Academic calendar 2017-2018

(for all programmes available)



ORGANISATION OF THE ACADEMIC YEAR

a) SEMESTERS
The University's academic year is divided into two semesters. Lessons and exams are held from Monday to Friday (in Imperia these are also held on Saturday mornings).

b) LESSONS
• of courses with 6 ECTS credits (48 hours and 36 hours for the Bachelor’s in Management Tourism Sciences of Imperia) are delivered on a 4 hours per week basis for all courses for a total of 12 weeks;
• of courses with 9 ECTS credits (72 hours and 54 hours for the Bachelor’s in Management Tourism Sciences of Imperia) are delivered on a 6 hours per week basis for all courses for a total of 12 weeks.

c) EXAMS:
for all courses:
• 4 exam sessions during the exam period at the end of the semester in which lessons for the course were held;
• 2 exam sessions during the exam period at the end of the semester in which lessons for the course were not held;
• 1 exam session during the autumn exam period.


ACADEMIC CALENDAR

1° SEMESTER

18 September 2017 - Lessons begin for all courses
15 December 2017 - Lessons end for all courses
18 December 2017 – 23 February 2018 - Winter exam period
23 December 2017 – 5 January 2018 - Winter break

2° SEMESTER

26 February 2018 - Lessons begin for all courses
29 March 2018 - 4 April 2018 - Easter break
1 June 2018 - Lessons end for all courses
4 June – 27 July 2018 - Summer exam period
3 – 14 September 2018 - Autumn exam period (1 session)


GRADUATION SESSIONS – UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

25 September 2017 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
6 February 2018 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
15 March 2018 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
16 July 2018 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
24 September 2018 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses

GRADUATION SESSIONS – GRADUATE PROGRAMMES

5 October 2017 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
14 December 2017 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
5 March 2018 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
9 July 2018 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
8 October 2018 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses