Important dates

Find out when your study starts, when you have exams and when you have breaks.

2018 Academic year

Summer School 2018 (semester code: 1180)

Summer School begins Thursday 4 January 2018
Auckland Anniversary Day Monday 29 January 2018
Waitangi Day Tuesday 6 February 2018
Lectures end Friday 9 February 2018
Study break Saturday 10 February 2018
Exams Monday 12 February – Wednesday 14 February 2018
Summer School ends Wednesday 14 February 2018

Semester One 2018 (semester code: 1183)

Orientation Welcome In week beginning 19 February 2018
Semester One begins Monday 26 February 2018
Mid-semester break/Easter Friday 30 March - Saturday 14 April 2018
ANZAC Day Wednesday 25 April 2018
Graduation Monday 7, Wednesday 9, Friday 11 May 2018
Lectures end Friday 1 June 2018
Study break Saturday 2 June - Wednesday 6 June 2018
Exams Thursday 7 June - Monday 25 June 2018
Queen's Birthday Monday 4 June 2018
Semester One ends Monday 25 June 2018
Inter-semester break Tuesday 26 June - Saturday 14 July 2018

Semester Two 2018 (semester code: 1185)

Orientation Welcome In week beginning 9 July 2018
Semester Two begins Monday 16 July 2018
Courses and Careers Day Saturday 25 August 2018
Mid-semester break Monday 27 August - Saturday 8 September 2018
Graduation Tuesday 25 September 2018
Lectures end Friday 19 October 2018
Study break Saturday 20 October - Wednesday 24 October 2018
Labour Day Monday 22 October 2018
Exams Thursday 25 October - Monday 12 November 2018
Semester Two ends Monday 12 November 2018

Late Year Term 2018 (Semester code: 1187)

Late Year Term begins
Saturday 1 December 2018
Late Year Term ends Saturday 2 March 2019

Graduate School of Management

Study in the Graduate School is structured by quarters of the year.

For the key dates for your study, visit your programme page on the Graduate School of Management website.

Past and future academic dates

The University Calendar shows the academic dates for future years on the page Past and future semester dates.

Application closing dates

To make sure you get your Application for Admission in on time, you can visit: