2017 - 2018 Academic Calendar

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ENGLISH PREPARATORY 
PROGRAM (SEPP)
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Deadline for early application to the graduate programs (For 2017-18 Fall Semester)May 5, 2017 (GSNAS)
Early application period for the graduate programs - English Placement Test (For 2017-18 Fall Semester)May 8, 2017 (GSNAS)
Early application period for the graduate programs - STEP Exam (For 2017-18 Fall Semester)May 10 - 11, 2017 (GSNAS)
Eid al-FitrJune 25 - 27, 2017June 25 - 27, 2017June 25 - 27, 2017June 25 - 27, 2017June 25 - 27, 2017
Deadline for second application to GSNAS graduate programs (For 2017-18 Fall Semester)July 1, 2017 (GSNAS)
Early application period for the graduate programs - university registrations and tuition payment (For 2017-18 Fall Semester)July 3 - 7, 2017 (GSNAS)
Application for External TransferJuly 3 - 28, 2017July 3 - 28, 2017
Deadline for Submission of Course Details for 2017-18 Fall Semester to the Directorate of Student Academic AffairsJuly 14, 2017July 14, 2017July 14, 2017July 14, 2017
English Placement Test for the Applicants of External TransferJuly 31, 2017
English Proficiency Test (STEP) for the Applicants of External TransferAugust 1, 2017
Deadline for Submission of Double Major and Minor Programs for 2017-18 Academic Year to the Directorate of Student Academic AffairsAugust 4, 2017
Application for Internal Transfer ProgramsAugust 9 - 29, 2017August 9 - 29, 2017
Applications to Double Major and Minor ProgramsAugust 9 - 29, 2017
Announcement of Short-Listed External Transfer StudentsAugust 11, 2017August 11, 2017
Registration Period and Tuition Payment for New StudentsAugust 14 - 18, 2017August 14 - 18, 2017August 14 - 18, 2017
English Placement Test (for students registered through OSYM)August 14 - 18, 2017August 14 - 18, 2017August 14 - 18, 2017
Arabic Placement Test (for newly registered students of SIS)August 18, 2017
Deadline for Submission of the List of Outgoing Erasmus Students for 2017-18 Academic Year to the Directorate of Student Affairs (for Fall Semester)August 18, 2017August 18, 2017
Fall Semester Tuition Payments (except students enrolled in 2017)August 21 - September 20, 2017August 21 - September 20, 2017August 21 - September 20, 2017August 21 - September 20, 2017August 21 - September 20, 2017
Deadline for late application to the graduate programs (For 2017-18 Fall Semester)August 31, 2017
October 18, 2017 (GSNAS)
August 31, 2017
Eid al-FitrSeptember 1 - 4, 2017September 1 - 4, 2017September 1 - 4, 2017September 1 - 4, 2017September 1 - 4, 2017
Late application period for the graduate programs - English Placement Test (For 2017-18 Fall Semester)September 6, 2017 (GSHSS)
October 24, 2017 (GSNAS)
September 6, 2017
Late application period for the graduate programs - STEP Exam (For 2017-18 Fall Semester)September 7 - 8, 2017
October 24-25, 2017 (GSNAS)
September 7 - 18, 2017 (GSHSS)
Deadline for Submission of Advisor Changes to the Directorate of Student AffairsSeptember 8, 2017September 8, 2017September 8, 2017September 8, 2017September 8, 2017
Deadline for Submission of the List of Incoming Erasmus Students to the Directorate of Student AffairsSeptember 11, 2017September 11, 2017
Late application period for the graduate programs - written exams and interviews (For 2017-18 Fall Semester)September 11 - 18, 2017 (GSHSS)September 11 - 18, 2017
English Proficiency Test (STEP) (for Students Enrolled in Preparatory Courses)September 13 - 14, 2017
Additional Placement Registrations and Tuition PaymentSeptember 13 - 19, 2017September 13 - 19, 2017September 13 - 19, 2017
English Preparatory Program Placement Test (for Additional Placement Students)September 13 - 19, 2017September 13 - 19, 2017September 13 - 19, 2017
Announcement of Application Results for Double Major/ Minor and Internal Transfer ProgramsSeptember 15, 2017September 15, 2017September 15, 2017
Arabic Placement Test (for newly registered students of SIS)September 15, 2017
Registration Period of Second Additional Placement for International StudentsSeptember 25 - 29, 2017September 25 - 29, 2017September 25 - 29, 2017
