Academic calendar 2016-2017
(for all programmes available)


Organisation of the academic year


a) The University's academic year is divided into two semesters. Lessons and exams are held from Monday to Friday (in Imperia these are also held on Saturday mornings).

b) LESSONS

  • of courses with 6 ECTS credits (48 hours and 36 hours for the Bachelor’s in Management Tourism Sciences of Imperia) are delivered on a 4 hours per week basis for all courses for a total of 12 weeks;
  • of courses with 9 ECTS credits (72 hours and 54 hours for the Bachelor’s in Management Tourism Sciences of Imperia) are delivered on a 6 hours per week basis for all courses for a total of 12 weeks.

c) EXAMS:

for all courses:

  • 4 exam sessions during the exam period at the end of the semester in which lessons for the course were held;
  • 2 exam sessions during the exam period at the end of the semester in which lessons for the course were not held;
  • 1 exam session during the autumn exam period

KEY DATES

2 September 2016 - Written test to verify Italian language competence for foreign students who hold a school leaving qualification from abroad (first date)

7 September 2016 - Guided tour - Imperia

7 September 2016 - Admissions test for undergraduate programmes (first date)

2, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 15 September 2016 - Guided tour of Department

From 14 to 18 September 2016 - Admissions test for graduate programmes to verify aptitude and competence

19 September 2016 - New students welcome - Genoa

19 September 2016 - New students welcome - Imperia

From 19 to 23 September 2016 - Admissions test for graduate programmes to verify aptitude and competence

30 November 2016 - Final date to accept programme transfer requests

6 December 2016 - Admissions test for undergraduate programmes (second date)

From 13 to 17 February 2017 - Admissions test for graduate programmes to verify aptitude and competence

17 February 2017 - Graduation deadline (28 February is the deadline to enrol in a graduate programme)

From 3 to 7 July 2017 - Admissions test for graduate programmes to verify aptitude and competence (for those enrolling for academic year 2016-17)


ACADEMIC CALENDAR

 

1° SEMESTER

19 September 2016 - Lessons begin for all courses

15 December 2016 - Lessons end for all courses

16 December 2016 – 24 February 2017 - Winter exam period

23 December 2015 – 8 January 2016 - Winter break

 

2° SEMESTER

27 February 2017 - Lessons begin for all courses

13 - 19 April 2017 - Easter break

1 June 2017 - Lessons end for all courses

5 June – 28 July 2017 - Summer exam period

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4 – 15 September 2017 - Autumn exam period (1 session)

 

 

GRADUATION SESSIONS – UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

 

26 September 2016 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses

7 February 2017 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses

16 March 2017 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses

17 July 2017 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses

25 September 2017 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses

 

GRADUATION SESSIONS – GRADUATE PROGRAMMES

 

24 October 2016 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses

16 December 2016 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses

06 March 2017 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses

10 July 2017 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses

05 October 2017 - Graduation session begins to discuss theses