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Academic Calendar

ACADEMIC CALENDER for Exchange students

Date Event
   
SUMMER SEMESTER 2024 All dates subject to change.
31 October 2023 Deadline for online applications and submission of required supporting documents
04 March (afternoon) and 05 March 2024 Arrivals with Meet & Greet and Move-In
06 March 2024 Welcome Meeting for Exchange Students including Visa/Health Insurance Checks
08 March 2024 German Language Placement Test for Non-Beginners
05 - 17 March 2024 Orientation Activities & Social Programme
11 March 2024 Faculty Kick-Off Meeting for Minor Programme "Media Arts & Experimental Film"
13 March 2024 German Language Courses commence
14 - 17 March 2024 Excursion Trip for Minor Programme "Media Arts & Experimental Film"
18 March 2024 Faculty Kick-Off Meetings for most Exchange Students
19 March 2024 Teaching Period begins
29 March - 01 April 2024 Easter Break (No teaching activities)
31 March 2024 Deadline for Submission of Study Plan & Examination Registration Forms
01 May 2024 Public Holiday (University is closed)
09 May 2024 Public Holiday (University is closed)
20 - 24 May 2024 Whitsun Break (No teaching activities)
30 May 2024 Public Holiday (University is closed)
11 June 2024 End of Semester Briefing for Exchange Students
04 July 2024 Media Night (End of Semester Showcase Event)
05 July 2024 Teaching Period ends
08 - 26 July 2024 Examination Period
   
WINTER SEMESTER 2024/2025 Preliminary schedule. All dates subject to change.
31 May 2024 Deadline for online applications and submission of required supporting documents
01 October 2024 Arrivals with Meet & Greet and Move-In (times and dates to be confirmed)
02 October 2024 Welcome Meeting for Exchange Students including Visa/Health Insurance Checks
03 October 2024 National Holiday (University and most of the shops are closed)
01 - 06 October 2024 Orientation Activities & Social Programme
07 October 2024 Faculty Kick-Off Meetings for Exchange Students
07 October 2024 German Language Placement Test for Non-Beginners
08 October 2024 Teaching Period begins
31 October 2024 Deadline for Submission of Study Plan & Examination Registration Forms
28 November 2024 International Day & Study Abroad Fair
21 December 2024 - 06 January 2025 Christmas Break (No teaching activities)
14 January 2025 (tbc) End of Semester Briefing for Exchange Students
30 January 2025 Media Night (End of Semester Showcase Event)
31 January 2025 Teaching Period ends
03 - 21 February 2025 Examination Period

 

SUMMER SEMESTER 2025

 

Preliminary schedule. All dates subject to change.

31 October 2024 Deadline for online applications and submission of required supporting documents
04 March (afternoon) 2025 Arrivals with Meet & Greet and Move-In
05 March 2025 Welcome Meeting for Exchange Students including Visa/Health Insurance Checks
06 - 16 March 2025 Orientation Activities & Social Programme
17 March 2025 Faculty Kick-Off Meetings for most Exchange Students
18 March 2025 Teaching Period begins
31 March 2025 Deadline for Submission of Study Plan & Examination Registration Forms
17 Juni 2025 (tbc) End of Semester Briefing for Exchange Students
03 July 2025 Media Night (End of Semester Showcase Event)
04 July 2025 Teaching Period ends
07 - 25 July 2025 Examination Period