Calendar

Academic Calendar

Arab Academy offers monthly programs, summer and semester long that run year round. Classes are held Sunday through Thursday, except on national holidays.

Monthly Programs

Arab Academy study programs run all year round. We normally start a course on the first Sunday of every month. We also run short term and flexible programs for students with tight schedules. The table below displays when each session begins and when it ends. You may register for as many sessions as you wish.

Starting Date End Date Official Holidays
Sun September 2, 2018 Thurs September 27, 2018 September 11 – Hijri Year Celebration
Sun October 7, 2018 Thurs November 1, 2018
Sun November 4, 2018 Thurs November 29, 2018 Nov 21 – Birth of Prophet Mohamed Celebration
Sun December 2, 2018 Thurs December 27, 2018
Sun Jan 6, 2019 Thurs Jan 31, 2019 Jan 7 (Coptic Christmas)
Sun Feb 3, 2019 Thurs December 27, 2018
Sun December 2, 2018 Thurs Feb, 28, 2019
Sun March 3, 2019 Thurs March28, 2019
Sun March 31, 2019 Weds April 24, 2019 Apr 25 ( Sinai Liberation Day)
Sun May 5. 2019 Thurs May 30, 2019
Sun June 2, 2019 Thurs June 27, 2019 June 5 – 6 (Eid Al Fitr)
Sun July 7,2019 Thurs August 1, 2019 July 23 (Revolution Day)
Sun August 4,2019 Thurs August 29,2019 August 11 – 13 (Eid Al Adha)
Sun September 8,2019 Thurs October 3,2019
Mon October 7,2019 Thurs October 31,2019 Oct 6 (Armed Forces Day)
Sun November 3,2019 Thurs November 28,2019 Nov 10 (Prophet Muhammad Birthday)
Sun December 1,2019 Thurs December 26,2019

Summer Programs

Students who enroll in Summer Sessions 1 and 2 will have 20 hours of Arabic lessons per week plus go on outings (during and outside of class time) with teachers, giving them an opportunity to practice Arabic in real situations with native speakers. The total cost of the summer program is $995.

Fall Semester (2018)
Sun Sept 2, 2018 First Day of Classes
Tues Sept 11, 2018 Islamic New Year (Public Holiday)
Wed Nov 21, 2018 Prophet Muhammad Birthday Holiday (Public Holiday)
Wednesday Dec 19, 2018 Last Day of Classes
Thurs Dec 20, 2018 Final Exam

Spring Semester (2019)
Sun Jan 6, 2019 First day of classes
Monday Jan 7, 2019 Coptic Christmas Day
Thursday Apr 25, 2019 Sinai Liberation Day
Monday Apr 29, 2019 Sham El Nessim
Wed May 1, 2019 Labour Day
Wed May 29, 2019 Last Day of Classes
Thu May 30, 2019 Final Exam

Summer Session 1
Sun July 7, 2019 First day of classes
Mon July 8, 2019 Outing to : Egyptian Museum
Thurs July 11 2019 Outing to : Islamic Cairo & Khan al-Khalili Market
Sat July 13, 2019 Outing to : Pyramids
Tue July 16, 2019 Outing to : Al Azhar Park
Sun July 21, 2019 Outing to : Coptic Cairo
Wed July 24, 2019 Outing to :The Mosque of ibn Tulun
Mon  July 23, 2019 Revolution day (Public holiday)
Tue July 25, 2019 Outing to: Felucca
Thurs August 1, 2019 Last day of Classes

Summer Session 2
Sun August 4, 2019 First day of classes
Mon August 5, 2019 Outing to: Citadel
Wed August 7, 2019 Outing to: Islamic Cairo & Khan al-Khalili Market
Thurs August 8, 2019 Outing to: House of Gayer-Anderson
August 11 – 15, 2019 Eid Adha-Public holiday
Mon August 19, 2019 Outing to: Egyptian Museum
Wed August 21 , 2019 Outing to: Coptic Cairo
Mon August 26, 2019 Outing to:Al Azhar Park
Wed August 28, 2019 Outing to : The Museum of Islamic Arts
Thurs August 29, 2019 Last day of Classes

Fall Semester (2019)
Sun Sept 1, 2019 Islamic New Year (Public Holiday)
Monday Sept 2, 2019 First day of classes
Tues Sept 11, 2018 Islamic New Year (Public Holiday)
Sunday Oct 6, 2019 Armed Forces Day (Public Holiday)
Sunday Nov 10, 2019 Birth of the prophet Mohamed (Public Holiday)
Wednesday Dec 25, 2019 Last Day of Classes
Thurs Dec 26, 2019 Final Exam

Phone: +20 111 670 4021 - +20 111 218 0305
Fax: +20 227955201
3 Alif Kamil El-Shinnawi Street,
Garden City 11451, Cairo , Egypt

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