Key Dates

 

2015-2016

Semester One : Monday 28 September 2015 to Friday 22 January 2016

Semester Two : Monday 25 January 2016 to Friday 10 June 2016

Christmas Vacation : Saturday 19 December 2015 to Sunday 10 January 2016

Easter Vacation : Saturday 19 March 2016 to Sunday 10 April 2016

 

Bank Holidays

2015-2016

25 December 2015 (Christmas Day)

28 December 2015 (Boxing Day substitute)

01 January 2016

25 March 2016 (Good Friday)

28 March 2016 (Easter Monday)

02 May 2016

30 May 2016

29 August 2016

Examinations

2015-2016

11 - 22 January 2016 (University Examination period)

09 - 27 May 2016 (University Examination period)

06 - 10 June 2016 (Semester One Re-examinations)

15 - 19 August 2016 (Semester Two Re-examinations)

Graduation Ceremonies

2015-2016

Winter graduation -  Thursday 21st January 2016

Tuesday 12th - Friday 15th July 2016

International Welcome

2015-2016

23 - 28 September 2015



Tier 4 Working

Unless a student’s visa states any other restrictions or prohibitions, a student on a Tier 4 Visa can only work:

  • Part-time during the University semesters up to a MAXIMUM of 20 hours per week.
  • Full-time as part of an official work placement included in your course or for;
  1. Undergraduate Students - during University vacations

  2. Postgraduate Students - when the University is closed 

The UK Home Office considers volunteering paid and unpaid as work.  Further details on visa restrictions, including work in the UK, can be found online at www.keele.ac.uk/visa

2016-2017

Semester One : Monday 26 September 2016 to Friday 20 January 2017

Semester Two : Monday 23 January 2017 to Friday 09 June 2017

Christmas Vacation : Saturday 17 December 2016 to Sunday 08 January 2017

Easter Vacation : Saturday 01 April 2017 to Sunday 23 April 2017

 

Bank Holidays

2016-2017

26 December 2016 (Boxing Day)

27 December 2016 (Christmas Day, Substitute day)

02 January 2017 (New Year's Day, Substitute day)

14 April 2017 (Good Friday)

17 April 2017 (Easter Monday)

01 May 2017 (Early May bank holiday)

29 May 2017 (Spring bank holiday)

28 August 2017 (Summer bank holiday)

Examinations

2016-2017

09 - 20 January 2017 (University Examination period)

08 - 26 May 2017 (University Examination period)

05 - 09 June 2017 (Semester One Re-examinations)

14 - 18 August 2017 (Semester Two Re-examinations)

Graduation Ceremonies

2016-2017

Winter graduation -  Thursday 19th January 2017

Tuesday 11th - Friday 14th July 2017

International Welcome

2016-2017

20 - 27 September 2016



Tier 4 Working

Unless a student’s visa states any other restrictions or prohibitions, a student on a Tier 4 Visa can only work:

  • Part-time during the University semesters up to a MAXIMUM of 20 hours per week.
  • Full-time as part of an official work placement included in your course or for;
  1. Undergraduate Students - during University vacations

  2. Postgraduate Students - when the University is closed 

The UK Home Office considers volunteering paid and unpaid as work.  Further details on visa restrictions, including work in the UK, can be found online at www.keele.ac.uk/visa