University Calendar and Key Dates


Committee Schedules

The schedule of Academic Board and its Committees 2020/21 is available here



Term Dates

The University's term dates for 2020/21 are:

Autumn Term 

Monday 21 September 2020 – Term begins with enrolment/induction

Monday 28 September 2020 - Teaching begins

Friday 11 December 2020 – Term ends

Spring Term

Monday 3 January 2021 – Term begins

Friday 26 March 2021 – Term ends

Summer Term

Monday 19 April 2021 – Term begins

Friday 4 June 2021 – Term ends

A list of future academic years up to 2023 is available here.


Key Dates

A schedule for key university activities and deadlines for 2019/20 is available here.


University Closure Dates 2020/21

The University will be closed on the following dates:

24 December 2020 - 01 January 2021 (Christmas Closure)
2 April 2021 (Good Friday)
5 April 2021 (Easter Monday)
03 May 2021 (Early May Bank Holiday)
31 May 2021 (Summer Bank Holiday)
30 August 2021 (Summer Bank Holiday)