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Semester Dates

Term Dates and Lecture Periods at Leibniz University Hannover

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The academic year at Leibniz University consists of two semesters:

Winter Semester

1 October - 31 March

Summer Semester

1 April - 30 September
Delay of the semester start

The start of the lecture period will be postponed until 20 April 2020. This measure is in compliance with the recommendations of the Ministry of Science and Culture of Lower Saxony (MWK). The summer semester 2020 starts with digital teaching and online formats.


At www.uni-hannover.de/de/universitaet/aktuelles/corona/ the Leibniz University will provide up-to-date information for all students and prospective students.

SUMMER SEMESTER 2020

Lecture period

14 April - 25 July

2020

Break

02 June - 06 June

2020

Re-registration deadline for the winter semester 2020/21

25 July 2020

FURTHER SEMESTERS

  • Winter Semester 2020 / 2021

    Lecture period

    12 October 2020 - 30 January 2021

    Break

    21 December 2020 - 2 January 2021

    Re-registration deadline for the summer semester 2021

    not yet determined

  • Summer Semester 2021

    Lecture period

    12 April - 24 July 2021

    Break

    25 June – 29 June 2021

    Re-registration deadline for the winter semester 2021/22

    not yet determined

PAST SEMESTER

  • Winter Semester 2018 / 2019

     

    Lecture period

    15 October 2018 - 2nd February 2019

     

    Break

    22 December 2018 - 05 January 2019

     

    Re-registration deadline for the summer semester 2019

    18 January - 2nd February 2019

  • Summer Semester 2019

    Lecture period

    8 April 2019 - 20 July 2019

    Break

    11 June - 15 June 2019

    Re-registration deadline for the winter semester 2019/20

    5th July - 20th July 2019

  • Winter Semester 2019/20

    Lecture period

    14th October 2019 - 1st February 2020

     

    Break

    23 December 2019 - 04th January 2020

     

    Re-registration deadline for the winter semester 2019/20

    15th January 2020 - 1st Februaury 2020

EXAM DATES

Exam dates and information on exam registration can be found in the section Exam Information & Course Advice

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