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2017

20 & 21 September Arrival days for International students

20 – 24 September International Orientation and Discovery Week

22 September International Welcome Reception

23 & 24 September Home students arrival days

25 September Start of Autumn semester

29 October End of British Summer Time (BST) clocks go back one hour at 2am

5 November Guy Fawkes Night

15 December End of Autumn semester

23 December – 2 January 2017 University closed

25 December Christmas Day (public holiday)

26 December Boxing Day (public holiday)

2018

1 January New Year’s Day (public holiday)

10 January Arrival day for International students (January intake)

11 & 12 January Orientation programme for new International students

15 January Start of Spring semester

25 March British Summer Time (BST) begins clocks go forward one hour at 2am

17 March – 15 April Easter break

29 March – 3 April University closed

30 March Good Friday (public holiday)

1 April Easter Sunday

2 April Easter Monday (public holiday)

7 May Early May bank holiday

18 May End of Spring semester

21 May – 15 June Assessment period

28 May Spring bank holiday

15 June End of the academic year

16 July – 20 July Graduation

27 August Late Summer bank holiday