Dates of term

Key dates for the 2020/2021 and 2021/2022 academic years

Note: The following dates do not apply to students on pre-registration nursing programme who should refer instead to their Programme Handbook and Placements Planner on their Blackboard Shell for details of term and holiday dates.

Programmes at the University are structured into two 15-week Semesters, Semester 1 and Semester 2 respectively. Most modules will be delivered across these 15 week Semester blocks. Some modules have a duration of 30 weeks and will instead run across both Semesters.

September 2020 Intake
EventDates
Welcome Week (New Students)Monday 21 September 2020 - Sunday 27 September 2020
Semester 1Monday 28 September 2020 - Friday 18 December 2020
Christmas VacationMonday 21 December 2020 - Friday 8 January 2021
Semester 1 (continues)Monday 11 January 2021 - Friday 29 January 2021
Semester 2Monday 01 February 2021 - Friday 26 March 2021
Easter VacationMonday 29 March 2021 - Friday 16 April 2021
Semester 2 (continues)Monday 19 April 2021 - Friday 4 June 2021
Graduation WeekTBC
Fast Track Courses – January 2021 Intake
EventDates
Term One                           Monday 11 January 2021 - Friday 2 April 2021
Easter Vacation    Monday 5 April 2021 - Friday 9 April 2021
Term TwoMonday 12 April 2021 - Friday 2 July 2021
September 2021 Intake
EventDates
Welcome Week (New Students)Monday 20 September 2021 - Sunday 26 September 2021
Semester 1Monday 27 September 2021 - Friday 17 December 2021
Christmas Vacation (3 weeks)Monday 20 December 2021 - Friday 7 January 2022
Semester 1 (continues)Monday 11 January 2022 - Friday 29 January 2022
Inter-semester Break (1 week)Monday 31 January 2022 – Friday 4 February 2022
Semester 2Monday 07 February 2022 - Friday 08 April 2022
Easter Vacation (2 weeks)Monday 11 April 2022 - Friday 22 April 2022
Semester 2 (continues)Monday 25 April 2022 – Wednesday 01 June 2022
Graduation WeekTBC
February 2022 Intake
EventDates
Welcome Week (New Students)Monday 31 January 2022 - Friday 04 February 2022
Semester 1Monday 07 February 2022 - Friday 8 April 2022
Easter VacationMonday 11 April 2022 - Friday 22 April 2022
Semester 1 (continues)Monday 25 April 2022 - Friday 03 June 2022
Semester 2Monday 26 September 2022 - Friday 16 December 2022
Christmas VacationMonday 19 December 2022 – Friday 06 January 2023
Semester 2 (continues)Monday 09 January 2023 - Friday 27 January 2023
Graduation WeekTBC
Bank Holidays

There is no scheduled teaching on Bank Holidays.