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Academic Calendar for AY 2017/2018
Orientation Week (for first-year students only) 10 Apr - 14 Apr 2017 1 week
Semester I
Term 1 17 Apr - 2 Jun 2017 7 weeks
(Mid-Semester Test) 29 May - 2 Jun 2017 1 week

Vacation

3 Jun - 25 Jun 2017

3 weeks

Term 2 26 Jun - 18 Aug 2017

8 weeks

Exam Week 21 Aug - 1 Sep 2017 2 weeks
Vacation 2 Sep - 15 Oct 2017 6 weeks
Semester II
Term 3 16 Oct - 8 Dec 2017 8 weeks
(Mid-Semester Test) 4 Dec - 8 Dec 2017 1 week
Vacation 9 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018* 3 weeks
Term 4 2 Jan - 15 Feb 2018# 7 weeks
Exam Week 19 Feb - 2 Mar 2018 2 weeks
Vacation 3 Mar - 15 Apr 2018 6 weeks
 
* New Year's Day (1 January 2018)
# Chinese New Year (16 & 17 February 2018)
Vacation - Subject to any polytechnic activities, e.g. internship

Academic Calendar for AY 2018/2019
Orientation Week (for first-year students only) 9 Apr - 13 Apr 2018 1 week
Semester I
Term 1 16 Apr - 1 Jun 2018 7 weeks
(Mid-Semester Test) 28 May - 1 Jun 2018* 1 week

Vacation

2 Jun - 24 Jun 2018

3 weeks

Term 2 25 Jun - 17 Aug 2018

8 weeks

Exam Week 20 Aug - 31 Aug 2018** 2 weeks
Vacation 1 Sep - 14 Oct 2018 6 weeks
Semester II
Term 3 15 Oct - 7 Dec 2018 8 weeks
(Mid-Semester Test) 3 Dec - 7 Dec 2018 1 week
Vacation 8 Dec - 1 Jan 2019+ 3 weeks
Term 4 2 Jan - 15 Feb 2019 7 weeks
Exam Week 18 Feb - 1 Mar 2019 2 weeks
Vacation 2 Mar - 14 Apr 2019 6 weeks
     
* Vesak Day (29 May 2018)
** Hari Raya Haji  (22 August 2018)
+ New Year's Day (1 January 2019)
Vacation - Subject to any polytechnic activities, e.g. internship

Set Aside Periods for Staff
Terms 1 and 3 vacation periods (Jun & Dec) : 2nd week of the vacation
Terms 2 and 4 vacation periods (Sept & Mar): 3rd and 4th weeks of vacation
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