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ACADEMIC CALENDAR

The academic year at KCST is divided into two semesters of approximately 17 weeks each and a summer term of approximately 8 weeks. Each semester is divided into two study periods followed by an examination.

KCST Opening Hours: 8 AM to 7 PM
KCST Office Hours: 8 AM to 4 PM

Academic Calendar 2018/2019

FALL SEMESTER 2018 
Registration  Fall Semester 2018
  Date Time  
Foundation 1 & 2 Sun 2 September 10.00 am – 4.00 pm On Campus
Degree Semester 1 Mon 3 September 10.00 am – 4.00 pm On Campus
Degree Semester 5 Tue 4 September 10.00 pm – 4.00 pm On-line
Degree Semester 4 Wed 5 September 10.00 am – 1.00 pm On-line
Degree Semester 3 Wed 5 September 1.00 pm – 4.00 pm On-line
Degree Semester 2 Thu 6 September 10.00 am – 4.00 pm On-line
Add/ Drop period Mon 10 September  to            Mon 17 September On Campus
 
Orientation Day for New students Sun 9 September 2018 10.30 am – 12.30 am  
 
FALL SEMESTER 2018
 
Start Date End Date days / weeks
( approx.)
Lectures/Tutorials/ Labs ( classes start) Mon 10 September Thu 1 November 8 weeks
Mid-term Exam Sat 3 November Thu 8 November 6 days
Lectures/Tutorials/ Labs Mon 12 November Thu 20 December 6 weeks
Final Exams Sun 6 January 2019 Wed 16 January  2019 9 days
       
Fall to Spring Intermission Period Thu 17  January 2019 Thu 31 January 2019  

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2019

Registration  Spring Semester 2019
  Date Time  
Foundation 1 & 2 Sun 27 January 10.00 am – 4.00 pm On Campus
Degree Semester 1 Sun 27 January 10.00 am – 4.00 pm On Campus
Degree Semester 6 Mon 28 January 10.00 pm – 4.00 pm On-line
Degree Semester 5 Tue 29 January 10.00 am – 1.00 pm On-line
Degree Semester 4 Tue 29 January 1.00 pm – 4.00 pm On-line
Degree Semester 3 Wed 30 January 10.00 am – 1.00 pm On-line
Degree Semester 2 Thu 31 January 1.00 pm – 4.00 pm On-line
Add/ Drop period Sun 3 February  to Sun 10 February On Campus
 
SPRING SEMESTER 2019 
 
Start Date End Date days / weeks
( approx.)
Lectures/Tutorials/ Labs ( classes start) Sun 3 February Thu 28 March 8 weeks
Mid-term Exam Sat 30 March Thu 4 April 6 days
Lectures/Tutorials/ Labs Mon 8 April Wed 15 May 6 weeks
Ramadan begins Mon 6 May Approximate  
Final Exams Thu 16 May 2019 Thu 23 May  7 days

 

Spring to Summer Intermission Period Sun 26 May Thu 6  June  

 

SUMMER TERM 2019

Registration  Summer Term 2019
  Date Time  
Registration for all courses offered 9 & 10 June 2019 10.00 am  – 4.00 pm On line
Add/ Drop period Tue 11 June  to Thu 13 June On Campus
 
Summer Term 2019 Start Date End Date days / weeks
(approx. 8 wks)
Lectures/Tutorials/ Labs ( classes start) Tue 11 June Tue 9 July  
Mid-term Exam Wed 10 July Thu 11 July 2 days
Lectures/Tutorials/ Labs Sun 14 July Mon 5 August  
Final Exams Tue 6 August Thu 8 Aug 3 days

 

Summer to Fall Intermission Period Sun 11 August Sun 25 August
NEW ACADEMIC YEAR 2019-2020 STARTS ON 1 SEPTEMBER 2019