Academic Calendar - 2022

UNIVERSITY OPENS

Monday 03 January 2022

TEACHING CYCLES AND ASSESSMENT AND RECESS PERIODS

Recess: Saturday, 01 January 2022 to Sunday, 09 January 2022 9 days
Quarantine for period for re-assessment period 
Friday, 07 January 2022
to
Sunday, 16 January 2022
10 days
2021 End of Module Re-assessments (Year End):
Monday, 17 January 2022
to
Tuesday, 25 January 2022
7 days
         
First Year Student Success Programme (Online)
Monday, 24 January 2022
to
Friday, 04 February 2022
9 days
Quarantine period for M2M First Year Student Success Programme
Friday, 28 January 2022
to
Sunday, 06 February 2022
10 days
First Year Student Success Programme (M2M)
Monday, 07 February 2022
to
Friday, 11 February 2022
5 days
         
Quarantine period for teaching cycle 1
Friday, 04 February 2022
to
Sunday, 13 February 2022
10 days
Teaching Cycle 1:
Monday, 14 February 2022
to
Thursday, 31 March 2022
33 days
First teaching cycle recess:
Friday, 01 April 2022
to
Sunday, 10 April 2022
10 days
         
Teaching Cycle 2:
Monday, 11 April 2022
to
Tuesday, 31 May 2022
33 days
Study Period
Wednesday, 01 June 2022
to
Sunday, 05 June 2022
5 days
End of Module Assessments (Mid-Year):
Monday, 06 June 2022
to
Monday, 27 June 2022
18 days
Second teaching cycle recess:
Tuesday, 28 June 2022
to
Sunday, 17 July 2022
20 days
End of Module Re-assessments (Mid-Year):
Monday, 18 July 2022
to
Friday, 22 July 2022
5 days
         
Teaching Cycle 3:
Monday, 25 July 2022
to
Wednesday, 07 September 2022
32 days
Third teaching cycle recess:
Thursday, 08 September 2022
to
Wednesday, 14 September 2022
7 days
         
Teaching Cycle 4:
Thursday, 15 September 2022
to
Friday, 28 October 2022
32 days
Study Period
Saturday, 29 October 2022
to
Monday, 31 October 2022
3 days
End of Module Assessments (Year End):
Tuesday, 01 November 2022
to
Monday, 21 November 2022
18 days
Fourth teaching cycle recess:
Tuesday, 22 November 2022
to
Saturday, 31 December 2022
21 days
2022 End of Module Re-assessments (Year End):
Friday, 13 January 2023
to
Monday, 23 January 2023
7 days

 

MEDICAL SCHOOL TEACHING CYCLES AND ASSESSMENT AND RECESS PERIODS

First Year
Student Success Programme
Saturday, 29 January 2022
to
Friday, 04 February 2022
7 days
         
Quarantine period for MBChB I Specific Orientation  and teachiing cycle 1
Thursday, 27 January 2022
to
Sunday, 06 February 2022
10 days
MBChB I Specific Orientation 
Monday, 07 February 2022
to
Friday, 11 February 2022
5 days
         
2022 First teaching cycle:
Monday, 14 February 2022
to
Friday, 08 April 2022
39 days
2022 First teaching cycle recess:
Saturday, 09 April 2022
to
Sunday, 24 April 2022
16 days
         
2022 Second teaching cycle:
Monday, 25 April 2022
to
Wednesday, 15 June 2022
36 days
2022 Second teaching cycle recess:
Thursday, 16 June 2022
to
Sunday, 10 July 2022
25 days
         
2022 Third teaching cycle:
Monday, 11 July 2022
to
Friday, 02 September 2022
39 days
2022 Third teaching cycle recess:
Saturday, 03 September 2022
to
Sunday, 11 September 2022
9 days
         
2022 Fourth teaching cycle:
Monday, 12 September 2022
to
Friday, 28 October 2022
35 days
         
Study Period
Saturday, 29 October 2022
to
Sunday, 06 November 2022
9 days
2022 Year-end End-of-module assessments:
Monday, 07 November 2022
to
Friday, 11 November 2022
5 days
2022 Fourth teaching cycle recess:
Saturday, 12 November 2022
to
Tuesday, 29 November 2022
18 days
         
2022 Year-end End-of-module re-assessments:
Wednesday, 30 November 2022
to
Wednesday, 30 November 2022
1 day
Recess:
Thursday, 01 December 2022
to
Saturday, 31 December 2022
31 days
         
