Academic Calendar
Last updated on August 9th, 2019

Academic Calendar of Events (ACE) 2019-2020

 

Summer Session 2019

Date Event/Activity  
6 Jul 19 Alumni Homecoming 2019 (BULC)
8 Jul 19 Commencement of Classes

(BUIC, BUKC, BULC, BUMDC)

8-9 Aug 19 Mid Term Exams (BUIC, BUKC, BULC, BUMDC)
11-16 Aug 19 Eid ul Azha *
14 Aug 19 Independence Day
4-5 Sep 19 Final Term Exams (BUIC, BUKC, BULC, BUMDC)
12 Sep 19 Result Declaration (BUIC, BUKC, BULC, BUMDC) *

Activities/ Events ― Islamabad Campus

 

Academic Activity Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Remarks
Admissions Open 29 Apr 19 28 Oct 19
Admissions Close 18 Jul 19 26 Dec 19 Last date for online submission of application forms
Computer Based Admission Test (CBT) 20-23 Jul 19 28-31 Dec 19
Admission Test Results 26 Jul 19 2 Jan 20
Interviews of Shortlisted Candidates 29-30 Jul 19 6-7 Jan 20
Course Registration for Enrolled Students 2 Sep 19 27 Jan 20 1 Jul 20
Orientation Session 4-5 Sep 19 29-30 Jan 20
Commencement of Weekend Classes 6 Sep 19 31 Jan 20
Commencement of Regular Classes 9 Sep 19 3 Feb 20 6 Jul 20
Mid-Term Examinations of Weekend Classes 1-3 Nov 19 27-29 Mar 20
Mid-Term Examinations of Regular Classes 4-9 Nov 19 30 Mar-4 Apr 20 10-11 Aug 20
Admissions Open Fall 2020 4 May 20
Final Examinations of Weekend Classes 3-5 Jan 20 5-7 Jun 20
Final Examinations of Regular Classes 6-14 Jan 20 8-16 Jun 20 3-4 Sep 20
Declaration of Semester Examinations’ Results 30 Jan 20 29 Jun 20 11 Sep 20

 

Non Academic Activity Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Remarks
BU Foundation Day 7 Feb 20
Bahria Model United Nations (BMUN) 1-3 Oct 19
Poster Competition 4 Oct 19
Alumni Homecoming Nov 19 Tentatively in Mid November 2019
Students’ Week 19-21 Nov 19
National Iqbal Conference 26-27 Nov 19 Commemorating Allama Iqbal’s 142nd Birth Anniversary
Convocation 30 Nov 19 18 Apr 20 Fall Semester-22nd Convocation

Spring Semester-23rd Convocation

Career Expo Dec 19 Mar 20
Seminar/ Workshop in coordination with Iqbal Chair 4-5 Dec 19 11-12 Mar 20
Posters Competition 9 Dec 19 13 Apr 20
Literary Festival 13-14 Feb 20
International Conference 15-16 Apr 20

Activities/ Events ― Karachi Campus

 

Academic Activity Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Remarks
Admissions Open 29 Apr 19 28 Oct 19
Admissions Close 8 Jul 19 12 Dec 19 Last date for online submission of application forms
Computer Based Admission Test (CBT) 13-15 Jul 19 14-16 Dec 19
Admission Test Results 19 Jul 19 16 Dec 19
Interviews of Shortlisted Candidates 24-26 Jul 19 18-20 Dec 19
Course Registration for Enrolled Students 19-23 Aug 19 27-30 Jan 20 30 Jun 20
Orientation Session 4-6 Sep 19 29-30 Jan 20
Commencement of Weekend Classes 6 Sep 19 31 Jan 20
Commencement of Regular Classes 9 Sep 19 3 Feb 20 6 Jul 20
Mid-Term Examinations of Weekend Classes 31 Oct- 3 Nov 19 26-29 Mar 20
Mid-Term Examinations of Regular Classes 4-12 Nov 19 30 Mar- 5 Apr 20 6-7 Aug 20
Final Examinations of Weekend Classes 2-5 Jan 20 28-31 May 20
Final Examinations of Regular Classes 6-14 Jan 20 1-9 Jun 20 3-4 Sep 20
Declaration of Semester Examinations’ Results 30 Jan 20 29 Jun 20 11 Sep 20

 

