Examination Dates

Exam Dates

Please note that it is your responsibility to make yourself available for exams at all times during all three of the exam periods. You must therefore bear the following dates in mind, especially when making arrangements for vacation employment and any overseas travel. The University cannot accept individual requests from students with regard to the timing of their exams. All University exams are held in Newcastle on, or nearby, campus.

  • All morning exams start at 9.30am and all afternoon exams start at 2pm (unless otherwise stated)

2016/17

Semester One Monday 16 January 2017 to Friday 27 January 2017 (including Saturday 21 January)
Semester Two Monday 22 May 2017 to Friday 9 June 2017 (including Saturday 27 May and Saturday 3 June)
Resits Monday 21 August 2017 to Friday 1 September 2017 (including Saturday 26 August)

2017/18

Semester One Monday 15 January 2018 to Friday 26 January 2018 (including Saturday 20 January)
Semester Two Monday 21 May 2018 to Friday 8 June 2018 (including Saturday 26 May and Saturday 2 June)
Resits Monday 20 August 2018 to Friday 31 August 2018 (including Saturday 25 August)

2018/19

Semester One Monday 14 January 2019 to Friday 25 January 2019 (including Saturday 19 January)
Semester Two Monday 20 May 2019 to Friday 7 June 2019 (including Saturday 25 May and Saturday 1 June)
Resits Monday 19 August 2019 to Friday 30 August 2019 (including Saturday 24 August)