Academic Calendar

In the following, you can find all important dates for the ongoing and future semesters at a glance. After all: Being prepared is everything.

Please note:

The opening events are planned by the departments.*

For exam organization and specific dates, please pay attention to the information from your department. For part-time studies, the dates for courses and exams are provided by the respective departments.**

!! IMPORTANT!!

As the Ministry of Economics, Science and Digitisation has decided, the start of lectures in the summer semester has been postponed at all universities in Saxony-Anhalt. This also applies to the conduct of all university examinations. Lectures at Anhalt University of Applied Sciences will therefore begin on April 20, 2020 as things stand at present. Further information will follow.

You can find detailed information here.

Overview Winter Term 2020/21

  DATES NOTES
Enrollment by 10/01/2020 /
Semester start 10/01/2020 Thursday
Opening event* 10/05/2020 each in Bernburg, Dessau and Köthen
Start of teaching 10/05/2020 Monday
15-week cycle 10/05/2020 - 01/30/2021 Courses, exercises and labs
Days with no courses, exercises, or labs 12/23/2020 - 01/06/2021 Christmas holidays, Epiphany
End of teaching period 01/29/2021 Friday
1st exam period** 02/01 - 02/13/2021 Monday – Saturday
2nd exam period** 03/15 - 03/27/2021 Monday – Saturday
End of semester 03/31/2021 Tuesday
Re-registration for following semester 02/15 - 03/15/2021 Re-registration done by paying semester fees
University Information Day, Bernburg not yet known /
University Information Day, Dessau not yet known /
University Information Day, Köthen not yet known /

Overview summer semester 2020

  DATES NOTES
Enrollment by 04/01/2020 /
Semester start 04/01/2020 Wednesday
Opening event* tba each in Bernburg, Dessau and Köthen
Start of teaching 04/20/2020 Monday
15-week cycle 04/01 - 07/10/2020 Courses, excercises and labs
Days with no courses, exercises, or labs 05/22/2020 “Bridge” day
End of teaching period 07/10/2020 Friday
1st exam period** 07/13 - 07/25/2020 Monday – Saturday
2nd exam period** 09/14 - 09/30/2020 Monday – Wednesday
End of semester 09/30/2020 Wednesday
Re-registration for following semester 08/15 - 09/15/2020 Re-registration done by paying semester fee
University Information Day, Bernburg 05/09/2020 Saturday
University Information Day, Köthen 06/06/2020 Saturday
University Information Day, Dessau 07/10/2020 Friday