Orientation for International and Erasmus StudentsOctober 2 - 4, 2017October 2 - 4, 2017October 2 - 4, 2017October 2 - 4, 2017October 2 - 4, 2017
Announcement of Course Schedule (for Fall Semester)October 11, 2017October 11, 2017October 11, 2017October 11, 2017
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabi to Faculties/Graduate Schools/Directorate of Vocational SchoolOctober 10, 2017October 10, 2017October 10, 2017October 10, 2017
Late application period for the graduate programs - university registrations and tuition payment (For 2017-18 Fall Semester)October 9-11, 2017 (GSHSS)
October 24-27, 2017 (GSNAS)
October 9 - 11, 2017
Turkish Placement Test for International StudentsOctober 13, 2017October 13, 2017
Placement Test for Elective Arabic Courses and ISS 103October 13, 2017October 13, 2017
Course RegistrationsOctober 17 - 25, 2017
October 30 - November 9, 2017 (Add-Drop)
October 17 - 25, 2017
October 30 - November 9, 2017 (Add-Drop)
October 19 - 25, 2017
October 30 - November 9, 2017 (Add-Drop)
October 19 - 25, 2017
October 30 - November 9, 2017 (Add-Drop)
Advisor ApprovalOctober 17 - November 9, 2017October 17 - November 9, 2017October 19 - November 9, 2017October 19 - November 9, 2017
Registration Period of Third Additional Placement for International StudentsOctober 24 - 30, 2017October 24 - 30, 2017October 24 - 30, 2017
Republic Day (Half Holiday on Friday, 28th October, 2017)October 29, 2017October 29, 2017October 29, 2017October 29, 2017October 29, 2017
First Day of ClassesOctober 30, 2017October 30, 2017October 30, 2017October 30, 2017
Orientation for International and Incoming Erasmus Students (for late registrations)October 30 - November 1, 2017October 30 - November 1, 2017October 30 - November 1, 2017October 30 - November 1, 2017October 30 - November 1, 2017
SEPP  Module 1October 30 - December 15, 2017
Deadline for Applications of Students with Special Status (for Fall Semester)November 8, 2017November 8, 2017November 8, 2017November 8, 2017
Course Withdrawal ApplicationsNovember 13 - December 27, 2017November 13 - December 27, 2017November 13 - December 27, 2017November 13 - December 27, 2017
Deadline for Submission of Learning Agreements to the Directorate of Student Affairs for Erasmus Incoming StudentsNovember 24, 2017November 24, 2017
Deadline for Course Registrations of Incoming Erasmus Students (for Fall Semester)November 24, 2017November 24, 2017
Deadline for early registration to GSNAS graduate programs (For 2017-18 Spring Semester)November 30, 2017 (GSNAS)
Deadline for Submission of Course Details for 2017-18 Spring Semester to the Directorate of Student Academic AffairsDecember 4, 2017December 4, 2017December 4, 2017December 4, 2017
Deadline for Submission of Exam Details to the Directorate of Student Academic Affairs for 2017-18 Fall Semester CoursesDecember 15, 2017December 15, 2017December 15, 2017December 15, 2017
SEPP - 1st Module AssessmentDecember 18, 2017
SEPP Module 1 End of Module BreakDecember 19-24, 2017
Announcement of 2017-2018 Call for Erasmus Student Mobility for StudiesDecember 25, 2017December 25, 2017December 25, 2017
SEPP  Module 2December 25, 2017 - February 9, 2018
Deadline for Advisor Approvals for Course WithdrawalsDecember 28, 2017December 28, 2017December 28, 2017December 28, 2017
Deadline for registration to the graduate programs (For 2017-18 Spring Semester)January 20​, 2018December 31, 2017
New YearJanuary 1, 2018January 1, 2018January 1, 2018January 1, 2018January 1, 2018
First Day of Applications for 2018-2019 International StudentsJanuary 2, 2018January 2, 2018January 2, 2018January 2, 2018
Application period for the graduate programs - English Placement Test (For 2017-18 Spring Semester)February 12, 2018 (GSNAS)
January 24, 2018 (GSHSS)
January 2, 2018
Application period for the graduate programs - STEP exam (For 2017-18 Spring Semester)February 13 - 14 (GSNAS)
January 25 - 26, 2018 (GSHSS)
January 4 - 5, 2018 (GSHSS)
Proficiency Exam for PHD students (for 2017-18 Fall Semester)January 10 - February 10, 2018
Deadline for Applications of Incoming Erasmus Students for Spring SemesterJanuary 15, 2018January 15, 2018January 15, 2018
Application period for the graduate programs - written exams and interviews (For 2017-18 Spring Semester)January 29 - February 7, 2018 (GSHSS)January 15 - 19, 2018
