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2017 Academic Calendar

 The University reserves the right to amend proposed dates and teaching period structures as required from time to time.

Semester 1

 Week

 Date

 Teaching activity

 1  27 Feb - 3 Mar  Teaching
 2  6 - 10 Mar  Teaching
 3  13 - 17 Mar  Teaching
 4  20 - 24 Mar  Teaching
 5  27 - 31 Mar  Teaching
 6  3 - 7 Apr  Teaching
 7  10 - 14 Apr  Recess
 8  17 - 21 Apr  Recess
 9  24 - 28 Apr  Teaching
 10  1 - 5 May  Teaching
 11  8 - 12 May  Teaching
 12  15 - 19 May  Teaching
 13  22 - 26 May  Teaching
 14  29 May - 2 Jun  Teaching
 15  5 -9 Jun  Teaching
 16  12 - 16 Jun  Exams (exam period 12-23 June)
 17  19 - 23 Jun  Exams (exam period 12-23 June)
 18  26 - 30 Jun  Recess
 19  3 - 7 Jul  Recess

Semester 2

 Week  Date  Teaching activity
 20  10 - 14 Jul  Teaching
 21  17 - 21 Jul  Teaching
 22  24 - 28 Jul  Teaching
 23  31 Jul - 4 Aug  Teaching
 24  7 - 11 Aug  Teaching
 25  14 - 18 Aug  Teaching
 26  21 - 25 Aug  Teaching
 27  28 Aug - 1 Sep  Teaching
 28  4 - 8 Sep  Teaching
 29  11 - 15 Sep  Teaching
 30  18 - 22 Sep  Recess
 31  25 - 29 Sep  Recess
 32  2 - 6 Oct  Teaching
 33  9 - 13 Oct  Teaching
 34  16 - 20 Oct  Teaching
 35  23 - 27 Oct  Exams
 36  30 Oct - 3 Nov  Exams
 37  6 -10 Nov  Recess

Semester 3

 Week  Date  Teaching activity
 38  13 - 17 Nov  Teaching
 39  20 - 24 Nov  Teaching
 40  27 Nov - 1 Dec  Teaching
 41  4 - 8 Dec  Teaching
 42  11 - 15 Dec  Teaching
 43  18 - 22 Dec  Teaching
 44  25 - 29 Dec  Recess
 45  1 - 5 Jan  Teaching
 46  8 - 12 Jan  Teaching
 47  15 - 19 Jan  Teaching
 48  22 - 26 Jan  Teaching
 49  29 Jan - 2 Feb  Exams
 50  5 - 9 Feb  Exams
 51  12 - 16 Feb  Recess
 52  19 - 23 Feb  Recess

 

Semester 6 (For students studying with Irkutsk Russia; ZUCC China; ZUST China; FENU Russia only.)1,2

 Week Date Teaching Activity
1 28 Aug - 1 Sep  Teaching
2  4 - 8 Aug Teaching
3 11 - 15 Sept Teaching
4 18 - 22 Sep Teaching
 25 - 29 Sep Recess
5 2 - 6 Oct Teaching
6 9 - 13 Oct Teaching 
7 16 - 20 Oct Teaching
8 23 - 27 Oct  Teaching 
9 30 Oct - 3 Nov Teaching
10 6 - 10 Nov  Teaching 
11 13 - 17 Nov Teaching
12 20 - 24 Nov Teaching 
13 27 Nov - 1 Dec  Teaching 

4 - 8 Dec  Exams 
  11 - 15 Dec  Exams 
  18 - 22 Dec  Recess
  25 - 29 Dec Recess

 

Northern Hemisphere partners (Irkutsk, Russia, ZUCC China; ZUST China; FENU Russia;) will use Semester 1 and Semester 6. As current arrangement stand, no other students expect as mentioned above will enrol in Semester 6. Semester 6 is not suitable to be used to enrol domestic students nor is it suitable for direct intentional students, as this semester has not been set up to invoice students individually. 

This calendar will apply to all USQ programs, including Foundation Studies and other non-award programs (for these Northern Hemisphere partners only).