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The Academic Calendar* gives you an overview of the dates for the 8 to 10 terms for each incoming undergraduate cohort. 

We have one undergraduate cohort intake in May of each year. ​From Academic Year (AY) 2022 onwards, the undergraduate intake will be in September of the year. Prospective students applying to enrol in year 2022 may refer to the new academic calendar below.

Academic Calendar (2020 to 2022)

2020

Trimester 1 (Terms 3, 5, 7 and 9)

Matriculation for Graduate Students 22 January
IAP 06 - 24 January
Bootcamp for Freshmores 06 - 17 January
UPOP 20 - 24 January
Week 1 - 6 27 January - 07 March
Week 7 (Recess) 08 - 15 March
Week 8 - 14 16 March - 02 May
Examinations 29 April - 01 May
Vacation for Seniors & Graduate Students 03 May - 17 May
Vacation for Juniors & Freshmores 03 May - 13 September
Internship/Exchange for Juniors & Freshmores 18 May - 04 September

Trimester 2 (Terms 1, 8 and 10)

Matriculation for Freshmores 13 May
Orientation for Freshmores 14 - 16 May
Week 1 - 6 18 May - 27 June
Week 7 (Recess) 28 June - 05 July
Week 8 - 14 06 July - 22 August
Examinations 19 - 21 August
Vacation for Freshmores 23 August - 13 September
Bootcamp for Freshmores 31 August - 11 September
Commencement 12 September

Trimester 3 (Terms 2, 4 and 6)

Matriculation for Graduate Students  09 September
Week 1 - 6 14 September - 24 October
Week 7 (Recess) 25 October - 01 November
Week 8 - 14 02 November - 19 December
Examinations 16 - 18 December
Vacation for Freshmores, Sophomores & Juniors 20 December 2020 - 03 January 2021
2021

Trimester 1 (Terms 3, 5, 7 and 9)

Matriculation for Graduate Students 20 January
IAP 04 - 22 January
Bootcamp for Freshmores 04 - 15 January
UPOP 18 - 22 January
Week 1 - 6 25 January - 06 March
Week 7 (Recess) 07 - 14 March
Week 8 - 14 15 March - 01 May
Examinations 28 - 30 April
Vacation for Seniors & Graduate Students 02 - 16 May
Vacation for Juniors & Freshmores 02 May - 12 September
Internship/Exchange for Juniors & Freshmores 17 May - 03 September

Trimester 2 (Terms 1, 8 and 10)

Matriculation for Freshmores 12 May
Orientation for Freshmores 14 - 16 May
Week 1 - 6 17 May - 26 June
Week 7 (Recess) 27 June - 04 July
Week 8 - 14 05 July - 21 August
Examinations 18 - 20 August
Vacation for Freshmores 22 August - 12 September
Bootcamp for Freshmores 30 August - 10 September
Commencement 11 September

Trimester 3 (Terms 2, 4 and 6)

Matriculation for Graduate Students  08 September
Week 1 - 6 13 September - 23 October
Week 7 (Recess) 24 - 31 October
Week 8 - 14 01 November - 18 December
Examinations 15 - 17 December
Vacation for Freshmores, Sophomores & Juniors 19 December 2021 - 02 January 2022
2022

This calendar is applicable for students matriculated before AY 2022.
For students enrolling in AY 2022, the matriculation date is 29 August 2022. The full calendar will be published at a later date.

Trimester 1 (Terms 3, 5, 7 and 9)

Matriculation for Graduate Students 19 January
IAP 03 - 21 January
Bootcamp for Freshmores 03 - 14 January
UPOP 17 - 21 January
Week 1 - 6 24 January - 05 March
Week 7 (Recess) 06 - 13 March
Week 8 - 14 14 March - 30 April
Examinations 27 - 29 April
Vacation for Seniors & Graduate Students 01 - 15 May
Vacation for Juniors & Freshmores 01 May - 11 September
Internship/Exchange for Juniors & Freshmores 16 May - 02 September

Trimester 2 (Terms 1, 8 and 10)

Matriculation for Freshmores 11 May
Orientation for Freshmores 12 - 14 May
Week 1 - 6 16 May - 25 June
Week 7 (Recess) 26 June - 03 July
Week 8 - 14 04 July - 20 August
Examinations 17 - 19  August
Vacation for Freshmores 21 August - 11 September
Bootcamp for Freshmores 29 August - 09 September
Commencement 10 September

Trimester 3 (Terms 2, 4 and 6)

Matriculation for Graduate Students  07 September
Week 1 - 6 12 September - 22 October
Week 7 (Recess) 23 - 30 October
Week 8 - 14 31 October - 17 December
Examinations 14 - 16 December
Vacation for Freshmores, Sophomores & Juniors 18 December 2022 - 01 January 2023

*Information correct as of 9 January 2020 and is subject to change.

Important Notes:

  • Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of Week 14 are official designated days for final examinations effective September 2019 onwards. Saturday is designated for exam if required.
  • Students are to ensure of their availability during Week 1 - 6, Week 8 - 14, Examination and Freshmore Bootcamp.
  • Public Holidays
    • For an up-to-date listing of Singapore Government gazetted public holidays, please check Singapore Ministry of Manpower (MOM)'s website.
    • Due to public holidays on weekdays, make-up lessons or examinations may be held on Saturdays.