Academic Calendar

Undergraduate Program
2019-2020 SPRING SEMESTER
Pre-registration for Undergraduate Programs Spring Semester Courses 17-20 January 2020 (Friday-Monday)
Student Transfer Applications Deadline 22 January 2020 (Wednesday, Time: 17:00)
Double Major And Minor Program Applications Deadline 24 January 2020 (Friday, Time: 17:00)
Spring Term Course Registration 28-30 January 2020 (Tuesday-Thursday)
CLASSES BEGIN 3 February 2020 (Monday)
Orientation Programs

3-7 February 2020 (Monday-Friday)

Course Add-Drop Applications 12-14 February 2020 (Wednesday-Friday, Time:17:00)
Career Week (Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams)

2-6 March 2020 (Monday-Friday)

School of Foreign Languages Midterm Exams 21 March 2020 (Saturday)
Pause due to the COVID-19 16 March - 22 March 2020
Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline

17 April 2020 (Friday, Time: 17:00)

National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day) 23 April 2020 (Thursday)
National Holiday (Labour Day)

1 May 2020 (Friday)

Yeditepe Spring Fest [Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams.] CANCEL 4-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)
Last Day of Classes 15 May 2020 (Friday)
National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)
HTR Final Exams 1 June 2020
(Monday, Time: 10:00-18:00)
FINAL EXAMS 1-17 June 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)
School of Foreign Languages English Final Exams 4 June 2020
(Thursday, Time: 09:00-11:30)
School of Foreign Languages Final Exams
(other languages)
5 June 2020
(Friday, Time: 09:00-14:00)
HUM Final Exams 7 June 2020
(Sunday, Time: 10:00-18:00)

Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades

19 June 2020 (Friday)

Spring Semester Resit Exams for Programs 22 June - 3 July 2020
(Monday-Friday)
Deadline for the Submission of Resit Exam Grades 5 July 2020
(Sunday, Time: 16:00)
Spring Semester SINGLE COURSE Exams

6-8 July 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)

Deadline for Selection of Graduating Students 10 July 2020 (Friday)
2019 - 2020 SUMMER SCHOOL
Pre-registration for Summer School Courses 29 June - 5 July 2020
(Monday-Sunday, Time: 24:00)
Summer School Course Registration 8-10 July 2020
(Wednesday-Friday, Time:17:00)
CLASSES BEGIN 13 July 2020 (Monday)
Course Add-Drop Applications 23-24 July 2020
(Thursday-Friday, Time:17:00)
Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 30 July 2020 (Thursday, Eve, ½ day)
31 July-3 August 2020 (Friday-Monday)
Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline 4 August 2020 (Tuesday, Time: 17:00)
Last Day of Classes

14 August 2020 (Friday)

SUMMER SCHOOL FINAL EXAMS 17-22 August 2020
(Monday-Saturday)
Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades 25 August 2020 (Tuesday)
Spring Term Make-Up Exams 26 August - 4 September 2020
(Wednesday-Friday)
GRADUATION CEREMONY 7-13 September 2020
2020 - 2021 FALL SEMESTER
Orientation Programs 21-23 September 2020 (Monday-Wednesday)
FALL SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN 24 September 2020 (Thursday)
Graduate Programs
2019 - 2020 SPRING SEMESTER
Spring Term Course Registration

3-7 February 2020
(Monday-Friday, Time:17:00)

CLASSES BEGIN

10 February 2020 (Monday)

Course Add-Drop Applications 19-21 February 2020
(Wednesday-Friday, Time: 17:00)
Pause due to the COVID-19 16 March - 22 March 2020
Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline 17 April 2020 (Friday, Time: 17:00)
National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day)

23 April 2020 (Thursday)

National Holiday (Labour Day) 1 May 2020 (Friday)
National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Last Day of Classes 22 May 2020 (Friday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)
FINAL EXAMS 1-17 June 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)
Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades 19 June 2020 (Friday)
Spring Semester Resit Exams 22 June -3 July 2020
(Monday-Friday)
Deadline for the Submission of Resit Exam Grades 5 July 2020
(Sunday, Time: 16:00)
English Preparatory Programs
2019 - 2020 SPRING SEMESTER
Foreign Language Proficiency Exam for Transfer Students 23 January 2020 (Thursday, Time: 09:30)
English Preparatory Program Spring Classes Begin

27 January 2020 (Monday)

Career Week (Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams)

2-6 March 2020 (Monday-Friday)

English Preparatory Program Spring Midterm Exams 11 March 2020 (Wednesday)
English Preparatory Program Spring Break

16-20 March 2020 (Monday-Friday)

