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Semester dates 2014 - 2015

Induction week for new students

29 September 2014 to 3 October 2014

Semester 1

6 October 2014 to 6 February 2015

Semester 2

9 February 2015 to 19 June 2015

Winter vacation

22 December 2014 to 9 January 2015

Spring vacation

30 March 2015 to 24 April 2015

Summer vacation

22 June 2015 to 25 September 2015

Semester date exceptions

Students on a full-time one-year taught Masters programme are required to study for one calendar year and therefore do not have a summer vacation.

Research students, on a full-time PhD programme, are required to be in continuous attendance.  Any holiday should be agreed and taken in accordance with University regulations.

Public holidays and University closure dates 2014 - 2015

Public holidays

25 August 2014 – Summer Bank Holiday
25 December 2014 – Christmas Day
26 December 2014 – Boxing Day
1 January 2015 – New Year’s Day
3 April 2015 – Good Friday
6 April 2015 – Easter Monday
4 May 2015 – Early May Bank Holiday
25 May 2015 – Spring Bank Holiday

University closure days

29 December 2014
30 December 2014
31 December 2014
2 January 2015
2 April 2015
7 April 2015
8 April 2015