Academic Calendar

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The academic year starts on September 1st every year and ends on August 31st of the following year. For further information, please consult the table below.
The educational work of every academic year is organized in two semesters, the fall semester and the spring semester, each of which comprises of 13 weeks of teaching and two or three weeks of exams.

  • Fall semester courses start in the last week of September and end in late January, followed by the exam period of the fall semester.
  • Spring semester courses start in mid-February and end at the end of May, followed by the exam period of the spring semester.

The exact dates for each semester are determined by the University Senate.
 

Every semester has two exam periods:

  • Fall semester courses are examined during the exam period of January-February and re-sit exams are held in September;
  • Spring semester courses are examined during the exam period of June and re-sit exams are held in September.

 Note: Please keep in mind that the exam periods usually last for three (3) weeks.
 
For more detailed information please follow the link:
https://www.auth.gr/en/academic-calendar-en/

 

Exact dates for the Fall Semester 2021/2022*

SCHOOLS

START DATE OF FALL SEMESTER

END DATE OF FALL SEMESTER

WEBSITE OF THE SCHOOL

SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY 1 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams: 20/1-10/2/22) http://www.theo.auth.gr/en/
SCHOOL OF SOCIAL THEOLOGY AND CHRISTIAN CULTURE 1 October 2021 20 February 2022 (including exams) http://www.past.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF LAW 4 October 2021 11 February 2022 (including exams) https://www.auth.gr/en/law
SCHOOL OF ECONOMIC SCIENCES 4 October 2021

14 January 2022 (exams:24/1-12/2/22)

http://www.econ.auth.gr/index.php?lang=en
SCHOOL OF POLITICAL SCIENCES 4 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams: 17/1-11/2/22) http://www.polsci.auth.gr/index.php?lang=en
SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM AND MASS MEDIA COMMUNICATION 4 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams: 17/1-11/2/22) http://www.jour.auth.gr/en/
SCHOOL OF PHILOLOGY 4 October 2021 21 January 2022 (exams: 24/1-11/2/22) http://www.lit.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF HISTORY AND ARCHEOLOGY 4 October 2021 21 January 2022 (exams: 24/1-11/2/22) http://www.hist.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF PHILOSOPHY AND EDUCATION 4 October 2021 21 January 2022 (exams: 24/1-11/2/22) http://www.edlit.auth.gr/en 
SCHOOL OF PSYCHOLOGY 4 October 2021 21 January 2022 (exams: 24/1-11/2/22) http://www.psy.auth.gr/en 
SCHOOL OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 4 October 2021 21 January 2022 (exams: 24/1-11/2/22) http://www.enl.auth.gr/index_en.html
SCHOOL OF FRENCH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 4 October 2021 21 January 2022 (exams: 24/1-11/2/22) http://www.frl.auth.gr/index.php/en/school-en
SCHOOL OF GERMAN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 4 October 2021 21 January 2022 (exams: 24/1-11/2/22) http://www.del.auth.gr/index.php/en/
SCHOOL OF ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 4 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams:24/1-11/2/22) http://www.itl.auth.gr/1/index.php/en/
SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICS 1 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams:24/1-11/2/22) http://www.math.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF PHYSICS 1 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams:24/1-11/2/22) http://www.physics.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF CHEMISTRY 18 October 2021 7 February 2022 (including exams) http://www.chem.auth.gr/index.php?lang=en
SCHOOL OF BIOLOGY 27 September 2021

 

11 February 2022 (including exams)

 

http://www.bio.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF GEOLOGY 4 October 2021 21 January 2022    (exams: 24/1-18/2/22) http://www.geo.auth.gr/index_en.htm
SCHOOL OF INFORMATICS 1 October 2021 7 February 2022 (including exams) http://www.csd.auth.gr/en/
SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE 4 October 2021

