2019-20 term dates

The dates below are the standard university dates – different dates apply for some courses. Please check myUWE for your course start date.

Student timetable publication dates

The main timetable publication dates for the 2021/22 academic year will be Wednesday 8 September 2021. You will need to start your registration in myUWE to view your timetable.

If following resits you have not passed all your modules your timetable may change to accommodate the modules you will retake. It is expected that your final timetable will be ready during the week commencing 27 September 2021.

For programmes that start before Starting Block (Monday 27 September 2021), timetables will be available as follows:

Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education

Department of Education and Early Childhood

Postgraduate Certificate in Education – Primary Initial Teacher Education (including Early Years) and Postgraduate Certificate in Education – Secondary Initial Teacher Education: timetables will be available on Monday 23 August 2021.

School of Art and Design

MA Screen, MA Graphic Arts and MA Print: timetables for continuing second year students will be released on Monday 23 August 2021.

Faculty of Business and Law

Graduate Diploma in Law: timetables will be released on Friday 13 August 2021.

Executive MBA, Legal Practice Course and Bar Training Course: timetables will be released on Monday 23 August 2021.

Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences

All programmes from the School of Health and Social Wellbeing running at our Glenside Campus have now been published.

If you have already started your course but do not have access to your timetable, please contact the Timetabling Team via our self-help form (InfoHub login required).

Standard term dates

Undergraduate courses

International and European Student Orientation 11 September – 13 September 2019
Main student arrival and welcome 11 September – 13 September 2019
Main start
(includes course induction)
16 September 2019
Student vacation 16 December 2019 – 5 January 2020
Main assessment period 1 6 January 2020 – 17 January 2020
Teaching resumes 20 January 2020
Student vacation 6 April 2020 – 19 April 2020
Main assessment period 2 27 April 2020 – 22 May 2020
Student vacation starts 26 June 2020
Main assessment period 3 3 August 2020 – 21 August 2020

Postgraduate research courses

If you're a postgraduate researcher, please contact the Graduate School for your term dates.

Postgraduate taught courses

International Student Orientation Week beginning 9 September 2019
Main student arrival and welcome 11 September – 13 September 2019
Main start (includes course induction) 16 September 2019
Student vacation 16 December 2019 – 5 January 2020
Main assessment period 1 6 January 2020 – 17 January 2020
Teaching resumes 20 January 2020
Student vacation 6 April 2020 – 19 April 2020
Main assessment period 2 27 April 2020 – 22 May 2020
Teaching 11 May 2020 – 31 July 2020
For some Faculty of Business and Law postgraduate students.
Main assessment period 3 3 – 21 August 2020

University closure days

  • Tuesday 24 December (PM) 2019 until Thursday 2 January 2020 (Christmas closure)
  • Friday 10 April 2020 (Good Friday, UK bank holiday)
  • Monday 13 April 2020 (Easter Monday, UK bank holiday)
  • Tuesday 14 April 2020 (University closure day)
  • Friday 8 May 2020 (UK bank holiday)
  • Monday 25 May 2020 (UK bank holiday)
  • Monday 31 August 2020 (UK bank holiday)
  • Our library services are accessible throughout the year. View all library opening hours.