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:
    31 August (week 36) 2015 – 29 January 2016 (week 4)
  • Second semester:
    1 February 2015 (week 5) – 24 June 2015 (week 25)

Collective days off

In 2016, the day after Liberation Day and Ascension Day (Friday, 6 May) is collective day off and the University will be off.

Published by  University of Amsterdam

Academic Affairs

21 September 2015