Semester dates

2016/17 academic year
Semester 1 starts 19 September 2016
Winter graduation 12–16 December 2016        
Christmas break starts         16 December 2016   
Christmas break ends 16 January 2017
Semester 1 exams 16–27 January 2017
Semester 1 ends 29 January 2017
Semester 2 starts 30 January 2017
Easter break starts 31 March 2017
Easter break ends 24 April 2017
Semester 2 exams 18 May–7 June 2017
Semester 2 ends 9 June 2017
Summer graduation 10–21 July 2017

 

 

2017/18 academic year
Semester 1 starts 18 September 2017
Winter graduation 11–15 December 2017
Christmas break starts 15 December 2017
Christmas break ends 15 January 2018
Semester 1 exams 15–26 January 2018
Semester 1 ends 28 January 2018
Semester 2 starts 29 January 2018
Easter break starts 23 March 2018
Easter break ends 16 April 2018
Semester 2 exams 16 May–6 June 2018
Semester 2 ends 8 June 2018
Summer graduation 9–20 July 2018

 

 

2019/20 academic year
Semester 1 starts 16 September 2019
Winter graduation 9–13 December 2019
Christmas break starts 13 December 2019
Christmas break ends 13 January 2020
Semester 1 exams 13–24 January 2020
Semester 1 ends 26 January 2020
Semester 2 starts 27 January 2020
Easter break starts 27 March 2020
Easter break ends 20 April 2020
Semester 2 exams 13 May–3 June 2020
Semester 2 ends 5 June 2020
Summer graduation 13–24 July 2020

 

 

2020/21 academic year
Semester 1 starts 21 September 2020
Winter graduation 14–18 December 2020
Christmas break starts 18 December 2020
Christmas break ends 18 January 2021
Semester 1 exams 14–28 January 2021
Semester 1 ends 31 January 2021
Semester 2 starts 01 February 2021
Easter break starts 26 March 2021
Easter break ends 19 April 2021
Semester 2 exams 12 May–2 June 2021
Semester 2 ends 11 June 2021
Summer graduation 12–23 July 2021

 

 

2021/22 academic year
Semester 1 starts 20 September 2021
Winter graduation 13–17 December 2021
Christmas break starts 17 December 2021
Christmas break ends 17 January 2022
Semester 1 exams 17–28 January 2022
Semester 1 ends 30 January 2022
Semester 2 starts 31 January 2022
Easter break starts 4 April 2022
Easter break ends 25 April 2022
Semester 2 exams 18 May–8 June 2022
Semester 2 ends 10 June 2022
Summer graduation 11–22 July 2022