MMS: Duke Kunshan Academic Calendar

As a Master of Management Studies: Duke Kunshan University student, you’ll take courses in Durham, NC, on campus at Duke University during the summer term, Fall Term 1 and Fall Term 2. With the beginning of Spring Term 1, your MMS: DKU cohort will travel to Kunshan, China, where you will complete the academic year at Duke Kunshan University’s campus.

The academic calendar for MMS: DKU students differs slightly from that of students in other DKU graduate programs. Below, you will find the complete MMS: Duke Kunshan academic calendar for 2017-2018. The main Duke Kunshan academic calendar can be viewed here.

 

2017-2018 MMS: Duke Kunshan Academic Calendar

Month

Date

Event

Location

July 201710 - 14- MMS International Student Bootcamp(for required students only)
- Math Review Course (for required students only)
Durham, NC
 14Program Launch (mandatory for all students)
 15 - 16Accounting Review (mandatory for all students)
 17Summer Term classes begin (Monday)
August 201725Summer Term classes end 
 28 - 29Summer Term exams
August/September30 - 2Industry Career Intensives (optional)
September 20177Fall Term 1 classes begin
October 201717Fall Term 1 classes end
 19 - 21Fall Term 1 exams
 22 - 29FALL BREAK
 30Fall Term 2 classes begin
November 201722 - 24THANKSGIVING BREAK
December 201712Fall Term 2 classes end
 14 - 16Fall Term 2 exams
 17WINTER BREAK BEGINS
January 20186 - 7Arrive in KunshanKunshan, China
 8 - 10Orientation & Team Changeover (mandatory for all students)
 11Spring Term 1 classes begin
 February 201812CHINESE NEW YEAR BREAK BEGINS
 25CHINESE NEW YEAR BREAK ENDS
 26Classes Resume
March 201814 Spring Term 1 classes end
 19Spring Term 2 classes begin
April 20181SPRING BREAK STARTS
 8SPRING BREAK ENDS
 9Classes Resume
May 20181CHINESE LABOR HOLIDAY
 12Spring Term 2 classes end
 18Class of 2018 MMS: DKU Commencement Ceremony

 

2018-2019 MMS: Duke Kunshan Academic Calendar

Month

Date

Event

Location

July 20188-12- MMS International Student Bootcamp (for required students only)
- Math Review Course (for required students only)
Durham, US
 13-14Program Launch (mandatory for all students)
 15Accounting Review (strongly recommended for all students)
 16Summer Term classes begin (Monday)
August 201824Summer Term classes end
 27-28Summer Term exams
September 20186Fall Term 1 classes begin
October 201816Fall Term 1 classes end
 18-20Fall Term 1 exams
 21-28FALL BREAK
 29Fall Term 2 classes begin
November 201822-23THANKSGIVING BREAK
December11Fall Term 2 classes end
 13-15Fall Term 2 exams
 16WINTER BREAK BEGINS
January 20194-5Arrival in KunshanKunshan, China
 6-8Orientation & Team Changeover (mandatory for all students)
 9Spring Term 1 classes begin
February 20192-14CHINESE NEW YEAR BREAK 
March  20191Spring Term 1 classes end
 4Spring Term 2 classes begin
 18-31SPRING BREAK
April 20195CHINESE QINGMING HOLIDAY 
May 20191CHINESE LABOR HOLIDAY
 9Spring Term 2 classes end
 17Class of 2019 MMS: Duke Kunshan Commencement Ceremony

 

* Please note that the calendar is subject to change. 

Interested in learning more about the MMS: DKU academic calendar or schedule? Contact us with any questions, or begin the admissions process today! We would be glad to offer any necessary assistance as you begin applying.

The Master of Management Studies: Duke Kunshan University academic calendar includes collaborative, rigorous business education courses on campus at both Duke University in Durham, NC and at Duke Kunshan University in Kunshan, China.