Important dates of the academic year

This page provides information on the organisation of the academic year in the winter semester and the summer semester. You will find information on lecture times, i.e. on start and end date of the teaching period, as well as information about the start and the end of the core exam time, lecture-free periods and public holidays.  

Summer semester 2020

01.04.2020 until 30.09.2020

Courses and lectures:

Monday, 06.04.2020 until Friday, 29.05.2020 and Monday, 08.06.2020 until Saturday, 18.07.2020

Lecture-free periods and bank holidays:

  • Easter: Friday, 10.04.2020 until Monday, 13.04.2020
  • 1st May: Friday, 01.05.2020
  • Dies academicus: Wednesday, 13.05.2020
  • Ascension Day: Thursday, 21.05.2020
  • Pentecost: Saturday, 30.05.2020 until Sunday, 07.06.2020
  • Lecture-free period: Monday, 20.07.2020 until Saturday, 30.09.2020
  • Main exam period: Monday, 20.07.2020 until Saturday, 15.08.2020
Winter semester 2019/2020

01.10.2019 until 31.03.2020

Courses and lectures:

Monday, 14.10.2019 until Saturday, 21.12.2019 and Monday, 06.01.2020 until Saturday, 08.02.2020

Lecture-free periods and bank holidays:

  • Reformation Day: Thursday, 31.10.2019
  • Day of Prayer and Repentance: Wednesday, 20.11.2019
  • Turn of the year: Sunday, 22.12.2019 until Sunday, 05.01.2020
  • Lecture-free period: Monday, 10.02.2020 until Tuesday, 31.03.2020
  • Main exam period: Monday, 10.02.2020 until Saturday, 07.03.2020
Summer semester 2019

01.04.2019 until 30.09.2019

Courses and lectures:

Monday, 01.04.2019 until Friday, 07.06.2019 and Monday, 17.06.2019 an Saturday, 13.07.2019

Lecture free periods an bank holidays:

  • Easter: Friday, 19.04.2019 until Monday, 22.04.2019
  • 1st May: Wednesday, 01.05.2019
  • Dies academicus: Wednesday, 22.05.2019
  • Ascension Day:  Thursday, 30.05.2019
  • Pentecost: Saturday, 08.06.2019 until Sunday, 16.06.2019
  • Lecture-free period: Monday, 15.07.2019 until Monday, 30.09.2019
  • Main exam period: Monday, 15.07.2019 until Saturday, 10.08.2019
Winter semester 2018/2019

01.10.2018 until 31.03.2019

Courses and lectures:

Monday, 08.10.2018 until Friday, 21.12.2018 and Monday, 07.01.2019 until Saturday, 02.02.2019

Lecture-free periods and bank holidays:

  • Reformation Day: Wednesday, 31.10.2018
  • Day of Prayer and Repentance: Wednesday, 21.11.2018
  • Turn of the year: Saturday, 22.12.2018 until Sunday, 06.01.2019
  • Lecture-free period: Monday, 04.02.2019 until Sunday, 31.03.2019
  • Main exam period: Monday, 04.02.2019 until Saturday, 02.03.2019
Summer semester 2018

01.04.2018 until 30.09.2018

Courses and lectures:

Monday, 09.04.2018 until Friday, 18.05.2018 and Monday, 28.05.2018 until Saturday, 21.07.2018

Lecture-free periods and bank holidays:

  • Easter: Friday, 30.03.2018 until Monday 02.04.2018
  • 1st May: Tuesday, 01.05.2018
  • Ascension Day: Thursday, 10.05.2018
  • Pentecost: Saturday, 19.05.2018 until Sunday, 27.05.2018
  • Dies academicus: Wednesday, 06.06.2018
  • Lecture-free period: Monday, 23.07.2018 until Sunday, 30.09.2018
  • Main exam period: Monday, 23.07.2018 until Saturday, 18.08.2018
Winter semester 2017/2018

01.10.2017 until 31.03.2018

Courses and lectures:

Monday, 09.10.2017 until Wednesday, 20.12.2017 and Thursday, 04.01.2018 until Saturday, 03.02.2018

Lecture-free periods and bank holidays:

  • Reformation Day: Tuesday, 31.10.2017
  • Day of Prayer and Repentance: Wednesday, 22.11.2017
  • Turn of the year: Thursday, 21.12.2107 until Wednesday, 03.01.2018
  • Eastern: Friday, 30.03.2018 until Monday, 02.04.2018
  • Lecture-free period: Monday, 05.02.2018 until Thursday, 29.03.2018
  • Main exam period: Monday, 05.02.2018 until Saturday, 03.03.2018
Summer semester 2017

01.04.2017 until 30.09.2017

Courses and lectures:

Monday, 03.04.2017 until Friday, 02.06.2017 and Monday, 12.06.2017 until Saturday, 15.07.2017

Lecture-free periods and bank holidays:

  • Easter: Friday, 14.04.2017 until Monday, 17.04.2017
  • Uni-Day: Saturday, 20.05.2017
  • 1st May: Monday, 01.05.2017
  • Dies academicus: Wednesday, 17.05.2017
  • Ascension Day: Thursday, 25.05.2017
  • Pentecost: Saturday, 03.06.2017 until Sunday, 11.06.2017
  • Lecture-free period: Monday, 17.07.2017 until Saturday, 30.09.2017
  • Main exam period: Monday, 17.07.2017 until Saturday, 12.08.2017
Winter semester 2016/2017

01.10.2016 until 31.03.2017

Courses and lectures:

Monday, 11.10.2016 until Wednesday, 21.12.2016 and Wednesday, 04.01.2017 until Saturday, 04.02.2017

  • UNI LIVE - "try out day": Thursday, 12.01.2017

Lecture-free periods and bank holidays:

  • Reformation Day: Monday, 31.10.2016
  • Day of Prayer and Repentance: Wednesday, 16.11.2016
  • Turn of the year: Thursday, 22.12.2016 until Tuesday, 03.01.2016
  • Lecture-free period: Monday, 06.02.2017 until Friday, 31.03.2017
  • Main exam period: Monday, 06.02.2017 until Saturday, 04.03.2017
Summer semester 2016

01.04.2016 until 30.09.2016

Courses and lectures:

Monday, 04.04.2016 until Friday, 13.05.2016 and Monday, 23.05.2016 an Saturday, 16.07.2016

Lecture free periods an bank holidays:

  • 1st May: Sunday, 01.05.2016
  • Ascension Day:  Thursday, 05.05.2016
  • Pentecost: Saturday, 14.05.2016 until Sunday, 22.05.2016
  • Uni-Day: Saturday, 28.05.2016
  • Dies academicus: Wednesday, 01.06.2016
  • Lecture-free period: Monday, 18.07.2016 until Friday, 30.09.2016
  • Main exam period: Monday, 18.07.2016 until Saturday, 13.08.2016
Winter semester 2015/2016

01.10.2015 until 31.03.2016

Courses and lectures:

Monday, 12.10.2015 until Saturday, 19.12.2015 and Monday, 04.01.2016 until Saturday, 06.02.2016

  • UNI LIVE - "try out day": Thursday, 14.01.2016

Lecture-free periods and bank holidays:

  • Reformation Day: Saturday, 31.10.2015
  • Day of Prayer an Repentance: Wednesday, 18.11.2015
  • Turn of the year: Monday, 21.12.2015 until Sunday, 03.01.2016
  • Eastern: Friday, 25.03.2016 until Monday, 28.03.2016
  • Lecture-free period: Monday, 08.02.2016 until Thursday, 31.03.2016
  • Main exam period: Monday, 08.02.2016 until Saturday, 05.03.2016

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