2019 - 2020 Academic Calendar
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ENGLISH PREPARATORY PROGRAM (SEPP)

VOCATIONAL SCHOOL

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

MBA

Deadline for early application to the graduate programs (2019-20 Fall Semester)


April 30, 2019

May 31, 2019

Early application period for the graduate programs - English Placement Test (2019-20 Fall Semester)

May 2, 2019 (GSHSS)
June 26, 2019 (GSNAS)

June 26, 2019

Early application period for the graduate programs - STEP Exam (2019-20 Fall Semester)

May 6 - 7, 2019 (GSHSS)
June 27, 2019 (GSNAS)

June 27, 2019

Early application period for the graduate programs - written exams and interviews (2019-20 Fall Semester)

May 13 - 21, 2019 (GSHSS)

Eid al-Fitr (including the Eve of Eid al-Fitr)

June 3 - 6, 2019

June 3 - 6, 2019

June 3 - 6, 2019

June 3 - 6, 2019

June 3 - 6, 2019

Deadline for second application to GSNAS graduate programs (for 2019-20 Fall Semester)

June 30, 2019 (GSNAS)

Early application period for the graduate programs - university registrations and tuition payment (2019-20 Fall Semester)

July 1 - 5, 2019

July 1 - 5, 2019

Deadline for Submission of Double Major and Minor Programs for 2019-20 Academic Year to the Directorate of Student Academic Affairs

July 1, 2019

Deadline for Submission of Course Details for 2019-20 Fall Semester to the Directorate of Student Academic Affairs

July 12, 2019

July 12, 2019

July 12, 2019

July 12, 2019

July 15 Democracy and National Unity Day

July 15, 2019

July 15, 2019

July 15, 2019

July 15, 2019

July 15, 2019

Application for External Transfer (Fall Semester)

July 16 - August 16, 2019

July 16 - August 16, 2019

Application for Double Major/Minor and Internal Transfer Programs (Fall Semester)

July 16 - August 16, 2019

Fall Semester Tuition Payments (except students enrolled in 2019)

August 1 - 31, 2019

August 1 - 31, 2019

August 1 - 31, 2019

August 1 - 31, 2019

August 1 - 31, 2019

Eid al-Adha (including the Eve of Eid al-Adha)

August 10 - 14, 2019

August 10 - 14, 2019

August 10 - 14, 2019

August 10 - 14, 2019

August 10 - 14, 2019

English Placement Test for the Applicants of External Transfer (Fall Semester)

August 19, 2019

English Proficiency Test (STEP) for the Applicants of External Transfer (Fall Semester)

August 20, 2019

Announcement of Short-Listed External Transfer Students (Fall Semester)

August 28, 2019

August 28, 2019

Announcement of Application Results for Double Major/Minor and Internal Transfer Programs (Fall Semester)

August 29, 2019

Deadline for Submission of the List of Outgoing Erasmus Students to the Directorate of Student Affairs (Fall Semester)

August 29, 2019

August 29, 2019

August 29, 2019

August 29, 2019

Victory Day

August 30, 2019

August 30, 2019

August 30, 2019

August 30, 2019

August 30, 2019

Deadline for late registration to the graduate programs (2019-20 Fall Semester)

August 31, 2019

August 31, 2019

Registration Period and Tuition Payment for New Students*

August 19 - 23, 2019*

August 19 - 23, 2019*

August 19 - 23, 2019*

Registration of Short-Listed External Transfer Students (Fall Semester)

September 2 - 6, 2019

September 2 - 6, 2019

English Placement Test (for students registered through OSYM)*

September 2 - 6, 2019*

September 2 - 6, 2019*

Late registration period for the graduate programs - English Placement Test (2019-20 Fall Semester)

September 3, 2019 (GSHSS)
September 9, 2019 (GSNAS)

September 9, 2019

Late application period for the graduate programs - STEP Exam (2019-20 Fall Semester)

September 5 - 6, 2019 (GSHSS)
September 9 - 10, 2019 (GSNAS)

