Important dates

Important dates (2018-19)

Monday 1 October 2018 - Saturday 9 February 2019

1 October
Semester 1 starts for all students

1 - 22 October
Online enrolment for 2018/19

3 - 9 October
Registration for study-units by students admitted in October 2018

17 - 19 October
Add/Drop Period: adding or cancelling study-units previously registered for

16 October
Deadline for change of course or areas of study

21 December - 6 January
Christmas recess

7 - 23 January
Continuation of semester 1

21 - 23 January
Revision period

24 January - 9 February
Examinations session

Monday 11 February - Friday 28 June 2019

11 February
Beginning of semester 2

18, 19, 20 February
Add/Drop Period: adding or cancelling study-units previously registered for

15 - 28 April
Easter recess

29 April - 31 May
Continuation of semester 2

27 - 31 May
Revision Week

1 - 28 June
Examinations session

Monday 10 June to Monday 30 September 2019

(for postgraduate courses which include the Summer period as the final semester)

10 June - 30 September
Summer semester (for postgraduate courses spread over 3 semesters)

1 - 15 August
Summer Recess (within the summer semester)

2 - 14 September
Supplementary examinations session

Important dates (2019-20)

Monday 30 September 2019 - Tuesday 4 February 2020 - For first year students

Monday 23 September 2019 - Tuesday 4 February 2020 - For continuing students

30 September
Opening Ceremony


30 September - 21 October
Online Enrolment

2 October - 8 October
Registration for study-units by students

16 October - 18 October
Add/drop period Adding or cancelling study-units

24 October

Senate Meeting 

8 November
Council Meeting

21 December - 5 January
Christmas recess

15 January - 4 February
Examinations session

23 January

Senate Meeting  

Wednesday 5 February - Tuesday 30 June 2020

14 February

Council Meeting 

19 February - 21 February

Add/drop period Adding or cancelling study-units 

26 March

Senate Meeting 

6 - 19 April
Easter recess

24 April
Council Meeting 

14 May

Senate Meeting  

1 - 30 June
Examinations session

5 June

Council Meeting   

Monday 8 June to Wednesday 30 September 2020

(for postgraduate courses which include the Summer period as the final semester)

10 June - 30 September
Summer semester (for postgraduate courses spread over 3 semesters)

18 June

Senate Meeting 

10 July

Council Meeting 

3 - 14 August
Summer Recess (within the summer semester)

1 - 15 September
Supplementary examinations session

17 September

Senate Meeting  

25 September

Council Meeting  

Important dates (2020-21)

Thursday 01 October 2020 - Tuesday 4 February 2021 - For first year students

Monday 28 September 2020 - Tuesday 4 February 2021 - For continuing students

1 October
Opening Ceremony

19 December - 3 January
Christmas recess

18 January - 6 February
Examinations session

Monday 8 February - Wednesday 30 June 2021

29 March - 11 April
Easter recess

29 May - 30 June
Examinations session

Tuesday 8 June to Thursday 30 September 2021

(for postgraduate courses which include the Summer period as the final semester)


2 - 14 August
Summer Recess (within the summer semester)

1 - 18 September
Supplementary examinations session


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