Academic Calendar

2016/2017 Academic Year Calendar

Start End
A1 Term September 26, 2016 November 19, 2016
A2 Term November 21, 2016 January 20, 2017
Winter Term January 23, 2017 February 23, 2017
S1 Term April 6, 2017 June 4, 2017


September 1 – 5, 2016 Registration period for enrollment
September 9 New student orientation by OICE (International Student Service Office of the Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences)
September 12 New student orientation by IPADS/Department of Global Agricultural Sciences
September 12 – 15 IPADS Introductory course by Dr. Manfred Denich/ZEF (Center for Development Research, University of Bonn)
September 23 Enrollment Ceremony at Yasuda Auditorium/Hongo Campus
September 26 A1 Term Courses begins
September 26 – October 7 Course Registration Period for A1, A2, W Term
November 19 A1 Term Courses resumes
November 21 A2 Term Courses begins
January 20 A2 Term Courses resumes
January 23 W Term Courses begins
February 23 W Term Courses resumes
early April S1 Term Courses begins
early to mid April Course Registration Period for S1 Term
mid May May Festival
early June S1 Term Courses resume
early June – mid September Summer Break


Calendar for Academic Year 2017/2018 will be updated soon.