University Calender and Key Dates


Committee Schedules

The schedule of University Boards and its Committees 2019/20 is available here.

The schedule of Academic Board and its Committees 2019/20 is available here.


Term Dates

The University's term dates for 2019/20 are:

Autumn Term

Monday 16 September 2019 – Term begins with enrolment/induction

Monday 23 September 2019 - Teaching begins

Friday 13 December 2019 – Term ends

Spring Term

Monday 6 January 2020 – Term begins

Friday 3 April 2020 – Term ends

Summer Term

Monday 27 April 2020 – Term begins

Friday 29 May 2020 – 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 2019/20

The University will be closed on the following dates:

23 December 2019 - 01 January 2020 (Christmas Closure)
10 April 2020 (Good Friday)
13 April 2020 (Easter Monday)
08 May 2020 (May Day - VE Day)
25 May 2020 (Spring Bank Holiday)
31 August 2020 (Summer Bank Holiday)