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Dates of Term

The dates for reckoning Full Term 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18 have been fixed, and the dates for reckoning Full Term 2018-22 have been fixed provisionally. The dates and provisional dates for Full Term 2015-22 are set out below:

Dates of Full Term 2015-22

Fixed dates

YearTermFromTo
2015-16Michaelmas 2015Sunday, 11 OctoberSaturday, 5 December
Hilary 2016Sunday, 17 JanuarySaturday, 12 March
Trinity 2016Sunday, 24 AprilSaturday, 18 June
2016-17Michaelmas 2016Sunday, 9 OctoberSaturday, 3 December
Hilary 2017Sunday, 15 JanuarySaturday, 11 March
Trinity 2017Sunday, 23 AprilSaturday, 17 June
2017-18Michaelmas 2017Sunday, 8 OctoberSaturday, 2 December
Hilary 2018Sunday, 14 JanuarySaturday, 10 March
Trinity 2018Sunday, 22 AprilSaturday, 16 June

Provisional dates

YearTermFromTo
2018-19Michaelmas 2018Sunday, 7 OctoberSaturday, 1 December
Hilary 2019Sunday, 13 JanuarySaturday, 9 March
Trinity 2019Sunday, 28 AprilSaturday, 22 June
2019-20Michaelmas 2019Sunday, 13 OctoberSaturday, 7 December
Hilary 2020Sunday, 19 JanuarySaturday, 14 March
Trinity 2020Sunday, 26 AprilSaturday, 20 June
2020-21Michaelmas 2020Sunday, 11 OctoberSaturday, 5 December
Hilary 2021Sunday, 17 JanuarySaturday, 13 March
Trinity 2021Sunday, 25 AprilSaturday, 19 June
2021-22Michaelmas 2021Sunday, 10 OctoberSaturday, 4 December
Hilary 2022Sunday, 16 JanuarySaturday, 12 March
Trinity 2022Sunday, 24 AprilSaturday, 18 June

Dates of Extended Terms 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18

The dates of extended terms for 2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18 for Part II candidates in Chemistry, and in Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, for Part I candidates in Materials, Economics, and Management, and Part II candidates in Materials Science, for the Clinical course for the Second Bm, the Postgraduate Certificate in Education, and for MBA candidates are set out below:

Honour School of Chemistry: Part II candidates in Chemistry

 TermFrom:To:
2015-16Michaelmas 2015Thursday, 24 SeptemberTuesday, 22 December
Hilary 2016Tuesday, 5 JanuaryWednesday, 23 March
Trinity 2016Monday, 4 AprilSaturday, 9 July
2016-17Michaelmas 2016Thursday, 22 SeptemberTuesday, 20 December
Hilary 2017Monday, 3 JanuaryThursday, 12 April
Trinity 2017Monday, 24 AprilSaturday, 8 July
2017-18Michaelmas 2017Thursday, 21 SeptemberTuesday, 19 December
Hilary 2018Tuesday, 2 JanuaryWednesday, 28 March
Trinity 2018Monday, 9 AprilSaturday, 7 July

Part I candidates in Materials, Economics and Management

 TermFrom:To:
2015-16Trinity 2016Sunday, 24 AprilSaturday, 25 June
2016-17Trinity 2017Monday, 24 AprilSaturday, 24 June
2017-18Trinity 2018Monday, 23 AprilSaturday, 23 June

Part II candidates in Materials Science

4th-year M.Eng. students in Materials Science

 TermFrom:To:
2015-16Michaelmas 2015Friday, 11 SeptemberSaturday, 12 December
Hilary 2016Friday, 8 JanuarySaturday, 19 March
Trinity 2016Friday, 1 AprilSaturday, 2 July
2016-17Michaelmas 2016Friday, 9 SeptemberSaturday, 10 December
Hilary 2017Friday, 6 JanuarySaturday, 8 April
Trinity 2017Friday, 21 AprilSaturday, 1 July
2017-18Michaelmas 2017Friday, 8 SeptemberSaturday, 9 December
Hilary 2018Friday, 5 JanuarySaturday, 24 March
Trinity 2018Friday, 6 AprilSaturday, 30 June

Part II candidates in Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry

 TermFrom:To:
2015-16Michaelmas 2015Friday, 18 SeptemberSaturday, 12 December
2016-17Michaelmas 2016Friday, 16 SeptemberSaturday, 10 December
2017-18Michaelmas 2017Friday, 15 SeptemberSaturday, 9 December

Clinical course for the Second BM

(i) First year

 TermFrom:To:
2015-16Michaelmas 2015Tuesday, 1 SeptemberFriday, 18 December
Hilary 2016Monday, 4 JanuaryThursday, 24 March
Trinity 2016Tuesday, 29 MarchFriday, 17 June
2016-17Michaelmas 2016Monday, 5 SeptemberFriday, 23 December
Hilary 2017Tuesday, 3 JanuaryThursday, 13 April
Trinity 2017Tuesday, 18 AprilFriday, 16 June

(ii) Second year

 TermFrom:To:
2015-16Michaelmas 2015Monday, 6 JulyFriday, 18 December
Hilary 2016Monday, 4 JanuaryThursday, 24 March
Trinity 2016Tuesday, 29 MarchFriday, 17 June
2016-17Michaelmas 2016Monday, 11 JulyFriday, 23 December
Hilary 2017Tuesday, 3 JanuaryThursday, 13 April
Trinity 2017Tuesday, 18 AprilFriday, 16 June

