Principal Dates 2014

This section outlines important University dates including:

  • Semester dates and holidays
  • Important events and deadlines

Consider highlighting those dates which apply to you for easy reference.

* Asterisk indicates entry subject to change.

 

2014 Principal Dates

The following information is applicable to new and returning students enrolling in Semester One and/or Semester Two 2014.

New students who commence in October 2014 need to refer to the 2014 October intake principal dates.

Day Date Description
December 2013
Mon 9 Results: Released for Semester two.
Fri 13 Re-enrolment: Late re-enrolment for 2014 ends for coursework award and research student.
Sun 15 Graduation applications: Last day for submission of applications to graduate in Semester one 2014. (Masters and PhD students may apply up to 30 days before their preferred faculty ceremony).
January 2014
Wed 1 Public holiday: New Year Day (University closed).
Tue 14 Public holiday: Prophet Muhammad's Birthday (University closed).
Fri 17 Public holiday: Thaipusam.
Mon 27 Timetable: For Semester 1 2014 available.
Fri 31 Public holiday: Chinese New Year (University closed).
February 2014
Sat 1 Public holiday: Chinese New Year 2nd Day (University closed).
Tue 4 Examinations: Supplementary and special (deferred) exams for Semester two 2013 begin.
Fri 7 Examinations: Supplementary and special (deferred) exams for Semester two 2013 end.
Thu 20 Results: Released for Supplementary and special (deferred) exams for Semester two.
Mon 24 Orientation: For all campuses begins (dates and times will vary from campus to campus).
Fri 28 Orientation: Ends.
March 2014
Mon 3 Results: Released for Summer semester.
Mon 3 Semester one (S1-01) teaching period begins.
Fri 7 Last day to pay semester 1 fees without being charged a late payment penalty.
Fri 14 Last day to add Semester one (S1-01) on-campus units.
Fri 28 Last day to discontinue studies in order to qualify for a partial refund of fees relevant to semester one.
Mon 31 Last day to discontinue Semester one (S1-01) units without ‘withdrawn’ showing on academic record (transcript).
Mon 31 Census date for teaching periods: Semester one (S1-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees.
April 2014
Sun 6 Graduation ceremony: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - all faculties.
Mon 21 Mid-semester vacation begins.
Fri 25 Last day of mid-semester vacation.
Mon 28 Examinations: Timetable for Semester one published.
May 2014
Thu 1 Public holiday: Labour Day (University closed).
Mon 5 Last day to discontinue Semester one (S1-01) units with ‘withdrawn’ showing on academic record (transcript). Semester one units discontinued after this date will show as a ‘withdrawn fail’.
Tue 13 Public holiday: Wesak Day (University closed).
Fri 30 Semester one (S1-01) ends. Last day to discontinue units with 'withdrawn fail' on academic record (transcript). Units cannot be discontinued after this date.
June 2014
Mon 2 Swot Vac begins.
Fri 6 Swot Vac ends.
Sat 7 Public holiday: King's Birthday.
Mon 9 Examinations: For Semester one begins.
Mon 23 Timetable: For Semester 2 2014 available.
Fri 27 Examinations: For Semester one ends.
July 2014
Mon 14 Results: Released for Semester one.
Tue 15 Graduation Applications: Last day for submission of applications to graduate in Semester two 2014, including the AusAID student ceremony in July 2014 and the international student ceremony in December 2014.
Tue 15 Public holiday: Nuzul Al-Quran (University closed).
Mon 21 Orientation (mid-year): For all campuses begins (dates and times will vary from campus to campus).
Fri 25 Orientation (mid-year): Ends.
Mon 28 Semester two teaching period begins.
Mon 28 Public holiday: Hari Raya Puasa* (University closed).
Tue 29 Public holiday: Hari Raya Puasa* (University closed).
August 2014
Fri 1 Last day to pay Semester two fees without being charged a late payment penalty.
Mon 4 Last day to discontinue Full-year (FY-01) units with ‘withdrawn’ showing on academic record (transcript). Full-year units discontinued after this date will show as a ‘fail’.
Fri 8 Last day to add Semester two on-campus units.
Mon 11 Examinations: Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations from Summer and Semester one begin.
Fri 15 Examinations: Supplementary and special (deferred) examinations from Summer and Semester one end.
Fri 22 Last day to discontinue studies in order to qualify for a partial refund of fees relevant to Semester two.
Fri 22 Graduation Applications for Research Masters and PhD students: Last day for submission of applications to graduate in Semester two 2014.
Mon 25 Last day to discontinue Semester two units without ‘withdrawn’ on academic record (transcript).
Sun 31 Public holiday: National Day (University closed).
Sun 31 Census date for teaching periods: Semester two (S2-01). Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period without incurring fees.
September 2014
Mon 1 Public holiday: Replacement holiday for National Day (University closed).
Tue 16 Public holiday: Malaysia Day (University closed).
Mon 22 Examinations: Timetable for Semester two published.
Mon 29 Mid-semester vacation begins.
Mon 29 Last day to discontinue Semester two units with ‘withdrawn’ on academic record (transcript). Semester two units discontinued after this date will show as ‘withdrawn fail’.
October 2014
Fri 3 Mid-semester vacation ends.
Sun 5 Public holiday: Hari Raya Qurban* (University closed).
Mon 6 Public holiday: Replacement holiday for Hari Raya Qurban* (University closed).
Mon 13 Re-enrolment: (timely) re-enrolment for 2015 begins for coursework award and research students.
Wed 22 Public holiday: Deepavali (University closed).
Fri 24 Semester two (S2-01) ends. Last day to discontinue units in this teaching period with 'withdrawn fail' on academic record (transcript). Units cannot be discontinued after this date.
Sat 25 Public holiday: Awal Muharam (University closed).
Mon 27 Swot Vac begins.
Fri 31 Swot Vac ends.
November 2014
Mon 3 Examinations: For Semester two begins.
Fri 21 Examinations: For Semester two ends.
Sun 23 Graduation ceremony: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - all faculties.
Fri 28 Re-enrolment: Last day for 2015 (timely) re-enrolment for coursework award and research students.
Sat 29 Re-enrolment: Late re-enrolment for 2015 begins for coursework award and research students. A late fee will apply.
December 2014
Mon 8 Results: Released for Semester two.
Thu 11 Public holiday: Birthday of the Sultan of Selangor (University closed).
Fri 12 Re-enrolment: Late re-enrolment for 2015 ends for coursework award and research students.
Mon 15 Graduation Applications: Last day for submission of applications to graduate in Semester one 2015. (Masters and PhDs may apply up to 30 days before their faculty ceremony).
Fri 19 Examinations: Timetable for Supplementary and special (deferred) exams for Semester two published.
Thu 25 Public holiday: Christmas Day (University closed).

