018 Monday
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications November 23, 2018
Submission Deadline of 2018-2019 Spring Semester Part-Time Instructors to (Graduate) Schools November 30, 2018
Submission Deadline of Exam Lists for 2018-2019 Fall Semester to Department of Student Affairs November 30, 2018
PhD Qualification Exams of Fall Semester December 7, 2018 – January 4, 2019
Application Deadline of Thesis Defense for Master’s Programs December 24, 2018
Submission Deadline of 2018-2019 Spring Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs December 28, 2018
Announcement of Final Exam Schedule December 31, 2018
New Year’s Day January 1, 2019 Tuesday
End of Classes January 4, 2019
Final Exams January 7 – 18, 2019
Thesis Defenses for Master’s Programs January 7 – 18, 2019
Submission Deadline of Final Grades January 25, 2019
Last Day to Finalize Incomplete Grades February 8, 2019
Last Day to Submit Course Evaluation Forms to (Graduate) Schools February 8, 2019

SPRING SEMESTER

Announcement of Course Schedules January 28, 2019
Last day for Submission of Advisor Changes to Department of Student Affairs January 28, 2019
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to (Graduate) Schools January 28, 2019
Course Registrations & Advisor Approvals February 5 – 7, 2019
First Day of Classes for Undergraduate and Graduate Students February 11, 2019
Course Add- Drop & Advisor Approvals February 19 – 21, 2019
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications April 5, 2019
Submission Deadline of Exam Lists for 2018-2019 Spring Semester to Department of Student Affairs April 8, 2019
National Independence and Children’s Day April 23, 2019 Tuesday
Submission Deadline of 2018-2019 Summer Semester Part-Time Instructors to (Graduate) Schools April 30, 2019
Labor and Solidarity Day May 1, 2019 Wednesday
Submission Deadline of 2018-2019 Summer Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs May 10, 2019
Announcement of Final Exam Schedule May 13, 2019
End of Classes May 17, 2019
The Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth & Sports Day May 19, 2019 Sunday
Final Exams May 20 – 31, 2019
PhD Qualification Exams of Spring Semester May 20 – June 21, 2019
Application Deadline of Thesis Defense for Master’s Programs May 27, 2019
Eid al-Fitr (Feast of Ramadan) June 4 – 6, 2019 Tuesday – Thursday
Submission Deadline of Final Grades June 10, 2019
Thesis Defenses for Master’s Programs June 10 – 28, 2019
Submission Grades Deadline of Compensated Final Exams for Who Did Not Attend June 17, 2019
Last Day to Submit Course Evaluation Forms to (Graduate) Schools June 24, 2019
Last Day to Finalize Incomplete Grades June 24, 2019

SUMMER SEMESTER

Announcement of Course Schedules May 31, 2019
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to (Graduate) Schools May 31, 2019
Course Registrations & Advisor Approvals June 12 – 13, 2019
First Day of Classes June 17, 2019
Course Add- Drop & Advisor Approvals June 19 – 20, 2019
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications July 12, 2019
Democracy and National Unity Day July 15, 2019 Monday
Submission Deadline of 2019-2020 Fall Semester Part-Time Instructors to (Graduate) Schools July 31, 2019
End of Classes August 2, 2019
Application Deadline of Thesis Defense for Master’s Programs August 5, 2019
Final Exams August 5 – 9, 2019
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) August 11 – 14, 2019 Sunday – Wednesday
Thesis Defenses for Master’s Programs August 19 – 29, 2019
Submission Deadline of Final Grades August 21, 2019
Submission Grades Deadline of Compensated Final Exams for Who Did Not Attend August 28, 2019
Victory Day August 30, 2019 Friday
Last Day to Finalize Incomplete Grades September 4, 2019
Last Day to Submit Course Evaluation Forms to (Graduate) Schools September 4, 2019

FALL SEMESTER

TURKISH APPLICANTS INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS
Undergraduate Transfer Applications (with Central Placement Score) August 1 – 15, 2018
Exams and Interwievs for Applicants Applying to Graduate Programs (Late Application Period) September 3 – 4, 2018
Announcement of Undergraduate Transfer Application Results September 7, 2018
Registration Period for Admitted Candidates through Undergraduate Transfer Applications September 10 – 14, 2018
Announcing and Submission the Admitted Students to the Graduate Programs to Student Affairs (for Late Application Period) September 14, 2018
Registration Period for Graduate Students September 17 – 21, 2018
Registration Period for International Students September 17 – 21, 2018
Turkish, English and Arabic Tests of Placement and Proficiency September 17 – 21, 2018
Application Deadline for Students with Special Status October 8, 2018
Early Application Period for  Graduate Programs (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) December 10, 2018 – February 15, 2019 December 10, 2018 – March 9, 2019

