Semester dates

Academic year 2023/24

Provisional semester dates for the 2023/24 academic year.

Semester 1

18 September - 22 December, 2023
Date Event
11 September 2023 Welcome Week
18 September 2023 Semester 1 starts / Teaching block 1 starts
20 October 2023 Teaching block 1 ends
23 October 2023 Teaching block 2 starts
To be confirmed Graduations
1 December 2023 Teaching block 2 ends
4-8 December 2023 Revision
11-21 December 2023 Examinations
22 December 2023 Semester 1 ends
25 December 2023 Winter teaching vacation starts
To be confirmed University closed
12 January 2023 Winter teaching vacation ends

Semester 2

15 January -  27 May, 2024
Date Event
To be confirmed January Welcome
15 January 2024 Semester 2 starts / Teaching block 3 starts
16 February 2024 Teaching block 3 ends
19 February 2024 Flexible Learning Week
26 February 2024 Teaching block 4 starts
5 April 2024 Teaching block 4 ends
8-19 April 2024 Spring teaching vacation
22 April 2024 Revision
29 April - 24 May 2024 Examinations
24 May 2024 Semester 2 ends
27 May 2024 Summer teaching vacation starts
To be confirmed Graduations
To be confirmed Resit examinations

Programmes with non-standard academic years

The semester dates for some degree programmes diverge from the standard University academic year structure. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of this information, if you are unsure about the semester dates for your programme please check with your school.

Programmes with non-standard academic years