ACADEMIC CALENDER

The academic year comprises 2 semesters. The beginning and the end of semesters can vary slightly between the degree programmes. The following represents approximate information, as there may be minor alterations from year to year.

Full time programmes

Career-parallel programmes

Winter semester
start

1st week of Oct

1st week of Sept

Winter semester
end

1st week of Feb

1st or 2nd week of Feb

Christmas break

~20 Dec – 7 Jan

~20 Dec – 7 Jan

Midterm break

1st week of Feb - last week of Feb

1st or 2nd week of Feb

Summer semester start

1st week of Mar

2nd or 3rd week of Feb

Summer semester
end

1st week of July

1st week of July

Career-parallel programmes are designed for working students and take their specific situation into account. The semester takes 20 weeks and classes are held on three evenings per week and on Saturdays.