FUOTUOKE Academic Calendar 2023/2024 – The management of the Federal University Otuoke (FUOTUOKE) has released the academic calendar for the 2023/2024 academic session. The calendar outlines important dates and activities for both returning and fresh students.School News Portal
According to the university’s spokesperson, the returning students from the 2022/2023 academic session will resume on Saturday, October 28, 2023. Registration for these students will commence on Monday, October 30, 2023, along with the start of lectures.
The fresh students admitted for the 2023/2024 academic session will arrive on campus on Saturday, November 11, 2023. Their registration and lectures will begin on Monday, November 13, 2023.FUOTUOKE Academic Calendar
The deadline for payment of school fees is Monday, December 4, 2023. Late registration with a N3000 charge will be open from December 4 to December 11, 2023. This late registration period is as stipulated in Section 1.4 of the undergraduate students’ handbook. No new registrations or deregistrations will be allowed after December 11.
An orientation program for fresh students is scheduled from December 11 to 14, 2023. It will be held university-wide on December 11, for the Faculty of Science on December 12, other faculties on December 13, and at department levels on December 14. The matriculation ceremony is set for Saturday, December 16, 2023.
The university will observe the Christmas break from Friday, December 22, 2023, to Friday, January 5, 2024. First-semester lectures for returning students will end on Friday, January 19, 2024, while fresh students will conclude first-semester lectures on Friday, February 2, 2024.
First semester examinations will be held from Monday, February 5 to Saturday, March 2, 2024.
For the second semester, students will resume on Sunday, March 17, 2024 and lectures will begin on Monday, March 18, 2024. A special Senate meeting for consideration of first semester results is scheduled for Thursday, April 11, 2024. The annual Students’ Week will hold from April 22 to 26, 2024.
Second semester lectures will end on Friday, June 7, 2024. The revision week will be from June 10 to 14, before the start of the second semester examinations on Wednesday, June 19, 2024. The examinations will end on Saturday, July 20, 2024. Another special Senate meeting for consideration of second semester results will hold on Thursday, August 15, 2024.
In summary, the first semester will have 10 weeks of lectures and 1 week of revision for returning students, and 10 weeks of lectures for fresh students. There will also be 4 weeks for examinations. In total, the first semester will comprise 15 weeks of lectures, revisions and examinations.
The second semester will have 11 weeks of lectures and 1 week of revision. Examinations will take 5 weeks. One week is dedicated to the Students’ Week activities. Overall, the second semester will have 22 weeks for lectures, revisions, examinations, Students’ Week and result processing.
The university spokesperson advised all students to take note of the important dates and adhere strictly to the academic calendar. He wished the students a productive 2023/2024 academic session.