September 9 - 10, 2019

Late registration period for the graduate programs - written exams and interviews (2019-20 Fall Semester)

September 9 - 16, 2019 (GSHSS)

Announcement of Course Schedule (Fall Semester)

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabi to Faculties/Graduate Schools/Directorate of Vocational School (Fall Semester)

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

Deadline for Submission of Advisor Changes to the Directorate of Student Affairs (Fall Semester)

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

Deadline for Submission of the List of Incoming Erasmus Students to the Directorate of Student Affairs (Fall Semester)

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

English Proficiency Test (STEP)

September 10 - 11, 2019

Arabic Placement Test (for newly registered students of SIS) (Fall Semester)

September 16, 2019

SEPP  Module 1

September 16 - November 15, 2019

Turkish Placement Test for International Students (Fall Semester)

September 16, 2019

Late registration period for the graduate programs - university registrations and tuition payment (2019-20 Fall Semester)

September 17 - 23, 2019 (GSHSS)
September 9 - 13, 2019 (GSNAS)

September 9 - 13, 2019

Course Registrations (Fall Semester)

September 16 - 25, 2019 (1st Registrations)
September 30 - October 3, 2019 (Add-Drop)

September 18 - 25, 2019 (1st Registrations)
September 30 - October 3, 2019 (Add-Drop)

September 20 - 25, 2019 (1st Registrations)
September 30 - October 3, 2019 (Add-Drop)

September 20 - 25, 2019 (1st Registrations)
September 30 - October 3, 2019 (Add-Drop)

Advisor Approval (Fall Semester)

September 18 - October 3, 2019

September 18 - October 3, 2019

September 18 - October 3, 2019

September 18 - October 3, 2019

Orientation for International and Erasmus Students (Fall Semester)

September 19 - 20, 2019

September 19 - 20, 2019

September 19 - 20, 2019

September 19 - 20, 2019

September 19 - 20, 2019

First Day of Classes (Fall Semester)

September 23, 2019

September 23, 2019

September 23, 2019

September 23, 2019

Placement Test for Elective Arabic Courses and ISS 103 (Fall Semester)

September 23, 2019

Additional Placement Registrations and Tuition Payment*

September 23 - 27, 2019*

September 23 - 27, 2019*

September 23 - 27, 2019*

English Preparatory Program Placement Test (for Additional Placement Students)*

September 23 - 27, 2019*

September 23 - 27, 2019*

September 23 - 27, 2019*

Arabic Placement Test (for newly additional registered students of SIS) (Fall Semester)

September 23, 2019

Deadline for Applications of Students with Special Status (for Fall Semester)

October 2, 2019

October 2, 2019

October 2, 2019

October 2, 2019

Course Withdrawal Applications (Fall Semester)

October 7 - November 8, 2019

October 7 - November 8, 2019

October 7 - November 8, 2019

October 7 - November 8, 2019

Deadline for Submission of Learning Agreements to the Directorate of Student Affairs for Incoming Erasmus Students (Fall Semester)

October 25, 2019

October 25, 2019

October 25, 2019

October 25, 2019

Deadline for Course Registrations of Incoming Erasmus Students (Fall Semester)

October 25, 2019

October 25, 2019

October 25, 2019

October 25, 2019

Republic Day

October 29, 2019

October 29, 2019

October 29, 2019

October 29, 2019

October 29, 2019

Deadline for Advisor Approvals for Course Withdrawals (Fall Semester)

November 11, 2019

November 11, 2019

November 11, 2019

November 11, 2019

Deadline for Submission of Exam Details to the Directorate of Student Academic Affairs (Fall Semester)

November 15, 2019

November 15, 2019

November 15, 2019

November 15, 2019

SEPP  1st Module Assessment

November 18 - 19, 2019

Deadline for Submission of Course Details for 2019-20 Spring Semester to the Directorate of Student Academic Affairs

November 22, 2019

November 22, 2019

November 22, 2019

November 22, 2019

SEPP Module 2

November 25, 2019 - January 17, 2020

Deadline for early registration to GSNAS graduate programs (for 2019-20 Spring Semester)

