Academic Year


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Academic Year

That period of time necessary to complete an actual course of study during a school year.

Social Security benefits may terminate at the end of an academic year, or a deferment from compulsory military service may continue only during an academic year.

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The decree also covers Master's students who failed exams or exhausted all opportunities to take exams during the 2016-2017 year, as they will be granted one extra examination session and one extra academic year.
Students marched twice a week on average during the 2013/2014 academic year, and during every protest security forces stormed into the campus to disperse them.
This ECI is only applicable for the academic year 2015/16.
The single agency/authority will be responsible for managing all educational benefits as of the academic year 2015-2016," the ministry said.
It is expected SUSI will award approximately 73,000 grants for the coming academic year.
Education minister Leighton Andrews said: "The ITT incentive grants we are making available for the 2013/14 academic year are aimed at continuing to strengthen the quality of ITT in Wales by encouraging the most talented graduates to enter teaching.
The minister said research showed secondary school students previously received 635 hours of education during an academic year but would now get 785 hours, compared to an average of around 920 in other countries.
Number of students who reached or passed the 12, 24 or 36 end-of-term student credit hour benchmark in an academic year.
Questions about paying for college specifically reference the July 1-June 30 academic year ending in the year referenced.
Incentive grants will be available for postgraduate initial teacher training (ITT) courses for the 2012/13 academic year in maths, physics, chemistry, foreign languages and Welsh.
In a trading update yesterday, from July 1 to November 15, it said 99% of its 41,000 rooms in more than 130 properties across the UK, have been sold for the 2011/2012 academic year, compared with 97% for 2010/2011.
More than 13,000 teachers in all of Bahrain's governorates arrived at their schools to prepare for the arrival of students and ensure a new and successful academic year for them.