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INTAKE AND CALENDAR

 

2018/2019 UNIVERSITY CALENDAR

AUGUST, 2018

3          Friday             :           Extended Remedial Lectures end

6          Monday          :           Extended Remedial Examinations begin

10        Friday             :           Extended Remedial Examinations end

30        Thursday       :           Senate for Extended Remedial Program Results

31        Friday             :           BBSF executive resumes for 2018/2019 session

SEPTEMBER, 2018

3          Monday          :           Fresh Students resume for 2018/2019 Academic Session  Registration for all students begins

10        Monday          :           Returning Students resume for 2018/2019 Academic Session Lectures begin for all students    

OCTOBER, 2018

1          Monday          :           PUBLIC HOLIDAY

2          Tuesday          :           Bowen University Hospital Management Committee

                                                Curriculum Committee

                                                Ceremonials Committee

4          Thursday       :           ORIENTATION FOR FRESH STUDENTS BEGINS

8          Monday          :           Environmental Management Committee

                                                Catering Board

                                                Staff Welfare Board

9          Tuesday          :           Committee of Provost and Deans

                                                Publications Committee

10        Wednesday    :           Business Committee of Senate

                                                Timetable and Space Allocation Committee             

11        Thursday       :           Faculty Board of Science

                                                Faculty Board of Education

                                                Faculty Board of Humanities

12        Friday             :           Appointments and Promotions Committee

16        Tuesday          :           Faculty Board of Social and Management Sciences

                                                Faculty Board of Basic Medical Sciences

                                                Committee on Research and Learned Conferences Fund

17        Wednesday    :           Faculty Board of Agriculture

                                                Faculty Board of Law

Transport Committee

18        Thursday       :           COMMENCEMENT LECTURE 

19        Friday             :           Board of Postgraduate School

Campus Security Committee

22        Monday          :           Student Welfare Board

23        Tuesday                      Late Registration with penalty begins for students                       

25        Thursday       :           Senate Meeting

26        Friday             :           Sports Committee

29        Monday          :           Week of Continuous Assessment

Central Strategic Planning Committee

                                                Convocation Week begins

30        Tuesday          :           Student Admissions and Screening Committee

31        Wednesday    :           Environmental Management Committee

                                                Bowen University Hospital Management Committee

NOVEMBER, 2018

1          Thursday       :           Curriculum Committee

                                                Library Board

2          Friday :                       CONVOCATION LECTURE

                                                     CONVOCATION PLAY

                                                     Scholarships, Bursaries and Prize Committee                                         

3          Saturday        :           CONVOCATION DAY

4          Sunday           :           FOUNDER’S DAY

5          Monday          :           Late Registration with penalty closes for students

6          Tuesday          :           Committee of Provost and Deans

7          Wednesday    :           Timetable and Space Allocation Committee

8          Thursday       :           Faculty Board of Science

                                                Faculty Board of Education

                                                Faculty Board of Humanities

Chapel Committee

9          Friday             :           ICT Management Board

12        Monday          :           Student Welfare Board

13        Tuesday          :           Committee of Provost and Deans

                                                Campus Security Committee

                                                Student Work-Study and SIWES Committee                                  

14        Wednesday    :           Development Committee

Building, Works and Sites Committee

15        Thursday       :           Board of Postgraduate School

                                                          Business Committee of Senate

                                                    Student Support Services Committee

16        Friday             :           Ventures Board

20        Tuesday          :           Curriculum Committee

21        Wednesday    :           Committee on Research and Learned Conferences Funds

22        Thursday       :           MATRICULATION

30        Friday             :           Lectures end for all students for first semester

Bowen University Hospital Management Committee

DECEMBER, 2018

1          Saturday        :           Revision week

4          Monday          :           Faculty Board of Social and Management Sciences

                                                Faculty Board of Basic Medical Sciences

                                                Student Welfare Board

5          Tuesday          :           Appointments and Promotions Committee

                                                   Publications Committee

6          Wednesday    :           Faculty Board of Agriculture

                                                    Faculty Board of Law

                                                  Timetable and Space Allocation Committee

                                                 Catering Board

6          Thursday       :           End of Revision week

                                                  Faculty Board of Science

                                                   Faculty Board of Education

                                                  Faculty Board of Humanities

10        Monday          :           First semester Examinations begins

12        Wednesday    :           Transport Committee

20        Thursday       :           First semester Examinations Ends

21        Friday             :           Congregation

Inter-Semester Break Begins

Christmas Break begins for the University

(Students and Staff)