 

Exceptions and additional dates

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

The dates of teaching periods for Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor Surgery 2014 are as follows:

* Asterisk indicates entry subject to change.

First year Semester one 24 Mar - 20 Jun
Mid-semester break 05 May - 09 May
Swot Vac 23 Jun - 27 Jun
Mid-year break 07 Jul - 01 Aug
Semester two 4 Aug - 24 Oct
Mid-semester break No break
Swot Vac 27 Oct - 31 Oct
Second year Semester one 03 Mar - 30 May
Mid-semester break 21 Apr - 25 Apr
Swot Vac 02 Jun - 06 Jun
Mid-year break 01 Jul - 1 Aug
Semester two 04 Aug - 24 Oct
Mid-semester break No break
Swot Vac 27 Oct - 31 Oct
Third year Semester one 04 Feb - 06 Jun
Mid-year break 09 Jun - 20 Jun
Semester two 23 Jun - 31 Oct
Swot Vac 03 Nov - 07 Nov
Fourth year Semester one 10 Feb - 13 Jun
Mid-year break 16 Jun - 27 Jun
Semester two 30 Jun - 07 Nov
Mid-semester break 28 Jul - 01 Aug
Swot Vac 10 Nov - 14 Nov
Fifth year Rotation 1 27 (28)* Jan - 07 Mar
Rotation 2 10 Mar - 17 Apr
Rotation 3 22 Apr - 30 May
Rotation 4 02 Jun - 11 Jul
Rotation 5 14 Jul - 22 Aug
Rotation 6 25 Aug - 03 Oct
Rotation 7 06 Oct - 14 Nov
B2B 17 Nov - 21 Nov (Back to Base Week)