Academic calendar

Current academic year

Academic year 2022/2023

Winter semester 2022/2023

Semester start: 1 October 2022
Semester end: 31 March 2023

Orientation weeks for all new students:
10 - 21 October 2022

Lecture period start: 24 October 2022
Lecture period end: 11 February 2023

Lecture-free period around Christmas and New Year's:
24 December 2022 - 8 January 2023

General university closure:
23 December 2022 (18:00) - 2 January 2023 (06:30)

Partial building closure from 2 to 9 January 2023 (06:30 am). During this period, the buildings A to K, N, R, S (the sports hall), V and Y will remain closed. The other buildings (especially buildings with research infrastructure) will be accessible as usual during this time.

Payment dates for the continuation of studies during the Summer semester 2023:
15 January - 15 February 2023

Summer semester 2023

Semester start: 1 April 2023
Semester end: 30 September 2023

Lecture period start: 11 April 2023
Lecture period end: 22 July 2023

Lecture-free period around Pentecost only corpus Christi week): 5 - 11 June 2023
For excemptions, please note the information in the course catalogue.

Payment dates for the continuation of studies during the Winter semester 2023/2024:
15 July - 15 August 2023

Future academic years

Academic year 2023/2024

Winter semester 2023/2024

Semester start: 1 October 2023
Semester end: 31 March 2024

Orientation weeks for all new students:
9 - 20 October 2023

Lecture period start: 23 October 2023
Lecture period end: 10 February 2024

Lecture-free period around Christmas and New Year's:
23 December 2023 - 7 January 2024

General university closure:
22 December 2023 (18:00) - 2 January 2024 (06:30)

Payment dates for the continuation of studies during the Summer semester 2024:
15 January - 15 February 2024

Summer semester 2024

Semester start: 1 April 2024
Semester end: 30 September 2024

Lecture period start: 8 April 2024
Lecture period end: 13 July 2024

Lecture-free period around Pentecost (only corpus Christi week): 27 May - 2 June 2024
For excemptions, please note the information in the course catalogue.

Payment dates for the continuation of studies during the Winter semester 2024/2025:
15 July - 15 August 2024