Academic year at the SU shall follow semester per year. The particular dates of the terms may vary from year to year due to the calendar changes or special circumstances, but the minimum duration of each term shall always be maintained. Each term shall usually last three and a half months or 16 weeks (14 weeks for class and 2 two weeks for exams and result) and each term-long course University typically consist of at least three hours of classroom instruction per week and often, but not always, an hour or two of laboratory or tutorial work.

Term Semester Duration
1st Spring January to April
2nd Summer May to August
3rd Fall September to December

Note: Next Spring shall be started from 12th January 2017.