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Key dates 2017 - 2018

Semester dates 2017 - 2018

Induction week for new students
25 September 2017 to 29 September 2017

Semester 1
2 October 2017 to 2 February 2018

Semester 2
5 February 2018 to 15 June 2018

Winter vacation
18 December 2017 to 5 January 2018

Spring vacation
26 March 2018 to 20 April 2018

Summer vacation
18 June 2018 to 21 September 2018

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. Programmes typically finish on the second Friday in September.

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.

Accommodation dates

Please visit our accommodation pages for details of dates and deadlines relating to University accommodation.

UNIVERSITY CLOSURE DATES

To be confirmed.

Holidays and observances

25 December 2017 – Christmas Day
26 December 2017 – Boxing Day
1 January 2018 – New Year’s Day
30 March 2018 – Good Friday
2 April 2018 – Easter Monday
7 May 2018 – Early May Bank Holiday
28 May 2018 – Spring Bank Holiday
27 August 2018 – Summer Bank Holiday