Non Academic Activity Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Remarks
BU Foundation Day 7 Feb 20
Pakistan Resolution Week 24-27 Mar 20 Inter Departmental Competition
Students’ Week 19-21 Nov 19
Bahria Got Talent 22 Nov 19 24 Apr 20 Competition among students
Poster Competition 8 May 20 Commemorating World Health Day and Earth Day
Career Expo 28 Nov 19 10 Jun 20
Alumni Dinner 7 Dec 19
Convocation 15 Dec 19 16th Convocation
BITXONE 19-20 Dec 19 All Karachi Inter University Software Competition
GEEKS 13 Apr 20 All Karachi Inter University Open House Exhibition & Projects Competition
Mini Electria Competition 24 Feb 20 All Karachi Inter University Robotics Competition

Activities/ Events ― Lahore Campus

 

Academic Activity Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Remarks
Admissions Open 29 Apr 19 28 Oct 19
Admissions Close 25 Jul 19 19 Dec 19 Last date for online submission of application forms
Computer Based Admission Test (CBT) 27-28 Jul 19 21-22 Dec 19
Admission Test Results 2 Aug 19 26 Dec 19
Interviews of Shortlisted Candidates 12 Sep 19 27 Dec 19
Course Registration for Enrolled Students 6 Sep 19 4 Feb 20 2 Jul 20
Orientation Session 13 Sep 19 6 Feb 20
Commencement of Weekend Classes 14 Sep 19 8 Feb 20
Commencement of Regular Classes 16 Sep 19 10 Feb 20 3 Jul 20
Mid-Term Examinations of Weekend Classes 8-10 Nov 19 3-5 Apr 20
Mid-Term Examinations of Regular Classes 11-17 Nov 19 6-12 Apr 20 6-7 Aug 20
Final Examinations of Weekend Classes 10-12 Jan 20 5-7 Jun 20
Final Examinations of Regular Classes 13-19 Jan 20 8-14 Jun 20 3-4 Sep 20
Declaration of Semester Examinations’ Results     4 Feb 20 01 July 20 11 Sep 20

 

Non Academic Activity Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Remarks
BU Foundation Day 7 Feb 20
Alumni Homecoming 6 Jul 19 11 Jul 20
Bahria Got Talent 24 Oct 19 Competition among students
Students’ Week 4-6 Dec 19
IEEE Activities 11 Dec 19
Career Expo 19 Dec 19
Convocation 2nd Convocation tentatively planned to be held after Summer 2020

 

Activities/ Events ― Institute of Professional Psychology

 

Academic Activity Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Remarks
Admissions Open 29 Apr 19 28 Oct 19
Admissions Close 8 Jul 19 12 Dec 19 Last date for online submission of application forms
Computer Based Admission Test (CBT) 13-15 Jul 19 14-16 Dec 19
Admission Test Results 19 Jul 19 16 Dec 19
Interviews of Shortlisted Candidates 24-26 Jul 19 18-20 Dec 19
Course Registration for Enrolled Students 19-23 Aug 19 27-30 Jan 20  30 Jun 20
Orientation Session 4-6 Sep 19 29-30 Jan 20
Commencement of Regular Classes 9 Sep 19 3 Feb 20 6 Jul 20
Mid-Term Examinations of Regular Classes 4-12 Nov 19 30 Mar-5 Apr 20 6-7 Aug 20
Final Examinations of Regular Classes 6-14 Jan 20 1-9 Jun 20 3-4 Sep 20
Declaration of Semester Examinations’ Results 30 Jan 20 29 Jun 20 11 Sep 20

 

Non Academic Activity Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Remarks
BU Foundation Day 7 Feb 20
Pakistan Resolution Week 24-27 Mar 20 Inter Departmental Competition
Mental Health Awareness Seminar 10 Oct 19
Students’ Week 19-21 Nov 19
Bahria Got Talent 22 Nov 19 24 Apr 20
Poster Competition 8 May 20
Mental Health Awareness Week 25-29 Nov 19
Career Expo 28 Nov 19 10 Jun 20
Alumni Dinner 7 Dec 19
Convocation 15 Dec 19 16th Convocation

 

Activities/ Events ― Bahria University Medical & Dental College, Karachi

Annual Programs (Academic Year 2019-20)

 

Academic Activity MBBS BDS BS (Nursing) Remarks
Provincial Central Admission Test (CBT) 8 Sep 19 8 Sep 19 NA ·      MBBS/ BDS admissions through Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro (as per PMDC central admission policy).

·      BSN fresh admissions covered in Semester Programs schedule.

