Structure of the academic year

Structure of the academic year

The structure of the 2017/2018 academic year 1st semester:

  • October 2, 2017 - February 11, 2018
  • Winter holiday: December 23, 2017 - January 7, 2018
  • Exam session: January 22, 2018 - February 11, 2018
  • Inter-semestrial holiday: February 12, 2018 - February 18, 2018

2nd semester:

  • February 19, 2018 - July 13, 2018
  • Spring holiday: April 2, 2018 - April 10, 2018
  • Exam session: June 4, 2018 - June 24, 2018
  • Re-examination session: July 2, 2018 - July 13, 2018
  • Summer holiday: July 16, 2018 - September 30, 2018

University-observed holidays:

  • Saint Andrew's Day - November 30, 2017
  • National Day - December 1, 2017
  • Little Union Day - January 24, 2018
  • International Labor Day - May 1, 2018
  • Pentecost - May 28, 2016
  • Children's Day - June 1, 2018

Graduation exams

  • 1st cycle - the graduation exam takes place at the beginning of July every year. For the academic year 2017/2018, students take the exam to obtain their Bachelor's degree between July 12-16, 2018.
  • 2nd cycle - the graduation exam (defending a Master's thesis) takes place in June, every year. For the academic year 2017/2018, the exam is scheduled to take place between June 19-22, 2018.

Admission calendar

  • EU citizens follow the same admission procedures as Romanian candidates; t he 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).
  • Non-EU citizens follow special admission procedures which start in April each year. For details, please contact international@ase.ro.