Dates

A 'term' refers to the period of time when you can expect classes to be held. A 'semester' includes term-time and weeks when you will be expected to undertake independent study, revision, and exams.

Full year programme dates

  • 28 September 2020 - 11 June 2021
  • Welcome week: 28 - 30 September 2020

Semester 1 (Fall/ September start)

  • Term only (study abroad): 28 September 2020- 18 December 2020
  • Semester 1: 28 September 2020 - 17 January 2021
  • Welcome Week: 28 - 30 September 2020

Semester 2 (Spring/ January start)

  • Semester 2: 18 January 2021 - 11 June 2021
  • Welcome Week: 13 - 15 January 2021

Exams

Please note that students taking classes in some scientific subjects including Biological Science, Mathematics, Geology, and Engineering will be required to stay for the full examination period in January and/ or Summer as applicable.

Airport pick-up service

The Study Abroad Unit will be in touch with all offer-holders regarding the airport pick-up service as soon as detailed information is available.

Vacations and holidays

  • Christmas: 18 December 2020 - 11 January 2021
  • Easter: 31 March 2021 - 3 May 2021