In Germany, the academic year is divided into winter and summer semesters:
|Start of Semester||First Day of Classes||Last Day of Classes/Exams||Semester Ends|
|Summer Semester||1 Mar||Mid Mar||Mid July||31 Aug|
|Winter Semester||1 Sept||End Sept/|
|End Jan||28/29 Feb|
Before classes begin, the International Center hosts welcoming and orientation events. During the time between the end of classes and the end of the semester, students have a few weeks to work on e.g. longer assignments and complete any necessary examinations.
Please follow the link to find the university schedule.