Academic Calendar

Weekly Schedules

The dates of the remedial courses, examination weeks etc. can vary by each faculty. Please find more information on the websites of your faculty or here.

 

For general dates about the examination weeks, lecture periods and holidays, please see the schedules below:

 

The lecture times for universities ('Fachhochschulen') of applied sciences as stated by the Ministry of Culture and Science of North Rhine-Westphalia are as follows:

 

 

Semester start/end

Lecture period

Winter semester 2020/21

Sep 1, 2020 - Feb 28, 2021

Sep 28, 2020 - Feb 12, 2021*

Summer semester 2021

Mar 1, 2021 - Aug 31, 2021

Mar 29 - Jul 23, 2021

Winter semester 2021/22

Sep 1, 2021 - Feb 28, 2022

Sep 20, 2021 - Feb 4, 2022

Summer semester 2022

Mar 1, 2022 - Aug 31, 2022

Mar 21 - Jul 15, 2022

Winter semester 2022/23

Sep 1, 2022 - Feb 28, 2023

Sep 19, 2022 - Feb 3, 2023

 

* Start of lectures winter semester 2020/21 at Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences: 2 November 2020