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Academic Calendar

Overview

MIIT’s academic calendar is divided into two semesters of about 17 weeks each and a special term of 4 weeks. The academic year usually starts on the first Monday of December.

I Semester 2018-19

EVENTDATE
Orientation programme for incoming studentsDecember 3
Classes begin for all studentsDecember 5
Study HolidayJanuary 25
Mid-Semester ExaminationsJanuary 28 – February 4
Welcome Party for incoming studentsFebruary 15
Study BreakMarch 21 – March 22
Comprehensive ExaminationsMarch 25 – April 2
Course Evaluation and GradingApril 4 – April 5
Mid-Year BreakApril 6 – May 5

Special Term 2018-19

EVENTDATE
Classes begin for all studentsMay 6
Final Examinations and GradingJune 3 – June 7

II Semester 2018-19

EVENTDATE
Classes begin for all studentsJune 10
Study HolidayAugust 2
Mid-Semester ExaminationsAugust 5 – August 12
Sports CompetitionsAugust 14
Food FairAugust 23
Study BreakOctober 3 – October 4
Final ExaminationsOctober 7 – October 15
Course Evaluation and GradingOctober 16 – October 18
End-Year BreakOctober 19 – December 1

List of Holidays for Academic Year 2018-19

EVENTDATE
ChristmasDecember 25
Kathina Robe Offering CeremonyDecember 28
Welcoming New YearDecember 31
New Year’s DayJanuary 1
Independence DayJanuary 4
Kayin New YearJanuary 6
Union DayFeb 12
Peasant’s DayMarch 2
Full Moon Day of TabaungMarch 20
Armed Forces DayMarch 27
Thingyan FestivalApril 3
Maha ThingyanApril 13 – April 16
World Worker’s DayMay 1
Full Moon Day of KasoneMay 18
Waso Robe Offering CeremonyJuly 12
Full Moon Day of WasoJuly 16
Martyr’s DayJuly 19
Qurbani EidAugust 13
ThadingyutOctober 12 – October 14
DiwaliOctober 27
Full Moon Day of TazaungmoneNovember 11
National DayNovember 21