Key Academic Dates

 

Classes are suspended during Summer holidays, July 31 to August 18.

ACADEMIC YEAR 2017-2018

Academic year 2017-2018 starts on October 2, 2017
Lessons start on October 2, 2017

University holidays
Classes are suspended during Christmas holidays (December 23 2017 to January 7, 2018), Easter holidays (March 30 to April 3, 2018) and Summer holidays (July 30 to August 17, 2018).

The University is closed on the Italian Public holidays and on the following dates:

- Festa Giustinianea: April 30, 2018

- Patron Saints' days:

  • Treviso: April 27, 2018
  • Padova: June 13, 2018
  • Rovigo: November 26, 2017
  • Vicenza: September 8, 2018

Trimesters and semesters
Classes are organized either in semesters or in trimesters, depending on regulations that applies to the specific class. Every single class can begin/end in different dates within common intervals
These are the common scheduled dates:

Trimester system - academic year 2017-2018
First trimester:
Classes: October 2 2017 to December 1 2017
Winter exams session: December 4 2017 to December 22, 2017

Second trimester:
Classes: January 8 to March 9 2018
Spring exams session: March 12 to April 13 2018

Third trimester:
Classes: April 16 to June 15 2018
Summer exams session: June 18 to July 20 2018

Extra exams session: August 20 to September 21 2018

Semester system - academic year 2017-2018
First semester:
Classes: October 2 2017 to January 19 2018
Winter exams session: January 22 to February 23 2018

Second semester
Classes: February 26 to June 1 2018
Summer exams session: June 4 to July 20 2018

Extra exams session: August 20 to September 21 2018