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University calendar dates

Undergraduate students


2013/14

2014/15

Student year starts** 14 September 2013* 13 September 2014*
Enrolment and orientation 16-20 September 2013 15-19 September 2014
Semester One teaching 23 September-13 December 2013 22 September-12 December 2014
Semester Two teaching 13 January-4 April 2014 12 January-2 April 2015
Exam period 30 April-23 May 2014 29 April-22 May 2015
Student year ends
21 June 2014 20 June 2015
Referral and deferral assessments and exams 4-11 July 2014 3-10 July 2015

* The student year start and end dates are linked to Halls of Residence tenancy contracts. Formal teaching will normally take place on weekdays.

**If you begin your course in Semester Two of 2013/14, enrolment and orientation will take place 6-10 January 2014, if you begin your course in Semester Two of 2014/15, enrolment and orientation will take place 5-9 January 2015.

Postgraduate Students


2013/14

2014/15

Student year starts** 12 September 2013 11 September 2014
Enrolment 12-13 September 2013 11-12 September 2014
Enrolment and orientation 16-20 September 2013 15-19 September 2014
Semester One teaching 23 September-13 December 2013 22 September-12 December 2014
Semester Two teaching 13 January-4 April 2014 12 January-2 April 2015
Exam period 30 April-23 May 2014 29 April-22 May 2015
Postgraduate project deadline 11 September 2014 10 September 2015
Student year ends 13 September 2014 12 September 2015
Referral and deferral assessments and exams 4-11 July 2014 6-10 July 2015

* The student year start and end dates are linked to Halls of Residence tenancy contracts. Formal teaching will normally take place on weekdays.

** If you begin your course in Semester Two of 2013/14, enrolment and orientation will take place 6-10 January 2014. If you begin your course in Semester Two of 2014/15 enrolment and orientation will take place 5-9 January 2015.

Enrolment for our Legal Practice Course and Graduate Diploma in Law will be on 28 August 2014. Teaching starts on 1 September 2014 for the Legal Practice Course and 8 September 2014 for the Graduate Diploma in Law

Open days and information evenings

Upcoming undergraduate open days

Date Title Location
11 October 2014 Undergraduate open day Cavendish, Harrow, Little Titchfield Street, Marylebone, Regent
5 November 2014 Undergraduate open day Cavendish, Harrow, Little Titchfield Street, Marylebone, Regent

Upcoming postgraduate information evenings

Date Title Location
12 November 2014 Postgraduate information evening Cavendish, Harrow, Little Titchfield Street, Marylebone, Regent

Presentation ceremonies 2013

Day Date Time/School (all presentations take place at Royal Festival Hall)
Tuesday 12 November 2013 10am / Westminster Business School
Tuesday 12 November 2013 12.30pm / Westminster Business School
Tuesday 12 November 2013 3pm / Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment
Tuesday 26 November 2013 10am / Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
Tuesday 26 November 2013 12:30pm / Faculty of Media, Arts and Design
Tuesday 26 November 2013 3pm / Faculty of Science and Technology

An average of two weeks per semester will be devoted to Guided Independent Study (GIS), but its timing and the way it is delivered are left to local discretion and are subject to approval by the Academic Head of Department. You will be advised by your course leader of how and when GIS will take place.