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Academic year (term dates)

A full breakdown of the current and forthcoming term dates at City.

Term Dates 2016/17

Undergraduate and Pre-Registration Students: Term Dates 2016/17

Please note that these dates are subject to review and may change.

Autumn Term: 29 August 2016-30 December 2016, with main student activity 19 September-9 December 2016

  • Holidays: 29 August-16 September
  • Student induction: 19-23 September
  • Teaching: 26 September-9 December
  • Holidays: 12 December-30 December

Spring Term: 2 January-14 April 2017, with main student activity 9 January-7 April 2017

  • Holidays: 2-6 January
  • Assessment period: 9-20 January [programmes with no assessments at this time may incorporate other learning activities, including teaching, during this period]
  • Teaching: 23 January-7 April
  • Holidays: 10-14 April

*Cass Undergraduate Programme run a set of specific exams prior to the start of the scheduled exam period. Please see our Cass Undergraduate pages for further detail.

Summer Term: 17 April-25 August 2017, with main student activity 8 May-23 June 2017

  • Holidays: 17 April-5 May
  • Assessment period: 8 May-2 June OR Teaching (and related assessments)/ Placement activity: 8 May-9 June
  • Summer Term activity: 5-23 June (up to 30 June for some placement activity)
  • Holidays: 26 June-25 August

The following term dates are different:

  • Nursing
  • Radiography
  • Midwifery
  • Nursing Studies

Details of the dates for these programmes will follow

Public Service Management, Ophthalmic Dispensing and Working with Children and Young People are taught with partners. Please contact your programme administrator for more information.

BSc Health Sciences is a distance learning programme. Please contact your programme administrator for more information.

Postgraduate and Post Registration Students: Term Dates 2016/17

Please note that these dates are subject to review and may change.

Autumn Term: 29 August 2016-30 December 2016, with main student activity 19 September-9 December 2016

  • Holidays: 29 August-16 September
  • Student induction: 19-23 September
  • Teaching: 26 September-9 December
  • Holidays: 12 December-30 December

Spring Term: 2 January-14 April 2017, with main student activity 9 January-7 April 2017

  • Holidays: 2-6 January
  • Assessment period: 9-20 January [programmes with no assessments at this time may incorporate other learning activities, including teaching, during this period]
  • Teaching: 23 January-7 April
  • Holidays: 10-14 April

Summer Term: 17 April-25 August 2017

  • Holidays: 17 April-5 May
  • Assessment period: 8 May-2 June
  • Study, including dissertation completion/placement 5 June-25 August [Dissertation and term end dates differ for different programmes; see Programme Handbooks for more information. Some dissertation deadlines may continue into the following academic year]
  • Resits: 14-25 August

NB: The following term dates are different:

  • Bar Professional Training Course
  • Legal Practice Course
  • Graduate Diploma in Law

For details of the above, see Applicant Information on the City Law School website.

  • MBAs: see the pages for each of the MBAs on the Cass Business School Website
  • Charities MScs
  • Specialist Masters programmes at Cass
  • For details of the above MScs, see the Tuition Fees and Term Dates pages on the Cass Business School website.

  • International Journalism: see programme information on the School of Arts & Social Sciences website. Please note: student induction for this programme is 12-16 September 2016.

Term Dates 2017/18

Undergraduate and Pre-Registration Students: Term Dates 2017/18

Please note that these dates are subject to review and may change.

Autumn Term: 28 August 2017-29 December 2017, with main student activity 25 September-15 December 2017

  • Holidays: 28 August-22 September
  • Student induction: 25-29 September
  • Teaching: 2 October-15 December
  • Holidays: 18 December-29 December

Spring Term: 1 January-13 April 2018, with main student activity 15 January-13 April 2018

  • Holidays: 1-12 January
  • Assessment period: 15-26 January [programmes with no assessments at this time may incorporate other learning activities, including teaching, during this period]
  • Teaching: 29 January-13 April

*Cass Undergraduate Programme run a set of specific exams prior to the start of the scheduled exam period. Please see our Cass Undergraduate pages for further detail.

Summer Term: 16 April-24 August 2018, with main student activity 14 May-29 June 2018

  • Holidays: 16 April-11 May
  • Assessment period: 14 May-8 June OR Teaching (and related assessments)/ Placement activity: 14 May-15 June
  • Summer Term activity: 11-29 June (up to 6 July for some placement activity)
  • Holidays: 2 July-24 August

The following term dates are different:

  • Nursing
  • Nursing Studies
  • Radiography
  • Midwifery

Details of the dates for these programmes will follow.

Public Service Management, Ophthalmic Dispensing, and Working with Children and Young People are taught with partner institutions. Please contact your programme administrator at either City or the partner institution.

BSc Health Sciences is a distance learning programme. Please contact your programme administrator for more information.

Postgraduate and Post Registration Students: Term Dates 2017/18

Please note that these dates are subject to review and may change.

Autumn Term: Please note that these dates are subject to review and may change.

  • Holidays: 28 August-22 September
  • Student induction: 25-29 September
  • Teaching: 2 October-15 December
  • Holidays: 18 December-29 December

Spring Term: 1 January-13 April 2018, with main student activity 15 January-13 April 2018

  • Holidays: 1-12 January
  • Assessment period: 15-26 January [programmes with no assessments at this time may incorporate other learning activities, including teaching, during this period]
  • Teaching: 29 January-13 April

Summer Term: 16 April-24 August 2018

  • Holidays: 16 April-11 May
  • Assessment period: 14 May-8 June
  • Study, including dissertation completion/placement 11 June-24 August [Dissertation and term end dates differ for different programmes; see Programme Handbooks for more information. Some dissertation deadlines may continue into the following academic year]
  • Resits: 13-24 August

NB: The following term dates are different:

  • Bar Professional Training Course
  • Legal Practice Course
  • Graduate Diploma in Law

For details of the above, see Applicant Information on the City Law School website.

  • MBAs: see the pages for each of the MBAs on the Cass Business School Website
  • Charities MScs
  • Specialist Masters programmes at Cass
  • For details of the above MScs, see the Tuition Fees and Term Dates pages on the Cass Business School website.

  • International Journalism: see programme information on the School of Arts & Social Sciences website. NB: Student induction for this programme is 18-22 September 2017.

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