Dates and Calendar

Term and Semesters 2020/2021

Terminology: A 'Term' refers to the period of time when you can expect classes to be held. A 'Semester' includes term-time and weeks when you will be expected to undertake independent study, revision, and exams.

Full Year programme datesstaircase

  • 28 September 2020 - 11 June 2021
  • Welcome week: 28 - 30 September 2020

Semester 1 (Fall/ September start)

  • Term only (study abroad): 28 September 2020- 18 December 2020
  • Semester 1: 28 September 2020 - 17 January 2021
  • Welcome Week: 28 - 30 September 2020

Semester 2 (Spring/ January start)

  • Semester 2: 18 January 2021 - 11 June 2021
  • Welcome Week: 13 - 15 January 2021

Exams

Please note that students taking classes in some scientific subjects including Biological Science, Mathematics, Geology, and Engineering will be required to stay for the full examination period in January and/ or Summer as applicable.

Airport Pick-up Service

We offer a free airport collection from London, Heathrow Airport.

  • Semester 1:  Saturday 26th September 2020 (provisional date)
  • Semester 2: Wednesday 13th January 2021 (provisional date)

Vacations and holidays

  • Christmas: 18 December 2020 - 11 January 2020
  • Easter: 31 March 2021 - 3 May 2021

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Lauren Yamaski, McMaster University, Canada

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Global Opportunities Team
Readson House

98 Regent Road

LE1 7DF

E: studyabroad@le.ac.uk
T: +44 (0) 116 252 5687