Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Makerere University is ready to receive first year students next week for the first time since the COVID-19 lock-down. Also set on the new academic timetable released today is the 71st graduation week, set for March 16th to March 19th.
The ‘Freshers Orientation’ will take a week, from Saturday January 30 to February 5.
The semester will then start February 6.
2020/2021 ACADEMlC YEAR
- Fresher’s Orientations Saturday: 30th January to Friday: 5th February 2021 (7 days )
- Semester One: Saturday: 6th February 2021 to Saturday 8th May 2021 (13 weeks)
- Semester One Holiday Break: Saturday: 8th May 2021 to Saturday 15th May 2021 (1 week)
- Semester Two: Saturday: 15th May 2021 to Saturday 14th August 2021 (13 weeks )
- Recess Term Saturday: 14th August 2021 to Saturday 11th September 2021 (4 weeks )
- 71st Graduation Week: Tuesday: 16th March 2021 to Friday 19th March 2021