11 February 2022 (including exams)

http://architecture.web.auth.gr/en/home/
SCHOOL OF CIVIL ENGINEERING 4 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams: 17/1-11/2/22) http://www.civil.auth.gr/index.php?lang=en
SCHOOL OF ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING 4 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams: 17/1-11/2/22) http://ee.auth.gr/english/
SCHOOL OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 4 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams: 17/1-11/2/22) http://www.cheng.auth.gr/en/
SCHOOL OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING 4 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams: 17/1-11/2/22) http://www.meng.auth.gr/en.html
SCHOOL OF RURAL AND SURVEYING ENGINEERING 1 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams: 17/1-11/2/22) http://www.topo.auth.gr/main/index.php/en/home-2
SCHOOL OF SPATIAL PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT 1 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams: 17/1-11/2/22) http://www.plandevel.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF VISUAL AND APPLIED ARTS 4 October 2021 18 February 2022 (including exams) http://www.vis.auth.gr/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=643&Itemid=111&lang=en
SCHOOL OF MUSIC STUDIES 4 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams:24/1-11/2/22) http://www.mus.auth.gr/cms/?q=en/node/78
SCHOOL OF DRAMA 12 October 2021 29 January 2022 http://theatre.thea.auth.gr/theaint.asp
SCHOOL OF FILM STUDIES 4 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams:17/1-4/2/22) http://www.film.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF PRIMARY EDUCATION 1 October 2021 15 February 2022 (including exams) http://www.eled.auth.gr/indexen.html
SCHOOL OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION 1 October 2021 15 February 2022 (including exams) http://www.nured.auth.gr/dp7nured/?q=en
SCHOOL OF MEDICINE 1 October 2021 18 February 2022 (including exams) http://www.med.auth.gr/en/index.asp
SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY

4 October 2021

14 January 2022 (exams: 17/1-18/2) http://www.dent.auth.gr/index.php?lang=en
SCHOOL OF PHARMACY 1 October 2021 18 February 2022 (including exams) http://www.pharm.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE 4 October 2021 18 February 2022 (including exams) http://www.vet.auth.gr/en/
SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE 1 October 2021

 

21 January 2022 (exams: 24/1-16/2/22)

 

http://www.agro.auth.gr/
SCHOOL OF FORESTRY AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENT 1 October 2021 7 January 2022 (exams: 10/1-4/2/22) http://www.for.auth.gr/
SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION THESSALONIKI 4 October 2021 14 January 2022 (exams: 19/1-10/2/22) http://www.phed.auth.gr/index.php/en/
SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION SERRES 4 October 2021 12 February 2022 (including exams) http://www.phed-sr.auth.gr/en/index.phtml

 *The dates may change according to the worldwide situation in Fall.

 

Exact dates for the Spring Semester 2021/2022*

SCHOOLS START DATE OF SPRING SEMESTER END DATE OF SPRING SEMESTER WEBSITE OF THE SCHOOL
SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY 21 February 2022 30 June 2022 (including exams) http://www.theo.auth.gr/en/
SCHOOL OF PASTORAL AND SOCIAL THEOLOGY 21 February 2022 30 June 2022 (including exams) http://www.past.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF LAW 21 February 2022 10 June 2022 (exams: 20/6-9/7/22) https://www.auth.gr/en/law
SCHOOL OF ECONOMIC SCIENCES 14 February 2022 3 June 2022 (exams: 13/6- 2/7/22) http://www.econ.auth.gr/index.php?lang=en
SCHOOL OF POLITICAL SCIENCES 14 February 2022 31 May 2022 (exams: 1/6-30/6/22) http://www.polsci.auth.gr/index.php?lang=en
SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM AND MASS MEDIA COMMUNICATION 14 February 2022 3 June 2022 (exams: 6/6-27/6/22) http://www.jour.auth.gr/en/
SCHOOL OF PHILOLOGY 14 February 2022 27 May 2022 (exams: 30/5- 17/6/22) http://www.lit.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF HISTORY AND ARCHEOLOGY 14 February 2022 27 May 2022 (exams: 30/5- 17/6/22) http://www.hist.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF PHILOSOPHY AND EDUCATION 14 February 2022 27 May 2022 (exams: 30/5- 17/6/22)  http://www.edlit.auth.gr/en 
SCHOOL OF PSYCHOLOGY 14 February 2022 27 May 2022 (exams: 30/5- 17/6/22) http://www.psy.auth.gr/en 
SCHOOL OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 14 February 2022 27 May 2022 (exams: 30/5- 17/6/22) http://www.enl.auth.gr/index_en.html
SCHOOL OF FRENCH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 14 February 2022 27 May 2022 (exams: 30/5- 17/6/22) http://www.frl.auth.gr/index.php/en/school-en
SCHOOL OF GERMAN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 14 February 2022 27 May 2022 (exams: 30/5- 17/6/22) http://www.del.auth.gr/index.php/en/
SCHOOL OF ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 14 February 2022 27 May 2022 (exams: 30/5- 17/6/22) http://www.itl.auth.gr/1/index.php/en/
SCHOOL OF MATHEMATICS 21 February 2022 3 June 2022 (exams: 13/6- 30/6/22) http://www.math.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF PHYSICS 14 February 2022 27 Μay 2022 (exams: 6/6-24/6/22) http://www.physics.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF CHEMISTRY 10 February 2021 29 Μay 2021 (exams: 5/6-26/6/21) http://www.chem.auth.gr/index.php?lang=en
SCHOOL OF BIOLOGY 14 February 2022 8 July 2022 (including exams) http://www.bio.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF GEOLOGY 21 February 2022 9 July 2022 (including exams) http://www.geo.auth.gr/index_en.htm
SCHOOL OF INFORMATICS 22 February 2022

