Lecture periods

The summer semester lasts 14 weeks and the winter semester 15 weeks. During the summer semester, there are no lectures on public holidays which includes Whitsun Tuesday. During the winter semester, there are no lectures over the Christmas break from 24 December to 6 January.

SemesterFirst lecture dayLast lecture day
Winter semester 2020/2112 October 20205 February 2021
Summer semester 202112 April 202116 July 2021
Winter semester 2021/2218 October 202111 February 2022
Summer semester 202225 April 202229 July 2022
Winter semester 2022/2317 October 202210 February 2023

During the so-called "semester break" there are no courses or lectures held at the University.

Exam period: Please note, however, that in the first two weeks after the break starts, you may be required to participate in examinations.

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