Key University Dates 2014/2015 Key University Dates 2014/2015

2014-2015 Standard Academic Year 

Autumn Semester 22 September 2014 - 12 December 2014
Christmas Break 13 December 2014 - 12 January 2015
Spring Semester 12 January 2015 - 24 April 2015
Easter Break 21 March 2015 - 12 April 2015
Assessment Period 27 April 2015 - 5 June 2015
Congregation 20 July 2015 - 24 July 2015

2014-2015 Postgraduate Certificate of Education Dates  

Autumn 8 September 2014 - 19 December 2014 (Primary & Secondary)
Christmas Break 20 December 2013 - 4 January 2014 (Primary)
  20 December 2013 - 7 January 2014 (Secondary)
Spring 5 January 2015 - 27 March 2015 (Primary)
  6 January 2014 - 27 March 2015 (Secondary)
Easter Break 28 March 2015 - 12 April 2015
Summer 13 April 2015 - 26 June 2015 (Secondary)
  13 April 2015 - 1 July 2015 (Primary)

2014-2015 Rehabilitation Sciences Dates  

Autumn Semester 22 September 2014 - 12 December 2014 (Years 1,2 & 3)
Christmas Break 13 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Spring Semester 5 January 2015 - 10 July 2015 (Years 1 & 2)
  5 January 2015 - 19 June 2015 (Year 3)
Easter Break 28 March - 19 April (Years 1, 2 & 3)

2014-2015 Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MB/BS) Dates  

Year 1 (32 weeks)  
Module 1 15 September 2014 - 22 January 2015
Christmas Break 13 December 2014 – 11 January 2015
Module 2 23 January 2015 - 29 May 2015
Easter Break 23 March 2015 - 12 April 2015
Integrative Period 1 June 2015 - 12 June 2015
   
Year 2 (39 weeks)  
Rotation 1 15 September 2014 - 8 December 2014
Rotation 2 9 December 2014 - 23 March 2015
Christmas Break 20 December 2014 - 11 January 2015
Rotation 3 14 April 2015 - 6 July 2015
Easter Break 23 March 2015 - 13 April 2015
Integrative Period 7 July 2015 - 27 July 2015
   
Year 3 (39 weeks)  
Rotation 1 17 September 2014 - 10 December 2014
Rotation 2 11 December 2014 - 25 March 2015
Christmas Break 18 December 2014 - 8 January 2015
Rotation 3 16 March 2015 - 8 July 2014
Easter Break

26 March 2015 - 15 April 2015

Integrative Period 9 July 2015 - 29 July 2015
   
Year 4 (39 weeks)  
Rotation 1 16 September 2014 - 9 December 2014
Christmas Break 17 December 2014 - 6 January 2015
Rotation 2

10 December 2014 - 24 March 2015

Rotation 3 25 March 2015 - 30 June 2015
Easter Break 31 March 2015 - 12 April 2015
Integrative Period 1 July 2015 - 19 July 2015
Elective/Module 12 20 July 2015 - 14 August 2015
   
Year 5 (33 weeks)  
Introductory Weeks 15 September 2014 - 19 September 2014
Rotation 1 22 September 2014 - 28 November 2014
Rotation 2 1 December 2014 - 20 February 2015
Christmas Break 20 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Final Integrative Period 23 February 2015 - 27 March 2015
Easter Break 28 March 2015 - 17 April 2015
Elective (UK) 20 April 2015 - 29 May 2015

2014-2015 School of Nursing Sciences Dates  

Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes – September 2012 intake

Semester 1 15 September 2014 - 22 February 2015
Christmas Break 22 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Semester 2 23 February 2015 - 20 September 2015
Easter Break 30 March 2015 - 12 April 2015 
Summer Break 31 August 2015 – 20 September 2015
   

Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes September 2013 intake

Semester 1 15 September 2014 - 22 February 2015
Christmas Break 22 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Semester 2 23 February 2015 to 13 September 2015
Easter Break 30 March 2015 - 12 April 2015
Summer Break 24 August 2015 - 13 September 2015
   

Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes September 2014 intake

Semester 1 22 September 2014 - 22 February 2015
Christmas Break 22 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Semester 2 23 February 2015 - 13 September 2015
Easter Break 30 March 2015 - 12 April 2015
Summer Break 24 August 2015 - 13 September 2015
   

Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes January 2013 intake

Semester 2 Year 2 9 June 2014 - 3 January 2015
Summer Break 4 August 2014 - 24 August 2014
Christmas Break 15 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Semester 1 Year 3 5 January 2015 to 7 June 2015
Break 25 May 2015 - 31 May 2015
Semester 2 Year 3 8 June 2015 - 3 January 2016
Summer Break 3 August 2015 - 23 August 2015
Christmas Break 14 December 2015  - 3 January 2016
   
Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes January 2014 intake
Semester 2 Year 1 2 June 2014 - 4 January 2015
Summer Break 4 August 2014 - 24 August 2014 
Christmas Break 15 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Semester 1 Year 2 5 January 2015 to 7 June 2015
Break 25 May 2015 - 31 May 2015
Semester 2 Year 2 8 June 2015 - 3 January 2016
Summer Break 3 August 2015 - 23 August 2015
Christmas Break 14 December 2015 - 3 January 2016
   
Pre-Registration Nursing Programmes January 2015 intake
Semester 1 Year 1 5 January 2015 - 31 May 2015
Break 25 May 2015  - 31 May 2015
Semester 2 Year 1 1 June 2015 - 3 January 2016
Break 3 August 2015 - 23 August 2015
Christmas Break 14 December 2015 - 3 January 2016
   
Pre-Registration Midwifery Programmes September 2012 intake
Semester 1 Year 3 8 September 2014 - 8 February 2015
Christmas Break 22 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Semester 2 Year 3 9 February 2015 - 6 September 2015  
Easter Break 30 March 2015 - 12 April 2015
Summer Break 17 August 2015 - 6 September 2015
   
Pre-Registration Midwifery Programme September 2013 intake
Semester 1 Year 2 8 September 2014 - 8 February 2015
Christmas Break 22 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Semester 2 Year 2 9 February 2015 - 6 September 2015
Easter Break 30 March 2015 - 12 April 2015
Summer Break 17 August 2015 - 6 September 2015
   
Pre-Registration Midwifery Programme September 2014 intake
Semester 1 Year 1 8 September 2014 - 8 February 2015
Christmas Break 22 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Semester 2 Year 1 9 February 2015 - 6 September 2015
Easter Break 30 March 2015 - 12 April 2015
Summer Break 17 August 2015 - 6 September 2015

2014-15 Operating Department Practitioner Programme Dates

Operating Department Practitioner Programme September 2013 intake 

Autumn Term 15 September 2014 - 4 January 2015
Christmas Break 22 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Semester 2 23 February 2015 - 20 September 2015
Easter Break 30 March 2015 - 12 April 2015 
Summer Break 31 August 2015 – 20 September 2015

Operating Department Practitioner Programme September 2014 intake

Autumn Term 15 September 2014 - 4 January 2015
Christmas Break 22 December 2014 - 4 January 2015
Spring Term 5 January 2015 - 26 April 2015 
Easter Break 30 March 2015 - 12 April 2015
Summer Term 27 April 2015 - 13 September 2015
Summer Break  3 August 2015 - 23 August 2015
 

For Post-Registration dates please contact School.

Download a PDF version of the 2014-2015 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.