2022-23 term dates

Term dates

The dates below are the standard term dates for most undergraduate and postgraduate courses. For postgraduate research courses, please contact the Graduate School for your term dates.

Please note that there will be some programmes that sit outside of these term dates, such as education, nursing and other health care programmes who will have their own structure for the academic year. Individual start dates are available via our preparing to study documents.

Our library services are accessible throughout the year. View all library opening hours.

Dates

Period

 Information

5 September 2022

Early starting programmes begin including Starting Block

 

19 September 2022

Autumn term starts, including Starting Block

New and returning students will take part in Starting Block, which is a series of activities to get you ready for the academic year ahead.

The main term is 13 weeks long.

For undergraduate students, your course will be taught during two terms, either autumn/spring or spring/summer.

For postgraduate taught students, your course will be taught during three terms, starting in September or January.

17 October 2022

Field board for September start Dissertation

 

24 October 2022

Award board for September start Dissertation / Field board for September start Dissertation

 

31 October 2022

Publication of results for September start / Award board for September start Dissertation

 

07 November 2022

Publication of results for September start

 

17 December - 8 January 2023

Winter vacation

Teaching will not take place over the Christmas vacation period.

24 December - 2 January 2023

Christmas closure

The university will be closed on these dates

9 January 2023

Resit submission for February award boards

 

16 January 2023

Autumn term ends

 

23 January - 27 January 2023

Flexible week for assessments or other activities

 

30 January 2023

Spring term starts

This teaching block is 13 weeks long.

For undergraduate students, your course will be taught during two terms, either autumn/spring or spring/summer.

For postgraduate taught students, your course will be taught during three terms, starting in September or January.

20 February 2023

Field board

 

27 February 2023

Award board

 

6 March 2023

Results published

 

3 April - 16 April 2023

Spring vacation

Teaching will not take place over the Easter vacation period.

7 April - 11 April 2023

Bank holiday closure

The University will be closed for the Easter bank holidays, plus an extra day.

10 April 2023

Spring vacation

 

24 April 2023

Resit submission date for June award boards

Primarily HAS and some ACE programmes.

1 May 2023

Bank holiday closure

 

15 May 2023

Spring term ends

 

22 May - 18 August 2023

Summer term starts

This teaching block is 13 weeks long.

For undergraduate students, your course will be taught during two terms, either autumn/spring or spring/summer.

For postgraduate taught students, your course will be taught during three terms, starting in September or January.

29 May 2023

Bank holiday closure

 

5 June 2023

Field board

 

12 June 2023

Award board

 

19 June 2023

Publication of results

 

10 July - 28 July 2023

Main reassessment period

 

17 July 2023

Reassessment

 

24 July 2023

Marking/award board preparation

 

31 July 2023

Marking/award board preparation

 

7 August 2023

Marking/award board preparation

 

14 August 2023

Field board/Summer term ends

 

21 August 2023

Award board

 

28 August 2023

August bank holiday closure

The University will be closed for this bank holiday

29 August 2023

Publication of results/early starting programmes

 

4 September 2023

Early starting programmes

Programmes in nursing, healthcare, and education may start on this date. Please check joining instructions to confirm your start date.

18 September 2023

Autumn term starts including Starting Block