Academic Calendar

Semester dates for our Malaysia campus are listed below, and you can find dates for enrolment, teaching, holidays, examination and graduation.

Please note the campus holidays or 'buildings closed' days for our campus.

Semester dates

Session dates for our academic year vary according to the programme you are taking. For detailed information see the academic calendars for your programme:

Foundation programmes

Undergraduate programmes

Postgraduate programmes

Campus holidays for 2021 - 2024

Malaysia Campus Holidays up to 2024*.

The University buildings will be closed for the following official Malaysia holidays.​

  • 1 January 2021 – New Year's Day
  • 28 January 2021 – Thaipsuam
  • 1 February 2021 – Federal Territory Day
  • 12-13 February 2021 – Chinese New Year
  • 29 April 2021 – Nuzul Al-Quran
  • 1 May 2021 – Labour Day
  • 13-14 May 2021 – Hari Raya Aidil Fitri
  • 26 May 2021 – Wesak Day
  • 7 June 2021 – King's Birthday
  • 20 July 2021 – Hari Raya Aidil Adha*
  • 10 August 2021 – Awal Muharram
  • 31 August 2021 – National Day
  • 16 September 2021 – Malaysia Day
  • 19 October 2021 – Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday
  • 4 November 2021 – Deepavali
  • 25 December 2021 – Christmas

* Subject to change. 
# As the public holiday falls on a Sunday, a replacement is given the next day on Monday.