BSU Academic Calendar for 1st Semester 2020/2021 [UPDATED]

Benue State University (BSU), Makurdi Academic Calendar Schedule for First (1st) Semester Academic Activities for 2020/2021 Academic Session [UPDATED].

This is to inform all the regular undergraduate and postgraduate students of the Benue State University, Makurdi (BSUM) that the institution has released the academic calendar for the commencement of first semester academic activities for 2020/2021 academic session.

Breakdown of academic activities has been published below:


Benue State University (BSU) Academic Calendar Schedule 2020/2021

S/NO

DATE

EVENT

DURATION/REMARKS

1. Monday, 1st November– Monday, 15th November, 2021 Registration of Fresh Students for First Semester 2 Weeks
2. Monday, 8th November – Monday, 15th November, 2021 Registration of Returning  Students for First Semester 1 Week
3. Monday, 15th November - Friday, 26th November, 2021 Lectures/Late Registration for First Semester 2 Weeks
4. Monday, 22nd November, 2021 Departmental Board meets on Second Semester (2019/2020)  Undergraduate results 3 Weeks after Undergraduate Examinations
5. Monday, 29th November, 2021 Faculty Board meets on Second Semester (2019/2020 Undergraduate results 4 Weeks after Undergraduate Examinations
6. Monday, 22nd November, 2021 Departmental Postgraduate Committee meets on Second Semester (2019/2020)  Postgraduate results 3 Weeks after Postgraduate Examinations
7. Wednesday, 1st December, 2021 Faculty Postgraduate Committee meets on Second Semester (2019/2020)  Postgraduate results 3 Weeks after Postgraduate Examinations
8. Monday, 6th December, 2021 Postgraduate School Board meets on Second Semester (2019/2020)  Postgraduate results 4 Weeks after Postgraduate Examinations
9. Monday, 20th December, 2021 Senate meets on Second Semester (2019/2020)  Undergraduate 8 Weeks after Undergraduate/ Postgraduate Examinations
10. Monday, 29th November 2021 – Friday,  4th February, 2022 Lectures Continues 8 Weeks
11. Monday 29th November -  Friday, 3rd December, 2021 End of Add/Drop of Electives 1 Week
12. Monday, 15th November, 2021 – Friday 4th February, 2022 Total Duration of Lectures 10 Weeks
13. Tuesday, 16th December, 2021 Matriculation of Fresh Students 7 Weeks after Resumption
14. Wednesday, 22nd December, 2021 – Monday,  3rd January, 2022 Christmas/New Year  Break 2 Weeks
15. Monday, 13th December – Friday, 17th December, 2021 First Continuous Assessment/Lectures 1 Week
16. Monday, 24th  January – Friday,   28th January, 2022 Second Continuous Assessment/Lectures      1 Week
17. Monday, 31st January – Friday, 4th February, 2022 Lectures (Continues)/Revision 1 Week
18. Monday, 7th February – Wednesday, 9th  February, 2022 First Semester Undergraduate Examinations: GST/EPS Courses 0.5 Week
19. Thursday, 10th  February – Saturday, 5th March,  2022 First Semester Undergraduate Examinations continue (Using Cluster System) 3 Weeks
20. Monday, 28th February - Saturday, 5th March,  2022 First Semester Examination (Postgraduate Courses) 1 Week
21. TOTAL DURATION   16 Weeks Undergraduates &  Postgraduates
22. Monday, 7th March - Saturday, 19th March, 2022 First Semester Break 2 Weeks
23. Monday, 28th March, 2022 Departmental Board meets on First Semester (2020/2021)  Undergraduate results 3 Weeks after Undergraduate Examinations.
24. Monday, 4th April, 2022 Faculty Board meets on First Semester (2020/2021)  Undergraduate results 4 Weeks after Undergraduate Examinations.
25. Monday, 28th March, 2022 Departmental Postgraduate Committee meets on First Semester (2020/2021)  Postgraduate results 3 Weeks after Postgraduate Examinations.
26. Wednesday, 6th April, 2022 Faculty Postgraduate Committee meets on First Semester (2020/2021)  Postgraduate results 3 Weeks after Postgraduate Examinations.
27. Monday, 11th April, 2022 Postgraduate School Board meets on First Semester (2020/2021)  Postgraduate results 4 Weeks after Postgraduate Examinations.
28.Thursday, 28th April, 2022Senate meets on First Semester (2020/2021)  Undergraduate 8 Weeks after Undergraduate/ Postgraduate Examinations.

National Public Holidays:
  • Saturday, December 25th 2021 (Christmas Day);
  • Sunday, December 26th 2021 (Boxing Day);
  • Saturday, 1st January 2022 (New Year's Day).