November 30, 2019 (GSNAS)

Deadline for Applications of Incoming Erasmus Students for Spring Semester

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

First Day of Applications for 2020-21 International Students

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

December 2, 2019

Announcement of Final Exam Schedule (Fall Semester)

December 16, 2019

December 16, 2019

December 16, 2019

December 16, 2019

Application for External Transfer (Spring Semester)

December 24, 2019 - January 3, 2020

Last Day of Classes (Fall Semester)

December 27, 2019

December 27, 2019

December 27, 2019

December 27, 2019

Application for Double Major/Minor and Internal Transfer Programs (Spring Semester)

December 30, 2019 - January 17, 2020

Deadline for registration to the graduate programs (2019-20 Spring Semester)

December 31, 2019

December 31, 2019

New Year

January 1, 2020

January 1, 2020

January 1, 2020

January 1, 2020

January 1, 2020

Proficiency Exam for PHD students (for 2019-20 Fall Semester)

January 1 - 31, 2020

Final Exams (including Saturdays and Sundays) (Fall Semester)

January 2 - 16, 2020

January 2 - 16, 2020

January 2 - 16, 2020

January 2 - 16, 2020

Tuition Payments for Spring Semester

January 2 - 24, 2020

January 2 - 24, 2020

January 2 - 24, 2020

January 2 - 24, 2020

January 2 - 24, 2020

Application period for the graduate programs - English Placement Test (2019-20 Spring Semester)

January 2 - 2020 (GSHSS)
January 21, 2020 (GSNAS)

January 21, 2020

Application period for the graduate programs - STEP exam (2019-20 Spring Semester)

January 3, 2020 (GSHSS)
January 22, 2020 (GSNAS)

January 22, 2020

Application period for the graduate programs - written exams and interviews (2019-20 Spring Semester)

January 6 - 10, 2020 (GSHSS)

Announcement of Short-Listed External Transfer Students (Spring Semester)

January 10, 2020

Deadline for Submission of the List of Outgoing Erasmus Students to the Directorate of Student Affairs (Spring Semester)

January 13, 2020

January 13, 2020

January 13, 2020

January 13, 2020

Deadline for Submission of the List of Incoming Erasmus Students to the Directorate of Student Affairs (Spring Semester)

January 13, 2020

January 13, 2020

January 13, 2020

January 13, 2020

Registration of Short-Listed External Transfer Students (Spring Semester)

January 13 - 17, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Course Grades (Fall Semester)

January 19, 2020

January 19, 2020

January 19, 2020

January 19, 2020

Application period for the graduate programs - university registrations and tuition payment (2019-20 Spring Semester)

January 20 - 24, 2020

January 20 - 24, 2020

Announcement of Course Schedule (for Spring Semester)

January 20, 2020

January 20, 2020

January 20, 2020

January 20, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabi to Faculties/Graduate Schools/Directorate of Vocational School (Spring Semester)

January 20, 2020

January 20, 2020

January 20, 2020

January 20, 2020

SEPP 2nd  Module Assessment

January 20 - 21, 2020

English Proficiency Test (STEP) (Fall Semester)

January 23 - 24, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Advisor Changes to the Directorate of Student Affairs (Spring Semester)

January 24, 2020

January 24, 2020

January 24, 2020

January 24, 2020

Announcement of 2019-20 Call for Erasmus Student Mobility for Studies

January 24, 2020

January 24, 2020

January 24, 2020

January 24, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Incomplete (I) Grades (Fall Semester)

January 26, 2020

January 26, 2020

January 26, 2020

January 26, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Course Evaluation Forms to Faculties/Graduate Schools/Directorate of Vocational School (Fall Semester)

January 27, 2020

January 27, 2020

January 27, 2020

January 27, 2020

Turkish Placement Test for International Students (Spring Semester)

January 27, 2020

Announcement of Application Results for Double Major/Minor and Internal Transfer Programs (Spring Semester)

January 28, 2020

Course Registrations (Spring Semester)

January 30 - February 5, 2020 (1st Registrations)
February 10 - 13, 2020 (Add-Drop)

