Academic Calendar

The calendar for each academic year is defined in the Rector's Directive, stipulating the start dates of trimesters, the University holiday schedule, and the end date of the academic year. The calendar also indicates the period, during which students can enrol for course units provided by University of Economics and Management.

Academic year at VSEM is divided into 3 trimesters:

Autumn term: 1.9. - 31.1. (January - exam period)
Winter term: 1.1. - 30.4. (April - exam period)
Summer term: 1.4. - 30.6. (June - exam period)

AR 2016/2017:

Start of the Academic Year 2016/2017 1.9. 2016                
End of the Academic Year 2016/2017 31.8. 2017               

Autumn term

The First Meeting Erasmus+ autumn term 13.9. 2016
Start of lectures during the autumn term 15.9. 2016
End of lectures during the autumn term 9.12. 2016
Christmas holidays 23.12. 2016 - 2.1. 2017
Exam period for the autumn term 3.1. 2017 - 15.1. 2017

Winter term

The First Meeting Erasmus+ winter term 16.1. 2017
Start of lectures during the winter term 16.1. 2017
End of lectures during the winter term 31.3. 2017
Exam period for the winter term 1.4. 2017 - 30.4. 2017

Summer term

The First Meeting Erasmus+ summer term 11.4. 2017
Start of lectures during the summer term 18.4. 2017
End of lectures during the summer term 30.6. 2017
Exam period for the summer term 6.6. 2017 - 30.6. 2017
   
Summer holidays 1.7. 2017 - 31.8. 2017

Public holidays

  • September, 28 – Day of Czech Statehood (the feast of St Wenceslas)
  • October, 28 – Independent Czechoslovak State Proclamation Day (1918)
  • November, 17 – Day of the Struggle for Liberty and Democracy
  • December, 24-26 – Christmas holidays
  • January, 1 – New Year´s Day
  • April 14 - Good Friday
  • April 17 – Easter Monday
  • May, 1 – Labour Day - May Day
  • May, 8 – Liberation Day (marking the end of World War II)