Academic Calendar

Important Dates

In Germany, the academic year is divided into winter and summer semesters:

Start of SemesterFirst Day of ClassesLast Day of Classes/ExamsSemester Ends
Summer Semester1 MarMid MarMid July31 Aug
Winter Semester1 SeptEnd Sept/
Beginning Oct
End Jan28/29 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.