Cardiff University Holidays

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Cardiff University Holidays

Examination periodMonday 9 January 2017Friday 20 January 2017
Spring semesterMonday 23 January 2017Friday 9 June 2017
Easter recessSaturday 8 April 2017Sunday 30 April 2017
Examination periodMonday 8 May 2017Friday 9 June 2017
Resit examination weekMonday 14 August 2017Friday 25 August 2017

Alternative semester dates

Non-modular, postgraduate and health-related programmes may have different semester dates:

Non-modulular or non-semesterised programmes

Students pursuing non-modular programmes or non-semesterised programmes will be informed of the term dates by their Head of School.

Health-related programmes

Health-related programmes may have extended session dates for all or part of the programme. These vary according to the individual programme being pursued. Your School will notify you of the details.

Postgraduate programmes

Example programmes

We have two example programmes for you to use as a template to build your study abroad programme.

If you need assistance or any suggestions to help build your programme, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Fall semester

SE2289Jane Austen in Context10
SE2202Introduction to Old English10
SE2204Shakespeare’s Comedies10
EU4401British Politics10
HS1187Britain and the 1st World War10
HS1006Early Modern England and Wales10
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Spring semester

We welcome students to study science-based subjects. In most of the science-focused Academic Schools you will have to study in the Spring semester.

BI3110Assessing the Environment20
EA2010Igneous and Metamorphic Geology20
BI1115Ecology10
EA2015Geological Resources10
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