JANUARY, 2019

1          Tuesday          :           NEW YEAR DAY/ PUBLIC HOLIDAY

2          Wednesday    :           Staff Resume Work

Timetable and Space Allocation Committee

3          Thursday       :           Business Committee of Senate

ICT Management Board                                            

7          Monday          :           Students resume for Second Semester

8          Tuesday          :           Registration and Lectures for Second Semester begins

Committee of Provost and Deans

                                                Publications Committee

10        Thursday       :           Board of Postgraduate School

11        Friday             :           Chapel Committee

15        Tuesday          :           Campus Security Committee

                                                Development Committee

                                                Student Work-Study and SIWES Committee

17        Thursday       :           Senate Meeting on 1st Semester Results

22        Tuesday          :           Appointments and Promotions Committee

24        Thursday       :           Student Support Services Committee

25        Friday             :           Ventures Board                      

28        Monday          :           Environmental Management Committee

29        Tuesday          :           Curriculum Committee

                                                Library Board

30        Wednesday    :           Scholarships, Bursaries and Prizes Committee

                                                Committee on Research and Learned Conferences Funds

31        Thursday       :           Bowen University Hospital Management Committee

FEBRUARY, 2019

4          Monday          :           Faculty Board of Social and Management Sciences

                                                Faculty Board of Basic Medical Sciences

5          Tuesday          :           Publications Committee

                                                Committee of Provost and Deans

6          Wednesday    :           Faculty Board of Agriculture

Faculty Board of Law

Timetable and Space Allocation Committee

Catering Board

7          Thursday       :           Faculty Board of Science

                                                Faculty Board of Education

                                                Faculty Board of Humanities

8          Friday             :           ICT Management Board

12        Tuesday          :           Student Welfare Board

Campus Security Committee

13        Wednesday    :           Transport Committee

14        Thursday       :           Board of Postgraduate School

15        Friday             :           Chapel Committee

18        Monday          :           Central Strategic Planning Committee

20        Wednesday    :           Student Admissions and Screening Committee

22        Friday             :           Ventures Board

                                                Sports Committee

25        Monday          :           Environmental Management Committee                   

26        Tuesday          :           Curriculum Committee

27        Wednesday    :           Committee on Research and Learned Conferences Funds

29        Friday             :           Registration for second semester ends

MARCH, 2019

4          Thursday       :           Late Registration with penalty begins

Bowen University Hospital Management Committee

5          Tuesday          :           Committee of Provost and Deans

6          Wednesday    :           Timetable and Space Allocation Committee

7          Thursday       :           Business Committee of Senate

8          Friday             :           ICT Management Board

Housing Allocation Committee

11        Monday          :           Student Welfare Board

12        Tuesday          :           Campus Security Committee

                                                Student Work-Study and SIWES Committee

                                                Development Committee

13        Wednesday    :           Building, Works and Sites Committee

14        Thursday       :           Board of Postgraduate School

15        Friday             :           Chapel Committee

                                                Ventures Board

21        Thursday       :           Senate Meeting

Student Support Services Committee

22        Friday             :           Late Registration with penalty ends

25        Monday          :           Week of Continuous Assessment

26        Tuesday          :           Curriculum Committee

                                                Ceremonials Committee

APRIL 2019

3          Wednesday    :           Committee on Research and Learned Conferences Funds

6          Saturday        :           Lectures end for all students for second semester

                                                Revision Starts

8          Monday          :           Faculty Board of Social and Management Sciences

                                                Faculty Board of Basic Medical Sciences

9          Tuesday          :           Committee of Provost and Deans

                                                Appointments and Promotions Committee

                                                Publications Committee

10        Wednesday    :           Faculty Board of Agriculture

                                                Faculty Board of Law

Timetable and Space Allocation Committee

                                                Catering Board

11        Thursday       :           Faculty Board of Science

                                                Faculty Board of Education

                                                Faculty Board of Humanities

12        Friday             :           ICT Management Board

15        Monday          :           Second semester Examinations begins

Environmental Management Committee

                                                Staff Welfare Board

                                                Bowen University Hospital Management Committee

17        Wednesday    :           Transport Committee

                                                Student Admissions and Screening Committee

18        Thursday       :           Board of Postgraduate School

                                                Chapel Committee

19        Friday             :           GOOD FRIDAY

22        Monday          :           EASTER MONDAY

23        Tuesday          :           Student Welfare Board

                                                Campus Security Committee

26        Friday             :           Sports Committee

                                                Ventures Board

29        Monday          :           Environmental Management Committee

                                                      Business Committee of Senate

30        Tuesday          :           First semester Examinations Ends

MAY, 2019                   :             End of Session Break Begins

1          Wednesday    :           WORKERS’ DAY

2          Thursday       :           ICT Management Board

Bowen University Hospital Management Committee

                                                Housing Allocation Committee

3          Friday             :           Scholarships, Bursaries and Prizes Committee

                                                Committee on Research and Learned Conferences Funds

                                               Curriculum Committee

                                                Library Board

                                                Chapel Committee

7          Tuesday          :           Committee of Provost and Deans      

8          Wednesday    :           Timetable and Space Allocation Committee

9          Thursday       :           Board of Postgraduate School

                                                Faculty Boards of Examiners for second semester Results

10        Friday             :           Campus Security Committee

                                                Student Work-Study and SIWES Committee

Development Committee

                                                Student Welfare Board

15        Wednesday    :           Senate Meeting on 2nd Semester Results

16        Tuesday          :           Building, Works and Sites Committee

31        Friday             :           Ventures Board

JUNE, 2019

3          Monday          :           Students resume for Extended Remedial Program

                                                Extended Remedial Program Registration Begins

4          Tuesday          :           Committee of Provost and Deans

                                    :           Campus Security Committee

20        Wednesday    :           Transport Committee

24        Friday             :           Chapel Committee                 

Ventures Board                                  

JULY, 2019

9          Tuesday          :           Student Work-Study and SIWES Committee

12        Friday             :           Extended Remedial Lectures end

15        Monday          :           Extended Remedial Examinations begin

16        Tuesday          :           Development Committee

20        Saturday        :           Extended Remedial Examinations end                                          

24        Wednesday    :           Building, Works and Sites Committee

30        Tuesday          :           Appointments and Promotions Committee

AUGUST, 2019

7          Wednesday    :           Senate for Extended Remedial Program Results

Notes:

      (a)  Teaching and Examinations

1st Semester – 14 weeks of lectures, plus 2 weeks for examinations = 16 weeks for the semester

2nd Semester – 15 weeks of lectures, plus 2 weeks for examinations = 17 weeks for the semester

Extended Remedial Programme – 7 weeks, plus (1) one week for examinations

      (b) Breaks

            (i)         Inter-semester – 3 weeks

            (ii)        Long Vacation            – 16 weeks