SPRING SEMESTER

Turkish, English and Arabic Tests of Placement and Proficiency (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) February 5 – 7, 2019 March 12 – 14, 2019
Application Deadline for Students with Special Status February 8, 2019
Exams and Interwievs for Graduate Programs Early Applicants (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) February 25 – 28, 2019 March 18 – 22, 2019
Deadline for Submission of Admitted Graduate Student Lists in Early Application Period to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) March 8, 2019 April 10, 2019
Sending Acceptance Letters to Graduate Students Admitted in Early Application Period (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) March 22, 2019 April 10, 2019
Early Registration Period for Graduate Students Admitted in Early Application Period (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) March 25 – 29, 2019 May 13 – 17, 2019
Application Period for Graduate School of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Alliance of Civilizations Institute (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) April 8 – June 17, 2019 May 5 – July 10, 2019
Application Period for Graduate School of Islamic Studies (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) April 8 – July 5, 2019 May 5 – July 10, 2019

SUMMER SEMESTER

Application Period for International Students to Undergraduate Programs May 6  – July 20, 2019
Turkish, English and Arabic Tests of Placement and Proficiency (International Applicants (Undergraduate Programs)  / For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) June 13 – 14, 2019
July 18 – 19, 2019
Application Deadline for Students with Special Status June 14, 2019
Turkish, English and Arabic Tests of Placement and Proficiency (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) June 19 – 20, 2019 July 16 – 18, 2019
Application Deadline for International Students to Undergraduate Programs July 20, 2019
Exams and Interwievs for Graduate School of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Alliance of Civilizations Institute Applicants (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) June 24 – 28, 2019 July 22 – 26, 2019
Late Application Period for Graduate Programs (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) July 1 – August 23, 2019
Exams and Interwievs for Graduate School of Islamic Studies Applicants (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) July 8 – 12, 2019 July 22 – 26, 2019
Exams and Interwievs for Undergraduate Programs Applicants (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) July 22 – 30, 2019
Deadline for Submission of Admitted Graduate Students for School of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Alliance of Civilizations Institute to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) July 9, 2019 August 8, 2019
Deadline for Submission of Admitted Graduate Students for School of Islamic Studies Institute to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) July 17, 2019 August 8, 2019
Sending Acceptance Letters to  Admitted Graduate Students for School of Education, Islamic Studies, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Alliance of Civilizations Institute in Application Period (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) July 19, 2019 August 8, 2019
Early Registration Period for Graduate Students admitted in Application Period (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) July 22 – 25, 2019
Undergraduate Transfer Applications (with Central Placement Score) August 1 – 15, 2019
Inter-Institutional Undergraduate Transfer Applications (with Grade Point Average) August 1 – 15, 2019
Deadline for Submission of Admitted International Undergraduate Student Lists to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement August 1, 2019
Sending Acceptance Letters to International Undergraduate Students admitted (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) August 2, 2019
Announcement Application Requirements and Quotas for Double Major – Minor Program and Undergraduate Transfer Applications Between Programs in IHU August 20, 2019
Exams and Interviews for Graduate Programs Late Applicants (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) August 27 – 29, 2019
Application Period for Double Major – Minor Program and Undergraduate Transfer Applications Between Programs in IHU August 27 – September 5, 2019
Deadline for Transfer Applications to Graduate Programs August 29, 2019
Deadline for Submission of Admitted Graduate Students List in Late Application Period to Department of Student Affairs and Announcement (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) September 5, 2019
Sending Acceptance Letter to Admitted Graduate Students in Late Application Period (For 2019-2020 Fall Semester) September 6, 2019

