Term Dates

What are Term Dates?

The standard term dates shown on this page are those used by Student Finance England in order to work out your student loan entitlement. They are also used for other funding calculations. 

For a more detailed calendar of teaching and assessment weeks please see theAcademic Calendar (2015/2016) (PDF, file size: 106.32KB)  or Academic Calendar (2016/2017) (PDF, file size: 109.38KB)

2015/2016

Standard term dates for full-time and sandwich undergraduate modular and non-modular students.

Level 3 & 4 / Year 0 & 1

Monday registration

Autumn Term14 September 2015 – 18 December 201514 weeks
Spring Term11 January 2016 – 18 March 201610 weeks
Summer Term4 April 2016 – 24 June 2016 (excludes bank holidays)12 weeks
TOTAL36 weeks

Level 5 / Year 2

Wednesday registration

Autumn Term16 September 2015 – 18 December 201513 weeks + 3 days
Spring Term11 January 2016 – 18 March 201610 weeks
Summer Term4 April 2016 – 24 June 2016 (excludes bank holidays)12 weeks
TOTAL35 weeks + 3 days

Level 6 & 7 / Year 3 & 4

Thursday registration

Autumn Term17 September 2015 – 18 December 201513 weeks + 2 days
Spring Term11 January 2016 – 18 March 201610 weeks
Summer Term4 April 2016 – 24 June 2016 (excludes bank holidays)12 weeks
TOTAL35 weeks + 2 days

2016/2017

Standard term dates for full-time and sandwich undergraduate modular and non-modular students.

Level 3 & 4 / Year 0 & 1

Monday registration

Autumn Term12 September 2016 – 16 December 201614 weeks
Spring Term9 January 2017 – 7 April 201713 weeks
Summer Term24 April 2016 – 16 June 2016 (excludes bank holidays)8 weeks
TOTAL35 weeks

Level 5 / Year 2

Wednesday registration

Autumn Term14 September 2016 – 16 December 201613 weeks + 3 days
Spring Term9 January 2017 – 7 April 201713 weeks
Summer Term24 April 2017 – 16 June 2017 (excludes bank holidays)8 weeks
TOTAL34 weeks + 3 days

Level 6 & 7 / Year 3 & 4

Thursday registration

Autumn Term16 September 2016 – 16 December 201613 weeks + 2 days
Spring Term9 January 2017 – 7 April 201713 weeks
Summer Term24 April 2017 – 16 June 2017 (excludes bank holidays)8 weeks
TOTAL35 weeks + 2 days

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar 2015/2016 (XLSX, file size: 20.93KB)

Academic Calendar 2015/2016 (PDF, file size: 106.32KB)

Academic Calendar 2016/2017 (XLSX, file size: 20.42KB)

Academic Calendar 2016/2017 (PDF, file size: 109.38KB)

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