The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Semester Dates

Semester dates up to the end of academic year 2017/18

Semester Dates 2016-17
Week beginning Event Years applicable
6 June 2016 Teaching starts Year 5 & GEP 4
4 July 2016 Summer break Year 5 & GEP 4
1 August 2016 Teaching resumes Year 5 & GEP 4
8 August 2016 Teaching begins GEP 1
12 September 2016 Welcome Week Year 1, 2, 3, 4 & GEP 1, 2, 3
19 September 2016 Teaching begins Year 1, 2, 3, 4 & GEP 1, 2, 3
19 December 2016 Winter vacation starts  All years
2 January 2017 Teaching starts Wed 4 January Year 1, 2, 3, 4 & GEP 1, 2, 3
2 January 2017 Study time  Year 5 & GEP 4
9 January 2017 Exams Year 5 & GEP 4
20 March 2017 Spring vacation starts All years
3 April 2017 Teaching starts Year 5 & GEP 4
17 April 2017 Teaching starts Year 1, 2, 3, 4 & GEP 1, 2, 3
29 May 2017 Vacation starts All years
5 June 2017 New Year 5 starts (TBC) Year 4 & GEP 3
5 June 2017 Resits Year 5 & GEP 4
21 June 2017 Progression Board (main diet) All years
8 July 2017 Graduation Year 5 & GEP 4 
Semester Dates 2017-18
Week beginning Event Years applicable
5 June 2017 Teaching starts Year 5 & GEP 4
3 July 2017 Summer break Year 5 & GEP 4
31 July 2017 Teaching resumes Year 5 & GEP 4
7 August 2017 Teaching begins GEP 1
28 August 2017 Progression Committee (1 of 2) All years
29 August 2017 Progression Committee (2 of 2) All years
5 September 2017 Progression Board (resit diet) All years
11 September 2017 Welcome Week Year 1, 2, 3, 4 & GEP 1, 2, 3
18 September 2017 Teaching begins Year 1, 2, 3, 4 & GEP 1, 2, 3
18 December 2017 Winter vacation starts All years
8 January 2018 Teaching starts Monday 8th January Year 1, 2, 3, 4 & GEP 1, 2, 3
1 January 2018 Study time Year 5 & GEP 4
8 January 2018 Exams Year 5 & GEP 4
19 March 2018 
Spring vacation starts Year 5 & GEP 4
26 March 2018 Spring vacation starts Year 1, 2, 3, 4 & GEP 1, 2, 3
2 April 2018 Teaching starts Year 5 & GEP 4
23 April 2018 Teaching starts Year 1, 2, 3, 4 & GEP 1, 2, 3
4 June 2018 Vacation starts Year 1, 2, 3, 4 & GEP 1, 2, 3
4 June 2018 New Year 5 starts Year 4 & GEP 3
4 June 2018 Resits Year 5 & GEP 4
2018 date TBC  Graduation Year 5 & GEP 4