FALL SEMESTER

Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) August 21 – 24, 2018 Tuesday – Friday
Victory Day August 30, 2018 Thursday
English and Arabic Tests of Placement and Proficiency September 3 – 7, 2018
Opening Ceremony October 1, 2018
First Day of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 1 September 24, 2018
Orientation Days September 24 – 26, 2018
End Level Studies 1 for Arabic Preparation Program October 22 – 26, 2018
Republic Day October 29, 2018 Monday
Evaluation, Analysis and End Module Studies for Arabic Preparation Program Module 1 November 12 – 16, 2018
Final Exam for IHU TÖMER and English Preparation Program Module 1 November 13, 2018
Deadline for Submission Results of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 1 to Department of Student Affairs November 23, 2018
First Day of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 2 November 26, 2018
End Level Studies 2 for Arabic Preparation Program December 24 – 26, 2018
New Year’s Day January 1, 2019 Tuesday
Final Exams for IHU TÖMER and English Preparation Program Module 2 January 14 – 18, 2019
Evaluation, Analysis and End Module Studies for Arabic Preparation Program Module 2 January 17 – 18, 2019
PTE Academic for English Preparation Program Module 2 January 18, 2019
Deadline for Submission Results of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 2 and students who are eligible to start undergraduate program to Department of Student Affairs January 25, 2019

SPRING SEMESTER

Renewing Registration Transactions of Arabic Preparation Program Module 3 January 24 – 28, 2019
First Day of Arabic Preparation Program Module 3 January 28, 2019
Renewing Registration Transactions of English and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 3 January 31 – February 4, 2019
First Day of English and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 3 February 4, 2019
End Level Studies 3 for Arabic Preparation Program March 18 – 22, 2019
Deadline for Submission Results of Arabic Preparation Program Module 3 to Department of Student Affairs March 22, 2019
Final Exams for IHU TÖMER and English Preparation Program Module 3 March 25 – 29, 2019
Renewing Registration Transactions of Arabic Preparation Program Module 4 March 21 – 25, 2019
First Day of Arabic Preparation Program Module 4 March 25, 2019
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 3 March 29, 2019
Deadline for Submission Results of English and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 3 to Department of Student Affairs April 1, 2019
Renewing Registration Transactions of English and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 4 April 3 – 8, 2019
First Day of English and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 4 April 8, 2019
National Independence and Children’s Day April 23, 2019 Tuesday
Labor and Solidarity Day May 1, 2019 Wednesday
End Level Studies 4 for Arabic Preparation Program May 13 – 17, 2019
The Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth & Sports Day May 19, 2019 Sunday
Final Exam for IHU TÖMER and English Preparation Program Module 4 May 27 – 30, 2019
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 4 May 31, 2019
Deadline for Submission Results of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 4 to Department of Student Affairs June 3, 2019
Eid al-Fitr (Feast of Ramadan) June 4 – 6, 2019 Tuesday – Thursday

SUMMER SEMESTER

Renewing Registration Transactions of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 5 June 5 – 10, 2019
First Day of English, Arabic and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 5 June 10, 2019
End Level Studies 5 for Arabic Preparation Program July 8 – 12, 2019
Democracy and National Unity Day July 15, 2019 Monday
Deadline for Submission Results of Arabic Preparation Program Module 5 to Department of Student Affairs July 19, 2019
Final Exam for IHU TÖMER and English Preparation Program Module 5 July 29 – 31, 2019
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 5 August 2, 2019
Deadline for Submission Results of English and İHU TÖMER Preparation Programs Module 5 to Department of Student Affairs August 7, 2019
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) August 11 – 14, 2019 Sunday – Wednesday
Victory Day August 30, 2019 Friday

