Structure of the academic year

Structure of the academic year

The structure of the 2021/2022 academic year

1st semester:

  • September 27, 2021 - February 13, 2022
  • Winter holiday: December 20, 2021 - January 9, 2022
  • Exam session: January 24, 2022 - February 13, 2022
  • Inter-semestrial holiday: February 14, 2022 - February 20, 2022

2nd semester:

  • February 21, 2022 - July 10, 2022
  • Spring holiday: April 18, 2022 - April 26, 2022
  • Exam session: June 6, 2022 - June 26, 2022
  • Re-examination session: July 4, 2022 - July 10, 2022
  • Summer holiday: July 11, 2022 - September, 2022

University-observed holidays:

  • Saint Andrew's Day - November 30, 2021
  • National Day - December 1, 2021
  • Little Union Day - January 24, 2022
  • Good Friday - April 22, 2022
  • Second and Third Days of Easter - April 25-26, 2022
  • International Labor Day - May 1, 2022
  • International Children's Day - June 1, 2022
  • Pentecost - June 13, 2022

Graduation exams

  • Bachelor's studies - the graduation exam takes place at the beginning of July every year. For the academic year 2021/2022, students take the exam to obtain their Bachelor's degree between July 18-20, 2022.

  • Master's studies - the graduation exam (defending a Master's thesis) takes place in June-July, every year. For the academic year 2021/2022, the exam is scheduled to take place between July 6-8, 2022.

Admission calendar

  • EU citizens follow the same admission procedures as Romanian candidates; the entrance examination takes places in the second half of July every year for all the three cycles of studies (Bachelor's studies, Master's studies, Doctoral studies)
  • Non-EU citizens follow special admission procedures which start in April each year. For details, please contact international@ase.ro.