Academic Year


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Academic Year

The period of time during which most classes are held at an educational institution. A student must accomplish a certain number of classes or credit hours each academic year in order to remain eligible for federal or other financial aid.
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During the past academic year, however, the suspension rate decreased due to the decrease in the number of protests, although most of the students who were dismissed did not return to university.
However, some schools are expected to receive an exception to increase their fees more than the permitted percentage for the academic year 2015/16.
It said in relation to the current academic year, the Cabinet on Tuesday had given the greeb light for grants to be issued for students at home and abroad under the same criteria as the academic year 2013/2014.
1 honours degree qualification on physics postgraduate ITT courses starting in the 2013/14 academic year would receive the PS15,000 incentive grant.
The 45-minute extension will decrease that figure to three years, but the minister said that was still far below acceptable standards, particularly when students in private schools received 900 to 1,400 hours of education in an academic year.
The number of students who transferred out to any public, private or out-of-state institution in an academic year after accumulating at least 12 credit hours.
The support builds on the Welsh Government's tuition fee subsidy, which is available to students ordinarily resident in Wales who are due to start full-time postgraduate ITT courses in the 2012/13 academic year.
Lettings for the 2012/2013 academic year started in early November, and Unite says it has seen an "early positive response", adding "initial discussions with universities regarding their demand are also encouraging and we expect rental growth for 2012/2013 to beat a similar level to this year".
Materials and books will be distributed to students on Sunday before the start of the 2011-2012 academic year, it added.
08 March 2011, SPA -- Saudi ambassador to Islamabad Abdulaziz bin Ibrahim Al-Ghadeer honored brilliant students of the Saudi school in Islamabad for the academic year 1431 - 1432 H.
New figures released by the Government's Department for Education show 1,971 parents across the region were unhappy with the primary or secondary school allocated to their child for the last academic year 2008-9.
I understand there was previously some informal agreement that signs relating to the new academic year beginning in September/October would not be put up before January, but it was widely ignored.