January 31 - February 5, 2020 (1st Registrations)
February 10 - 13, 2020 (Add-Drop)

February 1 - 5, 2020 (1st Registrations)
February 10 - 13, 2020 (Add-Drop)

February 1 - 5, 2020 (1st Registrations)
February 10 - 13, 2020 (Add-Drop)

Advisor Approval (Spring Semester)

January 30 - February 13, 2020

January 30 - February 13, 2020

January 30 - February 13, 2020

January 30 - February 13, 2020

Placement Test for Arabic Elective Courses (Spring Semester)

February 3, 2020

Orientation for International and Erasmus Students (Spring Semester)

February 3, 2020

February 3, 2020

February 3, 2020

February 3, 2020

SEPP  Module 3

February 3 - March 27, 2020

First Day of Classes (Spring Semester)

February 3, 2020

February 3, 2020

February 3, 2020

February 3, 2020

Deadline for Application of Students with Special Status (for Spring Semester)
February 12, 2020February 12, 2020February 12, 2020February 12, 2020

Application Period for 2019-20 Erasmus Student Mobility for Studies

February 14 - March 13, 2020

February 14 - March 13, 2020

February 14 - March 13, 2020

February 14 - March 13, 2020

Course Withdrawal Applications (Spring Semester)

February 17 - March 20, 2020

February 17 - March 20, 2020

February 17 - March 20, 2020

February 17 - March 20, 2020

Announcement of Call for 2019-20 Academic Year Erasmus Student Mobility for Internship

February 21, 2020

February 21, 2020

February 21, 2020

February 21, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Learning Agreements to the Directorate of Student Affairs for Incoming Erasmus Students (Spring Semester)

February 28, 2020

February 28, 2020

February 28, 2020

February 28, 2020

Deadline for Course Registrations of Incoming Erasmus Students (Spring Semester)

February 28, 2020

February 28, 2020

February 28, 2020

February 28, 2020

SELT 1 (for the Application Period of 2019-20 Erasmus Student Mobility for Studies)

March 20, 2020

March 20, 2020

March 20, 2020

March 20, 2020

Second Application Period for 2019-20 Erasmus Student Mobility Internship Program

March 23 - April 17, 2020

March 23 - April 17, 2020

March 23 - April 17, 2020

March 23 - April 17, 2020

Deadline for Advisor Approvals for Course Withdrawals (Spring Semester)

March 23, 2020

March 23, 2020

March 23, 2020

March 23, 2020

Announcement of Application Results for 2019-20 Erasmus Student Mobility for Studies

March 27, 2020

March 27, 2020

March 27, 2020

March 27, 2020

SEPP 3rd  Module Assessment

March 30 - 31, 2020

SEPP  Module 4

April 13 - May 29, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Exam Details to the Directorate of Student Academic Affairs (Spring Semester)

April 13, 2020

April 13, 2020

April 13, 2020

April 13, 2020

National Independence and Children's Day

April 23, 2020

April 23, 2020

April 23, 2020

April 23, 2020

April 23, 2020

SELT 2 (for the Second Application Period of 2019-20 Erasmus Student Mobility for Internship)

April 24, 2020

April 24, 2020

April 24, 2020

April 24, 2020

First Application Period of 2019-20 Academic Year Erasmus Student Mobility for Internship

April 27 - May 18, 2020

April 27 - May 18, 2020

April 27 - May 18, 2020

April 27 - May 18, 2020

Announcement of Second Application Results for 2019-20 Erasmus Student Mobility for Internship

April 30, 2020

April 30, 2020

April 30, 2020

April 30, 2020

Labor and Solidarity Day

May 1, 2020

May 1, 2020

May 1, 2020

May 1, 2020

May 1, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Course Details to the Directorate of Student Academic Affairs for 2019-20 Summer Semester

May 8, 2020

May 8, 2020

May 8, 2020

May 8, 2020

Announcement of Final Exam Schedule (Spring Semester)

May 11, 2020

May 11, 2020

May 11, 2020

May 11, 2020

Last Day of Classes (Spring Semester)

