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:   01.09. - 31.01. (January - exam period)
Winter term:     01.01. - 30.04. (April - exam period)
Summer term:  01.04. - 30.06. (June - exam period) 

AR 2018/2019:

Start of the Academic Year 2018/2019 01.09.2018                
End of the Academic Year 2018/2019 31.08.2019                

Autumn term

The First Meeting Erasmus+ autumn term   12.09.2018
Start of lectures during the autumn term 17.09.2018
End of lectures during the autumn term 14.12.2018
Christmas holidays 22.12.2018 - 01.01.2019
Exam period for the autumn term 02.01.2019 - 11.01.2019

Winter term

The First Meeting Erasmus+ winter term   16.01.2019
Start of lectures during the winter term 17.01.2019
End of lectures during the winter term 26.03.2019
Exam period for the winter term 01.04.2019 - 30.04.2019

Summer term

The First Meeting Erasmus+ summer term

12.04.2019

Start of lectures during the summer term 23.04.2019
End of lectures during the summer term 18.06.2019
Exam period for the summer term 18.6.2019 - 11.07.2019
   
Summer holidays 01.07.2019 - 31.08.2019

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)