Academic Calendar

Bachelor programs offered in Faculty of Medicine & Allied Medical Sciences (FM&AMS) are based on an academic year that comprises of two semesters of eighteen teaching weeks each. In addition to semester system examinations, the students are required to pass the professional examinations conducted under the supervision of Pakistan Medical & Dental Council. The semester durations are generally as follows:

Preparatory Session & Professional Examinations

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

October to December

January to May

June to October

Programs offered in Faculty of Engineering Science and Technology (FES&T) and Faculty of Commerce Economics and Management Sciences (FCE&MS), follow an academic year that comprises of two semesters of sixteen teaching weeks each, and a six week summer session. The semester durations are generally as follows:

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Summer Session

October to April

April to October

June to August (Intervening Spring Semester)

The University is officially closed on the following occasions:

Eid-ul-Fitr

Eid-ul-Adh-ha

Aashoura

Pakistan Day

International Labour Day

Independence Day

Eid Milad-un-Nabi

Birthday of Quaid-e-Azam

Four days beginning with 29th of Ramadan

Four days beginning with 9th of Dhul Haijja

Two days beginning with 9th of Muharram

March 23

May 1

August 14

Rabi-ul-Awal 12

December 25

The University observes all other holidays of national and cultural background announced by the Government.