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

17 September 2018 - Lessons begin for all courses
14 December 2018 - Lessons end for all courses
17 December 2018 – 8 February 2019 - Winter exam period
24 December 2018 – 4 January 2019 - Winter break

2° SEMESTER

18 February 2019 - Lessons begin for all courses
• 18 Aprile 2019 - 24 April 2019 - Easter break
• 31 May 2019 - Lessons end for all courses
3 June – 12 July 2019 - Summer exam period
2 – 13 September 2019 - Autumn exam period (1 session)

GRADUATION SESSIONS – UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

8 October 2018 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
11 February 2019 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
18 March 2019 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
18 July 2019 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
7 October 2019 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses

GRADUATION SESSIONS – GRADUATE PROGRAMMES

16 October 2018 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
14 December 2018 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
11 March 2019 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
8 July 2019 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses
14 October 2019 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses