Academic calendar

The academic year is divided into two semesters, the autumn semester and the spring semester. The academic year consists of four teaching periods and there is an examination week(s) at the end of each teaching period.

Please take a look at the academic calendars of each university unit at UCPori for exact dates.

The orientation days is compulsory for exchange students and therefore we strongly recommend arriving in Pori before that.

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2019-2020 UNIVERSITY OF TURKU, TURKU SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS, PORI UNIT


Autumn 2019

Orientation days for exchange students: Thu 23.8.– Mon 27.8.2019
(Finnish students’ orientation week 35, 27.8.-30.8.2019)
1st period: weeks 36-41 (2.9.-13.10. 2019)
Intensive week: 42 (14.10.-20.10.2019)
Exams/self-study: week 43 (21.-25.10.2019)

2nd period: weeks 44-49 (28.10. – 8.12.2019)
Exams/self-study: weeks 50-51 (9.-18.12.2019)
Christmas break 19.12.2019– 6.01.2020

Spring 2020

Orientation: week 1-2 (3.-7.1., to be confirmed)
3rd period: weeks 2-7 (7.1. – 16.2.2020)
Exams/self-study: weeks 8, 11 (17.2. – 21.2.2020, 9.3. – 13.3.2020)

4th period: weeks 12-18 (16.3. – 3.5.2020)
Intensive weeks: 9-10 (24.2. - 8.3.2020)
Exams/self-study: weeks 19-21 (4.– 20.5.2020)
Easter break (10.4. – 13.4.2020)
First of May (30.4. – 01.05.2020)

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2019-2020 TAMPERE UNIVERSITY, PORI UNIT

Autumn 2019

Orientation: week 34-35 (Thu 22.8.–Mon 26.8.2019)
1st period: weeks 35-41 (26.8.2019 - 13.10.2019)
Exams/self-study: week 42 (14.10.2019 - 20.10.2019)

2nd period: weeks 43-49 (21.10.2019 - 8.12.2019)
Exams/self-study: weeks 50-51 (9.12.2019 - 22.12.2019)
Christmas break: 23.12.2019 – 6.01.2020

Spring 2020

Orientation: week 1-2 (3.-7.1., to be confirmed)
3rd period: weeks 2−8 (7.1.2020 - 23.2.2020)
Exams/self-study: week 9 (24.2.2020 - 1.3.2020)

4th period: weeks 10−17 (2.3.2020 - 26.4.2020)
Exams/self-study: weeks 18-21 (27.4.2020 – 20.05.2020)
Easter break (8.4. - 14.4.2020),
First of May (30.4. – 1.5.2020)