May 15, 2020

May 15, 2020

May 15, 2020

May 15, 2020

The Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth & Sports Day

May 19, 2020

May 19, 2020

May 19, 2020

May 19, 2020

May 19, 2020

SELT 3 (for the First Application Period of 2019-20 Academic Year Erasmus Student Mobility for Internship)

May 22, 2020

May 22, 2020

May 22, 2020

May 22, 2020

Announcement of the First Application Results for 2019-20 Academic Year Erasmus Student Mobility for Internship

May 25, 2020

May 25, 2020

May 25, 2020

May 25, 2020

Final Exams (including Saturdays and Sundays) (Spring Semester)

May 28 - June 13, 2020

May 28 - June 13, 2020

May 28 - June 13, 2020

May 28 - June 13, 2020

Deadline of Applications for 2020-21 Academic Year Incoming Erasmus Students (for Fall and Spring Semesters)

June 1, 2020

June 1, 2020

June 1, 2020

June 1, 2020

SEPP - 4th Module Assessment

June 1, 2020

English Proficiency Test (STEP) (Spring Semester)

June 9 - 10, 2020

Announcement of Course Schedule (for Summer Semester)

June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Course Syllabi to Faculties/Graduate Schools/Directorate of Vocational School (Summer Semester)

June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020

Tuition Payments for Summer Semester

June 15 - 26, 2020

June 15 - 26, 2020

June 15 - 26, 2020

June 15 - 26, 2020

June 15 - 26, 2020

Proficiency Exam for PHD students (for 2019-20 Spring Semester)

June 15 - July 15, 2020

SEPP  Module 5

June 15 - August 10, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Course Grades (Spring Semester)

June 16, 2020

June 16, 2020

June 16, 2020

June 16, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Incomplete (I) Grades (Spring Semester)

June 22, 2020

June 22, 2020

June 22, 2020

June 22, 2020

Eid al-Fitr (including the Eve of Eid al-Fitr)

May 23 - 26, 2020

May 23 - 26, 2020

May 23 - 26, 2020

May 23 - 26, 2020

May 23 - 26, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Course Evaluation Forms to Faculties/Graduate Schools/Directorate of Vocational School (Spring Semester)

June 23, 2020

June 23, 2020

June 23, 2020

June 23, 2020

Turkish Placement Test for International Students (Summer Semester)

June 24, 2020

Course Registrations (Summer Semester)

June 24 - 26, 2020 (1st  Registrations)
July 29 - 30, 2020 (Late Registration and Add-Drop)

June 24 - 26, 2020 (1st  Registrations)
July 29 - 30, 2020 (Late Registration and Add-Drop)

June 24 - 26, 2020 (1st  Registrations)
July 29 - 30, 2020 (Late Registration and Add-Drop)

June 24 - 26, 2020 (1st  Registrations)
July 29 - 30, 2020 (Late Registration and Add-Drop)

Advisor Approval (Summer Semester)

June 24 - 30, 2020

June 24 - 30, 2020

June 24 - 30, 2020

June 24 - 30, 2020

Early application period for the graduate programs - English Placement Test (2020-21 Fall Semester)

June 25, 2020​July 20, 2020
Early application period for the graduate programs - STEP Exam (2020-21 Fall Semester)
​June 26, 2020
July 21, 2020​

Graduation Ceremony*

June 26, 2020*

June 26, 2020*

June 26, 2020*

June 26, 2020*

First Day of Classes (Summer Semester)

June 29, 2020

June 29, 2020

June 29, 2020

June 29, 2020

Deadline for Submission of the List of Accepted International Students to the Directorate of Student Affairs for the First Registration Period (2020-21 Fall Semester)

June 29, 2020

June 29, 2020

June 29, 2020

June 29, 2020

June 29, 2020

Deadline for early application to the graduate programs (2020-21 Fall Semester)
June 30, 2020
June 30, 2020​​

Course Withdrawal Applications (Summer Semester)


