Newcastle University in Singapore

Academic Year Dates

Academic Year Dates

Find out how the academic year is structured, and what key dates you need to pay attention to.

The dates on this page are accurate at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to amend them in the light of changing circumstances.

You must attend the University from the first day. The dates exclude travelling time which, for many students, occupies two days for each term.

Academic Year 2018-19 (Joint Programmes with SIT)

The academic year is split into three trimesters by Study Weeks, Recess Weeks, Examination Period and Trimester Break. 
 

Trimester 1

Study Weeks:              3 Sep 2018 - 14 Oct 2018

Recess Week:             15 Oct 2018 - 21 Oct 2018

Study Weeks:             22 Oct 2018 - 2 Dec 2018

Exam Period:              3 Dec 2018 - 16 Dec 2018

Trimester Break:         17 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019

 

Trimester 2

Study Weeks:             7 Jan 2019 - 17 Feb 2019

Recess Week:            18 Feb 2019 - 24 Feb 2019

Study Weeks:             25 Feb 2019 - 7 Apr 2019

Exam Period:              8 Apr 2019 - 21 Apr 2019

Trimester Break:         22 Apr 2019 - 5 May 2019

 

Trimester 3

Study Weeks:             6 May 2019 - 16 Jun 2019

Recess Week:            17 Jun 2019 - 23 Jun 2019

Study Weeks:             24 Jun 2019 - 4 Aug 2019

Exam Period:              5 Aug 2019 - 18 Aug 2019

Trimester Break:         19 Aug 2019 - 1 Sep 2019