2016/17 term dates

* Please note that the dates below are the standard university dates. Different dates may apply for some courses.

Undergraduate programmes 2016/17

International Student Orientation 7 September 2016 – 8 September 2016
Welcome Weekend 10 September 2016 – 11 September 2016
Welcome Week 12 September 2016 – 16 September 2016
Teaching block 1 19 September 2016 – 9 December 2016
Award Ceremonies (Graduation) 21 November 2016 – 25 November 2016
Student vacation 12 December 2016 – 1 January 2017
Assessment period 1 3 January 2017 – 13 January 2017
Teaching block 2 16 January 2017 – 7 April 2017
Student vacation 10 April 2017 – 21 April 2017
Assessment period 2 24 April 2017 – 19 May 2017
Assessment period 3* 10 July 2017 – 21 July 2017
Award Ceremonies (Graduation) 10 July 2017 – 21 July 2017

Postgraduate taught programmes 2016/17

International Student Orientation 7 September 2016 – 8 September 2016
Welcome Weekend 10 September 2016 – 11 September 2016
Welcome Week 12 September 2016 – 16 September 2016
Teaching block 1 19 September 2016 – 9 December 2016
Student vacation 12 December 2016 – 1 January 2017
Assessment period 1 3 January 2017 – 13 January 2017
Teaching block 2 16 January 2017 – 7 April 2017
Student vacation 10 April 2017 – 21 April 2017
Assessment period 2 24 April 2017 – 19 May 2017
Teaching block 3** 8 May 2017 – 28 July 2017
Assessment period 3*

Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) except students who are taught in Teaching Block 3

Faculty of Environment and Technology (FET)

Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences

and

Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education (ACE)

10 July 2017 – 21 July 2017

Assessment period for teaching block 3** 31 July 2017 – 11 August 2017

* If you are a health and social care student, please be aware that your term dates will differ from the standard term dates. Details will be in your programme handbook.

Assessment Period 3 dates are subject to final approval.

** Only some Faculty of Business and Law PGT courses. Please check your course handbook.

Notes

  1. If you are a postgraduate research student, please contact the Graduate School for your term dates.
  2. For Council Tax exempt letters, these dates will differ. Please refer to the managing your money pages for more information.

University closure days

  • Christmas closure - from 17:00 on Thursday 22 December 2016, re-open 8:30 on Tuesday 3 January
  • Friday 14 April 2017 (Good Friday, UK bank holiday)
  • Monday 17 April 2017 (Easter Monday, UK bank holiday)
  • Tuesday 18 April 2017 (university closure day)
  • Monday 1 May 2017 (UK bank holiday)
  • Monday 29 May 2017 (UK bank holiday)
  • Monday 28 August 2017 (UK bank holiday)

IT maintenance weekends

2016

16:30 Friday 9 December - 8:30 Monday 12 December

2017

16:30 Friday 23 June - 8:30 Monday 26 June

16:30 Friday 8 December - 8:30 Monday 11 December

Find out the dates/further information about IT maintenance weekends and what is affected.

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