Term Dates 2017-18

Undergraduate 

Year 1

Study Block DateTotal weeks
18 September 2017 - 26 January 201816
229 January - 1 June 201816

Years 2 & 3 

Study Block DateTotal weeks
125 September 2017 - 26 January 201815
229 January - 1 June 201816

Postgraduate

Study Block DateTotal weeks
125 September 2017 - 26 January 201815
229 January - 1 June 201816
34 June - 4 September 201815

Research Degree

TermDate
Autumn25 September - 8 December 2017
Spring8 January - 16 March 2018
Summer16 April - 22 June 2018

Please note: The academic year for the Research Degree Course runs from 1 October to 30 September each year. Unlike undergraduate and post graduate taught courses, the research degree course at UAL encapsulates a full 12 months, as the degree is based on independent research rather than taught elements. Supervision can occur outside of term time; however term dates are taken into account for employment and recommended hours of study calculations.

Holiday

University holidays

  • 18 December 2017 - 8 January 2018 (3 Weeks)
  • 26 March - 6 April 2018 (2 Weeks)

Public holidays

  • Christmas Day Holiday: 25 December 2017
  • Boxing Day Holiday: 26 December 2017
  • New Year's Day Holiday: 1 January 2018
  • Good Friday: 30 March 2018
  • Easter Monday: 2 April 2018
  • Early May Bank Holiday: 7 May 2018
  • Spring Bank Holiday: 28 May 2018
  • Summer Bank Holiday: 27 August 2018