Academic Year, Semester Duration, Lecture Period

Academic Year 2011/201201.10.201131.03.2012
Semester Duration WS 2011/1201.10.201131.03.2012
Lecture Period WS 2011/1217.10.201111.02.2012


Enrollment period for guest students24.10.201128.10.2011
Application for leaves of absence must be submitted by 17.10.2011
Withdrawal (5-week period)18.11.2011
Application period for summer semester 2012 (Bachelor’s programs, for students in upper-division semesters only)15.11.201115.01.2012
Application deadline for summer semester 2012 (Master’s programs)
NB: Dates may vary for some programs!
Re-registration deadline for summer semester15.02.2012

Lecture-Free Days/Holidays

German Reunification Day03.10.2011
All Saints‘ Day01.11.2011
Dies Academicus08.12.2011
Christmas Vacation24.12.2011-06.01.2012
1st Christmas Day25.12.2011
2nd Christmas Day26.12.2011
New Year’s Day01.01.2012
Three Kings’ Day06.01.2012

Off Duty Days

Christmas Eve24.12.2011
New Year’s Eve31.12.2011
Shrove Tuesday (from 12:00 pm)21.02.2012