APU International School uses a semester calendar. The academic year has two semesters: Fall and Spring. Summer sessions are optional. Each semester lasts approximately ninety school days.
The first American educational program in Vietnam with permission to provide full American
curriculum instructions for Vietnamese and Foreign students from Kindergarten to University. (MOET Correspondence 8913/BGDDT and Decision 3576/QD-UBNDTP, Correspondence 7252/KHTC & Decision 4454/QD-UBNDTP)