Academic Calendar for Study Abroad, International Exchange and Erasmus

Please note that while teaching and assessment is organised over two semesters, our holidays are organised over three terms. The important dates for your study abroad period at Exeter are the semester dates.

Semester 1: students are expected to stay until the end of the semester, Friday 8 January 2016. Note also that a small number of exams will take place on Saturday 09 January 2016. 

Full Year and Semester 2: students are expected to stay until the end of the semester, Friday10 June 2016. Alternative assessments/exams are not an option.

Semester dates 2015-16
Freshers' Week 14 - 18 September 2015
Semester 1 21 September 2015 - 08 January 2016
Semester 2 11 January 2016 - 10 June 2016*
Semester dates 2016-17
Freshers' Week 12-16 September 2016
Semester 1 19 September 2016 - 06 January 2017

*Any student taking Drama modules in Semester 2 MUST arrive at Exeter in time to begin classes on Monday 4th January 2016, as teaching begins one week earlier.  This is non-negotiable.