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.

This year we have made a small number of amendments to the dates of the Academic Calendar following a two-year consultation with students and staff.

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 2022 - 2025

Malaysia Campus Holidays up to 2025*

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

  • 1 January 2022 – New Year's Day
  • 18 January 2022 – Thaipusam
  • 1 February 2022 – Federal Territory Day
  • 1 – 2 February 2022 – Chinese New Year
  • 19 April 2022 – Nuzul Al-Quran
  • 1 May 2022 – Labour Day#
  • 3 – 4 May 2022 – Hari Raya Aidil Fitri*
  • 15 May 2022 – Wesak Day#
  • 6 June 2022  – King's Birthday
  • 10 July 2022 – Hari Raya Aidil Adha*#
  • 30 July 2022 – Awal Muharram
  • 31 August 2022 – National Day
  • 16 September 2022 –  Malaysia Day
  • 9 October 2022 – Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday
  • 24 October 2022 – Deepavali
  • 25 December 2022 – Christmas#

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