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 2020-2021 TAMPERE UNIVERSITY, PORI UNIT

Autumn 2020

Orientation: week 34-35 (Thu 20.8-Mon 24.8. 2020)
1st period: weeks 35-41 (24.8.2020 - 11.10.2020)
Exams/self-study: week 42 (12.10.2020 - 18.10.2020)

2nd period: weeks 43-49 (19.10.2020 - 6.12.2020)
Exams/self-study: weeks 50-51 (7.12.2020 - 20.12.2020)
Christmas break: 21.12.2020 – 6.1.2021

Spring 2021

Orientation: week 1-2 (7.1.-8.1. 2021)
3rd period: weeks 2−8 (11.1.2021 - 28.2.2021)
Exams/self-study: week 9 (1.3.2021 - 7.3.2021)

4th period: weeks 10−(17) 22 (8.3.2021 - 31.5.2021)
Exams/self-study: weeks 18-21 (3.5.2021 - 12.5.2021)
Easter break (31.3. - 6.4.2021),
First of May (30.4. – 1.5. 2021)

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2020-2021 UNIVERSITY OF TURKU, SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS, PORI UNIT

Autumn 2020

Orientation days for exchange students: Thu 20.8-Mon 24.8
(Finnish students’ orientation week 35, 24.8.-28.8.2020)
1st period: weeks 36-41 (31.8.-11.10. 2020)
Intensive//self-study week: 42 (12.10. – 18.10.2020)
Exams/self-study week 43 (19. – 23.10.2020)

2nd period: weeks 44-49 (26.10. – 6.12.2020)
Exams/self-study: weeks 50-51 (7. – 16.12. 2020)
Christmas break 21.12.2020 – 6.1.2021

Spring 2021

Orientation: week 1-2 (7.1.-8.1. 2021)
3rd period: weeks 2-7 (11.1. – 21.2.2021 )
Intensive/self-study weeks 8-9 (22.2. – 7.3.2021)
Exams/self-study week 10 (8.3. – 12.3)

4th period: weeks 11-17 (15.3. – 29.4.2021 )
Intensive/self-study week 18 (3. – 9.5.2021)
Exams/self-study week 19-20 (10. – 21.5.2021)
Easter break (2.4. – 5.4.2021)
First of May (30.4. – 01.05.2021)