2012/13 term dates

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

Academic Year dates 2012/13

Welcome Weekend 15 September 2012 – 16 September 2012
Welcome Week 17 September 2012 – 21 September 2012
Autumn Term* 24 September 2012 – 14 December 2012
Awards Ceremonies 26 November 2012 – 30 November 2012
Student vacation 17 December 2012 – 4 January 2013
Spring Term* 7 January 2013 – 12 April 2013
International Student Orientation 14 January 2013 (Frenchay Campus) - 15 January 2013 (Bower Ashton)
Student vacation 15 April 2013 – 26 April 2013
Summer Term*

29 April 2013 – 21 June 2013**

** End date given is for Undergraduate programmes only. The end date for Postgraduate programmes will vary depending on course. Students who are required to resit assessments may be required to attend until 23 August 2013.

Awards Ceremonies 15 July 2013 – 26 July 2013

Undergraduate programmes 2012/13

Teaching block 1* 24 September 2012 - 14 December 2012
Student vacation 17 December 2012 - 4 January 2013
Assessment* 7 January 2013 - 18 January 2013
Teaching block 2* 21 January 2013 - 12 April 2013
Student vacation 15 April 2013- 26 April 2013
Assessment* 29 April 2013 - 24 May 2013
Assessment* 12 August 2013- 23 August 2013

Postgraduate taught programmes 2012/13

Teaching block 1* 24 September 2012 - 14 December 2012
Student vacation 17 December 2012 - 4 January 2013
Assessment* 7 January 2013 - 18 January 2013
Teaching block 2* 21 January 2013 - 12 April 2013
Student vacation 15 April 2013- 26 April 2013
Assessment* 29 April 2013 - 10 May 2013
Teaching block 3* 13 May 2013 – 2 August 2013
Assessment* 12 August 2013- 23 August 2013

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