Academic calendar


Academic calendar for
fall semester 2021/2022


DATE DAY  

CALENDER OF TEACHING ACTIVITIES

 

1 September – 15 September Wednesday-Wednesday Semester enrollment – start (2 weeks)

(period for payment and enrollment for the fall semester 2021)

1 October  Friday Formal awarding of student indexes to first year students in Sveti Nikole and Bitola
4 October – 12 November Monday

Friday

First cycle lectures

(6 weeks)

12 October – 23 October Tuesday

Saturday

October’s exam session (2 weeks)

(spring and fall exams can be taken)

15 November – 27 November Monday

Friday

November’s exam session (2 weeks)

(spring and fall exams can be taken)

15 November – 19 November

 

Monday

Friday

First midterm exam

(1 week)

22 November – 31 December Monday

Friday

Second cycle lectures

(6 weeks)

10 January – 14 January Monday

Friday

Second midterm exam

(1 week)

17 January – 22 January Monday

Saturday

Semester enrollment – start (1 week)

(period for payment and enrollment of Spring semester 2022 and registration for exams)

24 January – 5 February Monday-Saturday  January’s exam session (2 weeks)

(spring and fall exams can be taken)

11 February Friday Last deadline for publishing results and entering the grades in the student file
14 February Monday Start of the spring semester 2022

Appendix:


HOLIDAYS AND OBSERVANCES IN 2021
Holidays observer by all citizens of the Republic of North Macedonia
  • 1st January  (Friday), New Year’s Day,
  • 7th January  (Thursday), Orthodox Christmas Day
  • 1st May (Saturday), Labor day,
  • 3rd May (Monday), Easter Monday (Orthodox),
  • 13th May (Thursday), Eid al-Fitr,
  • 24th May (Monday) Saints Cyril and Methodius’ Day,
  • 2nd August  (Monday), Republic Day,
  • 8th September (Wednesday), Independence Day,
  • 11th October (Monday), Day of People’s Uprising,
  • 23rd October (Saturday), Day of Macedonian Revolutionary Struggle,
  • 8th December (Wednesday), Saint Kliment Ohridski Day
Orthodox Religious Holidays
  • 6th January (Wednesday), Orthodox Christmas Eve,
  • 19th January (Tuesday) Epiphany (Orthodox),
  • 30th April (Friday), Good Friday (Orthodox),
  • 18th June (Friday), Friday before Duhovden,
  • 28th August (Saturday), Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Orthodox).
Holidays observed by other religious groups / national communities
Catholic Religious Holidays

  •  5th April (Monday), Easter Monday,
  •  1st November (Monday), All Saints’ Day
  • 25th December (Saturday), Christmas Day.

Muslim Religious Holidays

  •  20th July (Tuesday), Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)

Holidays observed by the members of the Albanian community in the Republic of North Macedonia

  •   22nd November (Monday), Albanian Alphabet Day,

Holidays observed by the members of the Serbian community in the Republic of North Macedonia

  •  27th January (Wednesday), St. Sava’s Day,

Holidays observed by the members of the Romani community in the Republic of North Macedonia

  •  8th April (Thursday), International Romani Day,

Holidays observed by the members of the Vlach community in the Republic of North Macedonia

  •  23rd May (Sunday), Vlach’s National Day,

Holidays observed by the members of the Jewish community in the Republic of North Macedonia

  •  16th September (Thursday), First day of Yom Kippur,

Holidays observed by the members of the Bosniak community in the Republic of North Macedonia

  •  28th September (Tuesday), International Bosniaks’ day

Holidays observed by the members of the Turkish community in the Republic of North Macedonia

  •  21st December (Tuesday), Turkish Language day.

NOTE: If the classes and other academic activities provided by the academic calendar for the winter semester, which fall on non-working days according to the Law on Holidays of the Republic of North Macedonia, will be held in another term for which students will be additionally notified on the bulletin board and official website at the University msu.edu.mk.  (Attachment: Holidays and observances in 2021).