Academic calendar

Academic year is divided into four periods: two in the autumn semester and two in the spring semester. An international student's semester begins with the compulsory Orientation Days, which are arranged in early September and early January each year.

Below you find exact dates for the academic year 2019-2020, including examination weeks.

Orientation Days

Autumn semester 2019

Spring semester 2020

August 27-30, 2019

January 2-3, 2020

  

Teaching periods

Autumn semester 2019

Spring semester 2020

1. period: September 2 - October 18
(weeks 36-42)

2. period: October 28 - December 13
(weeks 44-50)

3. period: January 7 - February 21
(weeks 2-8)

4. period: March 2 - April 17
(weeks 10-16)


Intensive weeks

Autumn semester 2019

Spring semester 2020

October 21-26 (week 43)
December 16-20 (week 51)

December 30 - January 3 (week 1)
February 24 - 29 (week 9)
May 11-15 (week 20)
May 18-29 (weeks 21-22)
 

 

Examination weeks

Autumn semester 2019

Spring semester 2020

October 21-26 (week 43)
December 16-20(week 51)

December 30 - January 3 (week 1)
February 24 - 29 (week 9)
April 20 - May 8 (weeks 17-19)
May 11-15 (week 20)