The academic year is divided into two teaching semesters. There are 4 and 3 week vacations at Christmas and Easter respectively.

Academic Year 2015-2016

First SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Freshers' Week 07 September 2015 13 September 2015
Attendance 14 September 2015 18 December 2015
Second SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Attendance 18 January 2016 27 May 2016
Easter Vacation 04 April 2016 24 April 2016
Students studying Medicine MBChB and Education PGDE have a separate timetable for their courses

Academic Year 2016-2017

First SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Freshers' Week 5 September 2016 11 September 2016
Attendance 12 September 2016 16 December 2016
Second SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Attendance 16 January 2017 26 May 2017
Easter Vacation 3 April 2017 23 April 2017

Academic Year 2017-2018

First SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Freshers' Week 4 September 2017 10 September 2017
Attendance 11 September 2017 15 December 2017
Second SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Attendance 15 January 2018 25 May 2018
Easter Vacation 2 April 2018 20 April 2018

Academic Year 2018-2019

First SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Freshers' Week 3 September 2018 9 September 2018
Attendance 10 September 2018 14 December 2018
Second SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Attendance 14 January 2019 24 May 2019
Easter Vacation 1 April 2019 19 April 2019

Academic Year 2019-2020

First SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Freshers' Week 9 September 2019 15 September 2019
Attendance 16 September 2019 20 December 2019
Second SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Attendance 20 January 2020 29 May 2020
Easter Vacation 6 April 2020 24 April 2020

Academic Year 2020-2021

First SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Freshers' Week 7 September 2020 13 September 2020
Attendance 14 September 2020 18 December 2020
Second SemesterStart DateEnd Date
Attendance 18 January 2021 28 May 2021
Easter Vacation 5 April 2021 23 April 2021