Academic Calendar

2018-20 cohort 

Mobility period   University
(Consortium Partner)
Dates
Semester 1 University of Glasgow 10 Sep 2018 – Start of Semester 1 & orientation
17 Sep 2018 – Start of Semester 1 teaching
30 Nov 2018 – End of Semester 1 teaching
14 Dec 2018 – End of Semester 1
Semester 2 Universitat de Barcelona Consultancy projects: Jan to mid-Feb & June to mid-July 2019
11 Feb 2019 – Start of Semester 2 teaching
29 May 2019 – End of Semester 2 teaching (for some courses earlier)
Semester 3 & 4 Erasmus University Rotterdam
(4 Terms system)
Term 1
2-6 Sep 2019 – Induction
09 Sep 2019  – Start of Term 1 teaching
01 Nov 2019 – End of Term 1 teaching
08 Nov 2019 – End of Term 1
Term 2 (includes Christmas holiday 23 Dec 2019-3 Jan 2020)
11 Nov 2019 – Start of Term 2 teaching
24 Jan 2020 – End of Term 2 teaching
7 Feb 2020 – End of Term 2
Term 3
10 February 2020 – Start of Term 3 teaching
3 April 2020 – End of Term 3 teaching
10 April 2020 – End of Term 3
Term 4
13 April 2020 – Start of Term 4 teaching
12 June 2020 – End of Term 4 teaching
19 June 2020 – End of Term 4
Please note that teaching of core courses takes place during Terms 1-3 only.
Depending on which optional courses you choose, you may have taught courses in Term 4.
Research workshops run through Terms 2 to 4.
Semester 3 & 4 Georg-August-Universität Göttingen (Summer/Winter Semesters) Winter Semester
1 October 2019 – Start of Winter Semester
10 October 2019 – GLOCAL Induction
21 October 2019 – Start of Winter Semester teaching
7 February 2020 – End of Winter Semester teaching
31 March 2020 – End of Winter Semester
The Summer Semester will be spent researching and writing the Dissertation.

2019-21 cohort

Mobility period  University (Consortium Partner) Dates 
Semester 1 University of Glasgow 16 September 2019 – Start of Semester 1 & orientation
23 September 2019 – Start of Semester 1 teaching
06 December 2019 – End of Semester 1 teaching
20 December 2019 – End of Semester 1
Semester 2 Universitat de Barcelona Consultancy projects: January to mid-February & June to mid-July 2020
12 Feb 2020 – Start of Semester 2 teaching
29 May 2020 – End of Semester 2 teaching (for some courses earlier)
May-June  – Assessment
Semester 3 & 4 Erasmus University Rotterdam (4 Terms system) Term 1
31 Aug – 04 Sep 2020 – Induction
07 Sep 2020  – Start of Term 1 teaching
30 Oct 2020 – End of Term 1 teaching
06 Nov 2020 – End of Term 1
Term 2 (includes Christmas holiday 21 Dec 2020-01 Jan 2021)
09 Nov 2020 – Start of Term 2 teaching
22 Jan 2021 – End of Term 2 teaching
5 Feb 2021 – End of Term 2
Term 3
08 February 2021 – Start of Term 3 teaching
02 April 2021 – End of Term 3 teaching
09 April 2021 – End of Term 3
Term 4
12 April 2021 – Start of Term 4 teaching
11 June 2021 – End of Term 4 teaching
18 June 2021 – End of Term 4
Please note that teaching of core courses takes place during Terms 1-3 only.
Depending on which optional courses you choose, you may have taught courses in Term 4.
Research workshops run through Terms 2 to 4.
Semester 3 & 4 Georg-August-Universität Göttingen (Summer/Winter Semesters) Winter Semester
01 Oct 2020 – Start of Winter Semester
26 Oct 2020 – Start of Winter Semester teaching
12 Feb 2021 – End of Winter Semester teaching
31 Mar 2021– End of Winter Semester Semester
The Summer Semester will be spent researching and writing the Dissertation.

