Important dates for the current academic year

Please find below a list of important dates for the 2017-2018 academic year. 

These dates are based on our standard semester dates. For information on programmes that have non-standard semester dates, please see non-standard programmes.

DATE EVENT
18 September to 22 September 2017  Start of semester 1 (induction week)
25 September 2017 to 26 January 2018  Semester 1 teaching weeks
17 November 2017  Publication of January examination timetable
18 December 2017 to 08 January 2018  Christmas vacation
15 January to 26 January 2018  Semester 1 assessment period
26 January 2018  End of semester 1
29 January 2018  Start of semester 2
29 January to 01 June 2018  Semester 2 teaching weeks​
23 February 2018  Publication of May/June examination timetable
26 March to 13 April 2018  Easter vacation
21 May to 01 June 2018  Semester 2 assessment period
01 June 2018  End of semester 2/end of undergraduate academic year ​

DATE EVENT
04 June 2018  Start of Summer period for postgraduate taught
13 July 2018  Publication of results*
27 July 2018  Summer appeal deadline*
26 July 2018  Publication of referred examination timetable ​
16 August 2018  Deadline for submission of referred coursework ​
20 August to 24 August 2018  Referred examination/assessment period
12 September 2018  Publication of referred results*
17 September to 22 September 2018  Graduation ceremonies
24 September 2018  Referred results appeal deadline*
28 September 2018  End of postgraduate taught academic year
30 November 2018  Publication of results for postgraduate taught programmes*
14 December 2018  Postgraduate taught appeal deadline*   ​
 

* Please note that programmes in the Faculty of Health and Human Sciences may have different dates and you should check these with the Faculty.