Semester Dates

Fall Semester 2018

Semester 1 August 2018 – 31 January 2019
Lecture period 17 September 2018 (Week 38) – 22 December 2018 (Week 51)
University holidays (no lectures): none  

Spring Semester 2019

Semester 1 February 2019 - 31 July 2019
Lecture period 18 February 2019 (Week 8) -
1 June 2019 (Week 22)
Spring break 18 April from 4pm - 28 April 2019
University holidays (no lectures)
"Sechseläuten" 8 April 2019 from 12 noon
Dies academicus 27 April 2019
Labor Day 1 May 2019
Ascension Day 29 May from 4pm and 30 May 2019
Whit Monday 10 June 2019

Fall Semester 2019

Semester 1 August 2019 - 31 January 2020
Lecture period 16 September 2019 (Week 38) -
21 December 2019 (Week 51)
University holidays (no lectures): none  

Spring Semester 2020

Semester 1 February 2020- 31 July 2020
Lecture period 17 February 2020 (Week 8) -
30 May 2020 (Week 22)
Spring break 9 April from 4pm - 19 April 2020
University holidays (no lectures)
"Sechseläuten" 20 April 2020 from 12 noon
Dies academicus 25 April 2020
Labor Day 1 May 2020
Ascension Day 20 May from 4pm and 21 May 2020
Whit Monday 1 June 2020

Fall Semester 2020

Semester 1 August 2020 - 31 January 2021
Lecture period 14 September 2020 (Week 38) -
19 December 2020 (Week 51)
University holidays (no lectures): none