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Academic Calendar 2019-20

An academic year consists of two semesters. Each semester is divided into two blocks (a+b). Each block finishes with an exam period.

Semester 1:

2 September 2019 – 31 January 2020

Expected arrival date: end of August
Orientation* + start of classes: week of 2 September
Exams block 1a: 28 October – 8 November
Exams block 1b: 13 – 24 January
Resits block 1a: 20 31 January
Resits block 1b: 30 March – 9 April

*The University of Groningen Welcome Ceremony for international students takes place in the week of 26 August 2019.

Semester 2:

3 February 2020 – 10 July 2020

Expected arrival date: end of January
Orientation: week of 27 January
Start of classes: 3 February
Exams block 2a: 23 March – 3 April
Exams block 2b: 8 – 19 June
Resits block 2a: 15 – 26 June
Resits block 2b: 29 June – 10 July

Last modified:05 April 2019 11.32 a.m.