Academic calendar

Semesters and collective days off

Semesters

The UvA academic year is divided into two semesters. The 2015-2016 academic year is scheduled as follows:

  • First semester: Monday, 5 September 2016 - Friday, 3 February 2017
  • Second semester: Monday, 6 February 2017- Friday, 30 June 2017

Collective days off

Monday, 26 December - Friday, 6 January Christmas holidays
Friday, 14 April Good Friday
Monday, 17 April Easter 
Thursday, 27 April King's Day
Friday, 5 May Ascension Day
Thursday, 25 May Collective day off
Monday, 5 June Whit Monday

Academic calendars for upcoming years

Published by  University of Amsterdam

Academic Affairs

18 August 2016