Pause due to the COVID-19 16 March - 22 March 2020
National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day) 23 April 2020 (Thursday)
National Holiday (Labour Day) 1 May 2020 (Friday)
Yeditepe Spring Fest [Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams.] CANCEL 4-8 May 2020
(Monday-Friday)
National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)
Last Day of English Preparatory Program Spring Classes 5 June 2020 (Friday)
English Preparatory Program Spring Final Exams 8-9 June 2020 (Monday-Tuesday)
English Preparatory Program Summer School Registration 17-29 June 2020 (Wednesday-Monday)
English Preparatory Program Spring Semester Retest Exams 22-23 June 2020 (Monday-Tuesday)
2019 - 2020 SUMMER SCHOOL
English Preparatory Program Summer School Classes Begin 6 July 2020 (Monday)
Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)
English Preparatory Program Summer School Midterm Exams 28 July 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 30 July 2020 (Thursday, Eve, ½ day)
31 July-3 August 2020 (Friday-Monday)
English Preparatory Program Summer School Break 4-7 August 2020 (Tuesday-Friday)

Last Day of English Preparatory Program Summer School Classes

26 August 2020 (Wednesday)
English Preparatory Program Summer School Final Exams 27 August 2020 (Thursday)
English Preparatory Program Summer Term Retest Exams 3 September 2020 (Thursday)
School of Foreign Languages

School of Foreign Languages Fall Midterm Exams

2 November 2019 (Saturday)

School of Foreign Languages English Final Exams

26 December 2019 (Thursday, Time: 10:00-12:00)

School of Foreign Languages Final Exams
(other languages)
27 December 2019 (Friday, Time: 10:00-13:00)

School of Foreign Languages Midterm Exams

21 March 2020 (Saturday)

School of Foreign Languages English Final Exams

4 June 2020
(Thursday, Time: 09:00-11:30)

School of Foreign Languages Final Exams
(other languages)

5 June 2020
(Friday, Time: 09:00-14:00)
German, French and Russian Preparation Program
German, French and Russian Proficiency Exam for All New Students Admitted Through 2019 YKS and Aptitude Tests 2 September 2019 (Monday, Time: 13:00)
German, French and Russian Preparatory Programs Placement Test- [For Preparatory Students] 5 September 2019 (Thursday)
German, French and Russian Preparatory Program Classes Begin 9 September 2019 (Monday)
Last Day of German, French and Russian Preparatory Programs Fall Classes 20 December 2019 (Friday)
German, French and Russian Preparatory Program Final Exams 25-26 December 2019 (Wednesday-Thursday)

German, French and Russian Preparatory Program Fall Semester Make-Up Exams

2 January 2020 (Thursday)
German French and Russian Preparatory Program Classes Begin

10 February 2020 (Monday)

Last Day for German French and Russian Preparatory Program Classes 22 May 2020 (Friday)
German French and Russian Preparatory Programs Final Exams 10-11 June 2020 (Wednesday-Thursday)
German French and Russian Preparatory Programs Resit Exams 17 June 2020 (Wednesday)
Faculty of Dentistry
2019 - 2020 FALL SEMESTER

Religious Holiday (Eid) - No classes

10 August 2019 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
11-14  August 2019 (Sunday-Wednesday)

National Holiday (Victory Day)

30 August 2019 (Friday)

Classes Begin 23 September 2019 Monday

National Holiday (Republic Day) [No Classes]

28 October 2019 (Monday, ½ day)
29 October 2019 (Tuesday)

Atatürk Memorial Day

10 November 2019 (Sunday, Time: 09:00-12:00)

Midterm Exams 4-29 November 2019 (Monday-Friday)

Grade Upgrading Exams

23-27 December 2019 (Monday-Friday)

New Year’s Day – No Classes

1 January 2020 (Wednesday)

End of Fall Term [15 Weeks] 3 January 2020 Friday

Final Exams

6-10 January 2020 (Monday-Friday)

Semester Break 13-24 January 2020 (Monday-Friday)
Resit Exams 27-31 January (Monday-Friday)
2019 - 2020 SPRING SEMESTER

Classes Begin

3 February 2020 Monday

Midterm Exams

23 March-10 April 2020 (Monday-Friday)

National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day)  [No Classes]

23 April 2020 (Thursday)

Grade Upgrading Exams 27 April-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)
National Holiday (Labour Day) [No Classes] 1 May 2020 (Friday)
Yeditepe Spring Fest [Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams.] CANCEL 4-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)

End of Spring Term (14 Weeks)

15 May 2020 (Friday)

National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) [No Classes] 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) [No Classes] 23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)

Final Exams

8 June - 1 July 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)

Resit Exams 6-16 July 2020 (Monday-Thursday)
Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)

Single Course Exams

20-22 July 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)

Faculty of Dentistry
Basic Medical Sciences 2019-2020
Academic Calender
Phase I

Phase II

Phase III
Beginning of Fall Semester Education 9 September 2019 (Monday) 23 September 2019 (Monday) 23 September 2019 (Monday)
Fall Semester Mid-Term Exams     06 - 13 November 2019
End of Fall Semester Education 13 December 2019 (Friday) 10 January 2020 (Friday) 27 December 2019 (Friday)
Fall Semester Final Exams 21 December 2019 –
14 January 2020
16 – 23 January 2020  
Beginning of Spring Semester Education 03 February 2020 (Monday) 10 February 2020 (Monday) 03 February 2020 (Monday)
Spring Semester Mid-Term Exams     18 – 25 March 2020
End of Spring Semester Education 15 May 2020 (Friday) 15 May 2020 (Friday) 15 May 2020 (Friday)
Spring Semester Final Exams 8 June - 1 July 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)
Final Examinations (Fall and Spring Semesters) 6-16 July 2020
(Monday-Thursday)
Faculty of Law
2019 - 2020 SPRING SEMESTER
Pre-registration 17-20 January 2020 (Friday-Monday)
Course Registration

