University College Birmingham Term Dates

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University College Birmingham Term Dates

Please note that the term dates listed below relate to the general teaching periods at University College Birmingham. Dates may differ for some courses and all students will recieve a timetable during induction.


Autumn Term: 20 September 2016 – 16 December 2016

(Reading Week: 24 October – 28 October 2016)

Spring Term: 9 January 2017 – 7 April 2017

Summer Term: 2 May 2017 – 23 June 2017

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Exam periods

February starters enrolment and induction

Enrolment and Induction

30th January 2017 – 3rd February 2017


Term dates


Autumn Term: 18 September 2017 – 15 December 2017

(Reading Week: 23 October 2017 – 27 October 2017)

Spring Term: 8 January 2018 – 23 March 2018

Summer Term: 16 April 2018 – 4 May 2018

Graduation Ceremonies

University College Birmingham’s Awards Ceremonies celebrate achievement in style.  Those for our Foundation Degree, Bachelors and Masters take place in the prestigious Symphony Hall at the Birmingham International Convention Centre.

The Undergraduate and Postgraduate Awards Congregations will take place on the following dates:

Graduation Ceremonies

2017: Friday 29 September

2018: Monday 17 September

Full-Time Enrolment and Induction 2017/18

Home and EU students will enrol during their induction programme on Monday 30th January at 1.30pm in room 806, Summer Row campus.  When you arrive at UCB, our Admissions department will provide you with an enrolment form to complete and verify your qualifications.

What do I need to bring to enrolment?

  • Your UCAS ID number
  • Evidence of entry qualifications
  • Student Finance England Entitlement letter
  • Student Finance England customer reference number, password and secret answer
  • Proof of identity e.g passport or driver’s license

Upon enrolling, our Finance department will check your enrolment form and establish how you will pay your tuition fees. If you are an undergraduate student and have applied for financial support from Student Finance England, they will check the details of your assessment. Postgraduate students will need to provide details of how they will pay their fees, agreeing instalment dates for example.