AUC's academic calendar

AUC's academic year runs parallel with that of the VU Amsterdam and the University of Amsterdam.

Academic Year 2016-2017

The Introduction Week will take place from 29 August to 2 September 2016.

The autumn 2016 semester is 20 weeks long, divided into a 16-week period (5 September 2016 to 23 December 2016) and 4-week period (9 January 2017 to 3 February 2017). 

The spring 2017 semester is also 20 weeks long, divided into a 16-week period (6 February 2017 to 2 June 2017) and 4-week period (6 June 2017 to 5 June 2017 to 30 June 2017).

For information on holidays and building closures for the 2016-2017 Academic Year (including the dates of the Spring Break), please see the PDF below. 

Future academic years

AUC's academic year will continue to run parallel with that of the VU Amsterdam and the University of Amsterdam for the coming years. However, the Spring Break will be determined on a per year basis. You can find the start and end dates of the academic semesters for the years to come below. 

Academic Year 2017-2018 (tentative)

The autumn 2017 semester is 20 weeks long, divided into a 16-week period (4 September 2017 to 22 December 2017) and 4-week period (8 January 2018 to 2 February 2018). 

The spring 2018 semester is also 20 weeks long, divided into a 16-week period (5 February 2018 to 1 June 2018) and 4-week period (4 June 2018 to 29 June 2018).

Published by  Amsterdam University College

20 September 2016