(iii) Third year

 TermFrom:To:
2015-16Michaelmas 2015Tuesday, 29 JuneFriday, 4 September
 Monday, 28 SeptemberFriday, 18 December
OR  
 Tuesday, 29 JuneFriday, 18 September
 Monday, 12 OctoberFriday, 18 December
Hilary 2016Monday, 4 JanuaryThursday, 24 March
Trinity 2016Tuesday, 29 MarchFriday, 1 July
2016-17Michaelmas 2016Tuesday, 27 JuneFriday, 2 September
 Monday, 26 SeptemberFriday, 16 December
OR  
 Tuesday, 27 JuneFriday, 16 September
 Monday, 10 OctoberFriday, 16 December
Hilary 2017Wednesday, 4 JanuaryThursday, 13 April
Trinity 2017Tuesday, 18 AprilFriday, 30 June

Provisional dates for 2017-18 not yet available.

Postgraduate Certificate in Education

 TermFrom:To:
2015-16Michaelmas 2015Monday, 14 SeptemberFriday, 11 December
Hilary 2016Monday, 4 JanuaryThursday, 24 March
Trinity 2016Monday, 11 AprilFriday, 24 June
2016-17Michaelmas 2016Monday, 12 SeptemberFriday, 9 December
Hilary 2017Monday, 3 JanuaryFriday, 7 April
Trinity 2017Monday, 24 AprilFriday, 30 June

Provisional dates for 2017-18 not yet available.

MBA candidates

 TermFrom:To:
2015-16*Michaelmas 2015Monday, 21 SeptemberFriday, 18 December
Hilary 2016Monday, 11 JanuaryFriday, 8 April
Trinity 2016Monday, 25 AprilFriday, 1 July
Long vacation term 2016Monday, 4 JulyFriday, 2 September
September SessionMonday, 5 SeptemberSaturday, 10 September
2016-17*Michaelmas 2016Monday, 19 SeptemberFriday, 16 December
Hilary 2017Monday, 9 JanuaryFriday, 7 April
Trinity 2017Monday, 24 AprilFriday, 30 June
Summer OptionsMonday, 3 JulyFriday, 1 September
September SessionMonday, 4 SeptemberSaturday, 9 September

* The dates are provisional and subject to minor changes. Please contact the departmental administrator for further information.

Provisional dates for 2017-18 not yet available.

Master in Public Policy (MPP) Candidates

 TermFrom:To:*
2015-16Michaelmas 2015Thursday, 24 SeptemberFriday, 18 December
Hilary 2016Monday, 11 JanuaryFriday, 18 March
Trinity 2016Monday, 18 AprilFriday, 17 June
Summer Project 2016**Saturday, 18 JuneThursday, 1 September
2016-17Michaelmas 2016Thursday, 22 SeptemberFriday, 16 December
Hilary 2017Monday, 9 JanuaryFriday, 17 March
Trinity 2017Monday, 17 AprilFriday, 16 June
Summer Project 2017**Saturday, 17 JuneFriday, 1 September

* Some summative assessments may be due after these dates – please check the MPP handbook for details.

** 6-8 weeks between these dates.

Provisional dates for 2017-18 not yet available.

Dates of Term 2015–18

The dates for reckoning Term 2015–18 have been fixed, and the dates for reckoning Term 2018–22 have been fixed provisionally. The dates and provisional dates for Term 2014–21 are set out below:

Please note, the University makes a distinction between dates of term (below) and dates of full term (published above). For further details, please see the Regulations on the number and length of terms.

 

YEARTERMFROMTO
2015-16Michaelmas 2015Thursday, 1 OctoberThursday, 17 December
Hilary 2016Thursday, 7 JanuarySaturday, 19 March
Trinity 2016Wednesday, 20 AprilWednesday, 6 July
2016-17Michaelmas 2016Saturday, 1 OctoberSaturday, 17 December
Hilary 2017Saturday, 7 JanuarySaturday, 25 March
Trinity 2017Thursday, 20 AprilThursday, 6 July
2017-18Michaelmas 2017Sunday, 1 OctoberSunday, 17 December
Hilary 2018Sunday, 7 JanuarySaturday, 24 March
Trinity 2018Friday, 20 AprilFriday, 6 July

Provisional dates 2018-22














YEARTERMFROMTO
2018-19Michaelmas 2018Wednesday, 1 OctoberWednesday, 17 December
Hilary 2019Wednesday, 7 JanuarySaturday, 13 April
Trinity 2019Wednesday, 24 AprilFriday, 6 July
2019-20Michaelmas 2019Tuesday, 1 OctoberTuesday, 17 December
Hilary 2020Tuesday, 7 JanuaryWednesday, 25 March
Trinity 2020Wednesday, 20 AprilMonday, 6 July
2020-21Michaelmas 2020Thursday, 1 OctoberThursday, 17 December
Hilary 2021Thursday, 7 JanuaryThursday, 25 March
Trinity 2021Tuesday, 20 AprilTuesday, 6 July
2021-22Michaelmas 2021Friday, 1 OctoberFriday, 17 December
Hilary 2022Friday, 7 JanuaryFriday, 25 March
Trinity 2022Wednesday, 20 AprilWednesday, 6 July

Dates of Encaenia

  • Wednesday 22 June 2016
  • Wednesday 21 June 2017

Provisional Dates

  • Wednesday 20 June 2018
  • Wednesday 26 June 2019
  • Wednesday 24 June 2020
  • Wednesday 23 June 2021
  • Wednesday 22 June 2022