Heriot Watt University Holidays

Heriot Watt University Holidays

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Semester dates for our UK, Dubai and Malaysia campuses are listed here and you can find dates for enrolment, teaching, holidays, examination and graduation. Please note the campus holidays or ‘buildings closed’ days for each campus.

UK Campus session dates for 2016/17 and 2017/18

 

2016/17 DATESACTIVITY
5 – 9 September 2016Welcome Week
12 September – 2 December 2016Semester 1 teaching
5 – 16 December 2016Semester 1 exams
19 December 2016 – 6 January 2017Semester 1 break
9 January – 31 March 2017Semester 2 teaching
3 – 21 April 2017 (Easter: 16 April)Semester 2 break
24 April – 19 May 2017Semester 2 exams
22 May – 11 August 2017Dissertation work / Revision
16 June 2017 (Scottish Borders Campus)Graduations
20 – 23 June 2017 (Edinburgh Campus)Graduations
3 – 11 August 2017Resits
14 – 15 November 2017Graduations

November graduations 2016

  • 17 – 18 November 2016

UK campus holidays 2016/17

The University buildings – except for student halls of residences – will be closed on:

  • 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 December 2016
  • 2 and 3 January 2017
  • 14 April 2017*
  • 17 April 2017*

* Edinburgh Campus Library will be open on these days.

Other buildings closed days to be confirmed

2017/18 DATESACTIVITY
4 – 8 September 2017Welcome Week
11 September – 1 December 2017Semester 1 teaching
4 – 15 December 2017Semester 1 exams
18 December 2017 – 5 January 2018Semester 1 break
8 January – 29 March 2018Semester 2 teaching
30 March – 20 April 2018 (Easter: 1 April)Semester 2 break
23 April – 18 May 2018Semester 2 exams
21 May – 10 August 2018Dissertation work / Revision
15 June 2018 (Scottish Borders Campus)Graduations
19 – 22 June 2018 (Edinburgh Campus)Graduations
2 – 10 August 2018Resits
15 – 16 November 2018Graduations

Heriot Watt University Holidays

UK campus holidays 2017/18

The University buildings – except for student halls of residences – will be closed on:

  • 30 March 2018
  • 2 April 2018

Other buildings closed days to be confirmed

Dubai Campus session dates for 2016/17