2020-22 cohort

Mobility period  University (Consortium Partner) Dates 
Semester 1 University of Glasgow 14 September 2020 – Start of Semester 1 & orientation
21 September 2020 – Start of Semester 1 teaching
04 December 2020 – End of Semester 1 teaching
18 December 2020 – End of Semester 1
Semester 2 Universitat de Barcelona Consultancy projects: January to mid-February & mid-June – July 2021
22 Feb 2021 – Start of Semester 2 teaching
28 May 2021 – End of Semester 2 teaching (for some courses earlier)
June  – Assessment
Semester 2 Uppsala Universitet 18 Jan 2021 – Start of Semester 2 teaching
6 June 2021 – End of Semester 2 teaching
Semester 3 & 4 Erasmus University Rotterdam (4 Terms system) Term 1
30 Aug – 03 Sep 2021 – Induction
06 Sep 2021  – Start of Term 1 teaching
19 Oct 2021 – End of Term 1 teaching
05 Nov 2021 – End of Term 1
Term 2 (includes Christmas holiday 20 Dec 2021-02 Jan 2022)
08 Nov 2021 – Start of Term 2 teaching
21 Jan 2022 – End of Term 2 teaching
04 Feb 2022 – End of Term 2
Term 3
07 February 2022 – Start of Term 3 teaching
01 April 2022 – End of Term 3 teaching
08 April 2022 – End of Term 3
Term 4
11 April 2022 – Start of Term 4 teaching
10 June 2022 – End of Term 4 teaching
17 June 2022 – End of Term 4
Please note that teaching of core courses takes place during Terms 1-3 only.
Depending on which optional courses you choose, you may have taught courses in Term 4.
Research workshops run through Terms 2 to 4.
Semester 3 & 4 Georg-August-Universität Göttingen (Summer/Winter Semesters) Winter Semester
01 Oct 2021 – Start of Winter Semester
25 Oct 2021 – Start of Winter Semester teaching
11 Feb 2022 – End of Winter Semester teaching
31 Mar 2022– End of Winter Semester Semester
The Summer Semester will be spent researching and writing the Dissertation.
Semester 3 & 4 Universidad de los Andes 9 Aug 2021 – Start of Semester 3 teaching
4 Dec 2021 – End of Semester 3 teaching
The Summer Semester will be spent researching and writing the Dissertation.
Semester 3 & 4 Kyoto University 01 Oct 2021 – Start of Winter Semester teaching
24 Jan 2022 – End of Winter Semester teaching
End of January – beginning of February – assessment
The Summer Semester will be spent researching and writing the Dissertation.

2021-23 cohort

Mobility period  University (Consortium Partner) Dates 
Semester 1 University of Glasgow 13 September 2021 – Start of Semester 1 & orientation
20 September 2021 – Start of Semester 1 teaching
03 December 2021 – End of Semester 1 teaching
17 December 2021 – End of Semester 1
Semester 2 Universitat de Barcelona Consultancy projects: January to mid-February & June to mid-July 2022
14 Feb 2022 – Start of Semester 2 teaching
27 May 2022 – End of Semester 2 teaching (for some courses earlier)
May – June  – Assessment
Semester 2 Uppsala Universitet 16 Jan 2022 – Start of Semester 2 teaching
4 June 2022 – End of Semester 2 teaching
Semester 3 & 4 Erasmus University Rotterdam (4 Terms system) To be updated soon.
Semester 3 & 4 Georg-August-Universität Göttingen (Summer/Winter Semesters) Winter Semester
01 Oct 2022 – Start of Winter Semester
24 Oct 2022 – Start of Winter Semester teaching
10 Feb 2023 – End of Winter Semester teaching
31 Mar 2023– End of Winter Semester Semester
The Summer Semester will be spent researching and writing the Dissertation.
Semester 3 & 4 Universidad de los Andes 8 Aug 2021 – Start of Semester 3 teaching
4 Dec 2021 – End of Semester 3 teaching
The Summer Semester will be spent researching and writing the Dissertation.
Semester 3 & 4 Kyoto University To be updated soon.