Term dates, calendars and timetables


Within the framework of the overall academic calendar drawn up at university level to decide the date teaching will begin and certain specific deadlines applicable to all study courses, the department approves a calendar of teaching activities every year which distinguish lesson periods from exam sessions.
Dates for degree ceremonies are listed separately:


Calendar of teaching activities

The dates shown on this page relate to the 2018/2019 academic year which begins on the 1st of October 2018 and finishes on the 30th of September 2019.

Days in which lessons are suspended (subject to legal modifications)

Classes are suspended during Christmas holidays (21 December 2018 to 6 January 2019), Easter holidays (20 to 24 April 2019) and Summer holidays (29 July to 16 August 2019).

The University is closed on the Italian Public holidays and on the following dates:

- Festa Giustinianea: 26 April 2019

- Patron Saints' days:

  • Treviso: 27 April 2019
  • Padova: 13 June 2019
  • Rovigo: 26 November 2018
  • Vicenza: 8 September 2019

Exam sessions

Winter session: 21th January - 23th February 2019
Summer sessions:  17nd June - 27st July 20199
Autumn session: 19th August - 21th September 2019

Extraordinary exam re-take for students who have failed their exams (Course DM 509/99 and 270/04)

6th - 10th May 2017.
4th - 8th November 2017.

Students who have not passed their exams can request teaching staff to fix a re-take date for the subject concerned. Teaching staff fix a date in accordance with normal teaching activities. The same dates also apply to students from the old four year university system.
Formal requirements for the registration/official minutes certifying results for study courses pursuant to Ministerial Decrees 509/99 and 270/04 can start prior to the beginning of the two official exam sessions on completion of 12 weeks of front-of-class lessons.

Lesson timetables

The lesson timetable can be viewed on the university's web page in at least three different ways. Before viewing weekly and detailed lesson timetables for each course of study on the list, read the following note carefully.

Timetables for each course can be viewed on the following LINK