Key University Dates 2013/2014

2013-2014 Standard Academic Year 

Autumn Semester 23 September 2013 - 13 December 2013
Christmas Break 14 December 2013 - 12 January 2014
Spring Semester 13 January 2014 - 4 April 2014
Easter Break 5 April 2014 - 27 April 2014
Assessment Period 28 April 2014 - 6 June 2014
Congregation 21 July 2014 - 25 July 2014

2013-2014 Postgraduate Certificate of Education Dates  

Autumn 9 September 2013 - 20 December 2013 (Primary & Secondary)
Christmas Break 21 December 2013 - 5 January 2014 (Primary)
  21 December 2013 - 8 January 2014 (Secondary)
Spring 6 January 2014 - 4 April 2014 (Primary)
  9 January 2014 - 4 April 2014 (Secondary)
Easter Break 5 April 2014 - 22 April 2014
Summer 23 April 2014 - 27 June 2014 (Secondary)
  23 April 2014 - 2 July 2014 (Primary)

2013-2014 Rehabilitation Sciences Dates  

Autumn Semester 23 September 2013 - 13 December 2013 (Years 1,2 & 3)
Christmas Break 14 December 2013 - 5 January 2014
Spring Semester 6 January 2014 - 11 July 2014 (Years 1 & 2)
  6 January 2014 - 20 June 2014 (Year 3)
Easter Break 29 March 2014 - 21 April 2014 (Year 2)
5 April 2014 - 27 April 2014 (Years 1 & 3)

2013-2014 Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MB/BS) Dates  

Year 1 (32 weeks)  
Module 1 16 September 2013 - 23 January 2014
Christmas Break 14 December 2013 – 12 January 2014
Module 2 24 January 2014 - 30 May 2014
Easter Break 5 April 2014 - 27 April 2014
Integrative Period 2 June 2014 - 13 June 2014
   
Year 2 (39 weeks)  
Rotation 1 16 September 2013 - 9 December 2013
Rotation 2 10 December 2013 - 24 March 2014
Christmas Break 14 December 2013 - 5 January 2014
Rotation 3 25 March 2014 - 7 July 2014
Easter Break 5 April 2014 - 27 April 2014
Integrative Period 8 July 2014 - 28 July 2014
   
Year 3 (39 weeks)  
Rotation 1 18 September 2013 - 11 December 2013
Rotation 2 12 December 2013 - 26 March 2014
Christmas Break 19 December 2013 - 8 January 2014
Rotation 3 27 March 2014 - 9 July 2014
Easter Break 10 April 2014 - 30 April 2014
Integrative Period 10 July 2014 - 30 July 2014
   
Year 4 (39 weeks)  
Rotation 1 17 September 2013 - 10 December 2013
Christmas Break 18 December 2013 - 7 January 2014
Rotation 2 11 December 2013 - 25 March 2014
Easter Break 12 April 2014 - 27 April 2014
Integrative Period 26 March 2014 - 11 April 2014
Elective/Module 12 28 April 2014 - 15 August 2014 (two 8 week blocks)
   
Year 5 (33 weeks)  
Introductory Weeks 16 September 2013 - 27 September 2013
Rotation 1 30 September 2013 - 29 November 2013
Rotation 2 2 December 2013 - 14 February 2014
Christmas Break 21 December 2013 - 5 January 2014
Rotation 3 17 February 2014 - 2 May 2014
Easter Break 12 April 2014 - 27 April 2014
Integrative Period 6 May 2014 - 6 June 2014

2013-2014 School of Nursing Sciences Dates  

Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes – September 2011 intake

Semester 1 16 September 2013 - 23 February 2014
Christmas Break 23 December 2013 - 5 January 2014
Semester 2 24 February 2014 - 21 September 2014
Easter Break 14 April 2014 - 27 April 2014
Summer Break 1 September 2014 - 21 September 2014
   

Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes September 2012 intake

Semester 1 16 September 2013 - 23 February 2014
Christmas Break 23 December 2013 - 5 January 2014
Semester 2 24 February 2014 - 14 September 2014
Easter Break 14 April 2014 - 27 April 2014
Summer Break 25 August 2014 - 14 September 2014
   

Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes September 2013 intake

Semester 1 23 September 2013 - 23 February 2014
Christmas Break 23 December 2013 - 5 January 2014
Semester 2 24 February 2014 - 14 September 2014
Easter Break 14 April 2014 - 27 April 2014
Summer Break 1 September 2014 - 14 September 2014
   

Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes January 2012 intake

Semester 2 Year 2 3 June 2013 - 5 January 2014
Summer Break 29 July 2013 - 25 August 2013)
Christmas Break 16 December 2013 - 5 January 2014
Semester 1 Year 3 6 January 2014 - 1 June 2014
Easter Break (No Easter break)
Semester 2 Year 3 2 June 2014 - 11 January 2015
Summer Break 4 August 2014 - 31 August 2014
Christmas Break 22 December 2014 - 11 January 2015
   
Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes January 2013 intake
Semester 2 Year 1 3 June 2013 - 5 January 2014
Summer Break 5 August 2013 - 25 August 2013
Christmas Break 16 December 2013 - 5 January 2014
Semester 1 Year 2 6 January 2014 - 8 June 2014
Easter Break (No Easter break)
Break 26 May 2014 - 1 June 2014
Semester 2 Year 2 9 June 2014 - 4 January 2015
Summer Break 4 August 2014 - 24 August 2014
Christmas Break 15 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
   
Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes January 2014 intake
Semester 1 Year 1 6 January 2014 - 1 June 2014
Break 26 May 2014 - 1 June 2014
Semester 2 Year 1 2 June 2014 - 4 January 2015
Break 4 August 2014 - 24 August 2014
Christmas Break 15 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
   
Pre-Registration Midwifery Programmes September 2011 intake
Autumn Term 9 September 2013 - 22 December 2013
Christmas Break 23 December 2013 - 5 January 2014
Spring Term 6 January 2014 - 20 April 2014  
Easter Break 14 April 2014 - 20 April 2014
Summer Term 21 April 2014 - 17 August 2014
Break 21 April 2014 - 24 April 2014
Summer Break 18 August 2014 - 7 September 2014
   
Pre-Registration Midwifery Programme September 2012 & September 2013 intake
Semester 1 9 September 2013 - 9 February 2014
Christmas Break 23 December 2013 - 5 January 2014
Semester 2 10 February 2014 - 17 August 2014
Easter Break 14 April 2014 - 27 April 2014
Summer Break 18 August 2014 - 7 September 2014
   
Operating Department Practitioner Programme
Autumn Term 16 September 2013 - 22 December 2013
Christmas Break 23 December  2013 - 5 January 2014
Spring Term 6 January 2014 - 13 April 2014
Easter Break 14 April 2014 - 27 April 2014
Summer Term 28 April 2014 - 24 August 2014
Summer Break 25 August 2014 - 14 September 2014

For Post-Registration dates please contact School.

Download a PDF version of the 2013-2014 calendar.

Postgraduate Taught Students

Are expected to be in attendance during the standard semester dates and during the dissertation element until the end of their course. They may also be required to undertake University assessments outside semester during the Christmas and Easter vacations.

Postgraduate Research Students

Are expected to be in attendance throughout the year, apart from up to eight weeks holiday (including public holidays) each academic year (pro-rata for part years) as approved by their supervisor.