Dates of Term

Dates of Term should be read in conjunction with the University’s residency requirements for full-time students as set out in section 3.1 of Student Rules and Regulations. A copy of the regulations can be found here

Formal, timetabled classes will not take place during vacation periods, but fieldwork, work experience placements and other activities may do

Dates of Term

Session 2014/2015

 EventDate

Michaelmas Term (1)

Monday 22/09/2014 – Saturday 13/12/2014

Welcome/Induction/Registration

Monday 22/09/2014 – Friday 26/09/2014

Semester 1 Teaching

Monday 29/09/2014 – Saturday 13/12/2014

Christmas Vacation

Monday 15/12/2014 – Saturday 03/01/2015

Vacation period for full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students, and for students on the International Foundation Programme.

Lent Term (2)

Monday 05/01/2015 – Saturday 21/03/2015

Semester 1  Examinations

Wednesday 07/01/2015 – Tuesday 20/01/2015

Induction/Preparation for Semester 2

Wednesday 21/01/2015 – Saturday 24/01/2015

Semester 2 Teaching

Monday 26/01/2015 – Saturday 21/03/2015

Easter Vacation

Monday 23/03/2015 – Saturday 11/04/2015

Vacation period for full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students, and for students on the International Foundation Programme.

Easter Term  (3)

 Monday 13/04/2015 – Saturday 30/05/2015

Semester 2 Teaching

 Monday 13/04/2015 – Saturday 02/05/2015

Reading/Revision Week

 Monday 04/05/2015 – Saturday 09/05/2015

Semester 2 Examinations

 Monday 11/05/2015 – Saturday 30/05/2015

The period from Monday 01/06/2015 to the beginning of the 2015-16 Session on Monday 21/09/2015 is a vacation period for full-time undergraduate students and for students on the International Foundation Programme. Students should however ensure that they are available to take resit exams in Aberystwyth during the August supplementary examination period. Note that full-time postgraduate taught students will continue to pursue their studies during this period.

 

PGCE Secondary Course Dates of Term

Session 2014/15

 EventDate

Michaelmas Term (1)

Monday 01/09/2014 – Saturday 20/12/2014

Lent Term (2)

Monday 05/01/2015 – Saturday 28/03/2015

Easter Term  (3)

Monday 13/04/2015 – Saturday 20/06/2015

 

Graduation

Week beginning 13/07/2015

Supplementary Resits

Monday 17/08/2015 - Friday 28/08/2015

 

 

 

Please note that Induction and Preparation periods at the beginning of semester 1 and 2 are integral parts of the academic year. Students are expected to be resident in Aberystwyth during these periods and to participate in activities as arranged by departments.