The University

'Standard' Semester Dates 2016/17

Please contact your [department] for specific dates.

  2015/16 2016/17

Teaching period

28 Sep - 18 Dec 2015

26 Sep - 16 Dec 2016

Christmas break

21 Dec 2015 - 8 Jan 2016

19 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017

Exam period

11 - 22 Jan 2016

9 Jan 2017 - 20 Jan 2017

Marking/feedback starts

25 Jan 2016

23 Jan 2017

Degrees ceremonies

During week commencing 18 Jan 2016

During week commencing 16 Jan 2017

Teaching period

1 Feb - 13 May 2016

30 Jan - 12 May 2017 

Easter break

14 Mar - 1 Apr 2016

3 Apr - 21 Apr 2017

Exam period

16 May - 10 Jun 2016

15 May - 9 Jun 2017

Degree ceremonies

During week commencing 11 Jul 2016

During week commencing 10 Jul 2017

Re-assessment

15 Aug - 26 Aug 2016

7 Aug - 18 Aug 2017

Marking/exam boards

5 Sep 2016

28 Aug 2017

Results/feedback

12 Sep 2016

4 Sep 2017

 

Main UK public holidays for 2016

UK Bank Holiday

2016

New Year's Day 1 Jan
British Summertime begins 27 Mar
Good Friday 25 Mar
Easter Monday 28 Mar
First May Bank Holiday 2 May
Spring Bank Holiday 30 May
Summer Bank Holiday 29 Aug
British summertime ends 30 Oct
Christmas Day 27 Dec**
Boxing Day 26 Dec

**substitute day

Calendars correct as at February 2016.

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