The University year is split into two semesters of 13 weeks each, followed by an exam period.

  • Semester 1 and full-year courses generally commence around the start of March
  • Semester 2 starts in July
  • Summer School is a full-time intensive programme with teaching covering a six week period from early January to mid February, plus a one-week examination period

Start dates for distance learning papers and other non-standard papers may vary.

Timeline for a typical university year

Last updated 27/01/2021 11.14 AM

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