28-30 January 2020 (Tuesday-Thursday)

CLASSES BEGIN 3 February 2020 (Monday)
Course Add-Drop Applications 12-14 February 2020 (Wednesday-Friday, Time:17:00)
Career Week (Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams) 2-6 March 2020 (Monday-Friday)
Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline 13 March 2020 (Friday Time:17:00)
Pause due to the COVID-19 16 March - 22 March 2020
Midterm Exams 14-22 March 2020 (Saturday-Sunday)
28-29 March 2020 (Saturday- Sunday)
Midterm Make-up Exams 7-10 April 2020 (Tuesday-Friday)
National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day)  [No Classes] 23 April 2020 (Thursday)
National Holiday (Labour Day) [No Classes] 1 May 2020 (Friday)
Yeditepe Spring Fest [Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams.] 4-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)
Last Day of Classes 15 May 2020 (Friday)
National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) [No Classes] 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) - No classes [No Classes] 23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)
HTR Spring Term Final Exams 1 June 2020
(Monday, Time: 10:00-18:00)
FINAL EXAMS 31 May - 17 June 2020
(Sunday-Wednesday)
HUM Spring Term Final Exams 7 June 2020
(Sunday, Time: 10:00-18:00)
Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades 19 June 2020 (Friday)
Resit Exams 22 June - 3 July 2020
(Monday-Friday)
Pre-registration for Summer Courses 29 June - 5 July 2020
(Monday-Sunday, Time: 24:00)
Deadline for the Submission of Resit Exam Grades 5 Temmuz 2020
(Sunday, Time: 16:00)
Single Course Exams 6-8 July 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)
Deadline for Determining the Students Who are Eligible for Graduation 10 July 2020 (Friday)
2019 - 2020 SUMMER SCHOOL
Course Registration 8-10 July 2020
(Wednesday-Friday, Time:17:00)
CLASSES BEGIN 13 July 2020 (Monday)
Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)
Course Add-Drop Applications 23-24 July 2020
(Thursday-Friday, Time:17:00)
Religious Holiday (Eid) - No classes 30 July 2020 (Thursday, Eve, ½ day)
31 July-3 August 2020 (Friday-Monday)
Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline 4 August 2020 (Tuesday, Time: 17:00)

Last Day of Classes

14 August 2020 (Friday)
FINAL EXAMS 17-22 August 2020
(Monday-Saturday)
Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades 25 August 2020 (Tuesday)
Bahar Yarıyılı Telafi ve Mazeret Sınavları 26 August - 4 September 2020
(Wednesday-Friday)
Faculty of Medicine
Phase I 23 June 2020 (Tuesday)

End of Classes

Phase II 24 June 2020 (Wednesday)
Phase VI 30 June 2020 (Tuesday)
Phase V 10 July 2020 (Friday)
Phase III 13 July 2020 (Monday)
Phase IV 13 July 2020 (Monday)
Free Elective Courses 5-12 June 2020 (Friday-Friday)

Final Exams

Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)
Basic Medical Sciences I 21 July 2020 (Tuesday)
Basic Medical Sciences II 22 July 2020 (Wednesday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices II 27 July 2020 (Monday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices III 27 July 2020 (Monday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices I 28 July 2020 (Tuesday)​
Introduction to Clinical Sciences 29 July 2020 (Wednesday)​
Free Elective Courses 19-26 June 2020 (Friday-Friday)

Resit Exams

Phase V 20-24 July 2020 (Monday-Friday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 30 July 2020 (Thursday, Eve, ½ day)
31 July-3 August 2020 (Friday-Monday)
Basic Medical Sciences I 05 August 2020 (Wednesday)
Phase IV 04-15 August 2020 (Tuesday-Saturday)
Basic Medical Sciences II 05 August 2020 (Wednesday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices II 12 August 2020 (Wednesday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices III 12 August 2020 (Wednesday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices I 13 August 2020 (Thursday)
Introduction to Clinical Sciences 14 August 2020 (Friday)
Events
Commemoration of Atatürk 10 November 2019 (Sunday, Time: 09:00-12:00)
Career Week (Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams)

2-6 March 2020 (Monday-Friday)

Spring Festival
(Classes will be held during this week, but there will not be any exams) CANCEL
4-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)
GRADUATION CEREMONY  7 - 13 September 2020
Official Holidays
Religious Holiday (Eid)

10 August 2019 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
11-14 August 2019 (Sunday-Wednesday)

National Holiday (Victory Day)

30 August 2019 (Friday)

National Holiday (Republic Day)

