Academic Calendar

Winter Semester 2018/19

Semester duration1st October 2018 - 31st March 2019
Welcome week for freshmen1st - 5th October 2018
Lecture period8th October 2018 - 2nd February 2019
Announcement of the examination dates17th December 2018
Registration period for the exams(Deadline)7th - 18th January 2019
Language exams4th - 5th Februar 2019
Examination Period (Department of Economics and Social Sciences)6th February - 2nd March 2019
Examination Period (Department of Engineering)6th Februar - 8th March 2019
Registration period for summer semester 201914th - 25th Januar 2019
Extension of the registration period28th Januar - 8th February 2019
Graduation ceremony for graduates between
1st April - 30th September 2018
26th October 2018
Holidays
Day of German unity3rd October 2018 (Wednesday)
Reformation Day
(Holiday in Thuringia)
31st October 2018 (Wednesday)
Christmas and New Year's Holidays23rd December 2018 - 6th January 2019

Summer semester 2019

Semester duration1st April - 30th September 2019
Lecture period1st April - 13th July 2019
Announcement of the examination dates3rd June 2019
Registration period for the exams
(Deadline)
17th - 28th Juni 2019
Language exams15th - 16th Juli 2019
Examination Period (Department of Engineering)17th Juli - 16th August 2019
Examination Period (Department of Economics and Social Sciences)17th Juli - 9th August 2019
International Project Week20th - 24th May 2019
Registration period for winter semester 2019/2011th - 21st June 2019
Extension of the registration period24th June - 5th July 2019
Graduation ceremony for graduates between
1st October 2018 - 31st March 2019
3rd May 2019
Holidays
Easter19th - 22nd April 2019 (Friday until Monday)
Labor day1st May 2019 (Wednesday)
Ascension of Christ30th - 31st May 2019 (Thursday and Friday)
Pentecost Monday10th June 2019

Winter semester 2019/20

Semester duration1st October 2019 - 31st March 2020
Welcome week for freshmen7th - 11th October 2019
Lecture period14th October 2019 - 8th Februar 2020
Announcement of the examination dates20th December 2019
Registration period for the exams(Deadline)13th - 24th January 2020
Language Exams10th - 11th February 2020
Examination Period (Department of Economics and Social Sciences)12nd February - 6th March 2020
Examination Period (Department of Engineering)12th Februar - 13th März 2020
Registration period for summer semester 202014th - 25th January 2019
Extension of the registration period13th - 24th January 2020
Graduation ceremony for graduates between
1st April - 30th September 2019
25th October 2019
Holidays
Reformation Day
(Holiday in Thuringia)
31st Oktober - 1st November 2019 (Thursday and Friday)
Christmas and New Year's Holiday22nd December 2019 - 5th January 2020