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Dates and deadlines

Academic year

SemesterLecturesExaminationsLecture-free period
Winter Semester 2020/21Starts: Mon, 5 October 2020 for bachelor's students in 2nd semester or higher, and for all master's students
Mon, 12 October 2020 for 1st semester bachelor's students
Ends: Fri, 29 January 2021
Mon, 1 - Fri, 19 February 2021Wed, 23 December 2020 - Wed, 6 January 2021
Summer Semester 2021Mon, 15 March - Fri, 2 July 2021Mon, 5 July - Fri, 23 July 2021

Tue, 6 April 2021

Winter Semester 2021/22Mon, 4 October 2021 - Fri, 28 January 2022Mon, 31 January - Fri, 18 February 2022Thu, 23 December 2021 - Fri, 7 January 2022

 

Semester dates in detail

Winter Semester 2020/21

Semester begin (formal)Tuesday, 1 September 2020
Begin thesis work and internshipsTuesday, 1 September 2020
Re-enrolment for the Winter Semester 2020/21 online in the Studi-portalfrom Monday, 20 July until Tuesday, 1 September 2020
Deadline for bank transfer of semester feesSaturday, 15 August 2020

Lectures begin:

  • bachelor's students in 2nd and higher semesters, Physiotherapy 1st semester, and all master's students
  • bachelor's students in 1st semester
 

 

Monday, 5 October 2020

Tuesday, 13 October 2020

Freshers Programme for all 1st semester studentsMonday, 12 October 2020
Registration for resits, electives, additional courses and mandatory courses taken ahead of schedulefrom Montag, 26 October until Tuesday, 3 November 2020
Submission of corrected teaching load lists and electivesby Friday, 23 October 2020
Submission of examinations dates to Examinations Officeby Friday, 6 November 2020
Examination dates posted at the Examinations Officeuntil Monday, 7 December 2020
Submission of list of Electives to Deansby Friday, 22 January 2021
Lectures end Winter Semester 2020/21Friday, 29 January 2021
Examination period1 - 19 February 2021 (without a break for Fasnacht)

Submission of grades to Examinations Office

  • from 1st and 2nd examination weeks
  • from 3rd examination week
 

 

by Friday, 19 February 2021
by Monday, 22 February 2021

Semester breaksWednesday, 23 December 2020 until Tuesday, 5 January 2021
Lecture-free period20 February - 14 March, 2021
Semester end (formal)Sunday, 28 February 2021

Summer Semester 2021

These dates are provisional and are subject to change.

Semester begin (formal)Monday, 1 March 2021
Re-enrollment for Summer Semester 2021 online in the Studi-PortalMonday, 1 February — Monday, 1 March 2021
Deadline for bank transfer of semester feesMonday, 15 February 2021
Enrollment of new studentsMonday, 1 — Tuesday, 9 March 2021
Freshers Programme for 1st semester studentsMonday, 15 March

Lectures begin

Monday, 15 March 2021

Registration for resits, electives, additional courses and mandatory courses taken ahead of scheduleTuesday, 6 — Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Submission of corrected teaching load lists and electivesBy Thursday, 1 April 2021
Submission of examination dates to Examinations OfficeBy Friday, 16 April 2021
Examination Dates posted at Examinations OfficeUntil Monday, 17 May 2021
Submission of list of electives to deansBy Friday, 25 June 2021
Lectures endFriday, 2 July 2021
Examination periodMonday, 5 July — Friday 23 July 2021

Submission of grades to Examinations Office

  • From 1st and 2nd weeks of examinations
  • From 3rd week of examinations
 
 
  • By Friday, 23 July 2021
  • By Monday, 30 July 2021
 
Semester breakTuesday, 6 April 2021 (after Easter)
Re-enrollment for Winter Semester online in Studi-PortalMonday, 5 July — Wednesday, 1 September 2021
Semester end (formal)Tuesday, 31 August 2021

Winter Semester 2021/22

 These dates are provisional and are subject to change.

Semester begin (formal)Wednesday, 1 September 2021
Re-enrolment for the Winter Semester online in the Studi-portalfrom Monday, 5 July until Wednesday 1 September 2021
Freshers Programme for 1st semester studentsMonday, 4 October and Tuesday, 5 October 2021

Lectures begin:

  • 2nd semester and higher
  • 1st semester TUT
  • 1st semester VS and Fu
 


Monday, 4 October 2021
Tuesday 5 October 2021
Wednesday, 6 October 2021
Lectures endFriday, 28 January 2022
Examination periodfrom Monday, 31 January until Friday, 18 February 2022
Semester breakThursday, 23 December 2021 until Friday, 7 January 2022
Semester end (formal)Monday, 28 February 2022

Summer Semester 2022

Semester begin (formal)Tuesday, 1 March 2022
Freshers Programme for 1st semester studentsMonday, 14 March 2022

Lectures begin:

  • 2nd semester and higher
  • 1st semester
 
Monday, 14 March 2022
Tuesday, 15 March 2022
Lectures endFriday, 1 July 2022
Examination periodfrom Monday, 4 July until Friday 22 July 2022
Semester breaksTuesday, 19 April 2022 (after Easter)
Tuesday, 7 June until Saturday, 11 June 2022 (Whitsun)
Semester end (formal)Wednesday, 31 August 2022

School holidays in Baden-Württemberg

Year   

Easter   Whitsun   Summer   Half-term/Fall

Christmas

20206 - 18 Apr2 - 13 Jun30 Jul - 12 Sep26 - 30 Oct23 Dec - 9 Jan
20216 - 10 Apr25 May - 5 Jun29 Jul - 11 Sep2 - 6 Nov23 Dec - 8 Jan
202219 - 23 Apr7 - 18 Jun28 Jul - 10 Sep2 - 4 Nov21 Dec - 7 Jan
202311 - 15 Apr30 May - 9 Jun27 Jul - 9 Sep  

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