University of Bath Term Dates

University of Bath Term Dates

University of Bath

University of Bath Term Dates 2016-17

These are the dates for the academic year 2016-17.

View the full official academic year calendar for all academic dates, including examinations.

Semester 1

Event Dates
New student arrivals Saturday 24 September 2016 – Sunday 25 September 2016
Induction and Freshers’ Week Monday 26 September 2016 – Sunday 2 October 2016
Semester 1 Monday 3 October 2016 – Friday 16 December 2016
Semester 1 vacation Monday 19 December 2016 – Friday 6 January 2017
Semester 1 Monday 9 January 2017 – Friday 27 January 2017

Semester 2

Event Dates
Semester 2 Monday 6 February 2017 – Friday 7 April 2017
Semester 2 vacation Monday 10 April 2017 – Friday 21 April 2017
Semester 2 Monday 24 April 2017 – Friday 2 June 2017

Our values

We have established ourselves as a top ten UK university with a reputation for research and teaching excellence. Our community is characterised by its culture of high achievement, enterprise and creativity.

Our values are evidenced in our commitment to:

Prized attributes

The attributes that our community prizes are:

The determination to excel: proactive in positioning ourselves for future excellence and success, ambitious in our goals, and united in our drive to achieve greater international prominence and higher standards.

An enterprising approach: encouraging creativity and entrepreneurship across the community, researching new ways to meet global challenges, developing problem-solving and enterprise skills, and introducing more effective business processes.

An international perspective: attracting the best staff and students from around the world, placing research and teaching in an international context and forming strategic alliances with leading international partners.

A supportive culture: creating a welcoming, inclusive campus community that values the individual and supports the realisation of their potential.

A collaborative style of working: pursuing research and teaching in partnership with business, the professions, the public sector, the voluntary sector and other partners.