28 October 2019 (Monday, ½ day)
29 October 2019 (Tuesday)

New Year’s Day 1 January 2020 (Wednesday)
National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day) 23 April 2020 (Thursday)
National Holiday (Labour Day) 1 May 2020 (Friday)
National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid)

23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)

Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid)

30 July 2020 (Thursday, Eve, ½ day)
31 July-3 August 2020 (Friday-Monday)

National Holiday (Victory Day) 30 August 2020 (Sunday)
2019 - 2020 Academic Calendar

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

2019 - 2020 FALL SEMESTER
Pre-registration to Undergraduate Programs for the 2019 YKS Special Aptitude Test 2019 1-31 July 2019 (Monday-Wednesday)
Aptitude Tests 5-9 August 2019 (Monday, Friday)

Student Transfer Applications Deadline

9 August 2019 (Friday Time: 17:00)
Religious Holiday (Eid)

10 August 2019 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
11-14  August 2019 (Sunday-Wednesday)

Pre-registration Fall Semester Courses

15-21 August 2019 (Wednesday)

Students’ University Registration for the 2019 YKS, Special Aptitude Test and DGS 19-23 August 2019 (Monday-Friday)
Tuition Fee payments for all registered students 19-29 August 2019 (Monday-Thursday)
Deadline of Double Major and Minor Program Applications 26 August 2019 (Monday, Time: 17:00)
National Holiday (Victory Day) 30 August 2019 (Friday)
Registration for Fall Semester Courses (Undergraduate Programs Including Students Who Passed the Foreign Languages Proficiency Exam) 4-6 September 2019 (Wednesday- Friday, Time 17:00)
FALL SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN 9 September 2019 (Monday)
Orientation Programs 9-14 September 2019 (Monday-Saturday)
Course Add-Drop Applications 18-20 September 2019 (Wednesday- Friday)
Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline 16 October 2019 (Wednesday, Time: 17:00)
National Holiday (Republic Day) 28 October 2019 (Monday, ½ day)
29 October 2019 (Tuesday)
School of Foreign Languages Fall Midterm Exams 2 November 2019 (Saturday)
Atatürk Memorial Day 10 November 2019 (Sunday, Time: 09:00-12:00)
Last day of classes 13 December 2019 (Friday)
FINAL EXAMS 16-28 December 2019 (Monday-Saturday)
TKL Final Exams 21 December 2019 (Saturday, Time: 10:00-12:00)
HUM Final Exams 21 December 2019 (Saturday, Time: 14:00-16:00)
School of Foreign Languages English Final Exams 26 December 2019 (Thursday, Time: 10:00-12:00)
School of Foreign Languages Final Exams
(other languages)
27 December 2019 (Friday, Time: 10:00-13:00)
HTR Final Exams 28 December 2019 (Saturday, Time: 10:00-18:00)
STAT 410 Final Exams 30 December 2019 (Monday, Time: 10:00)
STAT 411 Final Exams 30 December 2019 (Monday, Time: 14:00)
New Year’s Day – No Classes 1  January 2020 (Wednesday)
Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades 2 January 2020 (Thursday)
Resit Exams

6-12 January 2020 (Monday-Sunday)

STAT 410 Fall Term Resit Exams 6 January 2020 (Monday, Time: 10:00)
STAT 411 Fall Term Resit Exams 6 January 2020 (Monday, Time: 14:00)
Deadline for the Submission of Resit Exam Grades 16 January 2020 (Thursday, Time: 16:00)
2019-2020 SPRING SEMESTER
Pre-registration for Undergraduate Programs Spring Semester Courses 17-20 January 2020 (Friday-Monday)
Student Transfer Applications Deadline 22 January 2020 (Wednesday, Time: 17:00)
Double Major And Minor Program Applications Deadline 24 January 2020 (Friday, Time: 17:00)
Spring Term Course Registration 28-30 January 2020 (Tuesday-Thursday)
CLASSES BEGIN 3 February 2020 (Monday)
Orientation Programs

3-7 February 2020 (Monday-Friday)

Course Add-Drop Applications 12-14 February 2020 (Wednesday-Friday, Time:17:00)
Career Week (Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams)

2-6 March 2020 (Monday-Friday)

School of Foreign Languages Midterm Exams 21 March 2020 (Saturday)
Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline

17 April 2020 (Friday, Time: 17:00)

National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day) 23 April 2020 (Thursday)
National Holiday (Labour Day)

1 May 2020 (Friday)

Yeditepe Spring Fest [Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams.] CANCEL 4-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)
Last Day of Classes 15 May 2020 (Friday)
National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)
HTR Final Exams 1 June 2020
(Monday, Time: 10:00-18:00)
FINAL EXAMS 1-17 June 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)
School of Foreign Languages English Final Exams 4 June 2020
(Thursday, Time: 10:00-12:00)
School of Foreign Languages Final Exams
(other languages)
5 June 2020
(Friday, Time: 10:00-13:00)
HUM Final Exams 7 June 2020
(Sunday, Time: 10:00-18:00)

Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades

19 June 2020 (Friday)

Spring Semester Resit Exams for Programs 22 June - 3 July 2020
(Monday-Friday)
Deadline for the Submission of Resit Exam Grades 5 July 2020
(Sunday, Time: 16:00)
Spring Semester SINGLE COURSE Exams

6-8 July 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)

Deadline for Selection of Graduating Students 10 July 2020 (Friday)
2019 - 2020 SUMMER SCHOOL
Pre-registration for Summer School Courses 29 June - 5 July 2020
(Monday-Sunday, Time: 24:00)
Summer School Course Registration 8-10 July 2020
(Wednesday-Friday, Time:17:00)
CLASSES BEGIN 13 July 2020 (Monday)
Course Add-Drop Applications 23-24 July 2020
(Thursday-Friday, Time:17:00)
Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 30 July 2020 (Thursday, Eve, ½ day)
31 July-3 August 2020 (Friday-Monday)
Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline 4 August 2020 (Tuesday, Time: 17:00)
Last Day of Classes

14 August 2020 (Friday)

SUMMER SCHOOL FINAL EXAMS 17-22 August 2020
(Monday-Saturday)
Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades 25 August 2020 (Tuesday)
Spring Term Make-Up Exams 26 August - 4 September 2020
(Wednesday-Friday)
GRADUATION CEREMONY 7-13 September 2020
2020 - 2021 FALL SEMESTER
Orientation Programs 21-23 September 2020 (Monday-Wednesday)
FALL SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN 24 September 2020 (Thursday)

 

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

2019 - 2020 FALL SEMESTER
Registration for Fall Semester Courses

9-11 September 2019
(Monday-Wednesday, Time: 17:00)

FALL SEMESTER CLASSES BEGIN 16 September 2019 (Monday)
Course Add-Drop Applications

25-27 September 2019
(Wednesday-Friday, Time: 12:00)

Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline 16 October 2019 (Wednesday, Time: 17:00)
National Holiday (Republic Day) 28 October 2019 (Monday, ½ day)
29 October 2019 (Tuesday)
Atatürk Memorial Day 10 November 2019 (Sunday, Time: 09:00-12:00)
Last day of classes 20 December 2019 (Friday)

FINAL EXAMS

23 December 2019-6 January 2020
(Monday-Monday)
New Year’s Day – No Classes 1  January 2020 (Wednesday)
Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades

10 January 2020 (Friday)

Resit Exams

14-21 January 2020 (Tuesday-Tuesday)

Deadline for the Submission of  Resit Exam Grades 24 January 2020 (Friday)
2019 - 2020 SPRING SEMESTER
Spring Term Course Registration

3-7 February 2020 (Monday-Friday, Time:17:00)

CLASSES BEGIN

10 February 2020 (Monday)

Course Add-Drop Applications 19-21 February 2020
(Wednesday-Friday, Time: 17:00)
Career Week (Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams)

2-6 March 2020 (Monday-Friday)

Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline 17 April 2020 (Friday, Time: 17:00)
National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day)

23 April 2020 (Thursday)

National Holiday (Labour Day) 1 May 2020 (Friday)
Yeditepe Spring Fest [Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams.] CANCEL 4-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)
National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Last Day of Classes 22 May 2020 (Friday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)
FINAL EXAMS 1-17 June 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)
Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades 19 June 2020 (Friday)
Spring Semester Resit Exams 22 June -3 July 2020
(Monday-Friday)
Deadline for the Submission of Resit Exam Grades 5 July 2020
(Sunday, Time: 16:00)

 

ENGLISH PREPARATORY PROGRAMS

2019 - 2020 FALL SEMESTER
Foreign Language Proficiency Exam for Students Who Applied for Transfers between Higher Education Institutions 20 August 2019 (Tuesday, Time: 09:30)

National Holiday (Victory Day)

30 August 2019 (Friday)

English Proficiency Exam for all new students admitted through YKS and Aptitude Tests 2 September 2019 (Monday, Time: 13:00)

Listening and Speaking Exams for English Language Teaching, English Language and Literature and Translation Studies Program students

3 September 2019 (Tuesday, Time: 09:30)

English Preparatory Programs Placement Test - [For Preparatory Students] 5 September 2019 (Thursday, Time: 09:30)

English Preparatory Program Fall Classes Begin

9 September 2019 (Monday)
National Holiday (Republic Day)

28 October 2019 (Monday, ½ day)

29 October 2019 (Tuesday)

English Preparatory Program Fall Midterm Exams

6 November 2019 (Wednesday)

Atatürk Memorial Day

10 November 2019 (Sunday, Time: 09:00-12:00)

English Preparatory Program Fall Break

11-15 November 2019 (Monday-Friday)

Last Day of English Preparatory Program Fall Classes

25 December 2019 (Wednesday)

English Preparatory Program Fall  Final Exams

26-27 December 2019 (Thursday-Friday)
New Year’s Day – No Classes 1  January 2020 (Wednesday)
English Preparatory Program Fall Semester Retest Exams 8-9 January 2020 (Wednesday-Thursday)
English Preparatory Program Fall Break 13-26 January 2020 (Monday- Sunday)
2019 - 2020 SPRING SEMESTER
Foreign Language Proficiency Exam for Transfer Students 23 January 2020 (Thursday, Time: 09:30)
English Preparatory Program Spring Classes Begin

