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 seethe Academic Calendar (2016/2017) (PDF, file size: 109.38KB)  or Academic Calendar 2017/2018 (PDF, file size: 41.81KB)

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 2017 – 16 June 2017 (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

2017/2018

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

Level 3 & 4 / Year 0 & 1

Monday registration

 

Autumn Term

 

 

18 September 2017 – 15 December 2017

 

13 weeks

 

Spring Term

 

 

8 January 2018 – 23 March 2018

 

11 weeks

 

Summer Term

 

 

9 April 2018 – 15 June 2018

 

10 weeks

 

Total

 

 

34 weeks

 

Level 5 / Year 2

Wednesday registration

 

Autumn Term

 

18 September 2017 – 15 December 2017

 

12 weeks + 3 days

 

 

Spring Term

 

8 January 2018 – 23 March 2018

 

 

11 weeks

 

Summer Term

 

9 April 2018 – 15 June 2018

 

 

10 weeks

 

Total

 

33 weeks + 3 days

 

 

Level 6 & 7

Thursday registration

 

Autumn Term

 

 

18 September 2017 – 15 December 2017

 

12 weeks + 2 days

 

Spring Term

 

 

8 January 2018 – 23 March 2018

 

11 weeks

 

Summer Term

 

 

9 April 2018 – 15 June 2018

 

10 weeks

 

Total

 

 

33 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)

Academic Calendar 2017/2018 (XLSX, file size: 14.47KB)

Academic Calendar 2017/2018 (PDF, file size: 104.85KB)

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