Deadline for Submission of the List of Outgoing Erasmus Students to the Directorate of Student Affairs (for Spring Semester)January 19, 2018January 19, 2018
Deadline for late application to the graduate programs (For 2017-18 Spring Semester)January 20, 2018 (GSNAS)
Announcement of Final Exam ScheduleJanuary 24, 2018January 24, 2018January 24, 2018January 24, 2018
Internal Transfer Programs and Double Major / Minor Program ApplicationsıJanuary 10 - 31, 2018January 10 - 31, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Advisor Changes to the Directorate of Student AffairsJanuary 26, 2018January 26, 2018January 26, 2018January 26, 2018
Tuition Payments for Spring SemesterJanuary 1 - February 9, 2018January 1 - February 9, 2018January 1 - February 9, 2018January 1 - February 9, 2018January 1 - February 9, 2018
Application period for the graduate programs - university registrations and tuition payment (For 2017-18 Spring Semester)February 12 - 16, 2018January 29 - February 1, 2018
Last Day of ClassesJanuary 31, 2018January 31, 2018January 31, 2018January 31, 2018
Final Exams (including Saturdays and Sundays)February 1 - 11, 2018February 1 - 11, 2018February 1 - 11, 2018February 1 - 11, 2018
Announcement of Course Schedule (for Spring Semester)February 12, 2018February 12, 2018February 12, 2018February 12, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabi to Faculties/Graduate Schools/Directorate of Vocational SchoolFebruary 5, 2018February 5, 2018February 5, 2018February 5, 2018
Deadline for Submission of the List of Incoming Erasmus Students to the Directorate of Student AffairsFebruary 6, 2018February 6, 2018
SEPP 2nd  Module AssessmentFebruary 12, 2018
SEPP  End of 2nd Module BreakFebruary 13 - 25, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course GradesFebruary 14, 2018February 14, 2018February 14, 2018February 14, 2018
English Proficiency Test (STEP) for Fall SemesterFebruary 15 - 16, 2018
Announcement of Application Results for Double Major/ Minor and Internal Transfer ProgramsFebruary 19, 2018February 19, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course Evaluation Forms to Faculties/Graduate Schools/Directorate of Vocational SchoolFebruary 16, 2018February 16, 2018February 16, 2018February 16, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Incomplete (I) GradesFebruary 16, 2018February 16, 2018February 16, 2018February 16, 2018
Turkish Placement Test for International StudentsFebruary 16, 2018February 16, 2018
Placement Test for Arabic Elective CoursesFebruary 16, 2018February 16, 2018
Application Period for 2017-2018 Erasmus Student Mobility for StudiesFebruary 16 - March 14, 2018February 16 - March 14, 2018February 16 - March 14, 2018February 16 - March 14, 2018
Course RegistrationsFebruary 21 - 28, 2018
March 5 - 8, 2018 (Add-Drop)
February 21 - 28, 2018
March 5 - 8, 2018 (Add-Drop)
February 23 - 28, 2018
March 5 - 8, 2018 (Add-Drop)
February 23 - 28, 2018
March 5 - 8, 2018 (Add-Drop)
Advisor ApprovalFebruary 21 - March 8, 2018February 21 - March 8, 2018February 23 - March 8, 2018February 23 - March 8, 2018
SEPP  Module 3February 26 - April 13, 2018
Orientation for International and Incoming Erasmus Student for Spring SemesterFebruary 26, 2018February 26, 2018February 26, 2018February 26, 2018
First Day of ClassesFebruary 26, 2018February 26, 2018February 26, 2018February 26, 2018
Announcement of Call for 2017-2018 Erasmus Student Mobility for InternshipMarch 1, 2018March 1, 2018March 1, 2018March 1, 2018
Deadline for Application of Students with Special Status (for Spring Semester)March 7, 2018March 7, 2018March 7, 2018March 7, 2018
Course Withdrawal ApplicationsMarch 12 - April 25, 2018March 12 - April 25, 2018March 12 - April 25, 2018March 12 - April 25, 2018
Second Application Period for 2017-2018 Erasmus Student Mobility Internship ProgramMarch 15 - April 9, 2018March 15 - April 9, 2018March 15 - April 9, 2018March 15 - April 9, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Learning Agreements to the Directorate of Student Affairs for Incoming Erasmus Students (for Spring Semester)March 23, 2018March 23, 2018March 23, 2018March 23, 2018
