Academic Calendar

For the 2018-2019 Academic Year (bachelor’s programme, full-time)

Enrolling students to the university August 10-25
Constitution Day of the Republic of Kazakhstan August 30
Orientation week, presentation and registration of elective disciplines for students of the first year of study August 27-31
   
Autumn semester
Beginning of the autumn semester September 1
   
Midterm control 1 October 22-27
Day of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan December 1
Midterm control 2 December 10-15
End of the autumn semester December 15
Independence Day of the Republic of Kazakhstan December 16-17
Winter examination session December 19 – January 5
New Year January 1-2
Christmas January 7
   
Break January 8-19
   
Theoretical studies 15 weeks
Winter session 3 weeks
Winter break 2 weeks
   
Spring semester
Beginning of spring semester January 21
   
International Women’s Day March 8
Nauryz March 21-23
Midterm control 1 March 11-16
Celebration of the National Unity in Kazakhstan May 1
Defender of the Fatherland Day in Kazakhstan May 7
Victory Day May 9
Midterm control 2 April 29 – May 4
Midterm control 2 (first year of the specialization 5B012000) May 6-11
End of the spring semester May 4
End of the spring semester (first year of the specialization 5B012000) May 11
   
Presentation of elective courses for the 2019-20 academic year February 25 – March 9
Registration for elective courses of the 2019-20 academic year March 11-20
   
Spring examination session May 6-25
Spring examination session (first year of the specialization 5B012000) May 13-26
All types of practice, except for students of the last year May 27 – July 17
Psychological and pedagogical practice (first year of the specialization) March 4-9
Pedagogical practice (third year of the specialization 5B012000) March 4-30
   
Pre-diploma practice (fourth, fifth year) January 21 – March 30
Defense of reports for pre-diploma practice April 1-6
   
Review lectures for students of the last year (preparation for state exams) April 8-13
State exam in specialization April 15-27
Implementation of diploma project (work) April 29 - May 18
Reviewing diploma project (work) on plagiarism May 6-18
Preparation of diploma project (work) for defense May 20 – June 1
   
Defense of diploma project (work), additional state exams June 3-15
   
Summer semester 1 June 3-29
Summer semester 2 August 12-24
   
Capital City Day July 6
   
Training camp (military department) July 22 – August 24
Break July 18 – August 31
   
Theoretical studies 15 weeks
Spring session 3 weeks
Summer break 6 weeks

Academic Calendar of the D. Serikbayev EKSTU For the 2018-2019 Academic Year (bachelor’s programme, full-time)