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Page: /study/academic-calendar/
Date: 02.07.2020, 17:26Clock

Academic Calendar

The academic year at Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences is divided into two semesters (winter and summer), each lasting 15 weeks plus two examination periods in each semester.

The winter semester starts on September 1st and ends on February 28th

The summer semester starts on March 1st and ends on August 31st

Lecture Periods

In the winter semester lectures start at the end of September.

In the summer semester lectures start at the end of March.

Semester dates

Spring Semester 2020
Official Start of Semester  01.03.2020
Arrival Week for Incoming Students09.03.  – 13.03.2020
Welcome Week for International Students16.03. – 20.03.2020
Start of Lectures  23.03.2020
End of Lectures 03.07.2020
Exam Period  06.07. - 24.07.2020

Winter Semester 2020 / 2021
Official Start of Semester 01.09.2020
Arrival Week for Incoming Students14.09.  – 18.09.2020
Welcome Week for Incoming Students21.09. – 25.09.2020
Start of Lectures28.09.2020
End of Lectures 22.01.2021
Exam Period 25.01. – 12.02.2021