Chennai Mathematical Institute

Semester Schedule & Holidays


Academic Calendar 2021–2022

September–December 2021
September 20 Instruction starts
October 8 Deadline for course registration
December 24–31 End-sem exams
January–May 2022
January 24 Instruction starts
February 11 Deadline for course registration
March 14–18 Mid-sem exams
May 9–13 End-sem exams
May 14 Summer vacation begins

Important Notes

CMI follows a semester system. The BSc. programme has six semesters and the MSc. programme has four semesters. The duration of the odd semester is August to November and the even semester is from January to April. May, June, July and December are vacation period.

There are no mid-semester breaks.

All students must report on the reopening day of each semester and sign in the register kept in the office. Failure to do so, without prior sanction, will involve cancellation of stipend and tuition fee waiver for the entire semester.

Registration deadlines will be strictly enforced. No extension will be permitted.

List of Holidays 2021

January 01 Friday New Years Day
January 14 Thursday Pongal
January 26 Tuesday Republic Day
April 02 Friday Good Friday
April 14 Wednesday Dr Ambedkar Jayanti/Tamil New Year
May 14 Friday Ramzaan*
July 21 Wednesday Bakr-Id*
September 10 Friday Vinayaka Chaturthi
October 14 Thursday Ayudha Puja
November 04 Thursday Deepavali
*Subject to change depending upon appearance of moon.

Note: May Day – 1st May, Independence Day – 15th August, Gandhi Jayanthi – 2nd October and Christmas – 25th December fall on weekends, and are hence not listed.