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Structure of the academic year

The structure of the 2016/2017 academic year

1st semester: 

  • October 3, 2016 - February 19, 2016
  • Winter holiday: December 24, 2015 - January 8, 2016
  • Exam session: January 23, 2016 - February 12, 2016
  • Inter-semestrial holiday: February 13, 2016 - February 19, 2016 

2nd semester:

  • February 20, 2017 - July 12, 2017
  • Spring holiday: April 10, 2017 - April 18, 2017
  • Exam session: June 6, 2017 - June 26, 2017
  • Re-examination session: July 3, 2017 - July 12, 2017
  • Summer holiday: July 13, 2017 - October 1, 2017

 

University-observed holidays:

  • Saint Andrew's Day - November 30, 2016
  • National Day - December 1, 2016
  • International Labor Day - May 1, 2017
  • Pentecost - June 5, 2016

 

Admission calendar

The entrance examination takes places in the second half of July every year for all the three cycles of studies (Bachelor studies, Master studies, Doctoral studies).

 

Graduation exams

  • 1st cycle - the graduation exam takes place at the beginning of July every year. For the academic year 2016/2017, students take the exam to obtain their Bachelor's degree between July 13-17, 2017.
  • 2nd cycle - the graduation exam (defending a Master's thesis) takes place in June, every year. For the academic year 2016/2017, the exam is scheduled to take place between June 20-25, 2017.