Key dates

Key dates

From start dates to exams to graduation ceremonies ...

2016/17

Autumn term
26 September - 16 December 2016

Winter exams
9 January - 20 January 2017

Winter/Spring term
30 January - 12 May 2017

Summer exams
15 May - 19 June 2017

Graduation ceremonies
Winter graduation:
During week commencing 16 January 2017

Summer graduation:
During week commencing 10 July 2017

2017/18

Autumn term
New students:
18 September - 15 December 2017

Returning students:
25 September - 15 December 2017

Winter exams
8 January - 19 January 2018

Winter/Spring term
29 January - 4 May 2018

Summer exams
7 May - 1 June 2018

Graduation ceremonies
Winter graduation:
During week commencing 15 January 2018

Summer graduation:
During week commencing 9 July 2018

UK Bank Holidays

UK bank holidays
  2017 2018
New Year's Day 1 January 1 January
Good Friday 14 April 30 March
Easter Monday 17 April 2 April
Spring Bank Holiday 29 May 28 May
Summer Bank Holiday 28 August 27 August
Christmas Day 25 December 25 December
Boxing Day 26 December 26 December

Non-standard dates

For specific and non-standard semester dates (e.g. Medicine, Health, Social Work), please contact your school directly.

Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education

Faculty of Business, Law and Politics

Faculty of Health Sciences

Faculty of Science and Engineering