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Academic Year Calendar (2020-21)

Week Week beginning Academic Year Calendar 2020-21   Term/Semester
    Undergraduate continuing years / Postgraduate all years Undergraduate new first years  
1 31 Aug


Marking/Results


←Michaelmas Term begins/Semester 1 begins
2 7 Sep
3 14 Sep Appeals    
4 21 Sep Orientation (undergraduate visiting / Erasmus / postgraduate)    
5 28 Sep Teaching and Learning Orientation (undergraduate new first years)

←Michaelmas Teaching Term begins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

←Michaelmas Term ends Sunday 20 December 2020/Semester 1 ends

6 5 Oct Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
7 12 Oct Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
8 19 Oct Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
9 26 Oct Teaching and Learning (Monday, Public Holiday) Teaching and Learning (Monday, Public Holiday)
10 2 Nov Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
11 9 Nov Study/Review Teaching and Learning
12 16 Nov Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
13 23 Nov Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
14 30 Nov Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
15 7 Dec Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
16 14 Dec Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
17 21 Dec

Christmas Period
(College closed 24 December 2020 to 3 January 2021, inclusive)

   
18 28 Dec
19 4 Jan Revision Revision  
20 11 Jan Assessment* Assessment*  
21 18 Jan Assessment*/Foundation Scholarship^ Assessment* ←Hilary Term begins
22 25 Jan Marking/Results Marking/Results  
23 1 Feb Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning

←Hilary Teaching Term begins/Semester 2 begins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

←Hilary Term ends Sunday 25 April 2021

24 8 Feb Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
25 15 Feb Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
26 22 Feb Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
27 1 Mar Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
28 8 Mar Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
29 15 Mar Study/Review (Wednesday, Public Holiday) Study/Review (Wednesday, Public Holiday)
30 22 Mar Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
31 29 Mar Teaching and Learning (Friday, Good Friday) Teaching and Learning (Friday, Good Friday)
32 5 Apr Teaching and Learning (Monday, Easter Monday) Teaching and Learning (Monday, Easter Monday)
33 12 Apr Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
34 19 Apr Teaching and Learning Teaching and Learning
35 26 Apr Trinity Week (Monday, Trinity Monday) Trinity Week (Monday, Trinity Monday)

←Trinity Term begins

36 3 May Revision (Monday, Public Holiday) Revision (Monday, Public Holiday)  
37 10 May Assessment* Assessment*  
38 17 May Assessment* Assessment*  
39 24 May Marking/Results Marking/Results  
40 31 May Marking/Results Marking/Results ←Statutory (Trinity) Term ends Sunday 6 June 2021/Semester 2 ends
41 7 Jun Research (Monday, Public Holiday) Research (Monday, Public Holiday)  
42 14 Jun Research Research
43 21 Jun Research Research
44 28 Jun Research Research
45 5 Jul Research Research
46 12 Jul Research Research
47 19 Jul Research Research
48 26 Jul Research Research
49 2 Aug Research (Monday, Public Holiday) Research (Monday, Public Holiday)
50 9 Aug Research Research
51 16 Aug Research Research
52 23 Aug Research Research

*Note: additional/contingency days may be required outside of the formal assessment/reassessment weeks
^Note: it may be necessary to hold some exams in the preceding week

For details of courses taught/examined outside the formal academic year structure, contact the local School or Course Office

A printable accessible version and previous years can be found on the Academic Year Structure page