Academic calendar - Tampere University of Technology

Academic calendar

2016-2017, Pori Campus of TUT 2016-2017, 2017-2018

TUT´s academic year will be made up of four periods with each comprising seven weeks of teaching, and exam weeks that take place after each period. If the Easter holiday falls on the fourth period, the fourth period will last for 8 calendar weeks. The summer semester lasts for 13 weeks. 

The autumn semester officially begins on 1 August and ends on 31 December. The spring semester begins on 1 January and ends on 31 July.


Academic calendar 2016-2017

The President of the University confirmed the following schedule for the academic year 2016-2017 on 29 October 2014:

Autumn 2016

   

Orientation for new students/
Examination week

week 34

22.08.2016 - 26.08.2016

1st period
Exams

weeks 35-41
week 42

29.08.2016 - 14.10.2016
17.10.2016 - 21.10.2016

2nd period
Exams

weeks 43-49
weeks 50-51

24.10.2016 - 09.12.2016
12.12.2016 - 22.12.2016

Christmas break

 

23.12.2016 - 05.01.2017

Spring 2017

   

Orientation for new
exchange students

week 1

03.01.2017 - 05.01.2017

3rd period
Exams

weeks 2-8
week 9

09.01.2017 - 24.02.2017
27.02.2017 - 03.03.2017

4th period
Easter break
Exams

weeks 10-17

weeks 18-19

06.03.2017 - 28.04.2017
12.04.2017 - 18.04.2017
03.05.2017 - 12.05.2017

Summer 2017

weeks 20-33

15.05.2017 - 18.08.2017


According to the schedule, classes are given from 29 August 2016 until 12 May 2017. Resits can also be arranged on Mondays to Thursdays and Saturdays.

No classes or exams will be arranged on the following days: Independence Day on 6 December, Christmas break on 23 December 2016– 5 January 2017, Easter break on 12-18 April 2017, May Day and Tuesday after that on 1-2 May 2017, Ascension Day on 25 May 2017.


Pori Campus of TUT, academic calendar 2016-2017

Autumn 2016

   

Orientation for new students

week 34

22.08.2016 - 26.08.2016

1st period
Exams

weeks 35-41
week 42

29.08.2016 - 15.10.2016
17.10.2016 - 22.10.2016

2nd period
Exams

weeks 43-49
week 50

24.10.2016 - 10.12.2016
12.12.2016 - 16.12.2016

Christmas break

 

19.12.2016 - 05.01.2017

Spring 2017

   

3rd period
Exams

weeks 2-8
week 9

09.01.2017 - 24.02.2017
27.02.2017 - 03.03.2017

4th period
Easter break
Exams

weeks 10-17

weeks 18-19

06.03.2017 - 28.04.2017
12.04.2017 - 18.04.2017
03.05.2017 - 12.05.2017


According to the schedule, classes are given from 29 August 2015 until 12 May 2016.

No classes or exams will be arranged on the following days: Independence Day on 6 December, Christmas break on 19 December 2016– 5 January 2017, Easter break on 12-18 April 2017, May Day and Tuesday after that on 1-2 May 2017, Ascension Day on 25 May 2017.


TUT - Academic calendar 2017-2018

The President of the University confirmed the following schedule for the academic year 2017-2018 on 8 November 2016:

Autumn 2017

 

 

Orientation for new students /
Examination week

week 34

21.08.2017 - 25.08.2017

1st period
Exams

weeks 35-41
week 42

28.08.2017 - 13.10.2017
16.10.2017 - 20.10.2017

2nd period
Exams

weeks 43-49
weeks 50-51

23.10.2017 - 08.12.2017
11.12.2017 - 21.12.2017

Spring 2018

 

 

Orientation for new
exchange students

week 1

02.01.2018 - 05.01.2018

3rd period
Exams

weeks 2-8
week 9

08.01.2018 - 23.02.2018
26.02.2018 - 02.03.2018

4th period
Exams

weeks 10-17
weeks 18-19

05.03.2018 - 27.04.2018
02.05.2018 - 11.05.2018

Summer 2018

weeks 20-33

14.05.2018 - 17.08.2018

According to the schedule, classes are given from 21 August 2017 until 11 May 2018.

No classes or exams will be arranged on the following days: Independence Day on 6 December, Christmas break on 22 December 2017- 7 January 2018, Easter break on 28 March to 3 April 2018, Monday before May Day and May Day on 30 April - 1 May 2018, Ascension Day on 10 May 2018.

 

Updated by: Jaana Kunnari, 24.11.2016 18:25.
Content owner: Aalto Kirsi
Keywords: education and studies, regulations and decisions