Semester dates

Dates for the academic year 2016/17.

These dates apply to undergraduate modular programmes.

PeriodStartFinish
Enrolment weekMonday 19 September 2016Friday 23 September 2016
Autumn semesterMonday 26 September 2016Sunday 22 January 2017
Christmas recessSaturday 10 December 2016Sunday 1 January 2017
Examination periodMonday 9 January 2017Friday 20 January 2017
Spring semesterMonday 23 January 2017Friday 9 June 2017
Easter recessSaturday 8 April 2017Sunday 30 April 2017
Examination periodMonday 8 May 2017Friday 9 June 2017
Resit examination weekMonday 14 August 2017Friday 25 August 2017

Alternative semester dates

Non-modular, postgraduate and health-related programmes may have different semester dates:

Students pursuing non-modular programmes or non-semesterised programmes will be informed of the term dates by their Head of School.

Health-related programmes may have extended session dates for all or part of the programme. These vary according to the individual programme being pursued. Your School will notify you of the details.

The academic year dates for postgraduate students can vary according to the programme being studied. Your School will notify you of your session dates.

Students on taught master’s programmes must also pursue the dissertation stage:

Start Finish
Dissertation stage Monday 13 June 2016 23 September 2016
Dissertation submission deadline n/a 9 September 2016