27 January 2020 (Monday)

Career Week (Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams)

2-6 March 2020 (Monday-Friday)

English Preparatory Program Spring Midterm Exams 11 March 2020 (Wednesday)
English Preparatory Program Spring Break

16-20 March 2020 (Monday-Friday)

National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day)

23 April 2020 (Thursday)

National Holiday (Labour Day) 1 May 2020 (Friday)
Yeditepe Spring Fest [Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams.] CANCEL 4-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)
National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)
Last Day of English Preparatory Program Spring Classes 5 June 2020 (Friday)
English Preparatory Program Spring Final Exams 8-9 June 2020 (Monday-Tuesday)
English Preparatory Program Summer School Registration 17-29 June 2020 (Wednesday-Monday)
English Preparatory Program Spring Semester Retest Exams 22-23 June 2020 (Monday-Tuesday)
2019 - 2020 SUMMER SCHOOL
English Preparatory Program Summer School Classes Begin 6 July 2020 (Monday)
Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)
English Preparatory Program Summer School Midterm Exams 28 July 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 30 July 2020 (Thursday, Eve, ½ day)
31 July-3 August 2020 (Friday-Monday)
English Preparatory Program Summer School Break 4-7 August 2020 (Tuesday-Friday)

Last Day of English Preparatory Program Summer School Classes

26 August 2020 (Wednesday)
English Preparatory Program Summer School Final Exams 27 August 2020 (Thursday)
English Preparatory Program Summer Term Retest Exams 3 September 2020 (Thursday)

 

SCHOOL OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES

2019 - 2020 FALL AND SPRING SEMESTER

School of Foreign Languages Fall Midterm Exams

2 November 2019 (Saturday)

School of Foreign Languages English Final Exams

26 December 2019 (Thursday, Time: 10:00-12:00)

School of Foreign Languages Final Exams
(other languages)
27 December 2019 (Friday, Time: 10:00-13:00)

School of Foreign Languages Midterm Exams

21 March 2020 (Saturday)

School of Foreign Languages English Final Exams

4 June 2020
(Thursday, Time: 10:00-12:00)

School of Foreign Languages Final Exams
(other languages)

5 June 2020
(Friday, Time: 10:00-13:00)

 

GERMAN, FRENCH AND RUSSIAN PREPARATION PROGRAMS

2019 - 2020 FALL AND SPRING SEMESTER
German, French and Russian Proficiency Exam for All New Students Admitted Through 2019 YKS and Aptitude Tests 2 September 2019 (Monday, Time: 13:00)
German, French and Russian Preparatory Programs Placement Test- [For Preparatory Students] 5 September 2019 (Thursday)
German, French and Russian Preparatory Program Classes Begin 9 September 2019 (Monday)
Last Day of German, French and Russian Preparatory Programs Fall Classes 20 December 2019 (Friday)
German, French and Russian Preparatory Program Final Exams 25-26 December 2019 (Wednesday-Thursday)

German, French and Russian Preparatory Program Fall Semester Make-Up Exams

2 January 2020 (Thursday)
German French and Russian Preparatory Program Classes Begin

10 February 2020 (Monday)

Last Day for German French and Russian Preparatory Program Classes 22 May 2020 (Friday)
German French and Russian Preparatory Programs Final Exams 10-11 June 2020 (Wednesday-Thursday)
German French and Russian Preparatory Programs Resit Exams 17 June 2020 (Wednesday)

 

FACULTY OF DENTISTRY

2019 - 2020 FALL SEMESTER

Religious Holiday (Eid) - No classes

10 August 2019 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
11-14  August 2019 (Sunday-Wednesday)

National Holiday (Victory Day)

30 August 2019 (Friday)

Classes Begin 23 September 2019 Monday

National Holiday (Republic Day) [No Classes]

28 October 2019 (Monday, ½ day)
29 October 2019 (Tuesday)

Atatürk Memorial Day

10 November 2019 (Sunday, Time: 09:00-12:00)

Midterm Exams 4-29 November 2019 (Monday-Friday)

Grade Upgrading Exams

23-27 December 2019 (Monday-Friday)

New Year’s Day – No Classes

1 January 2020 (Wednesday)

End of Fall Term [15 Weeks] 3 January 2020 Friday

Final Exams

6-10 January 2020 (Monday-Friday)

Semester Break 13-24 January 2020 (Monday-Friday)
Resit Exams 27-31 January (Monday-Friday)
2019 - 2020 SPRING SEMESTER

Classes Begin

3 February 2020 Monday

Midterm Exams

23 March-10 April 2020 (Monday-Friday)

National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day)  [No Classes]

23 April 2020 (Thursday)

Grade Upgrading Exams 27 April-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)
National Holiday (Labour Day) [No Classes] 1 May 2020 (Friday)
Yeditepe Spring Fest [Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams.] CANCEL 4-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)

