Semester dates

Dates for the academic year 2017/18.

These dates apply to undergraduate modular programmes.

PeriodStartFinish
Enrolment weekMonday 25 September 2017Friday 29 September 2017
Autumn semesterMonday 2 October 2017Friday 26 January 2018
Christmas recessSaturday 16 December 2017Sunday 7 January 2018
Examination periodMonday 15 January 2018Friday 26 January 2018
Spring semesterMonday 29 January 2018Friday 15 June 2018
Easter recessSaturday 24 March 2018Sunday 15 April 2018
Examination periodMonday 14 May 2018Friday 15 June 2018
Resit examination weekMonday 13 August 2018Friday 24 August 2018

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:

PeriodStartFinish
Dissertation stage12 June 201722 September 2017
Dissertation submission deadlinen/a8 September 2017