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Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar

Below you will find the academic year calendar for 2017-2018 and 2016-2017. Please note that orientation activities are not mentioned on this calendar. No rights can be claimed from the information in this calendar.

On the year calendar you will find several blocks, consisting of regular teaching weeks and non-regular teaching weeks:

  • Non-teaching Days: no classes, tests and resits scheduled.
    Group or individual arrangements can be made if so agreed upon by both the student and the teacher, e.g. handing in an assignment, doing a resit or receiving feedback.
  • Reflection weekno classes and tests scheduled.
    Students and teachers are available for resits, reflection, feedback, tutoraat and information events.
  • Christmas break: no classes, tests and resits.
    Students do not have to be available for teaching or study activities.
  • Summer break: no classes, tests and resits scheduled.
    Group or individual arrangements can be made if so agreed upon by both the student and the teacher, e.g. handing in an assignment, doing a resit or receiving feedback.

Courses/educational activities offered (in part) by other faculties than the Faculty of Humanities may diverge from this year calendar. Those who want to plan ahead can consult the multiple year overview for the starting dates of the semesters, blocks and the Christmas break.