July 1 - 24, 2020

July 1 - 24, 2020

July 1 - 24, 2020

July 1 - 24, 2020

Early application period for the graduate programs - written exams and interviews (2020-21 Fall Semester)
​July 2 - 10, 2020 (GSHSS)

First Registration Period for International Students

July 6 - 17, 2020

July 6 - 17, 2020

July 6 - 17, 2020

July 6 - 17, 2020

July 6 - 17, 2020

July 15 Democracy and National Unity Day

July 15, 2020

July 15, 2020

July 15, 2020

July 15, 2020

July 15, 2020

Early application period for the graduate programs - university registrations and tuition payment (2020-21 Fall Semester)
​July 20 - 24, 2020
August 2 - 7, 2020​

Deadline for Submission of Exam Details to the Directorate of Student Academic Affairs (Summer Semester)

July ​24, 2020

July 24, 2020

July 24, 2020

July 24, 2020

Deadline for Submission of the List of Accepted International Students to the Directorate of Student Affairs for the Second Registration Period (2020-21 Fall Semester)

July 27, 2020

July 27, 2020

July 27, 2020

July 27, 2020

July 27, 2020

Deadline for Advisor Approvals for Course Withdrawals (Summer Semester)

July 27, 2020

July 27, 2020

July 27, 2020

July 27, 2020

Eid al-Adha (including the Eve of Eid al-Adha)

July 30 - August 3, 2020

July 30 - August 3, 2020

July 30 - August 3, 2020

July 30 - August 3, 2020

July 30 - August 3, 2020

Second Registration Period for International Students

August 4 - 21, 2020

August 4 - 21, 2020

August 4 - 21, 2020

August 4 - 21, 2020

August 4 - 21, 2020

SEPP - 5th Module Assessment

August 10, 2020

Announcement of Final Exam Schedule (Summer Semester)

August 17, 2020

August 17, 2020

August 17, 2020

August 17, 2020

English Proficiency Test (STEP) (Summer Semester)

August 19-20, 2020

Last Day of Classes (Summer Semester)

August 21, 2020

August 21, 2020

August 21, 2020

August 21, 2020

Final Exams (Summer Semester)

August 24 - 26, 2020

August 24 - 26, 2020

August 24 - 26, 2020

August 24 - 26, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Course Grades (Summer Semester)

August 28, 2020

August 28, 2020

August 28, 2020

August 28, 2020

Victory Day

August 30, 2020

August 30, 2020

August 30, 2020

August 30, 2020

August 30, 2020

Deadline for late registration to the graduate programs (2020-21 Fall Semester)

August 31, 2020

August 31, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Incomplete (I) Grades (Summer Semester)

September 2, 2020

September 2, 2020

September 2, 2020

September 2, 2020

Deadline for Submission of Course Evaluation Forms to Faculties/Graduate Schools/Directorate of Vocational School (Summer Semester)

September 3, 2020

September 3, 2020

September 3, 2020

September 3, 2020

Late registration period for the graduate programs - English Placement Test (2020-21 Fall Semester)

September 2, 2020 (GSHSS)
September 7, 2020 (GSNAS)

September 7, 2020

Late application period for the graduate programs - STEP Exam (2020-21 Fall Semester)

September 4, 2020 (GSHSS)
September 8, 2020 (GSNAS)

September 8, 2020

Deadline for Submission of the List of Accepted International Students to the Directorate of Student Affairs for the Late Registration Period (2020-21 Fall Semester)

September 7, 2020

September 7, 2020

September 7, 2020

September 7, 2020

September 7, 2020

Late registration period for the graduate programs - written exams and interviews (2020-21 Fall Semester)


September 7 - 11, 2020

Late registration period for the graduate programs - university registrations and tuition payment (2020-21 Fall Semester)

September 7 - 11, 2020

September 7 - 11, 2020

Late Registration Period for International Students (2020-21 Fall Semester)

September 14 - 18, 2020

September 14 - 18, 2020

September 14 - 18, 2020

September 14 - 18, 2020

September 14 - 18, 2020

* May change according to the OSYM’s registration calendar.

* Due to COVID-19 precautions, Graduation Ceremony will not be held.