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Academic year

Academic years 2018-2021

The academic year begins 1 August and ends 31 July. The autumn term starts on 1 August and ends 31 December, the spring term starts 1 January and ends 31 July.

Teaching periods at Åbo Akademi University during the academic year 2018-2019 are:

Week 35, 27.8 – 31.8.2018 is reserved for student orientation for new degree students and exchange students. The official Arrival Day for autumn and full year exchange students 2018-2019 is 27 August 2018.  Week 1, 2-4.1.2019 is reserved for student orientation for exchange students.

Period I      1.8 – 28.10 (8 w, teaching starts 3.9.2018)

Period II     29.10 – 21.12 (8 w.)

Period III    7.1-17.3 (10 w.)

Period IV    18.3 – 26.5 (10 w.)

Summer period 27.5-31.7

Teaching periods at Åbo Akademi University during the academic year 2019-2020 are (preliminary dates):

Week 35, 26.8 – 30.8.2019 is reserved for student orientation for new degree students and exchange students. Week 1, 2-3.1.2020 is reserved for student orientation for exchange students.

Period I      1.8 – 27.10 (8 w., teaching starts 2.9.2019)

Period II     28.10 – 22.12 (8 w.)

Period III    7.1-15.3 (10 w.)

Period IV    16.3 – 24.5 (10 w.)

Summer period 25.5-31.7

Teaching periods at Åbo Akademi University during the academic year 2020-2021 are (preliminary dates):

Week 35, 24.8 – 28.8.2020 is reserved for student orientation for new degree students and exchange students. Week 1, 4-8.1.2021 is reserved for student orientation for exchange students.

Period I      1.8 – 25.10 (8 w., teaching starts 31.8.2020)

Period II     26.10 – 20.12 (8 w.)

Period III    11.1-21.3 (10 w.)

Period IV    22.3 – 30.5 (10 w.)

Summer period 31.5-31.7

The teaching periods may end with a few days of selfstudies and examinations.

 

Updated 26.10.2018