Admissions Open 30 Sep 19 30 Sep 19 NA
Admissions Close 2 Dec 19 2 Dec 19 NA
Registration of Enrolled Students 16 Dec 19 16 Dec 19 NA Tentative
Orientation Session 16 Dec 19        16 Dec 19 NA Tentative
Commencement of Classes 17 Dec 19 17   Dec 19 NA Tentative
Modular Examinations
   1st Module 2-9 Mar 20 2-9 Mar 20 NA Tentative
   2nd  Module 22-29 Jun 20 22-29 Jun 20 NA Tentative
   3rd Module 21-28 Sep 20 21-28 Sep 20 NA Tentative
Final Examinations 4 Nov 19 4 Nov 19 17 Feb 20
Declaration of Final Results 6 Jan 20 6 Jan 20 20 Mar 20 Within one month after completion of Professional Exams
Supplementary Examinations 20 Jan 20 20 Jan 20 20 Apr 20
Declaration of Supplementary Results 12 Mar 20 12 Mar 20 15 May 20 Within one month after completion of Professional Exams

Note:   MBBS and BDS all above mentioned dates are tentative and depend upon the PMDC/ NHRSR&C as per centralized admission policy.

 

Non Academic Activity Tentative Date Remarks
BU Foundation Day 7 Feb 20
Pakistan Resolution Week 24-27 Mar 20
Convocation 11 Apr 20 7th MBBS, 4th BDS, 2nd BSN Convocation
Alumni Dinner 10 Jul 20

 

Activities/ Events ― Bahria University Medical & Dental College, Karachi

Semester Programs (M. Phil, DPT, BSN, MLT)

 

Academic Activity Fall 2019

(M.Phil only)

Spring 2020

(DPT,  MLT)

Spring 2020

(BSN Only)

Summer 2020

(All Programs)

Remarks
Admissions Open 8 Jul 19 28 Oct 19 15 Jul 19 ·   MPhil admissions for Fall Semester only.

·   DPT, MLT & BSN admissions for Spring Semester only.

·   BSN admissions through GHQ.

Admissions Close 19 Aug 19 9 Dec 19 2 Aug 19
Computer Based Admission Test (CBT) 21 Aug 19 14-16 Dec 19 6–30 Aug 19
Admission Test Results 22 Aug 19 17 Dec 19 Oct 19
Interviews of Shortlisted Candidates 29 Aug 19 18-20 Dec 19            Dec 19
Course Registration for Enrolled Students 2-6 Sep 19 27-30 Jan 20 Jan 20 30 Jun 20
Orientation Session 9 Sep 19 29-30 Jan 20 31 Jan 20
Commencement of Regular Classes 10 Sep 19 3 Feb 20 3 Feb 20 6 Jul 20
Mid-Term Examinations (Regular Classes) 4-12 Nov 19 30 Mar-7 Apr 20 30 Mar-7 Apr 20 6-7 Aug 20
Final Examinations (Regular Classes) 6-14 Jan 20 1-9 Jun 20 1-9 Jun 20 3-4 Sep 20
Declaration of Results 30 Jan 20 29 Jun 20 29 Jun 20 11 Sep 20

 

Non Academic Activity Tentative Date Remarks
BU Foundation Day 7 Feb 20
Pakistan Resolution Week 24-27 Mar 20
Alumni Dinner 10 Jul 20

 

Activities/ Events ― Pakistan Navy School of Logistics, Karachi

 

Academic Activity Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Remarks
Commencement of Regular Classes 26 Aug 19 3 Feb 20 Summer Semester allocated for JOSDC
Mid-Term Examinations (Regular Classes) 11-15 Nov 19 20-24 Apr 20
Final Examinations (Regular Classes) 6-17 Jan 20 15-26 Jun 20

 

Non Academic Activity Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Remarks
Resolution Week Inter Dept. Competition Sports/ Essay Writing Competition
Academic Council Meeting As per Invitation from BUKC

 

Activities/ Events ― BU Head Office, Islamabad

 


Activity
Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Remarks
HERC 26 Sep 19 26 Mar 20 Participated by CUs
Academic Council Meeting 1-2 Oct 19 7-8 Apr 20 Participated by CUs
Executive Council Meeting 23 Jul 19 Nov 19
Dean’s Committee Meeting Jan 20
Board of Governor’s Meeting 30 Jul 19 Jan 20

 

Scheduled Holidays 2019 – 2020

All Campuses

 

Event Date Remarks *
Ashura 9-10 September 19 Tentative
Eid Meelad-un-Nabi 10 November 19 Tentative
Quaid’s Birthday 25 December 19
Kashmir Day 5 February 20
Pakistan Day 23 March 20
Labour Day 1 May 20
Eid-ul-Fitr 25-29 May 20 Tentative
Independence Day 14 August 20
Eid-ul-Azha 3-7 August 20 Tentative

* Tentative dates are subject to the appearance of moon as per lunar calendar