Term and Semester Dates

Further Education & Higher Education Term and Semester Dates

Find term and semester dates for the current and upcoming academic years for both Further Education (college) and Higher Education (undergraduates and postgraduates) courses.

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Term Dates for Academic Year 2022/23

SEMESTER ONE
Commences
Year 1 Student induction
Monday 5th September 2022
Year 2 student return
Monday 12th September 2022
Inset dayMonday 17th October 2022
Half term Monday 24th October 2022 to
Friday 28th October 2022
Teaching resumes Monday 31st October 2022
Inset day Tuesday 29th November 2022
Christmas break Monday 19th December 2022 to
Monday 2nd January 2023
Teaching resumes Tuesday 3rd January 2023
Inset day Wednesday 18th January 2023
End of term Friday 10th February 2023
SEMESTER TWO
Half term Monday 13th February 2023 to
Friday 17th February 2023
Commences Monday 20th February 2023
Easter break Monday 3rd April 2023 to
Friday 14th April 2023
Teaching resumes Monday 17th April 2023
Inset day Thursday 27th April 2023
Bank Holiday Monday 1st May 2023
Half-term break Monday 29th May 2023 to
Friday 2nd June 2023
Teaching resumes Monday 5th June 2023
End of term Thursday 22nd June 2023
PRESENTATION CEREMONY DATE Friday 23rd June 2023


SEMESTER ONE
Monday 5th September 2022 - Friday 10th February 202319 weeks + year 1 induction
SEMESTER TWO
Monday 20th February 2023 - Friday 24th June 202315 weeks

AUTUMN TERM
Monday 5th September 2022 - Friday 16th December 2022
Half-term 24th - 28th October
13 weeks + induction
SPRING TERM
Tuesday 3rd January 2023 - Friday 31st March 2023
Half-term 13th - 17th February
12 weeks
SUMMER TERM
Monday 17th April 2023 - Friday 23rd June 2023
Half-term 29th May - 2nd June
9 weeks + Presentation Ceremony

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Further Education Courses
Term Dates for Academic Year 2022/23

Higher Education Courses

Semester Dates for Academic Year 2022/23

Please read all footnotes carefully.

Freshers’ Week
Monday 12 September 2022 to Friday 16 September 2022
Academic Enrolment and Induction
Academic Enrolment/Induction
(New Undergraduates)
Monday 12 September 2022 to
Friday 16 September 2022
Academic Enrolment/Induction
(Continuing Undergraduates and new and continuing full and part-time Postgraduates)
Friday 16 September 2022
SEMESTER ONE
Monday 19 September 2022 to Friday 16 December 2022
(13 weeks)
Teaching Weeks 1-13
(This includes assessment period - please note that assessment dates vary per course.)
Monday 19 September 2022 to
Friday 16 December 2022
Study Week (Week 6) Monday 24 October 2022 to
Friday 28 October 2022
Christmas Break Monday 19 December 2022 to
Friday 13 January 2023
Exams for students with approved extenuating circumstances for Semester 1 exams originally scheduled before the Christmas Break only Wednesday 18 January 2023, Wednesday 25 January 2023 and Wednesday 01 February 2023
SEMESTER TWO
Monday 16 January 2023 to Friday 12 May 2023
(14 weeks)

Teaching Weeks 1-10
(This includes assessment periods - please note that assessment dates vary per course.)

Dates may vary for Sports students.

Monday 16 January 2023 to
Friday 24 March 2023

Study Week (Week 5)

Dates may vary for Sports students.

Monday 13 February 2023 to
Friday 17 February 2023
Easter Break Monday 27 March 2023 to Friday 14 April 2023

Teaching Weeks 11-14
(including assessment period - please note that assessment dates vary per course.)

Additionally for CertHE Thoroughbred Stud Operations students.

Additionally for Level 7 MVetPhys students with OSCE refers.

Monday 17 April 2023 to Friday 12 May 2023


Monday 12 - Friday 23 June 2023

If refers are necessary they could take place up until mid-July

Refer assessment dates for students granted another opportunity by the June Awards Board and/or for students with approved extenuating circumstances.

Examinations: Wednesday 12 July 2023 to Friday 14 July 2023

Coursework: Wednesday 12 July 2023 at 14:00

Refer assessment dates for students granted another opportunity by the July Refer Board and/or for students with approved extenuating circumstances for assessments taken in the July assessment period.

Examinations: Monday 4 September 2023 to Friday 8 September 2023

Coursework: Monday 4 September 2023 at 14:00
Postgraduate Dissertation deadline for Full-Time student September 2023 TBC
Postgraduate Dissertation deadline for Part-Time student TBC
GRADUATION CEREMONY DATE 8 September 2023

You must be available for the assessment and refer assessment periods stated above. If you are ill or there is some other serious reason why you are unable to attend, you should submit an Extenuating Circumstances application if appropriate.

For Extenuating Circumstances, Academic Offences and Academic Appeals deadlines and meeting dates please see the Quality Office page on Moodle.

Dates vary for MSci/BSc Bioveterinary Stage 3 students who have opted for a work placement, please see Course Scheme Manager for information.

The Course Scheme Manager will issue teaching and assessment dates for MSc/PGDip/PGCert Veterinary Physiotherapy students who follow a different timetable.