Dates and deadlines

Academic year

SemesterLecturesExaminationsLecture-free period
Winter semester 2018/19Mon, 1 Oct 2018 - Fri, 25 Jan 2019Mon, 28 Jan - Fri 15 Feb 2019Mon, 24 Dec 2018 - Fri, 4 Jan 2019
Mon, 18 Feb - Fri, 15 Mar 2019
Summer semester 2019Mon, 18 Mar - Fri, 5 Jul 2019Mon., 8 Jul - Fri., 26 Jul 2019Tue, 23 Apr 2019
Tue, 11 Jun - Fri, 14 Jun 2019
Mon, 29 Jul - Fri, 27 Sep 2019
Winter semester 2019/20Mon, 30 Sep 2019 - Fri, 24 Jan 2020Mon, 27 Jan - Fri, 12 Feb 2020Mon, 23 Dec 2019 - Fri, 4 Jan 2020

 

Semester dates

Summer semester 2018

Semester begin (formal): Wednesday, 1 March 2018

Freshers Programme for 1st semester students: Monday, 19 March and Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Lectures begin:

  • 2nd semester and higher Monday, 19 March 2018
  • 1st semester in Tuttlingen Tuesday, 20 March 2018
  • 1st semester in Fu und VS Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Lectures end: Friday, 6 July 2018

Examination period: from Monday, 9 July until Friday, 27 July 2018

Semester break:
Tuesday, 3 April 2018 (after Easter)
Tuesday, 22 May until Friday, 25 May 2018 (after Whitsun)

Semester end (formal): Thursday, 31 August 2018

Winter semester 2018/19

Semester begin (formal): Saturday, 1 September 2018

Re-enrollment for winter semester online in Studi-Portal: Monday, 9 July until Saturday, 1 September 2018

Enrollment (matriculation) of new students: Monday, 3 September until Monday, 10 September 2018

Freshers Programme for 1st semester students: Monday, 1 and Tuesday, 2 October 2018

  • Villingen-Schwenningen: Monday, 1 October 2018, 8.00am
  • Furtwangen: Montag, 1 October 2018, 10.30am
  • Tuttlingen: Montag, 1 October 2018, 2.00pm

Lectures begin:

  • 2nd semester and higher, Monday, 1 October 2018
  • 1st semester Tuttlingen Tuesday, 2 October 2018
  • 1st semester VS and Furtwangen Thursday, 4 October 2018

Registration for resits, required electives, supplementary courses and courses taken ahead of schedule: (registration for language courses, lab experiments, block seminars, etc. are subject to other regulations and earlier deadlines): Monday, 22 October until Monday, 29 October 2018

List of examination dates posted at the Examinations Office until: Monday, 3 December 2018

Lectures end: Friday, 25 January 2019

Examination period: Monday, 28 January until Friday, 15 February 2019

Semester break:
Monday, 24 December 2018 until Friday, 4 January 2019 (Christmas)

Semester end: (formal) Thursday, 28 February 2019

Re-enrollment  for summer semester online in Studi-Portal: Monday, 28. January until Friday, 1 March 2019

For faculties:

  • Submission of corrected list of lecturers and electives by Friday, 19 October 2018
  • Submission of examination dates to Examinations Office by Friday, 2. November 2018
  • Submission of list of electives to deans by Friday, 18 January 2019
  • Submission of examination grades to Examinations Office: from 1st and 2nd examination week, by Friday, 15 February 2019; from 3rd examination week, by Friday 22 February 2019

Summer semester 2019

Semester begin (formal) Friday, 1 March 2019

 

Freshers Programme for 1st semester students Monday, 18 March and Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Lectures begin
2nd semester and higher Monday, 18 March 2019
1st semester TUT Tuesday, 19 March 2019
1st semester VS and Fu Wednesday, 20 March 2019

Lectures end Friday, 5 July 2019

Examination period from Monday, 8 July until Friday, 26 July 2019

Semester break
Tuesday, 23 April 2019 (after Easter)
Tuesday, 11 June until Friday, 14 June 2019 (after Whitsun)

Semester end (formal) Saturday, 31 August 2019

Winter semester 2019/20

Semester begin (formal) Friday, 1 September 2019

 

Freshers Programme for 1st semester students Tuesday, 1 October and Wednesday, 2 October 2019

Lectures begin
2nd semester and higher Monday, 30 September 2019
1st semester TUT Wednesday, 2 October 2019
1st semester VS und Fu Friday, 4 October 2019

Lectures end Friday, 24 January 2020

Examination period from Monday, 27 January until Friday, 12 February 2020

Semester break
Monday, 23 December 2019 until Friday, 4 January 2020 (Christmas)

Semester end (formal) Saturday, 29 February 2020

Summer semester 2020

Semester begin (formal): Sunday, 1 March 2020

Freshers Programme for 1st semester students: Monday, 16 March and Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Lectures begin:

  • 2nd semester and higher Monday, 16 March 2020
  • 1st semester TUT Tuesday, 17 March 2020
  • 1st semester VS and Fu Wednesday, 18 March 2020

Lectures end: Friday, 3 July 2020

Examination period: from Monday, 6 July until Friday, 24 July 2020

Semester break:
Tuesday, 14 April 2020 (after Easter)
Tuesday, 2 June until Friday, 5 June 2020 (after Whitsun)

Semester end (formal): Monday, 31 August 2020

School holidays in Baden-Württemberg

Year   

Easter   Whitsun   Summer   Half-term/Fall

Christmas

2018    

26.3. - 6.4.22.5. - 2.6.26.7. - 8.9.29.10. - 2.11.

24.12. - 5.1.

2019    

15. - 27.4.11. - 21.6. 29.7. - 10.9. 28. - 30.10.

23.12. - 4.1.

2020    

6. - 18.4. 2. - 13.6.30.7. - 12.9.    

                
 Schools have 3 - 5 additional days of holiday at their disposal which they can take as required.