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.