Key dates

The academic year is divided into two semesters, which follow the approximate calendar below:

Semester One

  • starts first week in February
  • census date is 31 March
  • ends third week in June.

Semester Two

  • starts second week in July
  • census date is 31 August
  • ends second week in November.

The above information is a guide only. Some courses may not follow the above pattern of dates. Higher Degrees by Research have four research terms each year.  English Language courses have regular intakes.

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Classes can be scheduled between 8am–9pm Monday to Friday, and on Saturdays between 8am-5pm.  A number of postgraduate courses may be timetabled on weekday evenings only.