Term dates 2015 - 19

For the majority of undergraduate courses the teaching year consists of 30 weeks, split into three ten-week terms.

* Please note that some postgraduate courses within the below schools run to a different set of term dates. For more information, please follow the links below: 

Term dates for academic years 2015/16 - 2018/19
Event2015/162016/172017/182018/19
Welcome Week Fri-25-Sep-2015Fri-23-Sep-2016Fri-22-Sep-2017Fri-21-Sep-2018
Term 1 Start
(Weeks) 
Mon-05-Oct-2015
10 Weeks
Mon-03-Oct-2016
10 Weeks
Mon-02-Oct-2017
10 Weeks
Mon-01-Oct-2018
12 Weeks
Graduation (Winter)Sat-28-Nov-2015Fri-09-Dec-2016Fri-08-Dec-2017To be confirmed
Term 1 Ends Fri-11-Dec-2015Fri-09-Dec-2016Fri-08-Dec-2017Fri-14-Dec-2018
Christmas Break
(Weeks) 
4 Weeks 4 Weeks4 Weeks4 Weeks
Term 2 Start
(Weeks) 

Mon-11-Jan-2016
11 Weeks

Mon-09-Jan-2017
12 Weeks
Mon-08-Jan-2018
12 Weeks
Mon-14-Jan-2019
12 Weeks
PG SST Start Daten/an/aMon-08-Jan-2018Mon-07-Jan-2019
End of first half year Fri-12-Feb-2016Fri-10-Feb-2017Fri-26-Jan-2018Fri-25-Jan-2019
Start of second half yearMon-15-Feb-2016Mon-13-Feb-2017Mon-29-Jan-2018Mon-28-Jan-2019
Term 2 EndsThu-24-Mar-2016Fri-31-Mar-2017Thu-29-Mar-2018Fri-05-Apr-2019
Bank Holiday (Good Friday) Fri-25-Mar-2016Fri-14-Apr-2017Fri-30-Mar-2018Fri-19-Apr-2019
Bank Holiday (Easter Monday) Mon-28-Mar-2016Mon-17-Apr-2017Mon-02-Apr-2018Mon-22-Apr-2019
NTU Holiday Tue-29-Mar-2016Tue-18-Apr-2017Tue-03-Apr-2018Tue-23-Apr-2019
Easter Break
(Weeks)
2 Weeks 2 Weeks 2 Weeks2 Weeks 
Term 3 Start
(Weeks) 
Mon-11-Apr-2016
9 Weeks
Wed-19-Apr-2017
8 Weeks
Mon-16-Apr-2018
12 Weeks
Wed-24-Apr-2019
7 Weeks
PG Online/Distance Learning Start Daten/an/aMon-16-Apr-2018Mon-15-Apr-2019
Bank Holiday (May Day) Mon-02-May-2016Mon-01-May-2017Mon-07-May-2018Mon-6-May-2019
Bank Holiday (Spring) Mon-30-May-2016Mon-29-May-2017Mon-28-May-2018Mon-27-May-2019
NTU Holiday Tue-31-May-2016Tue-30-May-2017Tue-29-May-2018Tue-28-May-2019
Assessments
(Weeks) 
Mon-16-May-2016 - Fri-10-Jun-2016
4 Weeks
Mon-15-May-2017 - Fri-9-Jun-2017
4 Weeks
To be confirmedTo be confirmed
Term 3 End Fri-10-Jun-2016Fri-09-Jun-2017Fri-08-Jun-2018Fri-07-Jun-2019
Weeks until Graduation 5 Weeks 5 Weeks5 Weeks5 Weeks 
Graduation (Summer) Mon-18-Jul-2016 - Fri-22-Jul-2016Mon-17-Jul-2017 - Fri-21-Jul-201716 - 28 July 2018To be confirmed
Bank Holiday (August) Mon-29-Aug-2016Mon-28-Aug-2017Mon-27-Aug-2018Mon-26-Aug-2019
Assessments
(Weeks) 
Wed-24-Aug-2016 - Tue-06-Sep-2016
2 Weeks
Mon-21-Aug-2017 - Fri-01-Sep-2017
2 Weeks
To be confirmedTo be confirmed