Academic Calendar

Academic Semesters and Internships

Reminder: For first-year and second-year international graduate students, semesters 7 and 9 start mid-September with an International Orientation Program.

 

      ACADEMIC SEMESTERS AND INTERNSHIPS
 Program  Year  Semester

Classes start:

Classes end:  Internships
Graduate Program

2 years – 4  semesters

 2nd    S10 Graduate internship: from early mid-February to the end of August
 S9 mid-September mid-January    
  1st  S8 mid-January mid-April

First-year graduate  internship

from mid-April to the end of August

 S7 mid-September mid-January
Undergraduate Program

3 years – 6 semesters

  3rd  S6 mid-January end of May

no mandatory internship during the 3rd year

 S5 1st week of September mid-January
  2nd  S4 mid-January end of May Second-year undergraduate internship

1 to 2 months in the winter

 S3 1st week of September mid-January
 1st  S2  mid-January end of May First-year undergraduate internship

1 to 2 months in the summer

S1 1st week of September mid-January

 

Academic Vacations

ACADEMIC VACATIONS     
 Program  Year  Vacation  period  Duration
Graduate Program

2 years – 4 semesters

 2nd  Christmas Vacation  2  weeks from mid-December to early January
 1st  Christmas Vacation

Winter Break

 2  weeks from mid-December to early January

1 week in February

Undergraduate Program

3 years – 6 semesters

 3rd

 

 2nd

 

1st

 

All Saints Day

Christmas Vacation

Winter Break

Spring Break

Summer Vacation   

1 week in November

2  weeks from mid-December to early January

1 week in February

2 weeks in April

From June to late August