Academic calendar

The academic year at LTH is divided into two semesters of approximately 20 weeks each. For most educational programmes, each semester is divided into two study periods. Please note that a course might run over two study periods.

For students at the School of Architecture and the School of Industrial Design, the semester is not divided into study periods.

Autumn semester 2019/2020 — Study Period 1 and 2

Total time span of the semester: 2 SEPTEMBER - 19 JANUARY

Study period 1: 2 September - 23 October
Exams: 26 October - 1 November

Study period 2:
4 November - 20 December
Christmas holidays: 21 December - 1 January
Exams: 7 January - 19 January (public holiday on 6 January—Three Kings Day)

Spring semester 2020 — Study Period 3 and 4

Total time span of the semester: 20 JANUARY - 7 JUNE

Study period 3: 20 January - 11 March
Exams: 16 March - 21 March
Re-exams: 14 April - 25 April

Study period 4, part 1: 23 March - 9 april
Re-exams: 14 April - 25 April

Study period 4, part 2: 27 April - 29 May
(public holiday on 30 May - Ascension Day, and on 1 May - Labour Day)
Easter holidays: 10 April - 13 April
Exams: 30 May - 5 June (public holiday on 6 June—National Day of Sweden)
Re-exams: 17 August - 29 August

Autumn semester 2020 - Study period 1 and 2

Total time span of the semester: AUGUST 24 - JANUARY 17

Study period 1: August 24 - October 23
Exams: October 23-30
Study period 2: November 2 - December 18
Christmas holidays: December 19 - January 1
Exams: January 4-5, January 8-16 (public holiday on 6 January—Three Kings Day)

Spring semester 2021 - Study period 3 and 4

Total time span of the semester: January 18 - June 6

Study period 3: January 18 - March 10
Exams: March 15-20
Study period 4, part 1: March 22-31 (Easter holiday April 2-5)
Study period 4, part 2: April 19 - May 28 (public holiday on May 13 - Ascension Day, and on 1 May - Labour Day)
Re exams: April 6-17 
Exams: May 31 - June 5 (public holiday on June 6 - National Day of Sweden)

Are you following courses at another Faculty?

They might not follow LTHs academic year. Check Lund University academic calendar.

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