Key Dates

Information on this page is specific to exchange and study abroad students coming to Monash Malaysia. Orientation dates and on-campus accommodation availability may differ at other Monash campuses.

To view the complete list of important Monash Malaysia dates, visit principal dates

Semester 1, 2018
Availability of on-campus accommodation Monday 5 February
Students to arrive by Sunday 18 February
University Orientation (compulsory) Monday 19 February - Friday 23 February
Classes begin Monday 26 February
Mid-semester break Friday 30 March – Friday 6 April
Classes end Friday 25 May
Swot Vac (Study without Teaching Vacation) Monday 28 May - Friday 1 June
Exams period Monday 4 June - Friday 22 June
To vacate on-campus accommodation Wednesday 4 July
Semester 2, 2018
Availability of on-campus accommodation Monday 9 July
Students to arrive by Sunday 15 July
University Orientation (compulsory) Monday 16 July - Friday 20 July
Classes begin Monday 23 July
Mid-semester break Monday 24 September – Friday 28 September
Classes end Friday 19 October
Swot Vac (Study without Teaching Vacation) Monday 22 October - Friday 26 October
Exams period Monday 29 October - Friday 16 November
To vacate on-campus accommodation Saturday 8 December
Semester 1, 2019
Availability of on-campus accommodation Monday 11 February
Students to arrive by Sunday 24 February
University Orientation (compulsory) Monday 25 February - Friday 1 March
Classes begin Monday 4 March
Mid-semester breakFriday 19 April - Friday 26 April
Classes end Friday 31 May
Swot Vac (Study without Teaching Vacation) Monday 3 June - Friday 7 June
Exams period Monday 10 June - Friday 28 June
To vacate on-campus accommodation Wednesday 10 July
Semester 2, 2019
Availability of on-campus accommodation Wednesday 17 July
Students to arrive by Sunday 21 July
University Orientation (compulsory) Monday 22 July – Friday 26 July
Classes begin Monday 29 July
Mid-semester break Monday 30 September – Friday 4 October
Classes end Friday 25 October
Swot Vac (Study without Teaching Vacation) Monday 28 October – Friday 1 November
Exams periodMonday 4 November – Friday 22 November
To vacate on-campus accommodationMonday 16 December