End of Spring Term (14 Weeks)

15 May 2020 (Friday)

National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) [No Classes] 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) [No Classes] 23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)

Final Exams

8 June - 1 July 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)

Resit Exams 6-16 July 2020 (Monday-Thursday)
Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)

Single Course Exams

20-22 July 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)

Faculty of Dentistry
Basic Medical Sciences 2019-2020
Academic Calender
Phase I

Phase II

Phase III
Beginning of Fall Semester Education 9 September 2019 (Monday) 23 September 2019 (Monday) 23 September 2019 (Monday)
Fall Semester Mid-Term Exams     06 - 13 November 2019
End of Fall Semester Education 13 December 2019 (Friday) 10 January 2020 (Friday) 27 December 2019 (Friday)
Fall Semester Final Exams 21 December 2019 –
14 January 2020
16 – 23 January 2020  
Beginning of Spring Semester Education 03 February 2020 (Monday) 10 February 2020 (Monday) 03 February 2020 (Monday)
Spring Semester Mid-Term Exams     18 – 25 March 2020
End of Spring Semester Education 15 May 2020 (Friday) 15 May 2020 (Friday) 15 May 2020 (Friday)
Spring Semester Final Exams 8 June - 1 July 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)
Final Examinations (Fall and Spring Semesters) 6-16 July 2020
(Monday-Thursday)

 

FACULTY OF LAW

2019 - 2020 FALL SEMESTER
Pre-registration 15-21 August 2019 (Thursday-Wednesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) - No classes

10 August 2019 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
11-14  August 2019 (Sunday-Wednesday)

National Holiday (Victory Day) 30 August 2019 (Friday)
Course Registration 4-6 September 2019 (Wednesday-Friday, Time 17:00)
CLASSES BEGIN 9 September 2019 (Monday)
Course Add-Drop Applications

 

18-20 September 2019 (Wednesday-Friday)

National Holiday (Republic Day)

28 October 2019 (Monday, ½ day)
29 October 2019 (Tuesday)

Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline 16 October 2019 (Wednesday)
Midterm Exams 19-25 October 2019 (Saturday-Friday),
2-4 November 2019 (Saturday- Monday)
Atatürk Memorial Day 10 November 2019 (Sunday, Time: 09:00-12:00)
Midterm Make-up Exams 26-29 November 2019 (Tuesday-Friday)
Last Day of Classes 13 December 2019 (Friday)
TKL Fall Term Final Exams 21 December 2019 (Saturday, Time: 10:00-12:00)
HUM Fall Term Final Exams 21 December 2019 (Saturday, Time: 14:00-16:00)
New Year’s Day – No Classes 1 January 2020 (Wednesday)
FINAL EXAMS

16-31 December 2019 (Monday-Tuesday)

HTR Fall Term Final Exams 28 December 2019 (Saturday, Time: 10:00-18:00)
Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades 3 January 2020 (Friday)
Fall Term Resit Exams 6-16 January 2020 (Monday-Thursday)
Deadline for the Submission of Resit Exam Grades 20 January 2020 (Monday, Time: 16:00)
Single Course Exams 20-22 January 2020 (Monday-Wednesday)
2019 - 2020 SPRING SEMESTER
Pre-registration 17-20 January 2020 (Friday-Monday)
Course Registration

28-30 January 2020 (Tuesday-Thursday)

CLASSES BEGIN 3 February 2020 (Monday)
Course Add-Drop Applications 12-14 February 2020 (Wednesday-Friday, Time:17:00)
Career Week (Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams) 2-6 March 2020 (Monday-Friday)
Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline 13 March 2020 (Friday Time:17:00)
Midterm Exams 14-22 March 2020 (Saturday-Sunday) 28-29 March 2020 (Saturday- Sunday)
Midterm Make-up Exams 7-10 April 2020 (Tuesday-Friday)
National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day)  [No Classes] 23 April 2020 (Thursday)
National Holiday (Labour Day) [No Classes] 1 May 2020 (Friday)
Yeditepe Spring Fest [Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams.] 4-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)
Last Day of Classes 15 May 2020 (Friday)
National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) [No Classes] 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) - No classes [No Classes] 23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)
HTR Spring Term Final Exams 1 June 2020
(Monday, Time: 10:00-18:00)
FINAL EXAMS 31 May - 17 June 2020
(Sunday-Wednesday)
HUM Spring Term Final Exams 7 June 2020
(Sunday, Time: 10:00-18:00)
Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades 19 June 2020 (Friday)
Resit Exams 22 June - 3 July 2020
(Monday-Friday)
Pre-registration for Summer Courses 29 June - 5 July 2020
(Monday-Sunday, Time: 24:00)
Deadline for the Submission of Resit Exam Grades 5 Temmuz 2020
(Sunday, Time: 16:00)
Single Course Exams 6-8 July 2020
(Monday-Wednesday)
Deadline for Determining the Students Who are Eligible for Graduation 10 July 2020 (Friday)
2019 - 2020 SUMMER SCHOOL
Course Registration 8-10 July 2020
(Wednesday-Friday, Time:17:00)
CLASSES BEGIN 13 July 2020 (Monday)
Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)
Course Add-Drop Applications 23-24 July 2020
(Thursday-Friday, Time:17:00)
Religious Holiday (Eid) - No classes 30 July 2020 (Thursday, Eve, ½ day)
31 July-3 August 2020 (Friday-Monday)
Course Withdrawal (W) Applications Deadline 4 August 2020 (Tuesday, Time: 17:00)

