ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Fall semester:

For the Bachelor's Degree and the Doctoral Degree students (16 September, 2019 – 9 February, 2020)

Administrative and academic registration:

  • Freshman: 2 - 13 September, 2019
  • Remaining students:September 13, 2019

Lectures period: 16 September – 28 December, 2019
Midterm Examinations: 4 – 16 November, 2019
Examinations: 13 January – 8 February, 2020

For doctoral degree students final semester dates are as follows:

  • Submission of the thesis: 14-19 October, 2019
  • Thesis defense: including February 8, 2020

New Year's Eve/Christmas holidays: 30 December, 2019 – 11 January, 2020
Holidays between semesters: 10 -15 February, 2020

For the Master’s degree second year cycle students (30 September, 2019 - February 14, 2020)

  • Administrative and academic registration: 20 September, 2019
  • Lectures period: 30 September, 2019 – 21 January, 2020
  • Midterm Examinations: 18 -30 November, 2019
  • Examinations period: 22 January – 14 February, 2020

Public Holidays:

  • October 14 - Day of Svetitskhovloba (Sunday)
  • November 23 -  Saint George’s Day (Friday)
  • January 19 - Orthodox Epiphany (Saturday)

Spring semester (February 24- July 10, 2020):

  • Administrative registration 24 February, 2020
  • Academic registration: 15-29 February, 2020
  • Lectures period: 24 February - 13 July, 2020
  • Midterm Examinations: 21 April - 2 May, 2020
  • Examinations period: 15 June – 10 July, 2020

For doctoral degree students final semester dates are as follows:

  • Submission of the thesis: 2 – 6 March, 2020
  • Thesis defense: including July 10, 2020

Easter holidays: 13 - 20 April
Summer holidays: from July 11, 2020

Public holidays

  • March 3 -  Mother’s Day (Sunday)
  • March 8 -  International Women’s Day (Friday)
  • April 9 -  Day of National Unity (Tuesday)
  • May 9 -  Day of Victory over Fascism (Thursday)
  • May 12 -  Saint Andrew the First-Called Day (Sunday)
  • May 26 - Independence Day (Sunday)