SECOND YEAR
Quarantine period for teaching cycle 1
Friday, 21 January 2022
to
Sunday, 30 January 2022
10 days
2022 First teaching cycle:
Monday, 31 January 2022
to
Friday, 08 April 2022
49 days
2022 First teaching cycle recess:
Saturday, 09 April 2022
to
Sunday, 24 April 2022
16 days
         
2022 Second teaching cycle:
Monday, 25 April 2022
to
Wednesday, 15 June 2022
36 days
2022 Second teaching cycle recess:
Thursday, 16 June 2022
to
Sunday, 10 July 2022
25 days
         
2022 Third teaching cycle:
Monday, 11 July 2022
to
Friday, 02 September 2022
38 days
2022 Third teaching cycle recess:
Saturday, 03 September 2022
to
Sunday, 11 September 2022
9 days
         
2022 Fourth teaching cycle:
Monday, 12 September 2022
to
Friday, 04 November 2022
40 days
         
Study Period
Saturday, 05 November 2022
to
Tuesday, 15 November 2022
11 days
2022 Year-end End-of-module assessments:
Wednesday, 16 November 2022
to
Wednesday, 23 November 2022
8 days
2022 Fourth teaching cycle recess:
Thursday, 24 November 2022
to
Sunday, 11 December 2022
18 days
         
2022 Year-end End-of-module re-assessments:
Monday, 12 December 2022
to
Wednesday, 14 December 2022
3 days
2022 Fourth teaching cycle recess:
Thursday, 15 December 2022
to
Saturday, 31 December 2022
17 days

 

2022 GRADUATE SCHOOL ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Registration
Tuesday, 11 January 2022
to
Friday, 21 January 2022
10 days
 
       
Quarantine period for Trimester 1 teaching cycle 
Friday, 14 January 2022
to
Sunday, 23 January 2022
10 days
First Trimester teaching cycle:
Monday, 24 January 2022
to
Friday, 06 May 2022
70 days
First Trimester 1 teaching cycle assessment period
Monday, 09 May 2022
to
Friday, 13 May 2022
5 days
First Trimester 1 teaching cycle re-assessment period
Tuesday, 21 June 2022
to
Thursday, 23 June 2022
3 days
         
Second Trimester teaching cycle:
Monday, 16 May 2022
to
Thursday, 04 August 2022
58 days
Second Trimester teaching cycle assessment period
Friday, 05 August 2022
to
Friday, 12 August 2022
4 days
Second Trimester teaching cycle re-assessment period
Tuesday, 20 September 2022
to
Thursday, 22 September 2022
3 days
         
Third Trimester teaching cycle:
Monday, 15 August 2022
to
Friday, 04 November 2022
60 days
Third Trimester teaching cycle assessment period
Monday, 07 November 2022
to
Friday, 11 November 2022
5 days
         
Recess:
Saturday, 12 November 2022
to
Saturday, 31 December 2022
50 days

 

NOTE: In the event of exams being disrupted, the University reserves the prerogative to extend the exam period for a reasonable time beyond the planned end of exams.

 

GRADUATION CEREMONIES

Autumn graduation (George):
Thursday, 7 April 2022
to
Friday, 8 April 2022
2 day
Autumn graduation (Gqeberha):
Wednesday, 20 April 2022
to
Thursday, 5 May 2022
12 days
Summer graduation (Gqeberha):
Monday, 12 December 2022
to
Thursday, 15 December 2022
4 days

 

PUBLIC AND UNIVERSITY HOLIDAYS

First teaching cycle
Saturday, 01 January 2022
New Year's Day
 
Monday, 21 March 2022
Human Rights Day
Second teaching cycle
Friday, 15 April 2022
Good Friday
 
Monday, 18 April 2022
Family Day
 
Wednesday, 27 April 2022
Freedom Day
 
Sunday, 01 May 2022
Workers Day
 
Monday, 02 May 2022
Public Holiday
 
Thursday, 16 June 2022
Youth Day
 
Friday, 17 June 2022
University Holiday
Third teaching cycle
Monday, 08 August 2022
University Holiday
 
Tuesday, 09 August 2022
National Womens Day
Fourth teaching cycle
Saturday, 24 September 2022
Heritage Day
 
Friday, 16 December 2022
Day of Reconciliation
 
Sunday, 25 December 2022
Christmas Day
 
Monday, 26 December 2022
Day of Goodwill