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 2017/2018:

Start of the Academic Year 2017/2018 01.09.2017                
End of the Academic Year 2017/2018 31.08.2018                

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 02.01.2018 - 11.01.2018

Winter term

The First Meeting Erasmus+ winter term   16.01.2018
Start of lectures during the winter term 17.01.2018
End of lectures during the winter term 26.03.2018
Exam period for the winter term 01.04.2018 - 30.04.2018

Summer term

The First Meeting Erasmus+ summer term

12.04.2018

Start of lectures during the summer term 23.04.2018
End of lectures during the summer term 18.06.2018
Exam period for the summer term 18.6.2018 - 29.06.2018
   
Summer holidays 01.07.2018 - 31.08.2018

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)