Academic Calendar 2016-2017

Download: Academic Calendar 2016-2017.


The academic year comprises 2 semesters, each of 20 weeks (public holidays and compulsory vacation days not included) in which lectures, examinations, completion of assignments etc. take place|

Semester I
Block 1: 5 September until 21 October, lectures start on September 12 
Block 2: 24 October until 27 January

Semester II
Blok 1: 30 January until 17 March
Blok 2: 20 March until 30 June

In semester I no lectures on:
Monday 24 until Friday 28 October 2016 (exam week)
Monday 19 until Friday 23 December
Monday 2 until Friday 27 January

In semester II no lectures on:
Monday 13 until Friday 17 March (exam week)|
Monday 15 May until Friday 1 September

Examinations

Semester I:
Monday 24 until Friday 28 October 2016
Monday 19 until Thursday 23 December 2016
Monday 2 until Friday 27 January 2017

Semester II:
Monday 13 until Friday 17 March 2017
Tuesday 15 May until Friday 30 June 2017

No examinations during:
Monday 26 December 2016 until Friday 30 December 2016

Public Holidays/compulsory vacation days

  • 9 September 2016: no lectures after 17.00 hrs, because of the inaugurations at the student associations
  • 16 September 2016: no lectures after 17.00 hrs, because of the introduction weekends of the study associations
  • 3 October 2016: Leiden's Relief
  • 25 November 2016:Cleveringa lecture, no lectures between 15.00-18.00 hrs
  • 25 December 2016 up to and including 1 January 2017: Christmas and New Year
  • Dies Natalis: 8 February 2017, between 13:00-17:00 hours no lectures
  • 14 April 2017: Good Friday
  • 16 and 17 April 2017: Easter
  • 27 April 2017: King's Day
  • 5 May 2017: Liberation Day
  • 25 and 26 May 2017: Ascension Day
  • 4 and 5 June 2017: Whitsun

Last Modified: 21-04-2016