Winter Semester 2016/17

Official start of semester:
Thursday, 01 September 2016

Lectures end:Friday, 27 January 2017

Exam period:
Monday, 30 January – Friday, 17 February 2017

Official end of semester:
Tuesday, 28 February 2017

IMPORTANT DEADLINES

Re-enrollment for Winter Semester 2016/17 with Examinations Office (Prüfungsamt):
Monday, 04 July – Thursday, 01 September 2016

Re-enrollment for Summer Semester 2017 with Examinations Office (Prüfungsamt):
Monday, 30 January – Monday, 01 March 2017

Faculty Deadlines

Submission of list of electives to deans
By Friday 20 January 2017

Submission of examination grades to Examinations Office
Grades from 1 and 2 examinations weeks: at latest by Monday 13 February 2017
Grades from 3 examination week: at latest by Friday 20 February 2017

Summer Semester 2017

Official start of semester:
Wednesday, 01 March 2017

1st Semester Welcome Sessions: Monday, 13 March 2017
Schwenningen Campus: 8.00am
Furtwangen Campus: 10.30am
Tuttlingen Campus: 2.00pm

1st semester student orientation sessions:
Monday, 13 March & Tuesday, 14 March 2017
Tuttlingen: Monday, 13 March 2017 only

Lectures begin:
Second semester or higher: Monday, 13 March 2017
First semester Furtwangen & Schwenningen: Wednesday, 15 March 2017
First semester Tuttlingen: Tuesday, 14 March 2017

Lectures end:
Friday, 30 June 2017

Exam period:
Monday, 03 July – Friday, 21 July 2017

Semester break:
Tuesday, 18 April 2017 (following long Easter weekend)
Tuesday, 06 June - Friday, 09 June 2017 (following long Whitsun weekend)

Official end of semester:
Thursday, 31 August 2017

IMPORTANT DEADLINES

Re-enrollment for Summer Semester 2017 with Examinations Office (Prüfungsamt):
Monday, 30 January – Wednesday, 01 March 2017

Re-enrollment for Winter Semester 2017/18 with Examinations Office (Prüfungsamt):
Monday, 03 July – Friday, 01 September 2017

Registration for resits, required electives, supplementary courses and courses taken ahead of schedule
Monday, 03 April - Monday, 10 April 2017

Please note: by registration for language courses, lab experiments, block seminars, etc., other regulations and earlier deadlines apply.

Examination dates posted at Examinations Office
Until Monday, 15 May 2017

Faculty Deadlines

Submission of list of lecturers and electives
Friday, 31 March 2017

Submission of examination dates to Examinations Office
Thursday, 13 April 2017

Submission of list of electives to deans
By Friday, 23 June 2017

Submission of examination grades to Examinations Office
Grades from 1 and 2 examinations weeks: at latest by Friday, 21 July 2017
Grades from 3 examination week: at latest by Friday 28 July 2017

Winter Semester 2017/18

Official start of semester:
Friday, 01 September 2017

1st semester student orientation sessions:
Wednesday, 04 October & Thursday, 05 October 2017

Lectures begin:
Second semester or higher: Wednesday, 04 October 2017
First semester: Friday, 06 October 2017

Lectures end:
Friday, 26 January 2018

Exam period:
Monday, 29 January – Wednesday, 07 February 2018, and Thursday, 15 February - Friday, 23 February 2018 (Break in exam period from Thursday 08 - Wednesday 14 February, 2018 for carnival)

Semester break:
Christmas: Friday, 22 December 2017 – Friday, 05 January 2018
 
Official end of semester:
Tuesday, 28 February 2018

Summer Semester 2018

Official start of semester:
Wednesday, 01 March 2018

1st semester student orientation sessions:
Monday, 19 March & Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Lectures begin:
Second semester or higher: Monday, 19 March 2018
First semester: Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Lectures end:

Friday, 06 July 2018

Exam period:
Monday, 09 July – Friday, 27 July 2018

Semester break:
Tuesday, 03 April 2018 (following long Easter weekend)
Tuesday, 22 May - Friday, 25 May 2018 (following long Whitsun weekend)

Official end of semester:
Thursday, 31 August 2018

Winter Semester 2018/19

Official start of semester:
Saturday, 01 September 2018

1st semester student orientation sessions:
Monday, 01 October & Tuesday, 02 October 2018

Lectures begin:
Second semester or higher: Monday, 01 October 2018
First semester Tuttlingen: Tuesday, 02 October 2018
First semester Furtwangen & Schwenningen: Thursday, 04 October 2018

Lectures end:
Friday, 25 January 2019

Exam period:
Monday, 28 January – Friday, 15 February 2019

Semester break:
Christmas: Monday, 24 December 2018 – Friday, 04 January 2019
 
Official end of semester:
Thursday, 28 February 2019

Summer Semester 2019

Official start of semester:
Friday, 01 March 2019

1st semester student orientation sessions:
Monday, 18 March & Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Lectures begin:
Second semester or higher: Monday, 18 March 2019
First semester TUT: Tuesday, 19 March 2019
First semester VS and Fu: Wednesday, 20 March 2019

Lectures end:

Friday, 05 July 2019

Exam period:
Monday, 08 July – Friday, 26 July 2019

Semester break:
Tuesday, 23 April 2019 (following long Easter weekend)
Tuesday, 11 June - Friday, 14 June 2019 (following long Whitsun weekend)

Official end of semester:
Saturday, 31 August 2019

Baden-Württemberg school holidays

YearEasterWhitsunSummerHalf-term/Fall breakChristmas
201710 - 21.46 - 16.627.7 - 9.930.10 - 3.1122.12 - 5.1
201826.3 - 6.422.5 - 2.626.7 - 8.929.10 - 2.1124.12 - 5.1
201915 - 27.411 - 21.629.7 - 10.928 - 30.1023.12 - 4.1
20206 - 18.42 - 13.630.7 - 12.9

Not listed - additional holidays set by individual schools