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Academic Calendar 2021/22

Updated on 27 September 2021

2021
August

30

Monday

Semester One teaching commences (13 teaching weeks)

30 Monday Add/Drop period for Semester One commences
September
11   Saturday Add/Drop period for Semester One ends 
21  Tuesday Mid-Autumn Festival (all evening classes suspended)
22 Wednesday General holiday (The day following Mid-Autumn Festival)
October
1 Friday General holiday (National Day)
9
Saturday
PolyU Undergraduate Info Day 2021 (all day-time and evening classes suspended)
14 Thursday General holiday (Chung Yeung Festival)
November
6 to 30 Saturday to Tuesday Twenty-seventh Congregation

27

Saturday

Semester One teaching ends

29  Monday Revision period for Semester One examinations commences
December
1 Wednesday  Twenty-seventh Congregation 
1 Wednesday Revision period for Semester One examinations ends
2 Thursday Examination Period for Semester One commences
17 Friday Examination Period for Semester One ends
21 Tuesday Winter Solstice (all evening classes/examinations suspended)
24 Friday Christmas Eve (all evening classes/examinations suspended)
25 Saturday General holiday (Christmas Day)
27 Monday General holiday (The first weekday after Christmas Day) 
2022
January
1 Saturday General holiday (The first day of January)
4 Tuesday Finalisation of all subject assessment results for Semester One
10 Monday

Semester Two teaching commences (13 teaching weeks)

10 Monday Add/Drop period for Semester Two commences
12 Wednesday Finalisation of overall assessment results for Semester One
13 Thursday Announcement of Semester One overall assessment results
22 Saturday Add/Drop period for Semester Two ends 
31 Monday Lunar New Year Break (all day-time and evening classes suspended)
February
1 Tuesday General holiday (Lunar New Year’s Day)
2 Wednesday General holiday (The second day of Lunar New Year)
3 Thursday General holiday (The third day of Lunar New Year)
4 to 5 Friday to Saturday Lunar New Year Break (all day-time and evening classes suspended)
April
5 Tuesday
General holiday (Ching Ming Festival)
14 Thursday Semester Two teaching ends
15  Friday General holiday (Good Friday)
16 Saturday General holiday (The day following Good Friday)
18 Monday General holiday (Easter Monday)
19 Tuesday Revision period for Semester Two examinations commences
21 Thursday
Revision period for Semester Two examinations ends
22 Friday Examination Period for Semester Two commences
May
2 Monday General holiday (The day following Labour Day)
9 Monday General holiday (The day following the Birthday of the Buddha)
10 Tuesday Examination Period for Semester Two ends
18 Wednesday Finalisation of all subject assessment results for Semester Two
26 Thursday
Finalisation of overall assessment results for Semester Two
27 Friday
Announcement of Semester Two overall assessment results
30 Monday

Summer Term teaching commences (7 teaching weeks)

30 Monday Add/Drop period for Summer Term commences
June
3 Friday
General holiday (Tuen Ng Festival)
4 Saturday
Add/Drop period for Summer Term ends
July
1 Friday General holiday (The HKSAR Establishment Day)
16 Saturday

Summer Term teaching ends

18 Monday Examination Period for Summer Term commences
23 Saturday Examination Period for Summer Term ends
August
2 Tuesday Finalisation of all subject assessment results for Summer Term
10 Wednesday Finalisation of overall assessment results for Summer Term
11 Thursday Announcement of Summer Term overall assessment results
28 Sunday

Academic Year 2021/22 ends

 

  


Note:  The Academic Calendar 2021/22 was first announced on 26 August 2020 and revision have been made and announced on 27 September 2021. Changes are shaded in yellow (in PDF) for easy reference.

 

Last updated on 27 September 2021

 



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