The academic year at the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria consists of two semesters: winter and summer semester. Lectures are held from Monday until Saturday, with Saturdays being mostly reserved for part-time students and project works.
|Winter Semester||Summer Semester|
|Lectures: 1 October - 31 January,|
in some degree programmes (part-time) mid-September - mid-February
|Lectures: 1 March - 30 June,|
in some degree programmes (part-time) mid-February - mid-July
|Exams: during semester - mid-February||Exams: during semester - mid-July|
|Christmas break: 24 December - 6 January||Easter Break: week before Easter including Easter Monday|
|Public Holidays||Public Holidays|
|26 October - Public Holiday|
1 November - All Saint's Day
8 December - Immaculate Conception
1 January - New Year's Day
6 January - Epiphany
|1 May - National Holiday|
15 August - Assumption of the Virgin Mary
Lecture dates, exam periods and application deadlines may differ across full- and part-time study programmes and across our campuses, please double-check on the homepage of the according degree programme.
Other public holidays can be found here.