Esisar rubrique Formation 2022

Academic Calendar

Semester dates

Fall Semester: from the beginning of September to the third week of January
Spring Semester: from the end of January to the end of June. (no intake for semester 2 for exchange students)


Fall Semester: January for each cohort except for Year 4 students (end of December)
Spring Semester: time of exams depend on each year:
  • 1st year: June
  • 2nd year: May
  • 3rd year: June
  • 4th year: Project defense in the last week of June/beginning of July.
  • 5th year: Final year project defense in the third week of June or the end of August.

University holidays and public holidays for the academic year 2020-2021

Academic calendar

Start of the academic year From September 1st depending on the cohort
Autumn holidays From October 24th till November 1st 2020
Christmas holidays From December 19th 2020 to January 3rd 2021
Winter holidays From February 13th to February 21st 2021
Spring holidays From April 17th to April 25th 2021

Public holidays

  • All saints: November 1st
  • 1918 Armistice: November 11th
  • Christmas: December 25th
  • New Year’s Day: January 1st
  • Easter and Easter Monday: April 4th and 5th 2021
  • Labour day: May 1st
  • 1945 Armistice: May 8th
  • Ascension Day: May 13th 2021 (university closed on May 14th)
  • Pentecost: May 23rd (university closed on May 24th 2021)
  • National day: July 14th