• The Academic Calendar is the schedule of events that take place within an academic year.
  • The Academic Year begins in January of each calendar year and ends in December of the same year.
  • The academic Year consists of  three trimesters, each trimester consists of fourteen (14) weeks in total and seventeen (17) for Law School.
  • The first trimester begins in January and ends in April. The second trimester begins in May and ends in August; the third trimester begins in September and ends in December of the same year

The Registrar's Office maintains and publishes the academic calendar for Riara University

Students are expected to read/access communication from the university at least  three times a week.

MAY - AUGUST 2022

Activity Start Date End Date
Students’ units registration for the semester (Student Portal)
27th April 2022
18th May 2022
Credit transfer application period
N/B: Credit transfers to be done within the two weeks of your 1st year, 1st semester
27th April 2022
18th May 2022
Deadline for deferment of studies
4th May 2022
13th May 2022
Deadline for Add / Drop of Units
27th April 2022
18th May 2022
Last day of accessing E-Learning Portal for students who have paid 50% School Fees
27th April 2022
3rd June 2022
Deadline for Jan-April 2022 Examination Queries
13th May 2022
10th June 2022
Deadline for payment of 100% School Fees
27th April 2022
1st July 2022
6th Commencement
8th July 2022
8th July 2022
End of Semester Examinations
25th July 2022
6th August 2022
RLS End of Semester Examinations
15th August 2022
24th August 2022

JANUARY - APRIL 2022

Activity Start Date End Date
Students’ units registration for the semester (Student Portal)
20th December 2021
21st January 2022
Credit transfer application period
N/B: Credit transfers to be done within the two weeks of your 1st year, 1st semester
3rd January 2022
21st January 2022
Accessing E-learning portal for those who have paid 50%
school fees for CAT , Assignments and Reports
3rd January 2022
9th February 2022
Booking for Remarks Special Exams missed in September- December 2021 semester
1st February 2022
11th February 2022
Payment of 75% school fees
9th February 2022
9th February 2022
Release of the examination timetable
One month before the start of the examinations
4th March 2022
Payment of 100% school fees
9th March 2022
26th March 2022
Examinations Dates for January - April 2022 Semester
4th April 2022
14th April 2022
RLS Examinations for January - April 2022 Semester
19th April 2022
29th April 2022

Examination Schedule

Important

Special Examinations

The graduation ceremony shall be held once during the year at a location decided by the Senate.

The Graduation for 2022 was held on 8th July 2022, at Riara University Graduation Square.

Graduation Booklets