Piran, 22 September 2020

Doc No: 2-1_75_2020_MG

Pursuant to Article 37 of the Higher Education Act (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No. 32/2012 ZViS – UPB7, 40/2012-ZUJF, 57/2012-ZPCP-2D, 109/2012, 85/2014 and 75/16) and Article 49 of the Statute of the Euro-Mediterranean University (hereinafter EMUNI), at its 38th session on 29 September 2020, the Senate of the EMUNI adopted the following

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2020/2021

The Academic Calendar determines:

1. a) educational work and exam periods,

    b) educational work-free days and

    c) important events and meetings of bodies.

  1. a) Organized educational work and exam periods

The academic year runs from 1 October 2020 to 30 September 2021.

In the academic year 2020/2021, due to the online implementation of the study programmes, EMUNI will carry out 35 weeks of organized education activities according to Table 1, with three examination periods of a total duration of 10 weeks.

Table 1: Educational work and exam periods

Start of the Academic Year

1 October 2020

Organized education activities

12 October 2020 – 16 July 2020

35 weeks

1st Exam Period

28 December 2020 – 8 January 2021

  2 weeks

2nd Exam Period

14 June 2021 – 9 July 2021

  4 weeks

Summer Holidays

19 July 2021 – 20 August 2021

  5 weeks

3rd Exam Period

23 August 2021 – 17 September 2021

  4 weeks

End of the Academic Year

30 September 2021

In the case of implementation of advanced/upgrading study programmes, they can be performed outside the defined semesters, and at least two examination dates shall be provided for each course. Details of such a programme are defined in its implementation plan.

  1. b) Educational work-free days

Educational work-free days are all public holidays in accordance with the Law on Holidays and work-free days in the RS (Official Gazette 12/2005-UPB1, 52/2010, 40/2012-ZUJF, 19/2015 and 83/16). In planning the organized educational work and examination periods (point a)), some of the most important holidays that come from other cultures are already considered.

  1. c) Important events and body sessions

Table 2 provides a timetable for major events and body sessions at EMUNI important for students and higher education teachers.

Table 2: Dates and periods of events and body sessions at EMUNI

Event/Session

Date/Period

Place

Organizer / Participant

General Assembly

September 2021

Piran, Slovenia

Organizer

Senate

November 2020

March 2021

September 2021

or when needed

Online

Online

Piran, Slovenia

Organizer

Senate Commissions:

CSSA, QAC, HC

November 2020

March/April 2021

September 2021

or when needed

Online

Online

Piran, Slovenia

Organizer

Management Board

November 2020

March 2021

September 2021

or when needed

Online

Online

Piran, Slovenia

Organizer

JEAN MONNET Summer School

June 2021

Piran, Slovenia

Organizer

Legend: TBD – to be defined, CSSA – Commission for Student and Study Affairs, QAC – Quality Assurance Commission, HC – Habilitation Commission

   President of EMUNI University

   Prof. Dr. Abdelhamid El-Zoheiry

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