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Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya

Faculty of Science

University of Peradeniya

Academic Calendar

Calendar of Dates Academic Year 2020/2021

Revised Tentative Academic Calendar
Revised in September 2022

Orientation Programme

FromToWeeksDescription
Jun 01, 2021Jun 12, 2021 02 WeeksE-learning

Foundation Courses

FromToWeeksDescription
Jun 14, 2021Jul 10, 202104 WeeksE-learning

1000 Level - Semester I (Revised)

FromToWeeksDescription
Jul 19, 2021Oct 16, 202113 Weeks E-learning
Oct 18, 2021Oct 30, 202102 WeeksDiscussion
Nov 01, 2021Nov 21, 202103 WeekSemester Break

1000 Level - Semester II (Revised)

Revised in September 2022

FromToWeeksDescription
Nov 22, 2021Mar 05, 202215 WeeksE-learning
Mar 07, 2022Apr 30, 202208 WeeksSemester I Practical, New Year Break
and Practical Examination
May 04, 2022May 26, 202220 DaysSemester I - End Semester Examination
May 27, 2022 Jun 04, 202208 DaysSemester Break
Jun 06, 2022Jun 17, 202202 WeeksSemester II on ground Theory and Practical
Academic Sessions
Jun 20, 2022Aug 19, 202209 WeeksSemester II Online Theory Academic Sessions
Aug 22, 2022Oct 08, 202206 WeeksSemester II Practical Sessions & Examination
Oct 03, 2022Oct 08, 202201 WeekStudy Break
Oct 10, 2022Oct 29, 202203 WeeksSemester II Theory Examination

200 Level Semester I (Batch 18)

FromToWeeksDescription
Jun 14, 2021Sep 11, 202113 WeeksE-learning
Sep 13, 2021Sep 25, 202102 WeeksDiscussion
Sep 27, 2021Oct 30, 202105 WeeksSemester Break

200 Level Semester II (Batch 18)

Revised in September 2022.

FromToWeeksDescription
Nov 01, 2021Nov 27, 202104 WeeksE-Learning Session I
Jan 30, 2022Feb 12, 202202 WeeksStudy Break
Feb 14, 2022Apr 09, 202209 WeekE-Learning Session I
Apr 10, 2022Apr 17, 202208 DaysNew Year Break
Apr 18, 2022Apr 30, 202202 WeeksE-Learning Session III
May 02, 2022Jun 17, 202207 WeeksSemester I Practical Sessions
Jun 20, 2022Jul 22, 202205 WeeksE-Learning
Jul 25, 2022Aug 27, 202205 WeeksSemester I Theory Examination
Aug 29, 2022 Oct 29, 202209 WeeksSemester II Practical Sessions & Examinations
Oct 31, 2022Nov 05, 202201 WeekStudy Break
Nov 07, 2022Nov 26, 202203 WeeksSemester II Theory Examinations

300 Level Semester I (Batch 17)

FromToWeeksDescription
Jun 06, 2022Jun 17, 202202 WeeksAcademic Sessions
Jun 20, 2022Jul 30, 202206 WeeksOnline Academic Sessions
Aug 03, 2022Sep 28, 202208 WeeksOn ground Academic Sessions and
Practical Examinations
Sep 29, 2022Oct 08, 202201 WeekStudy Break
Oct 10, 2022Oct 29, 202203 WeeksSemester I Theory Examinations

300 Level Semester II (Batch 17)

FromToWeeksDescription
Oct 31, 2022Jan 21, 202312 WeeksAcademic Work and Practical Examinations
Jan 23, 2023Jan 28, 202301 WeekStudy Break
Jan 30, 2023Feb 25, 202304 WeeksSemester II End Semester Theory Examinations

400 Level Semester I

FromToWeeksDescription
Jun 21, 2021Sep 18, 202113 WeeksE-learning
Sep 20, 2021Oct 02, 202102 WeeksDiscussion
Oct 04, 2021Oct 09, 202101 WeekStudy Break
Oct 11, 2021Oct 23, 202102 WeeksEnd-Semester Theory Examination
Oct 25, 2021Dec 17, 202107 WeeksPractical Sessions & Examination

400 Level Semester II

FromToWeeksDescription
Dec 27, 2021Apr 09, 202215 Weeks Academic Session
Apr 11, 2022Apr 16, 202201 WeekStudy Break
Apr 18, 2022May 07, 202203 WeeksEnd-Semester Examination