Academic Knot How to tie Knots
Step 1: Cross the running ends, putting the left one over the right one.
Step 2: Pass both running ends around the standing parts downward, making an overhand knot.
Step 3: Pass the running ends around the standing parts again, but upward.
Step 4: Cross the running ends again, placing the end of the right rope on top.
Step 5: Pass both running ends around the standing parts upward.
Step 6: Tighten the knot.
Step 7: The Academic knot is complete.