Term dates and closed days

Postgraduate courses starting in January 2018

Activity

Dates

International and EU Arrivals 25 January 2018
Trimester 1 29 January to 29 March 2018
Spring Vacation 2 to 13 April 2018
Trimester 1 continued (including Exams 14 to 18 May 2018) 16 April to 18 May 2018
Trimester 2 21 May to 31 August 2018
Vacation 3 to 21 September 2018
Trimester 3 24 September to 14 December 2018
Vacation 17 December 2018 to 4 January 2019
Trimester 3 continued 7 to 25 January 2019

The examination periods for postgraduate courses starting in January 2018 are 14 to 18 May 2018 and 16 to 20 July 2018.

For professional practice courses please contact your programme leader for term dates, vacation dates and examination dates as they may differ from the above.

Undergraduate courses starting in September 2018

Activity

Dates

​International and EU Arrivals weekend Sunday 16 and Monday 17 September 2018
​International and EU students’
orientation week
​18 – 21 September 2018
Welcome Weekend 22 and 23 September 2018
​Welcome Week (all new students) 24 – 28 September 2018
Teaching and Assessment Block 1 1 October – 14 December 2018
​Winter Vacation ​17 December 2018 – 4 January 2019
Teaching and Assessment Block 1 continued ​7 – 11 January 2019
Teaching and Assessment Block 2 ​14 January – 5 April 2019
​Spring Vacation 8 – 23 April 2019 (including Easter Bank Holiday)
​Teaching and Assessment Block 3 24 April – 12 July 2019 (2 weeks Co-curricular learning 1 – 12 July 2019)
Summer Vacation and Co-curricular learning ​15 July – 20 September 2019

The examination periods for undergraduate courses starting in September 2018 are 7 – 24 May 2019 and 15 – 19 July 2019.

Please note professional practice course examinations take place throughout the year.

Postgraduate courses starting in September 2018

Activity Dates
International and EU Arrivals weekend ​Sunday 16 and Monday 17 September 2018
International and EU students’
orientation week
18 – 21 September 2018
Welcome Weekend ​22 and 23 September 2018
Welcome Week 24 – 28 September 2018
Trimester 1 ​1 October – 14 December 2018
​Winter Vacation ​17 December 2018 – 5 January 2019
​Trimester 1 continued 7 – 25 January 2019
​Trimester 2 28 January – 5 April 2019
​Spring Vacation ​8 – 23 April 2019
Trimester 2 continued ​24 April – 17 May 2019
​Trimester 3 ​20 May – 30 August 2019
Postgraduate Dissertation submission and end of course ​4 October 2019

The examination periods for postgraduate courses starting in September 2018 are:

  • 21 – 25 January 2019 (resits 25 – 28 March 2019)
  • 13 – 17 May 2019 (resits 15 – 19 July)

Undergraduate courses starting in January 2019 (intensive)

​Activity ​Dates
​International and EU Arrivals weekend Saturday 12 January 2019
International and EU students’
orientation week
​Week commencing Monday 14 January 2019
​Teaching and Assessment ​21 January – 5 April 2019
​Spring Vacation ​8 – 23 April 2019 (including Easter Bank Holiday)
​Teaching and Assessment 24 April – 19 July 2019
​Summer Vacation and Co-curricular learning ​22 July – 6 September 2019

Postgraduate courses starting in January 2019

Activity ​Dates
​International and EU Arrivals weekend Saturday 26 January 2019
​International and EU students’
orientation week
Week commencing Monday 28 January 2019
Trimester 1 ​28 January – 5 April 2019
​Spring Vacation ​8 – 23 April 2019 (including Easter Bank Holiday)
​Trimester 1 continued ​24 April – 17 May 2019
​Trimester 2 ​20 May – 30 August 2019
​Vacation ​2 – 20 September 2019
​Trimester 3 ​23 September – 13 December 2019
​Vacation ​16 December – 3 January 2019
Trimester 3 continued 6 – 24 January 2019

The examination periods for postgraduate courses starting in January 2019 are:

  • 13 – 17 May 2019 (resits 15 – 19 July)
  • 15 – 19 July 2019 (resits 20 – 24 January 2020)

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