Deadline of Course Registration for Incoming Erasmus Students (for Spring Semester)March 23, 2018March 23, 2018March 23, 2018March 23, 2018
SELT 1 (For the Application Period of 2017-2018 Erasmus Student Mobility for Studies)March 23, 2018March 23, 2018March 23, 2018March 23, 2018
Announcement of Application Results for 2017-2018 Erasmus Student Mobility for Studies​March 30, 2018March 30, 2018March 30, 2018March 30, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Exam Details to the Directorate of Student Academic Affairs for 2017-18 Spring Semester CoursesApril 13, 2018April 13, 2018April 13, 2018April 13, 2018
SELT 2 (For the Second Application Period of 2017-18 Erasmus Student Mobility for Internship)April 13, 2018April 13, 2018April 13, 2018April 13, 2018
SEPP Module 3 Module AssessmentApril 16, 2018
SEPP  End of 3rd Module BreakApril 17-23, 2018
Announcement of Call for 2017-18 Academic Year Erasmus Student Mobility for InternshipApril 17, 2018April 17, 2018April 17, 2018April 17, 2018
Announcement of Second Application Results for 2017-18 Erasmus Student Mobility for InternshipApril 20, 2018April 20, 2018April 20, 2018April 20, 2018
National Independence and Children's DayApril 23, 2018April 23, 2018April 23, 2018April 23, 2018April 23, 2018
SEPP - 4th ModuleApril 24 - June 8, 2018
Deadline for Advisor Approvals for Course WithdrawalsApril 26, 2018April 26, 2018April 26, 2018April 26, 2018
Deadline for early application to the graduate programs (For 2018-19 Fall Semester)April 30, 2018April 30, 2018
Labor and Solidarity DayMay 1, 2018
Public holiday
May 1, 2018
Public holiday
May 1, 2018
Public holiday
May 1, 2018
Public holiday
May 1, 2018
Public holiday
Early application period for the graduate programs - English Placement Test (For 2018-19 Fall Semester)May 2, 2018May 2, 2018
Early application period for the graduate programs - STEP Exam (For 2018-19 Fall Semester)May 4, 2018May 4, 2018
First Application Period of 2017-18 Academic Year Erasmus Student Mobility for InternshipMay 7 - 28, 2018May 7 - 28, 2018May 7 - 28, 2018May 7 - 28, 2018
Early application period for the graduate programs - written exams and interviews (For 2018-19 Fall Semester)May 9 - 18, 2018 (GSHSS)May 9 - 18, 2018
The Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth & Sports DayMay 19, 2018May 19, 2018May 19, 2018May 19, 2018May 19, 2018
Announcement of Final Exam ScheduleMay 23, 2018May 23, 2018May 23, 2018May 23, 2018
Last Day of ClassesMay 31, 2018May 31, 2018May 31, 2018May 31, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course Details to the Directorate of Student Academic Affairs for 2017-18 Summer SemesterMay 18, 2018May 18, 2018May 18, 2018May 18, 2018
SELT 3 (for the First Application Period of 2017-18 Academic Year Erasmus Student Mobility for Internship)June 1, 2018June 1, 2018June 1, 2018June 1, 2018
Final Exams (including Saturdays and Sundays)June 1 - 13, 2018June 1 - 13, 2018June 1 - 13, 2018June 1 - 13, 2018
Last Day of Classes (For 2018-19 Spring Semester)June 1, 2018 - July 1, 2018
Announcement of the First Application Results for 2017-2018 Academic Year Erasmus Student Mobility for InternshipJune 6, 2018June 6, 2018June 6, 2018June 6, 2018
SEPP - 4th Module AssessmentJune 11, 2018
SEPP  End of 4th Module BreakJune 12 - 24, 2018
Announcement of Course Schedule (for Summer Semester)June 13, 2018June 13, 2018June 13, 2018June 13, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabi to Faculties/Graduate Schools/Directorate of Vocational SchoolJune 13, 2018June 13, 2018June 13, 2018June 13, 2018
Eid al-FitrJune 15 - 17, 2018June 15 - 17, 2018June 15 - 17, 2018June 15 - 17, 2018June 15 - 17, 2018
Tuition Payments for Summer SemesterJune 1 - 22, 2018June 1 - 27, 2018June 1 - 27, 2018June 1 - 27, 2018June 1 - 27, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course GradesJune 19, 2018June 19, 2018June 19, 2018June 19, 2018
English Proficiency Test (STEP) (for Spring Semester)June 20 - 21, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Incomplete (I) GradesJune 21, 2018June 21, 2018June 21, 2018June 21, 2018
Deadline for Submission of Course Evaluation Forms to Faculties/Graduate Schools/Directorate of Vocational SchoolJune 22, 2018June 22, 2018June 22, 2018June 22, 2018
