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Academic calendar

These are the formal dates for the university’s semesters. Different courses and locations may provide induction, pre-start, freshers, field trip or other activities which happen outwith these dates – either before or after a semester. Please check all information you are sent and if in doubt, check dates with your college, programme leader or tutor as appropriate.

2016/17

Semester dates for 2016/17

All HNs
Semester 1: Monday 12 September 2016 - Friday 27 January 2017
Semester 2: Monday 30 January 2017 - Friday 09 June 2017
All undergraduate degree courses
Semester 1: Monday 12 September 2016 - Friday 16 December 2016
Semester 2: Monday 30 January 2017 - Friday 19 May 2017

2017/18

Semester dates for 2017/18

All HNs
Semester 1: Monday 11 September 2017 - Friday 26 January 2018
Semester 2: Monday 29 January 2018 - Friday 08 June 2018
All undergraduate degree courses
Semester 1: Monday 11 September 2017 - Friday 15 December 2017
Semester 2: Monday 29 January 2018 - Friday 18 May 2018
This is the preliminary academic calendar for 2017/18, and is subject to change.  Dates for spring holidays will be added in October 2016.