Academic Year


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Academic Year

 

the interval of time from the beginning of studies in the universities, usually in autumn of the calendar year, until their conclusion the following summer—as a rule, between eight and ten months. The term is used in many countries and corresponds to “school year,” a term accepted in the USSR for all educational institutions.


Academic Year

 

the period of time extending from the beginning of studies in educational institutions to the annual vacation. The academic year was first established in Western European and Ukrainian schools in the late 16th and early 17th centuries with the introduction of the classroom system of instruction. Until the late 16th century children could enroll in school at any time of the year, and studies continued throughout the year, without an annual vacation.

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She emphasised that the preparations for the new academic year include all aspects and matters related to the educational process and not limited to a particular aspect, in terms of human cadres, educational environment and curricula, pointing out that achieving global competitiveness in the education sector, in line with the country's Vision 2021 and its Centennial 2071.
Regarding the response rate among graduates of the two academic years, the
Education ministry officials said 35,42,90,162 textbooks were distributed among 4,37,06,895 students of pre-primary, primary, ebtedayee, secondary, dhakhil and technical students for the 2018 academic year as the schools and the other equivalent educational institutions staged ceremonies at their compounds to hand them over the newly printed books.
We came here today on purpose to celebrate the joyous occasion of the start of a new academic year in one of the soums that are closest to the capital city.
Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced that it will deploy 368 "smart" buses to transport about 8873 students in 17 schools during the new academic year that begins in September.
Tuition and fees for a full-time undergraduate in-state student will cost $13,738 for the academic year, an increase of $335 from the previous year.
In a statement published on the school's website, Elaine James, the chair of governors said: "Due to personal and health reasons, Mrs Robin-Jones will not be in school for the next few weeks and has given her notice to leave NBHS at the end of the academic year. We wish her well for the future."
Applicable from the academic year commencing in September, the partnership will see a minimum of 150 scholarships being awarded to students and employees of GEMS schools, each academic year.
However, it struck down the complete bar on increase of fee for academic year 2015-2016 at the rate higher than the fee charged for academic year 2014-2015 and the maximum limit in increase of annual fee at the rate of five per cent and eight per cent under the amended act in 2016 and 2017 respectively for being unreasonable and disproportionate restrictions on private schools' fundamental rights.
The court, however, set aside the plea seeking complete bar on increase of fee for academic year 2015-2016 at the rate higher than the fee charged for the corresponding academic year 2014-2015 and the maximum limit in increase of annual fee at the rate of five per cent and eight per cent under the amended act in 2016 and 2017
At least 52 students pursuing post graduate diplomas in legal practice have been discontinued for allegedly breaching the Law Development Center (LDC) rules.The Board of Examiners sitting on December 7, 2017 to consider a list of 851 Bar Course students of 2017/2018 academic year ruled that the students are ineligible to sit first term examinations.
PESHAWAR: The chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Muhammad Azam Khan has directed the authorities of Education Department to include different topics on ethics in the curriculum before the commencement of next academic year.