- The academic session is divided into two semesters each of approximately 20 weeks duration: An Autumn/ Odd semester (July-November) and a spring/ Even Semester (January-May).
- The Court of A.K. University, Patna will approve the academic calendar consisting of schedule of activities for a session inclusive of dates for registration, Mid-Semester and End-Semester Examinations; inter-semester breaks. It will be announced at the beginning of the semester. The academic calendar shall usually provide for at least 90 working days (including examination dates) in each semester, excluding holidays and days when classes are suspended.