Dates are accurate at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to amend the dates in light of changing circumstances. Please note that some programmes follow non-standard dates, and some programmes are influenced by external calendars, such as school term dates (across multiple authorities) for the scheduling of placements. Applicants and continuing students on these programmes will be made aware if this is the case.

2021/22

Undergraduate and Masters

Semester 1

27 September 2021 – 28 January 2022

Exam week w/c 24 January 2022

Semester 2

31 January 2022 – 27 May 2022

Exam week w/c 23 May 2022

PGCE

Semester 1

6 September 2021 – 28 January 2022

Semester 2

31 January 2022 – 1 July 2022

Holiday Dates

Christmas holiday
20 December 2021 - 7 January 2022

Easter holiday
4 April 2022 - 18 April 2022

2022/23

Undergraduate and standard Masters-level

26 September 2022 -16 December 2022

9 January 2023 - 31 March 2023

17 April 2023 - 26 May 2023

Christmas vacation

17 December 2022 - 8 January 2023

Easter vacation

1 April 2023 - 16 April 2023

PGCE

5 September 2022 - 16 December 2022

3 January 2023 - 31 March 2023

17 April 2023 - 23 June 2023

Christmas vacation

17 December 2022 - 2 January 2023

Easter vacation

1 April 2023 - 16 April 2023

Trimester 1

26 September 2022 - 27 January 2023

Exam week: 23 January 2023 - 27 January 2023

Trimester 2

30 January 2023 - 26 May 2023

Exam week: 22 May 2023 - 26 May 2023

Trimester 3

30 May 2023 - 8 September 2023

2023/24

Undergraduate and standard Masters-level

25 September 2023 -15 December 2023

8 January 2024 - 22 March 2024

8 April 2024 - 24 May 2024

Christmas vacation

16 December 2023 - 7 January 2024

Easter vacation

23 March 2024 - 7 April 2024

PGCE

4 September 2023 - 15 December 2023

2 January 2023 - 22 March 2024

8 April 2024 - 21 June 2024

Christmas vacation

16 December 2023 - 1 January 2024

Easter vacation

23 March 2024 - 7 April 2024

Trimester 1

25 September 2023 - 26 January 2024

Exam week: 22 January 2024 - 26 January 2024

Trimester 2

29 January 2024 - 24 May 2024

Exam week: 20 May 2024 - 24 May 2024

Trimester 3

28 May 2024 - 6 September 2024