Key academic dates



WINTER SEMESTER
Dates Note
Orientation Week 21 - 25 September 2020
Semester starts 01 October 2020 dates may vary at different faculties
Christmas/New Year's break: 31 December 2020 - 10 January 2021 dates vary at different faculties
Examination session January and/or February 2021 dates vary at different faculties
Retake Examination session April 2021 dates vary at different faculties
National and religious holidays (non-working days):
  • 11 November 2020 - Armistice Day in the First World War
  • 01 and 02 January 2021 - New Year
  • 07 January 2021 Orthodox Christmas
If one of the non-religious holidays falls on a Sunday, then the next working day is a non-working day

SUMMER SEMESTER
Dates Note
Orientation Week 08 - 12 February 2021
Semester starts 15 February 2021 dates may vary at different faculties
Easter break: 30 April - 03 May 2021 dates vary at different faculties
Examination session June and/or July 2021 dates vary at different faculties
Retake Examination session August or September, and October 2021 dates vary at different faculties
National and religious holidays (non-working days):
  • 15 & 16 February 2021 - Statehood day
  • 30 April - 03 May 2021 - Orthodox Easter
  • 01 - 03 May 2021 - Labor day
If one of the non-religious holidays falls on a Sunday, then the next working day is a non-working day