2017-2018 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

FALL SEMESTER

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS  ALLIANCE OF CIVILIZATIONS INSTITUTE GRADUATE SCHOOLS OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES & EDUCATION & BUSINESS
Registration Period for New Students August 14 – 18, 2017
English Test of Placement and Proficiency August 14 – 18, 2017
Arabic Test of Placement and Proficiency August 14 – 18, 2017
Application Deadline for International Students to Undergraduate Programs August 18, 2017
Submission Deadline of 2017-2018 Fall Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs August 24, 2017 August 31, 2017 September 22, 2017
Submission Deadline of Admitted International Student Lists to Department of Student Affairs August 28, 2017
Victory Day August 30, 2017 (Wednesday)
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) September 1-4, 2017 (Friday – Monday)
OSYS Additional Placement Registrations  September 5 – 8, 2017
Application Deadline for Graduate Programs September 6, 2017
Turkish, English and Arabic Proficiency Test for Graduate Programs Applicants September 7 – 8, 2017
Interwievs for Graduate Programs September 11 – 12, 2017
Announcement of Course Schedules September 11, 2017 September 18, 2017 October 13, 2017
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to Schools/Institutes September 11, 2017 September 18, 2017 October 13, 2017
Registration of International Students September 11 – 15, 2017
Submission of Advisor Lists to Department of Student Affairs September 11 – 15, 2017 September 11 – 15, 2017 October 9 – 13, 2017
Turkish, English and Arabic Test of Placement and Proficiency for International Students September 11 – 15, 2017
First Day of English Preparation Program  Module 1 September 18, 2017
First Day of Arabic Preparation Program  Module 1 September 18, 2017
Exams and Interwievs for 2nd Application Period September 28 – October 4, 2017
Submission Deadline of Admitted Student Lists to Department of Student Affairs September 13, 2017 September 25, 2017
Submission Deadline of Admitted Student Lists to Department of Student Affairs for 2nd Application Period October 13, 2017
Final Registrations of Admitted Students September 18 – 21, 2017 September 28 – October 20, 2017
Course Registrations and Advisor Approvals September 18 – 22, 2017 September 25 – 29,  2017 October 16 – 20, 2017
First Day of Classes September 25, 2017 October 2, 2017 October 23, 2017
Orientation September 25 – 27, 2017 October 2 – 4 ,2017 October 23 – 25, 2017
Course Add- Drop & Advisor Approvals  October 2 – 6, 2017 October 9 – 13, 2017 October 30 – November 3, 2017
Application Deadline for Students with Special Status October 2, 2017 October 9, 2017 October 30, 2017
End Level Studies 1 for Arabic Preparation Program October 16 – 20, 2017
Republic Day October 29, 2017 (Sunday)
Evaluation, Analysis and End Module Studies for Arabic Preparation Program Module 1 November 06 – 10, 2017
Final Exam for English Preparation Program Module 1 November 7, 2017
PTE Academic for English Preparation Program Module 1 November 10, 2017
First Day of English Preparation Program Module 2 November 13, 2017
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications November 17, 2017 November 24, 2017 December 15, 2017
First Day of Arabic Preparation Program Module 2 November 20, 2017
Submission Deadline of Exam Lists for 2017-2018 Fall Semester to Department of Student Affairs November 24, 2017 December 1, 2017 December 22, 2017
PhD Qualification Exams of Fall Semester December 8, 2017 –  January 5, 2018
Application Deadline of Thesis Defense for Master Programs December 18, 2017
End Level Studies for Arabic Preparation Program December 18 – 20, 2017
Submission Deadline of 2017-2018 Spring Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs December 22, 2017 December 29, 2017
Announcement of Final Exam Schedule December 25, 2017 January 2, 2018 January 22, 2018
New Year’s Day January 1, 2018 (Monday)
End of classes December 29, 2017 January 5, 2018 January 26, 2018
Final Exam for English Preparation Program Module 2 January 2, 2018
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 2 January 5, 2018
Final Exams January 2 – 12, 2018 January 8 – 19, 2018 January 29 – February 2, 2018
Thesis Defenses for Master Programs January 8 – 19, 2018
Evaluation, Analysis and End Module Studies for Arabic Preparation Program Module 2 January 4 – 5, 2018
Early Application Period for Graduate Programs January 15 – February 16, 2018
Submission Deadline of Final Grades January 19, 2018 January 26, 2018 February 9, 2018
Last Day to Submit Course Evaluation Forms to Schools/Institutes January 26, 2018 February 2, 2018 February 16, 2018
Last Day to Finalize Incomplete Grades February 2, 2018 February 16, 2018

