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Ashesi University, AU Academic Calendar – 2022/2023 Term Dates

The Ashesi University, AU has released its academic calendar for 2023 academic sessions, newly admitted and returning students are to take note. The academic calendar hints about Ashesi University, AU resumption date for new and returning students 2021, examination date and other academic activities for the year. See below, the academic calendar for sessional dates for the 2024 academic Year.


The academic calendar for 2022/2023 academic session as approved by senate of the Ashesi University, AU.
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Semester 2, January – May 2021

Re-opening (physical) of campus for staff January 4th
Virtual orientation for First year students (Cohort 2) January 4th
Campus re-opens for first years* (COVID-19 Testing) January 11th
Campus re-opens for continuing students* (COVID-19 Testing) January 15th
Classes begin for first years and continuing students January 18th
Mid-Semester break for all students Monday  – Friday, March 1st – 5th
Last day of classes for Seniors Thursday, April 22nd
Revision for senior courses Friday  –  Monday,  April 23rd – 26th
Final examination for senior courses Tuesday, April 27th – Tuesday, May 4th
Last day of classes for sophomore & junior courses Thursday, April 29th
Revision for sophomore & junior courses Friday – Monday, April 30th  – May 3rd
Final examinations for sophomore & junior courses Tuesday – Friday, May 4th – May 11th
Last day of classes for first year courses Thursday, May 6th
Revision for freshmen Friday, May 7th –  Monday, May 10th
Capstone presentations for seniors Monday, May 10th – Tuesday, May 11th
Final examinations for freshmen courses Tuesday, May 11th – Tuesday May 18th
Commencement** Saturday, June 5th
*Soft reopening for eligible students 
**Date for Commencement is subject to change

Semester  3,  June – July, 2021

Classes begin for all students Monday, June 7th
Classes end for all students Wednesday, July 14th
Final Exams for all students Thursday – Friday, July 15th – 16th
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 National Holidays

  • New Year  (Friday, January 1st)
  • Constitution Day (Thursday, January 7th  )
  • Independence Day [Saturday, March 6th (Monday March 8th)]
  • Easter (Friday-Mon, April 2nd – 5th)
  • Labor Day (Saturday, May 1st [Monday, March 3rd)]
  • Eid al Fitr (Thursday, May 13th (estimated)*)

Ashesi’s academic calendar is divided into two semesters. Students typically take four semester units per semester. A semester unit (typically 42 classroom contact hours and 14 discussion/lab contact hours) is defined as three (3) hours per week of classroom time and 1 or 1.5 hours of discussion/lab time per week over a period of fifteen weeks. *** All dates are subject to change
See Also:  Ghana Institute of Languages, GIL Academic Calendar 2022/2023 Term Dates
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