Postgraduate Semester Programme Dates

Postgraduate Semester Programme Dates 2017–18

You can choose to join the Postgraduate Study Abroad Programme in Semester 1 (Fall) or Semester 2 (Spring) and you can choose to combine your semester of study with and you can choose to combine study with an optional internship.

The dates of the Postgraduate Semester Study Abroad Programme follow those of the University’s academic year. If you are interested in joining us for a summer school full details are on our summer school section.

Semester 2 – Spring 2018

Saturday 13 January (from 2pm)

University accommodation check-in

Monday 15 to Friday 19 January

Orientation / Registration Week

Monday 22 January

Classes begin

Friday 13 April

Classes end

Monday 16 to Friday 27 April

Spring vacation

Monday 30 April to Friday 18 May

Semester 2 Exam Period

Monday 21 May

Final coursework deadline for modules without exams

Friday 25 May

Semester 2 ends

Saturday 26 May (by 10.00 am)

Final University accommodation check-out for Full Year and Semester 2 students

Thursday 14 June

Transcripts will be released from this date

Semester 1 – Fall 2018

Saturday 15 September (from 2pm)

University accommodation check-in

Monday 17 September

Study Abroad Orientation with Education Abroad Team

Tuesday 18 to Friday 21 September

Study Abroad Registration appointment and finalisation of module choices

Wednesday 19 or Thursday 20 September

Welcome party*

Monday 24 September

Classes begin

Friday 14 December

Classes end

Thursday 13 December

Study Abroad Gala Farewell Celebration

Monday 17 December to Friday 4 January

Winter vacation

Monday 7 to Friday 18 January

Semester 1 Exam Period** (full year students only)

Saturday 12 January (by 10am)

Final University accommodation check-out for Semester 1 students

Monday 25 February (TBC)

Transcripts will be released from this date

*Please note: Students will be invited to attend a welcome party on either the Wednesday or Thursday of orientation week. We will advise students which date they have been allocated to during the orientation.

** Please note: Students studying in Semester 1 only will be set alternative assessment for any modules with formal examinations normally sat after the winter vacation. This means it may be possible to complete all assessment before the start of the winter vacation. Students will be able to leave from the end of teaching (Friday 14 December). Semester 1 contract dates for housing end at the official end date of the semester and any student selecting the option to live in University accommodation does so on the express understanding that they are liable for the full contracted period.

Please note: Some coursework deadlines may be set in the first half of January. Students with deadlines after the winter vacation but who have to leave London before these deadlines should endeavour to complete all assessment before they leave.

Semester 2 – Spring 2019

Saturday 12 January (from 2pm)

University accommodation check-in

Monday 14 to Friday 18 January

Orientation / Registration Week

Monday 14 January

Study Abroad Orientation with Education Abroad Team

Tuesday 15 – Friday 18 January

Study Abroad Registration appointment and finalisation of module choices

Wednesday 16 or Thursday 17 January

Welcome party*

Monday 21 January

Classes begin

Friday 12 April

Classes end

Thursday 11 April

Study Abroad Gala Farewell Celebration

Monday 15 to Friday 26 April

Spring vacation

Monday 29 April to Friday 17 May

Semester 2 Exam Period

Monday 20 May

Final coursework deadline for modules without exams

Friday 24 May

Semester 2 ends

Saturday 25 May (by 10am)

Final University accommodation check-out for Full Year and Semester 2 students

Friday 14 June

Transcripts will be released from this date

*Please note: Students will be invited to attend a welcome party on either the Wednesday or Thursday of orientation week. We will advise students which date they have been allocated to during the orientation.

Make an application

Apply for the Postgraduate Study Abroad Programme.