SPRING SEMESTER

UNDER GRADUATE PROGRAMS  ALLIENCES OF CIVILIZATIONS INSTITUTE SOCIAL SICIENCES INSTITUTE
First Day of English Preparation Program Module 3 January 22, 2018
First Day of Arabic Preparation Program Module 3 January 22, 2018
Announcement of Course Schedules January 29, 2018 February 5, 2018
Last day for Submission of Advisor Changes to Department of Student Affairs January 29, 2018 February 5, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to Schools/Institutes January 29, 2018 February 5, 2018
Course Registrations & Advisor Approvals  February 5 – 9, 2018  February 12 – 16, 2018
Turkish, English and Arabic Proficiency Tests for Applicants Applying to Graduate Programs (Early Application Period) February 14 – 16, 2018
First Day of Classes  February 12, 2018  February 19, 2018
Exams and Interwievs for Applicants Applying to Graduate Programs (Early Application Period) February 26 – 28 2018
Course Add-Drop & Advisor Approvals  February 19 – 23, 2018 February 26 – March 2, 2018
End Level Studies for Arabic Preparation Program  February 19 – 23, 2018
Application Deadline for Students with Special Status  February 19 , 2018  February 26 , 2018
Final Exam for English Preparation Program Module 3 March 13, 2018
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 3 March 16, 2018
Evaluation, Analysis and End Module Studies for Arabic Preparation Program Module 3 March 14 – 16, 2018
Announcing and Submission the Admitted Students to the Graduate Programs to Student Affairs (Early Application Period) March 30, 2018
Spring Break (Except preparation programs) April 2 – 8, 2018 (Monday-Sunday)
First Day of English Preparation Program Module 4 March 26, 2018
First Day of Arabic Preparation Program Module 4 March 26, 2018
Normal Application Period for Graduate Programs April 9 – June 25 2018
Submission Deadline of 2017-2018 Spring Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs April 9, 2018 April 16, 2018
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications  April 13, 2018  April 20, 2018
National Independence and Children’s Day April 23, 2018 (Monday)
Labor and Solidarity Day May 1, 2018 (Tuesday)
PhD Qualification Exams of Spring Semester 4 May – 1 June 2018
Evaluation, Analysis and End Module Studies for Arabic Preparation Program Module 4 May 7 – 11, 2018
Application Deadline of Thesis Defense for Master Programs May 14, 2018
Announcement of Final Exam Schedule May 14, 2018 May 21, 2018
Final Exam for English Preparation Program Module 4 May 15, 2018
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 4 May 18, 2018
Submission  Deadline of 2017-2018 Summer Semester Courses to Department of Student Affairs May 18, 2018 May 25, 2018
The Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth & Sports Day May 19, 2018 (Saturday)
End of Classes May 25, 2018 June 1, 2018
Final Exams May 28 – June 8, 2018 June 4 – 13,  2018
Thesis Defenses for Master Programs June 4 – 13, 2018
 Turkish, English and Arabic Proficiency Tests for Applicants Applying to Graduate Programs (Normal Application Period) June 16 – 25, 2018
Exams and Interwievs for Applicants Applying to Graduate Programs (Normal Application Period) June 28 – 29, 2018
Last Day to Submit Final Grades June 13, 2018 June 20, 2018
Last Day to Submit Course Evaluation Forms to Schools/Institutes June 20, 2018 July 4, 2018
Last Day to Finalize Incomplete Grades July 4, 2018

SUMMER SEMESTER

UNDER GRADUATE PROGRAMS  ALLIENCES OF CIVILIZATIONS INSTITUTE SOCIAL SICIENCES INSTITUTE
First Day of English Preparation Program Module 5 May 28,  2018
Announcement of Course Schedules June 11, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabuses to Schools/Institutes June 11, 2018
Eid al-Fitr (Feast of Ramadan) June 15 – 17, 2018 (Friday – Sunday)
Course Registrations & Advisor Approvals June 20 – 22, 2018
First Day of Classes June 25, 2018
Course Add-Drop & Advisor Approvals June 27 – 29, 2018
Announcing the Admitted Students to the Graduate Programs (Normal Application Period) July 6, 2018
Early Registration Period for Admitted Students to the Graduate Programs (for Early Application Period) July 9 – 13, 2018
Late Application Period for Graduate Programs  July 9 – August 26, 2018
Deadline for Course Withdrawal Applications July 20, 2018
Final Exams for English Preparation Program Module 5 July 24, 2018
PTE Academic for English Preparation Programs Module 5 July 27, 2018
Turkish, English and Arabic Proficiency Tests for Applicants Applying to Graduate Programs (Late Application Period)  July 28 – August 3, 2018
Submission the Admitted Students to the Graduate Programs to Student Affairs (Normal Application Period) August 3, 2018
Early Registration Period for Admitted Students to the Graduate Programs (for Normal Application Period)  August 8 – 10, 2018
End of Classes August 10, 2018
Final Exams August 13 – 15, 2018
Last Day to Submit Final Grades August 17, 2018
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) August 21 – 24, 2018 (Tuesday – Friday)
Last Day to Submit Course Evaluation Forms to Schools/Institutes August 29, 2018
Victory Day August 30, 2018 (Thursday)