Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University

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January

Sun 1 New Year's Day
Mon 2 Public Holiday
Tue 3 University re-opens
First day for submission and processing of study elsewhere and module credit requests
Library and Information Services re-open Library and Information Services: Vacation hours
Viewing and applications for re-marking of December 2016 examination answer scripts commence
First day for submission of requests for programme/qualification changes for the purpose of graduation in April 2017
First day for submission of requests for programme/qualification changes for 2016 registered students for the purpose of 2017 registration (Semester 1)
Wed 4 First day for the submission of appeals from students who attempted all their modules during the December examination and were refused re-admission for the 2017 academic year
Thu 5
Fri 6 Last day for the submission of treatises/dissertations/theses for examination purposes for graduation in April 2017 (Graduation in 2017 not guaranteed)
Sat 7 Library and Information Services 10:00-15:00 (South and Missionvale Campuses only)
Sun 8 Library and Information Services closed
Mon 9 Extension of 2016 normal examinations/re-examinations commence  
Tue 10
Wed 11 Schools re-open
Thu 12 Admissions Committee (Special) (10:00)
Fri 13
Sat 14 Residences open for new international students (on and off-campus)
Library and Information Services 10:00-15:00 (South and Missionvale Campuses only)
Sun 15 Library and Information Services closed
Mon 16 Deans' Forum Breakaway
On-line Registration commences
BTech Block 1 modules commence (Forestry and Wood Technology)
Library and Information Services - George Campus Only: Term hours from 16-20 January 2017
Tue 17 Deans' Forum Breakaway
New International Students' Orientation commences
Wed 18 Deans' Forum Breakaway
Special APC meeting to discuss new process for new programmes
Thu 19 Admissions Committee (Special) (10:00)
Fri 20 Residences open for new students (on and off campus)
Executive Committee of Senate Management Committee (ECSMANCO) (14:00)
Last day for the submission of appeals from students who attempted all their modules during the December examination and were refused re-admission for the 2017 academic year
Sat 21 Residences re-open for First Year students (George Campus)
Library and Information Services - George Campus Only: 09:00-13:00
NMMU Official welcoming ceremony for all first-year students and their parents
George Campus Official welcoming ceremony for all First Year students and their parents
Library and Information Services: Vacation hours 10:00-15:00 (South and Missionvale Campuses only)
Sun 22 Library and Information Services closed
Mon 23 Orientation Programme commences
George Campus First Year registration commences
George Campus Registration of All International students
Registration and First-Year Success (FYS) Programme commence
George Campus First Year SNRM (Faculty of Science) students register
George Campus Higher Certificate in Veldfire Management (Full-time) (Science) students register
Library and Information Services - George Campus Only: Term hours from 23-27 January 2017
Tue 24 Student Disciplinary Committee (08:30)
Extension of 2016 normal examinations/re-examinations end
George Campus Higher Certificate in IT User Support Services (EBEIT) students register
George Campus All First Year Faculty of Business and Economic Sciences (BES) students register
Wed 25 Management Committee (08:30)
Thu 26 Admissions Committee (Special) (10:00)
Fri 27 George Campus Education Senior students register
BTech Block 1 modules end (Forestry and Wood Technology)
Study Abroad and Exchange students' Weekend Orientation commences
Last day for submission of examination scripts and final mark reports to the Examination Section (14:00)
Last day for processing January 2017 examination/re-examination/special examination marks by academic departments (12:00)
Last day for submission of experiential training reports and applications for module credit requests for graduation in 2017
Sat 28 Library and Information Services 10:00-15:00 (South and Missionvale Campuses only)
Sun 29 Library and Information Services closed
Mon 30 Study Abroad and Exchange Student Orientation Opening Ceremony
Publication of provisional January 2017 examination/re-examination/special examination results (14:00)
Tue 31 Student Disciplinary Committee (08:30)