Key dates

Please note that the provision of reading week is variable between different schools and departments.

Academic year 2015/16

Key point Date
Arrivals Weekend 19 - 20 September 2015
Welcome Week 21 - 25 September 2015
Start of autumn term & semester 1 28 September 2015

Degree congregations

9-11 December 2015

End of autumn term & semester 1

11 December 2015
University closed 23 December 2015
University re-opens 4 January 2016
Start of spring term & semester 2 11 January 2016
End of spring term & semester 2 25 March 2016
University closed 29 March 2016
University re-opens 31 March 2016
Start of summer term 25 April 2016
Public holiday 2 May 2016
Main examination period starts 3 May 2016 (provisional)
Public holiday 30 May 2016
Main examination period ends 3 June 2016 (provisional)
End of summer term 17 June 2016
Degree congregations 4-16 July 2016
Supplementary examination period starts 22 August 2016 (provisional)
Public holiday 29 August 2016
Supplementary examination period ends 2 September 2016 (provisional)
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