The academic year is divided into two semesters. The autumn semester begins in late August and ends in mid January; the spring semester begins in mid January and ends in June. Most programmes and courses conducted in English begin in the autumn semester.
Semester start and end dates
|Spring semester 2015||19 January - 7 June 2015 (official start and end dates)|
|Autumn semester 2015||31 August 2015 - 17 January 2016 (official start and end dates)|
|Spring semester 2016||18 January 2016 - 5 June 2016 (official start and end dates)|