University of Derby Term Dates

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University of Derby Term Dates

University of Derby Term Dates

University Committee Schedule and Key Dates

Academic Calendar 16-17

Academic Calendar 17-18‌ (Staff)

Academic Calendar 17-18. (Student)
Key dates for 2016-2017

September 2016
2Early Get Ahead
5-9Part time enrolment week
8-9Get Ahead
8-9Meet and Greet Airport Pick up (3)
10Welcome Day – Moving into halls
10-25Fresher’s Fortnight
12Term 1 begins (1)
12-16Induction week/teaching begins (1)
12-16Full time enrolment week (4)
 November 2016
12Buxton Graduation Ceremony
16Programme Rep Conference
24-25Derby Graduation Ceremonies
19 December – 2 January University holiday
January 2017
3Term 2 begins (1)
3-13Exam and Assessment period (2)
6Meet and Greet Airport Pick up(3)
9-13Induction/Enrolment week for January starts (4)
10 April – 21 April University holiday
April 2017
24Term 3 begins (1)
May 2017
2-12Exam and Assessment period (2)
June 2017
7-13Progress Boards(5)
14-23Resit exam period
26 June – 11 September University holiday
July 2017
1Moving out day in halls (5)
12-14Derby Graduation Ceremonies
17-21Resit board

(1) Check with your programme team for variations
(2) May include other types of assessments
(3) Free service for International Students only. Booking in advance is essiential.  Derby and Buxton dates may vary
(4) Allocated programme specific enrolment slots will be indicated in your first week schedule
(5) Also known as a Assessment Board
(6) Flamsteed Court moving out day is 16 July


The University of Derby (formerly Derby College of Art and Technology or simply Derby College) is a public university in the city of Derby, England. It traces its history back to the establishment of the Derby Diocesan Institution for the Training of Schoolmistresses in 1851 and gained university status in 1992 as one of the new universities.