University Calendar 2020/2021

Trimester A

  Start date End date Duration
International Orientation 11 Sept 2020 13 Sept 2020 3 days
Induction 14 Sept 2020 18 Sept 2020 1 week
Teaching 21 Sept 2020 11 Dec 2020 11 weeks + 3 days
Study Period 14 Dec 2020 18 Dec 2020 1 week
Trimester A Exams 06 Jan 2021 15 Jan 2021 1 week + 3 days
Inter-Trimester Break 18 Jan 2021 22 Jan 2021 1 week

Trimester B

  Start date End date Duration
Induction 18 Jan 2021 22 Jan 2021 1 week
Teaching 25 Jan 2021 16 Apr 2021 11 weeks + 3 days
Study Week 19 Apr 2021 23 Apr 2021 5 days
Trimester B Exam Diet 26 Apr 2021 12 May 2021 2 weeks + 2 days
Inter-Trimester Break 13 May 2021 14 May 2021 1 week + 2 days

Trimester C*

  Start date End date Duration
Teaching 17 May 2021 30 Jul 2021 10 weeks + 3 days
Study Week 02 Aug 2021 06 Aug 2021  
Exam Diet 09 Aug 2021 20 Aug 2021 2 weeks
Inter-Trimester Break 23 Aug 2021 03 Sept 2021  

*Undergraduate Programmes do not normally have any teaching during this Trimester.  Please check Programme Handbook for exceptions 

Graduation

Winter Ceremonies
Glasgow 24 and 25 Nov 2020
London 04 Nov 2020

 

Summer Ceremonies
Glasgow 30 June/1-2 July 2021

 

Publication of Module Marks and Assessment Board Meetings

 

Trimester A
Internal Process for confirming module marks within ISIS 10 Feb 2021
Module Marks communicated to Students by 15 Feb 2021
Trimester B - for programmes graduating at the Summer Ceremonies
Internal process for confirming module marks within ISIS 28 May 2021
Deadline by which Assessment Boards must have met 04 June 2021
Assessment Board results to be communicated to students by 10 June 2021
Trimester C
Internal process for confirming module marks within ISIS 27 Aug 2021
Deadline by which Assessment Boards must have met 03 Sept 2021
Assessment Board results to be communicated to students by 13 Sept 2021
Taught Postgraduate
Assessment Boards (Final Masters awards) must be held by 08 Oct 2021
Assessment Board results to be communicated to students by 14 Oct 2021

Statutory Holidays - All Campuses unless otherwise specified

September Weekend 27 Sept 2020 Glasgow Academic Only
September Weekend 28 Sept 2020 Glasgow Only
Christmas Day 25 Dec 2020  
Boxing Day 26 Dec 2020  
New Years Day 01 Jan 2021  
2nd January 04 Jan 2021 Glasgow Only
Good Friday 02 Apr 2021  
Easter Monday 05 Apr 2021  
Early May bank holiday 03 May 2021  
Spring bank holiday 31 May 2021  
Glasgow Fair 19 July 2021 Glasgow Only
Summer bank holiday 30 Aug 2021 London Only