Academic calendar

Academic Year 2021/2022

  • Autumn semester 2021: An Orientation Day is held in early September. The autumn semester runs from September 6th 2021 to January 28th 2022 (including exams). Generally, exams for courses taught in English are completed just before Christmas, but a few courses have exams in January; For further details, see examination periods in the course descriptions. 

  • Spring semester 2022: An Orientation Day is held in early February. The spring semester runs from February 7th 2022 to June 24th 2022 (including exams). Generally, exams are scheduled from mid-May until and including June 24th 2022.

Public holidays in study year 2021/2022

• Autumn holiday: Monday October 18th to Friday October 22nd 2021 (week 42)
  [Be aware that exams are held in week 43 for 7.5 law courses in block 1]
• Christmas break: December 24th 2021 to 2 January 2022. 
• Easter Break: April 14th to April 18th 2022 (both days included)
• General Prayer Day: May 13th 2022
• Ascension Day: May, 26th 2022
• Whit Monday: June 6th 2022
• Constitution Day: June 5th 2022

Academic Year 2022/2023 to be updated

  • Autumn semester 2020: An Orientation Day is held on Friday 28 August. The autumn semester runs from August 31st 2020 to January 29th 2021 (including exams). Generally, exams for courses taught in English are completed just before Christmas, but a few courses have exams in January. For further details, see examination periods in the course descriptions. 

  • Spring semester 2021: The spring semester runs from February 8th 2021 to June 25th 2021 (including exams). Generally, exams are scheduled from mid-May until and including June 25th 2021.

An orientation Day will be held in the week prior to the start of both semesters.

Public holidays in the study year 2020/2021

  • Autumn holiday: Monday October 12th to Friday October 16th 2020 (week 42).
    [Be aware that exams are held in week 43 for 7.5 law courses in block 1]
  • Christmas break: December 24th 2020 to 2nd January 2021
  • Easter Break: March 29th to April 5th 2021 (both days included).
  • General Prayer Day: April 30th 2021 
  • Ascension Day: May 13th 2021
  • Whit Monday: May 24th 2021
  • Constitution Day: June 5th 2021

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