Academic Calendar

Find important dates such as the start of term, exams week and graduations ceremonies.

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Academic Calendar 2014-2015

Academic Calendar 2015-2016

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Semester Dates 2013 / 2014

2013

  • Monday 30 September 2013:  

 

Start of First Semester

2014

  • Friday 31 January 2014: 

 

End of First Semester

  • Monday 3 February 2014: 

 

Start of Second Semester

  • Friday 23 May 2014: 

 

End of Second Semester
(for all students except Honours students)

  • Monday 2 June 2014:
   Start of third semester (where applicable)
  • Thursday 19 June 2014: 

 

End of Second Semester
(for final year Honours students)

  • Friday 12 September 2014: 

 

End of Third Semester
(where applicable)

Semester Dates 2014 / 2015

2014

  • Monday 29 September 2014: 
  
Start of first semester

2015

  • Friday 30 January 2015: 
  
End of first semester
  • Monday 2 February 2015: 
  Start of second semester
  • Friday 1 May
  End of second semester teaching
  • Friday 22 May 2015: 
  End of second semester
(for all students except Honours students)


  • Monday 1 June 2015: 
  Start of third semester
(where applicable)

  • Thursday 18 June 2015: 
  End of second semester
(for final year Honours students)

  • Friday 11 September 2015: 
  End of third semester
(where applicable)
 

Full details are available in the Academic Calendar 2014-2015

Semester Dates 2015 / 2016

   

2015

 
  • Monday 28 September 2015

Start of first semester

2016

 
  • Friday 29 January 2016
End of first semester
  • Monday 1 February 2016
Start of second semester
  • Friday 29 April
End of second semester teaching
  • Friday 20 May 2016
End of second semester for all students except Final Year Honours students
  • Monday 30 May 2016
Start of third semester (where applicable)
  • Thursday 16 June 2016
End of second semester for Final Year Honours students
  • Friday 9 September 2016
End of third semester

Full details are available in the Academic Calendar for 2015-2016

International Students and Working During Studies

If you are under Tier 4 visa rules this information applies to you.

Term-time - 20 hours a week maximum

You are allowed to work a maximum of 20 hours a week during term-time if you are a Student/Tier 4 Student visa holder.

What is Term-Time?

If any of the following apply to you, you are considered as being in term-time and cannot work full-time:

  • You are doing any academic work or attending classes and/or lectures 
  • Preparing for exams/re-sits
  • Doing coursework
  • Writing essays or a dissertation/thesis/project

Even if there is a specified RGU vacation (such as summer/Christmas), you can only work up to 20 hrs a week if you are doing any of the above (reading week/s do not count as vacation time).

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