Our term and trimester dates

Academic Year 2016-17

Undergraduate terms

Term From To
Autumn 26 September 2016 (Year 1)
28 September 2016 (Years 2 and 3)
16 December 2016
Spring 9 January 2017 7 April 2017
Summer 2 May 2017 23 June 2017

Taught postgraduate programmes

Trimester From To
Trimester one 26 September 2016 27 January 2017
Mid-trimester break 28 January 2017 5 February 2017
Trimester two 6 February 2017 9 June 2017
Trimester three 12 June 2017 22 September 2017

Holidays

Holiday Period(s) From To
Winter 17 December 2016 8 January 2017
Spring 8 April 2017 1 May 2017
Public (Bank) Holidays 1 May 2017
29 May 2017
28 August 2017

Academic Year 2017-18

Undergraduate terms

Applicable for:

  • Undergraduate modular scheme
  • Undergraduate Art and Design
Term From To
Autumn 25 September 2017 (Year one)
27 September 2017 (Years two and three)
15 December 2017
Spring 8 January 2018 23 March 2018
Summer 16 April 2018 22 June 2018*

*Year three Art and Design summer term ends 15 June 2018.

Taught postgraduate programmes

Trimester From To
Trimester one 25 September 2017 26 January 2018
Inter-trimester break 27 January 2018 4 February 2018
Trimester two 5 February 2018 8 June 2018
Trimester three 11 June 2018 21 September 2018

PGCE Primary and Early Years, and PGCE Secondary

Term From To
Autumn 4 September 2017 15 December 2017
Spring 2 January 2018 23 March 2018
Summer 16 April 2018 22 June 2018

PGCE Primary and Early Years School Direct

Term From To
Autumn 29 August 2017 15 December 2017
Spring 2 January 2018 23 March 2018
Summer 16 April 2018 22 June 2018

 

Holidays

  From To
Winter 18 December 2017 1 January 2018 (All PGCE)
7 January 2018 (All other courses)
Spring 26 March 2018 8 April 2018

Public (Bank) Holidays)

  • 29 August 2017 (August Bank Holiday)
  • 25 December 2017 (Christmas Day)
  • 26 December 2017 (Boxing Day)
  • 1 January 2018 (New Year's Day)
  • 30 March 2018 (Good Friday)
  • 2 April 2018 (Easter Monday)
  • 7 May 2018 (Early May Bank Holiday)
  • 28 May 2018 (Spring Bank Holiday)

See www.gov.uk/bank-holidays for further information and holiday dates beyond those listed above.

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