UG: Take A Look At The Revised Academic Calendar For Both Fulltime and Distance Students.

The University community is informed that the Business and Executive Committee (BEC) of the Academic Board, has approved the following:

i. The roll-out of the University of Ghana Online Teaching and Learning Programme for the rest of the 2019/2020 academic year.

ii. The Sakai LMS, other online resources and emails, as examination centres.

iii. A revised calendar for the rest of the 2019/2020 Second semester, below:

Teaching Resumes

(Online Teaching and Learning)

7 weeks

Tuesday, April 14 – Friday, May 29, 2020

Student Course Verification and Course & Lecturer Evaluation

3 weeks

Monday, May 18 – Friday, June 5, 2020

Revision week

1 week

Monday, June 1- Friday, June 5, 2020

Examinations (Full-time students)

4 weeks

Monday, June 8 – Friday, July 3, 2020

Vacation Starts

Saturday, July 4, 2020*

Extended Deadline for Submission of Graduate Theses

March 31, 2020 deadline is extended to July 31, 2020

July 31, 2020 deadline is extended to October 30, 2020

Distance Education Examinations

Friday, June 26 – Sunday, July 26, 2020

Supplementary Examinations

Dates for these examinations will be announced later when re-opening for the next academic year is in sight

  • (Re-Opening for the 2020/2021 academic year will be announced in due course)

For the avoidance of doubt, Congregation ceremonies originally scheduled for July 2020, have been postponed. New dates will be announced in due course.

Members of the community are to take note of these approvals, for further action.

Mercy Haizel-Ashia


University of Ghana


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