The academic year

The academic year

 The academic year

The academic year is divided into two terms/semesters:
Winter term: October - mid-February.
Summer term: mid-February - mid-June.
The system requires 15 weeks of classes followed by two or four-week examination sessions. Unsuccessful students may retake an examination in February (for the first semester) and in September (for the second semester).

PUBLIC AND UNIVERSITY HOLIDAYS

1 OctoberInauguration Ceremony
1 NovemberAll Saints' Day
11 NovemberPolish Independence Day
25-26 DecemberChristmas
1 JanuaryNew Year
19 FebruaryCopernicus' birthday/University Holiday
One week in March or April Easter
1 MayLabour Day
2 MayNational Flag Day
3 MayConstitution Day
Thursday in May or JuneCorpus Christi
June - SeptemberSummer holidays
15 AugustSaint Mary's Ascension/Polish Army Day

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