St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences

Academic Calendar

Winter Semester 2016/17
Beginning of Winter Semester 15 Aug 2016
Teaching starts 19 Sept 2016
Public holiday – no teaching 26 Oct 2016
Public holiday – no teaching 1-2 Nov 2016
International exchange students: Application deadline for the Summer Semester 30 Nov 2016
Public holiday – no teaching 8 Dec 2016
Christmas break 24 Dec 2016 – 6 Jan 2017
Teaching ends 5 Feb 2017
End of Winter Semester 31 March 2017
Semester break 6-19 Feb 2017
Summer Semester 2017
Beginning of Summer Semester 15 Feb 2017
Teaching starts 20 Feb 2017
Easter break 10 - 18 April 2017
Public holiday – no teaching 1 May 2017
Public holiday – no teaching 25 May 2017
Whitsun – no teaching 5 – 6 June 2017
International exchange students: Application deadline for the Winter Semester 31 May 2017
Public holiday – no teaching 15 June 2017
Teaching ends 2 July 2017
End of Summer Semester 31 October 2017
Beginning of Summer break 3 July 2017
Winter Semester 2017/18
Beginning of Winter Semester 15 Aug 2017
Teaching starts 18 Sept 2017

General Semester Dates

The semester dates are the same for every year:

Summer Semester: 15 Feb. – 31 Oct.
Winter Semester: 15 Aug. – 31 March.

Within these semester dates, regular degree-seeking students and students on further training programmes are covered by student insurance and confirmations of enrolment are issued for these periods.

Teaching weeks

The teaching weeks define the period within which classes are held and this may vary slightly per academic year. Exam periods may be scheduled for outside these dates.

For part-time programmes, the teaching weeks may deviate from this schedule.

You want to know more? Feel free to ask!

Cornelia Mayr, BA, Bakk.

Cornelia Mayr, BA, Bakk.

Incoming Student Co-ordinator
International Office