Dates you Need to Know

What are the Dates you Need to Know?

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 the
Academic Calendar 2018/2019 (PDF, file size: 81.67KB)


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

All levels: Monday Registration


Autumn Term



Monday 17th September 2018 - Friday 14th December 2018



13 weeks


Spring Term



Monday 7th January 2019 - Friday 12th April 2019



14 weeks


Summer Term


Monday 29th April 2019 - Friday 14th June 2019



 7 weeks





34 weeks



These are the dates for standard September start courses – see the links below for more detail.

Autumn TermMonday 16 September 2019 – Friday 13 December 201913 weeks
Spring Term Monday 6 January 2020 - Friday 3 April 202013 weeks 
Summer Term Monday 20 April 2020 - Friday 12 June 20208 weeks 
Total34 weeks


You can download more detailed calendars below. These are pdf format and also in word for you to personalise before printing.


September start; 2 semester courses, UndergraduateSeptember start; 3 semester courses, Undergraduate September start; 3 semester courses, Postgraduate
 2 semester pdf      2 semester word version 3 semester ug pdf      3 semester ug word version 3 semester PG pdf, 3 semester PG word version