SEPP  Module 5June 25 - August 9, 2018
Deadline for Submission of the List of Accepted International Students to the Directorate of Student Affairs for the First Registration PeriodJune 25, 2018June 25, 2018June 25, 2018June 25, 2018
Course RegistrationsJune 25 - 27, 2018
July 2 - 3, 2018 (Late Registration and Add-Drop)
June 25 - 27, 2018
July 2 - 3, 2018 (Late Registration and Add-Drop)
June 25 - 27, 2018
July 2 - 3, 2018 (Late Registration and Add-Drop)
June 25 - 27, 2018
July 2 - 3, 2018 (Late Registration and Add-Drop)
Advisor ApprovalJune 25 - July 3, 2018June 25 - July 3, 2018June 25 - July 3, 2018June 25 - July 3, 2018
Graduation CeremonyJune 29, 2018June 29, 2018June 29, 2018June 29, 2018
Deadline for second application to GSNAS graduate programs (For 2018-19 Fall Semester)June 30, 2018 (GSNAS)
First Day of ClassesJuly 2, 2018July 2, 2018July 2, 2018July 2, 2018
Early application period for the graduate programs - university registrations and tuition payment (For 2018-19 Fall Semester)July 2 - 6, 2018 (GSHSS)July 2 - 6, 2018 (GSHSS)
First Registration Period for International StudentsJuly 2 - 6, 2018 (GSHSS)July 2 - 6, 2018 (GSHSS)July 2 - 6, 2018 (GSHSS)July 2 - 6, 2018 (GSHSS)
Course Withdrawal ApplicationsJuly 5 - 26, 2018July 5 - 26, 2018July 5 - 26, 2018July 5 - 26, 2018
Deadline for Advisor Approvals for Course WithdrawalsJuly 27, 2018July 27, 2018July 27, 2018July 27, 2018
Deadline for Submission of the List of Accepted International Students to the Directorate of Student Affairs for the Second Registration PeriodJuly 27, 2018July 27, 2018July 27, 2018July 27, 2018
Deadline of Applications for 2018-19 Academic Year Incoming Erasmus Students (for Fall and Spring Semesters)August 1, 2018August 1, 2018August 1, 2018August 1, 2018
Second Registration Period for International StudentsAugust 6 - 10, 2018August 6 - 10, 2018August 6 - 10, 2018August 6 - 10, 2018
SEPP - 5th Module AssessmentAugust 10, 2018
Last Day of ClassesAugust 17, 2018August 17, 2018August 17, 2018August 17, 2018
Deadline of Applications for International StudentsAugust 17, 2018August 17, 2018August 17, 2018August 17, 2018
Deadline for Submission of 2018-19 Academic Year Incoming Erasmus Students to the Directorate of Student AffairsAugust 17, 2018August 17, 2018August 17, 2018August 17, 2018
Final ExamsAugust 27 - 29, 2018August 27 - 29, 2018August 27 - 29, 2018August 27 - 29, 2018
Deadline for Submission of the List of Outgoing Erasmus Students for 2018-19 Academic Year to the Directorate of Student Affairs (for Fall Semester)August 28, 2018August 28, 2018August 28, 2018August 28, 2018
English Proficiency Test (STEP) for Summer SemesterAugust 16 - 17, 2018
Deadline for Submission of the List of International Students to the Directorate of Student Affairs for Registration Period of Additional Placements (3rd  Registration Period)August 29, 2018August 29, 2018August 29, 2018August 29, 2018
Victory DayAugust 30, 2018August 30, 2018August 30, 2018August 30, 2018August 30, 2018
Deadline for late registration to the graduate programs (For 2018-19 Fall Semester)August 31, 2018August 31, 2018
Deadline 
for Submission of Course Grades
September 3, 2018September 32018September 32018September 32018
Late registration period for the graduate programs - English Placement Test (For 2018-19 Fall Semester)September 3, 2018September 3, 2018
Third Registration Period for International Students (Additional Placement)September 3 - 7, 2018September 3 - 7, 2018September 3 - 7, 2018September 3 - 7, 2018
Deadline for Submission of “Incomplete" (I) GradesSeptember 5, 2018September 5, 2018September 5, 2018September 5, 2018
Late registration period for the graduate programs - STEP Exam (For 2018-19 Fall Semester)September 5 - 6, 2018 (GSHSS)September 5 - 6, 2018
Late registration period for the graduate programs - written exams and interviews (For 2018-19 Fall Semester)September 6 - 13, 2018 (GSHSS)September 6 - 13, 2018
Late registration period for the graduate programs - university registrations and tuition payment (For 2018-19 Fall Semester)September 17 - 21, 2018 (GSHSS)September 17 - 21, 2018

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