Academic Calendar (Undergraduate + Graduate)

Calendar for 2019 Academic Year

Spring Term

  • 2019 APR 1st (Mon)
    Curriculum guidance for entering students
  • 2019 APR 2nd (Tue)
    Enrollment ceremony
  • 2019 APR 3rd (Wed)
    Enrollment guidance for 2nd, 3rd, and 4th year undergraduate students
    Graduate student enrollment guidance
  • 2019 APR 8th (Mon)
    Spring term classes begin
  • 2019 APR 12th (Fri)
    Submission deadline for doctoral dissertation titles (by 16:00)
  • 2019 Mid-APR
    Class registration for spring term classes, summer term classes, spring-summer semester classes, full-year classes, summer intensive courses (via web: KOAN)
      [Updates/changes to class registration deadlines will be posted on KOAN or bulletin board across from Office of Educational Affairs (KYOMU) on Main Building 2nd floor.]
  • 2019 APR 25th (Thu)
    Submission deadline for graduate research proposals (by 16:00)
  • 2019 Late-APR
    Withdrawal period for class registration for spring term classes, spring-summer semester classes, full-year classes (via web: KOAN)
      [Updates/changes to class withdrawal deadlines will be posted on KOAN or bulletin board across from Office of Educational Affairs (KYOMU) on Main Building 2nd floor.]
  • 2019 MAY 1st (Wed) - MAY 4th (Sat)
    Icho Festival preparation (MAY 1)
    Icho Festival (MAY 2 - MAY 3)
    Osaka University Anniversary (MAY 1)
    No classes (MAY 1 - MAY 2)
    Icho Festival cleanup (MAY 4)
  • 2019 MAY 9th (Thu)
    Submission deadline for doctoral dissertations (by 16:00)
  • 2019 JUN 10th (Mon)
    Spring term classes end

 

Summer Term

  • 2019 JUN 11th (Tue)
    Summer term classes begin
  • 2019 Mid-JUN
    Class registration changes period for summer term classes (via web: KOAN)
      [Updates/changes to class registration changes deadlines will be posted on KOAN or bulletin board across from Office of Educational Affairs (KYOMU) on Main Building 2nd floor.]
  • 2019 Late-JUN
    Withdrawal period for class registration for summer term classes (via web: KOAN)
      [Updates/changes to class withdrawal deadlines will be posted on KOAN or bulletin board across from Office of Educational Affairs (KYOMU) on Main Building 2nd floor.]
  • 2019 Early-AUG
    Class registration changes period for summer intensive courses (via web: KOAN)
      [Updates/changes to class registration changes deadlines will be posted on KOAN or bulletin board across from Office of Educational Affairs (KYOMU) on Main Building 2nd floor.]
  • 2019 AUG 6th (Tue)
    Summer term classes end
  • 2019 AUG 7th (Wed) - SEP 30th (Mon)
    Summer break
    (Intensive Course - Zone A: AUG 26 - AUG 30)
    (Intensive Course - Zone B: SEP 2 - SEP 6)
    (Intensive Course - Zone C: SEP 9 - SEP 13)

 

Fall Term

  • 2019 OCT 1st (Tue)
    Fall term classes begin
  • 2019 Early-OCT
    Class registration for fall term classes, winter term classes, fall-winter semester classes (via web: KOAN)
      [Updates/changes to class registration deadlines will be posted on KOAN or bulletin board across from Office of Educational Affairs (KYOMU) on Main Building 2nd floor.]
  • 2019 Mid-OCT
    Withdrawal period for class registration for fall term classes, fall-winter semester classes (via web: KOAN)
      [Updates/changes to class withdrawal deadlines will be posted on KOAN or bulletin board across from Office of Educational Affairs (KYOMU) on Main Building 2nd floor.]
  • 2019 NOV 1st (Fri) - NOV 5th (Tue)
    School Festival preparation (NOV 1)
    School Festival (NOV 2 - NOV 4)
    No classes (NOV 1, NOV 5)
    School Festival cleanup (NOV 5)
  • 2019 NOV 21st (Thu)
    Submission deadline for titles for bachelor's thesis, master's thesis, and doctoral dissertations (by 16:00)
  • 2019 DEC 9th (Mon)
    Fall term classes end
    (Note: winter term classes will be held on NOV 27, 28 and DEC 4, 5, 6)

 

Winter Term

  • 2019 NOV 27th (Wed)
    Winter term classes begin
    (Note: fall term classes will be held on NOV 29 and DEC 2, 3, 9)
  • 2019 Early-DEC
    Class registration changes period for winter term classes (via web: KOAN)
      [Updates/changes to class registration changes deadlines will be posted on KOAN or bulletin board across from Office of Educational Affairs (KYOMU) on Main Building 2nd floor.]
  • 2019 DEC 13th (Fri)
    Submission deadline for doctoral dissertations (by 16:00)
  • 2019 Late-DEC
    Withdrawal period for class registration for winter term classes (via web: KOAN)
      [Updates/changes to class withdrawal deadlines will be posted on KOAN or bulletin board across from Office of Educational Affairs (KYOMU) on Main Building 2nd floor.]
  • 2019 DEC 25th (Wed) - 2020 JAN 5th (Sun)
    Winter break
  • 2020 JAN 9th (Thu)
    Submission deadline for bachelor's thesis and master's thesis (by 16:00)
  • 2020 Early-FEB
    Bachelor's thesis and Master's thesis oral examinations (date depends on subject)
  • 2020 FEB 10th (Mon)
    Winter term classes end
  • 2020 FEB 14th (Fri)
    Submission deadline for graduate research summary document (by 16:00)
  • 2020 Late-MAR
    Graduation ceremony

 

Notes

  1. Details for the schedule above and other events will be announced on bulletin boards.
  2. The above schedule is subject to change. Please check bulletin boards regularly.
  3. Calendars (including dates for registration, etc.) for classes in other schools and faculties may be different, so please check where necessary.
  4. Registration periods for classes in other schools and faculties may be different, so please check where necessary.