Academic calendar

Academic Year 2019/2020

  • Autumn semester 2019: An Orientation Day is held on Thursday August 29th. The autumn semester runs from September 2nd 2019 to January 24th 2020 (including exams). Generally, exams for courses taught in English are completed just before Christmas, i.e. exchange students are able to go home just before Christmas. 

  • Spring semester 2020: An Orientation Day is held on Thursday January 30th. The spring semester runs from February 3rd 2020 to June 19th 2020 (including exams).

Public holidays in study year 2019/2020

• Autumn holiday: Monday October 14th to Friday October 18th 2019 (week 42)
  [Be aware that exams are held in week 43 for 7.5 law courses in block 1]
• Christmas break: December20th 2019 to February 3rd 2020 (intro on Jan 30th)
• Easter Break: April 9th to April 13th 2020 (both days included)
• General Prayer Day: May 8th 2020
• International Workers' Day: May 1st 2020
• Ascension Day: May, 21st 2020
• Whit Monday: June 1st 2020

Academic Year 2018/2019

  • Autumn semester 2018 (including exams): September 3rd 2018 to January 31st 2019. Exams for courses taught in English will, however, be completed just before Christmas, i.e. exchange students are able to go home just before Christmas.
  • Spring semester 2019 (including exams): February 4th 2019 to June 21st 2019. Exams are held from mid-May until and including 21st June 2019.

Public holidays in the study year 2018/2019

  • Autumn holiday: Monday October 15th to Friday October 19st 2018 (week 42).
    [Be aware that exams are held in week 43 for 7.5 law courses in block 1]
  • Christmas break: December 22th 2018 to February 4th 2019 (intro from Jan 28th)
  • Easter Break: April 18th to 22nd 2019 (both days included).
  • International Workers' Day: May 1st 2019
  • General Prayer Day: May 17th 2019 
  • Ascension Day: May 30th 2019
  • Constitution Day: June 5th 2019
  • Whit Monday: June 10th 2019

Are you already a student at the Faculty of Law, please refer to the academic calender at KUnet.