The academic calendar  at Utrecht University consists of 2 semesters with 2 teaching periods each. A full academic year therefore has 4 teaching periods. See the academic calendar of the Faculty of Law, Economics and Governance for the dates.

Academic Calendar 2019-2020 

Academic Calendar 2020-2021

You can check your personal schedule in MyTimetable.

Course schedule semester 1 will be published in mid August.
Course schedule semester 2 will be published in mid January.
Exam schedule semester 1 will be published in mid September .
Exam schedule semester 1 will be published in mid February.

Recent changes in the timetable will be sent to you by email or can be checked in MyTimetable.

It is not possible to change seminars or course enrollment. Only in special situations the student adviser may decide to adjust your schedule if it’s possible. If you want to make a request to change because of a special situation, you can, within one week after publication of your personal schedule in Osiris, contact the study advisor.

Schedule change requests
Exceptional situations can be chronic illness, athletes with IOC accreditation , disability or combined programs. Students are expected to be available 40 hours per week for full-time education. Given the fact that many students have a part time job, it’s not possible to take that into account and /or change the registration.

Please see your own personal schedule on MyTimetable for the exams of the courses for which you have registered or have automatically been enrolled. This does not apply for the retakes.

Avoid overlap in timeslots of courses

When you register for courses, please take notice of the different timeslots in order to avoid overlap in the timeslots. By checking the timeslots, you can create a feasible schedule. The week is divided into the following timeslots: