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Academic Calendar

The Academic Year (University) always begins 01 October

Academic Year01 October - 30 September
Winter Semester01 October - 31 March
Summer Semester01 April - 30 September

The semester schedule must not be mistaken for the lecture-period schedule. During the lecture-period students are expected to be on camups and attend the classes as follows:

Pre-semester Orientation Program - Fallbegins early October
Lecture period of the Winter Semestermid-October - mid-February
Pre-semester Orientation Program - Springbegins early April
Lecture period of the Summer Semester mid-April - mid-July

The Academic Calendar for the following years (changes possible) - Universities:

Summer Semester 201513 April 2015 - 18 July 2015
Winter Semester 2015/201612 October 2015 - 06 February 2016
Summer Semester 201611 April 2016 - 16 July 2016
Winter Semester 2016/201717 October 2016 - 11 February 2017
Summer Semester 201724 April 2017 - 30 July 2017
Winter Semester 2017/201816 October 2017 - 10 February 2018
Summer Semester 201809 April 2018 - 14 July 2018

(Source: Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Bildung und Kultus, Wissenschaft und Kunst)

Important to know: The Academic Calendar of the University of Applied Sciences (Social Work & Religious Education) is different.