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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 students' happiness at Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences correlated with gender, age, place of birth, marital status, mode of residence, academic term and field of study.
STUDENT enrolment at the French school Ecole Franco Chypriote de Nicosie (EFCN) has continued to rise of for the third year in a row, with 232 registered in the present academic term, 30 per cent more than last year.
Tre Clark and Aaron Smith, a pair of 6-foot-6 forwards, became eligible to play when the fall academic term ended and immediately gave the Titans a boost in size and athleticism.
Cairo University plans to form an investigation committee to examine appeals by suspended students, as a part of preparing the campus for the new academic term, according to a Monday statement by the university.
"This hardship fund has been a vital lifeline of support for students, and the decision to scrap it just weeks before the start of the academic term risked leaving many in dire financial straits.
A SERIES of lectures on everything from writing and art to sport and broadcasting is set to get under way this academic term.
Students are eligible for the reward if they submit an application for a Discover Undergraduate, Health Professions, Law, MBA or Graduate student loan on or after May 1, 2014 and earn a 3.0 or better GPA (or equivalent) during the academic term covered by the loan.
" Nearly 15 per cent of the academic term would be allotted to visiting companies, government departments, social organisations and intensive skill development workshops," said Chaudhuri.
Dobbins was merely using "a standard academic term in the context of describing the need for Afghans to speak to Afghans to achieve peace." He added that the United States was committed to maintaining stability in Afghanistan.
It said Dobbins was using "a standard academic term" in the context of describing the need for Afghans to speak to Afghans to achieve peace.
Completion of industrial exposure training of 22 weeks in the second year of the course is a pre-requisite to promote to the next Academic Term.
The IAA was responding to a report published in The Economist about "repression" in Bahrain on a day street thugs attacked a boys' primary school in Manama with firebombs - the fifth since the start of the academic term - and a group of masked men attacked policemen in Manama with Molotov cocktails, rocks and iron rods.

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