Last Day of Classes

14 August 2020 (Friday)
FINAL EXAMS 17-22 August 2020
(Monday-Saturday)
Deadline for the Submission of Final Grades 25 August 2020 (Tuesday)
Bahar Yarıyılı Telafi ve Mazeret Sınavları 26 August - 4 September 2020
(Wednesday-Friday)

 

FACULTY OF MEDICINE

2019 - 2020 FALL AND SPRING SEMESTER
Beginning of Phase VI Education

1 July 2019 (Monday)

Religious Holiday (Eid) - No classes

10 August 2019 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
11-14  August 2019 (Sunday-Wednesday)

National Holiday (Victory Day) - [No classes]

30 August 2019 (Friday)

Beginning of Phase IV Education

4 September  2019 (Wednesday)

Beginning of Phase I Education

9 September 2019 (Monday)

Beginning of Phase II Education

9 September 2019 (Monday)

Beginning of Phase III Education 9 September 2019 (Monday)
Beginning of Phase V Education 9 September 2019 (Monday)
National Holiday (Republic Day) [No Classes]

28 October 2019 (Monday, ½ day)
29 October 2019 (Tuesday)

Atatürk Memorial Day 10 November 2019 (Sunday, Time: 09:00-12:00)
New Year’s Day – No Classes 1 January 2020 (Wednesday)
Doctor’s Day 14 March 2020 (Saturday)
National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day)  No Classes 23 April 2020 (Thursday)
National Holiday (Labour Day) [No Classes] 1 May 2020 (Friday)
Yeditepe Spring Fest [Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams.] 4-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)
Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) [No Classes] 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Phase I 23 June 2020 (Tuesday)

End of Classes

Phase II 24 June 2020 (Wednesday)
Phase VI 30 June 2020 (Tuesday)
Phase V 10 July 2020 (Friday)
Phase III 13 July 2020 (Monday)
Phase IV 13 July 2020 (Monday)
Free Elective Courses 5-12 June 2020 (Friday-Friday)

Final Exams

Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)
Basic Medical Sciences I 21 July 2020 (Tuesday)
Basic Medical Sciences II 22 July 2020 (Wednesday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices II 27 July 2020 (Monday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices III 27 July 2020 (Monday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices I 28 July 2020 (Tuesday)​
Introduction to Clinical Sciences 29 July 2020 (Wednesday)​
Free Elective Courses 19-26 June 2020 (Friday-Friday)

Resit Exams

Phase V 20-24 July 2020 (Monday-Friday)
Religious Holiday (Eid) 30 July 2020 (Thursday, Eve, ½ day)
31 July-3 August 2020 (Friday-Monday)
Basic Medical Sciences I 05 August 2020 (Wednesday)
Phase IV 04-15 August 2020 (Tuesday-Saturday)
Basic Medical Sciences II 05 August 2020 (Wednesday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices II 12 August 2020 (Wednesday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices III 12 August 2020 (Wednesday)
Introduction to Clinical Practices I 13 August 2020 (Thursday)
Introduction to Clinical Sciences 14 August 2020 (Friday)

 

EVENTS

Commemoration of Atatürk 10 November 2019 (Sunday, Time: 09:00-12:00)
Career Week (Classes will be held during this week, but there will be no exams)

2-6 March 2020 (Monday-Friday)

Spring Festival
(Classes will be held during this week, but there will not be any exams) CANCEL
4-8 May 2020 (Monday-Friday)
GRADUATION CEREMONY  7 - 13 September 2020

 

OFFICIAL HOLIDAYS

Religious Holiday (Eid)

10 August 2019 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
11-14 August 2019 (Sunday-Wednesday)

National Holiday (Victory Day)

30 August 2019 (Friday)

National Holiday (Republic Day)

28 October 2019 (Monday, ½ day)
29 October 2019 (Tuesday)

New Year’s Day 1 January 2020 (Wednesday)
National Holiday (National Sovereignty and Children's Day) 23 April 2020 (Thursday)
National Holiday (Labour Day) 1 May 2020 (Friday)
National Holiday (Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day) 19 May 2020 (Tuesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid)

23 May 2020 (Saturday, Eve, ½ day)
24-26 May 2020 (Sunday-Tuesday)

Democracy and National Solidarity Day 15 July 2020 (Wednesday)
Religious Holiday (Eid)

30 July 2020 (Thursday, Eve, ½ day)
31 July-3 August 2020 (Friday-Monday)

National Holiday (Victory Day) 30 August 2020 (Sunday)