University Of Edinburgh Open Days

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University Of Edinburgh Open Days

Key dates within the 2016/17 session to support the academic administrative cycle

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2016-17 Key Dates v3 (108.63 KB PDF)

Semester 1

Week W/Beginning Activities
Welcome Week 2016/7 12 Sep 2016 Welcome Week (begins 10th September);Deadline for communication of progression decisions to students (following outcome of resit diet)
01. 19 Sep 2016 Start of Teaching
02. 26 Sep 2016 Graduation application open for winter ceremony attendance
03. 03 Oct 2016 Cancel new students with no matriculation action (excluding PTUS, Research and ODL students);Cancel courses for new and continuing students who have not had attendance confirmed
04. 10 Oct 2016
05. 17 Oct 2016
06. 24 Oct 2016 Cancel or withdraw students who have failed to complete matriculation (excluding PTUS, Research and ODL students)Census point 24th-28th

Thursday 27th October: Exam timetable published

07. 31 Oct 2016 Friday 4th November at noon: Deadline for publication of PGT awards for winter graduation ceremonies by Schools
08. 07 Nov 2016
09. 14 Nov 2016
10. 21 Nov 2016 23rd-29th November Graduations
11. 28 Nov 2016 23rd-29th November Graduations
12. 5 Dec 2016 8th-21st December Exams
13. 12 Dec 2016 8th-21st December Exams
14. 19 Dec 2016 8th-21st December Exams
15. 26 Dec 2016 22nd December: 2016/7 Winter vacation begins
16. 02 Jan 2017 2017 Winter vacation

Semester 2

Week W/Beginning Activity
Welcome Week Semester 2 09 Jan 2017 11th – 15th – Welcome for students commencing studies in January
18. 16 Jan 2017 Start of Teaching
19. 23 Jan 2017 Annual Data check via bulk email to students to check details held within record are accurate23rd – 27th – Tier 4 Census Point 2

Curriculum rollover (courses/DPTs)

Cancel courses for new and continuing students who have not had attendance confirmed

20. 30 Jan 2017 Wednesday 1st February: Semester 1 post-Board ratified course results entered into EUCLID by 5pm.
21. 06 Feb 2017 Cancellation of students who have not started matriculation (excluding PTUS, Research, ODL).
22. 13 Feb 2017 17th February: DPS Rollover
23. 20 Feb 2017 Graduation ceremonies allocated to taught students in EUCLID
24. 27 Feb 2017
25. 06 Mar 2017 Exam timetable published
26. 13 Mar 2017
27. 20 Mar 2017
28. 27 Mar 2017 End March – Graduation application form opens
29. 03 Apr 2017 3rd April: Publish DRPS
30. 10 Apr 2017 10th – 21st – Spring vacation
31. 17 Apr 2017 10th – 21st – Spring vacation
32. 24 Apr 2017 Exam revision
33. 01 May 2017 1st – 26th – Examinations
34. 08 May 2017
35. 15 May 2017
36. 22 May 2017 26th: Examinations end
37. 29 May 2017 Wednesday 31 May: Graduation application deadline for students wishing to attend a summer ceremony
38. 05 Jun 2017 Friday 9th June: Ratified marks for Honours courses available in EUCLID following course boards (excluding MBChB and BVM&S)
39. 12 Jun 2017 Tuesday 13th and Wednesday 14th June: Joint Programme Board Dates (Honours)Friday 16th June: Noon deadline for publication of awards and course marks for all students who are planning to graduate in Summer 2017 (excluding MBChB and BVM&S)
40. 19 Jun 2017 23rd – Ratified marks for non-Honours and PGT courses available in system following course boards.

Noon deadline for publication of MBChB and BVM&S awards and course marks.

41. 26 Jun 2017 Graduation dates 30th June – 8th July
42. 03 Jul 2017 Graduation dates 30th June – 8th JulyTue 4th: Communication of progression decisions and course marks for all continuing students (UG & PGT).
43. 10 Jul 2017 Student rollover into new academic session
44. 17 Jul 2017 Publication of Examination timetable – date still TBC
45. 24 Jul 2017 Publication of Examination timetable – date still TBC
46. 31 Jul 2017 1st August: Academic Year 2017/18 begins
47. 07 Aug 2017 Resit Exams Diet begins
48. 14 Aug 2017 19th August – Resit Exams Diet ends
49. 21 Aug 2017 25th August – Deadline for Resit Exam Boards to meet
50. 28 Aug 2017 1st September – Resit course results uploaded to EUCLID
51. 04 Sep 2017
52. 11 Sep 2017 Welcome Week – Deadline for communication of progression decisions to students (following outcome of Resit Exams Diet)