11 June 2022 (exams: 14/6-9/7/22)

http://www.csd.auth.gr/en/
SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE 14 February 2022 3 June 2022 (exams: 6/6-24/6/22) http://architecture.web.auth.gr/en/home/
SCHOOL OF CIVIL ENGINEERING 15 February 2021 4 June 2021 http://www.civil.auth.gr/index.php?lang=en
SCHOOL OF ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING 22 February 2021 30 June 2021 (including exams) http://ee.auth.gr/english/
SCHOOL OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 14 February 2022

 

27 May 2022 (exams:1/6-28/6/22)

http://www.cheng.auth.gr/en/
SCHOOL OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING 14 February 2022 1 July 2022 (including exams) http://www.meng.auth.gr/en.html
SCHOOL OF RURAL AND SURVEYING ENGINEERING 14 February 2022 3 June 2022 (exams: 6/6-1/7/22) http://www.topo.auth.gr/main/index.php/en/home-2
SCHOOL OF SPATIAL PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT  

15 February 2021

 

25 June 2021 (including exams)

http://www.plandevel.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF VISUAL AND APPLIED ARTS 14 February 2022 30 June 2022 (including exams) http://www.vis.auth.gr/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=643&Itemid=111&lang=en
SCHOOL OF MUSIC STUDIES 14 February 2022 27 May 2022 (exams: 6/6-24/6/22) http://www.mus.auth.gr/cms/?q=en/node/78
SCHOOL OF DRAMA 1 March 2022 30 June 2022 (including exams) http://theatre.thea.auth.gr/theaint.asp
SCHOOL OF FILM STUDIES 14 February 2022 3 June 2022 (exams: 6/6- 24/6/22) http://www.film.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF PRIMARY EDUCATION 21 February 2022 10 June 2022 (exams: 13/6-1/7/22) http://www.eled.auth.gr/indexen.html
SCHOOL OF EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION 14 February 2022

 

27 May 2022 (exams: 6/6-24/6/22)

https://www.nured.auth.gr/dp7nured/?q=el/TepaeAcademicCalendar

SCHOOL OF MEDICINE 21 February 2022 3 June 2022 (exam: 6/6-8/7/22) http://www.med.auth.gr/en/index.asp
SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY 21 February 2022 3 June 2022 (exams: 6/6-8/7/22) http://www.dent.auth.gr/index.php?lang=en
SCHOOL OF PHARMACY 1 March 2021 5 July 2021 (including exams) http://www.pharm.auth.gr/en
SCHOOL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE 21 February 2022 8 July 2022 (including exams) http://www.vet.auth.gr/en/
SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE 14 February 2022 3 June 2022 (exams: 6/6-24/6/22) http://www.agro.auth.gr/
SCHOOL OF FORESTRY AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENT 7 February 2022 27 May 2022 (exams: 1/6-28/6/22) http://www.for.auth.gr/
SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION THESSALONIKI 14 February 2022 3 June 2022 (exams: 6/6-23/6/22) http://www.phed.auth.gr/index.php/en/
SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION SERRES 22 February 2022 30 June 2022 (including exams) http://www.phed-sr.auth.gr/en/index.phtml

 *The dates may change according to the worldwide situation in Spring.