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Term dates

Academic term dates, including half-term, reading weeks, graduation and bank holidays.

2016/17
MonthEvent
August
  • Monday 28th August - University Closed (Summer Bank Holiday)

2017/18

The term dates for the 2017/18 academic year for all undergraduate and postgraduate programmes are (unless stated otherwise below):

  • Induction week begins: Monday 11th September 2017
  • Semester one begins: Monday 18th September 2017
  • Finish for Christmas break: Friday 15th December 2017
  • Semester one resumes: Monday 8th January 2018
  • Semester one exams: Monday 8th - Friday 19th January 2018
  • Sesmer two begins: Monday 29th January 2018
  • Spring graduation: Friday 2nd - Saturday 3rd March 2018
  • Finish for Easter break: Friday 23rd March 2018
  • Semester two resumes: Monday 9th April 2018
  • Semester two exams: Monday 14th - Friday 25th May 2018
  • Semester two ends: Friday 25th May 2018
  • Exam resits: July 2018 (dates TBC)
2017/18: Primary Education with QTS BA (Hons)
  • Induction week begins: Monday 11th September 2017
  • Teaching begins: Monday 18th September 2017
  • Finish for Christmas break: Friday 15th December 2017
  • Teaching resumes: Tuesday 2nd January 2018
  • Finish for Easter break: Friday 23rd March 2018
  • Teaching resumes: Monday 9th April 2018
  • Teaching ends: Friday 25th May 2018
2017/18: PGCE Primary
  • Teaching begins: Tuesday 29th August 2017
  • Finish for Christmas break: Friday 15th December 2017
  • Teaching resumes: Tuesday 2nd January 2018
  • Finish for Easter break: Friday 23rd March 2018
  • Teaching resumes: Monday 9th April 2018
  • Teaching ends: Friday 22nd June 2018
2017/18: PGCE Secondary
  • Teaching begins: Monday 4th September 2017
  • Finish for Christmas break: Friday 15th December 2017
  • Teaching resumes: Tuesday 2nd January 2018
  • Finish for Easter break: Friday 23rd March 2018
  • Teaching resumes: Monday 9th April 2018
  • Teaching ends: Friday 8th June 2018
2017/18: Technical Theatre BA (Hons)
  • Induction week begins: Monday 11th September 2017
  • Semester one begins: Monday 18th September 2017
  • Finish for Christmas break: Friday 15th December 2017
  • Semester one resumes: Monday 8th January 2018
  • Semester one exams: Monday 8th - Friday 19th January 2018
  • Sesmer two begins: Monday 29th January 2018
  • Finish for Easter break: Friday 23rd March 2018
  • Semester two resumes: Monday 9th April 2018
  • Semester two exams: Monday 14th - Friday 25th May 2018
  • Semester two ends: Friday 25th May 2018
  • Semester three begins: Monday 28th May 2018
  • Semester three ends: Friday 13th July 2018
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