Semesters, key events and public holidays: here we provide an overview of the many important dates throughout the academic year at Leipzig University.

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Photo: Christian Hüller

Upcoming semesters

  • Semester
    1 April 2022–30 September 2022
  • Classes
    4 April 2022–16 July 2022 (Monday–Saturday)
  • Good Friday
    15 April 2022
    No lectures
  • Easter Monday
    18 April 2022
    No lectures
  • Ascension Thursday
    26 May 2022 (Thursday)
    No lectures
  • Whit Monday
    6 June 2022
    No lectures
  • Semester
    1 October 2022–31 March 2023
  • Induction week
    4 October 2022–7 October 2022 (Tuesday–Friday)
  • Classes
    10 October 2022–4 February 2023 (Monday–Saturday)
  • Enrolment ceremony
    12 October 2022 (Wednesday)
    No classes during the ceremony
  • Reformation Day
    31 October 2022 (Monday)
    No lectures
  • Buß- und Bettag
    16 November 2022 (Wednesday)
    No lectures
  • Dies academicus
    2 December 2022 (Friday)
    Project day
  • New Year
    21 December 2022–3 January 2023 (Wednesday–Tuesday)
    No lectures
  • Open day
    12 January 2023 (Thursday)
  • Semester
    1 April 2023–30 September 2023
  • Classes
    3 April 2023–15 January 2023 (Monday–Saturday)
  • Good Friday
    7 April 2023
    No lectures
  • Easter Monday
    10 April 2023
    No lectures
  • May Day
    1 May 2023 (Monday)
    No lectures
  • Ascension Thursday
    18 May 2023 (Thursday)
    No lectures
  • Whit Monday
    29 May 2023
    No lectures
  • Semester
    1 October 2023–30 March 2024
  • Induction week
    2 October 2023–6 October 2023 (Monday–Friday)
  • Classes
    9 October 2023–3 February 2024 (Monday–Saturday)
  • Enrolment ceremony
    11 October 2023 (Wednesday)
    No classes during the ceremony
  • Reformation Day
    31 October 2023 (Tuesday)
    No lectures
  • Buß- und Bettag
    22 November 2023 (Wednesday)
    No lectures
  • Dies academicus
    4 December 2023 (Monday)
    Project day
  • New Year
    20 December 2023–2 January 2024 (Wednesday–Tuesday)
    No lectures
  • Open day
    11 January 2024 (Thursday)
  • Semester
    1 April 2024–30 September 2024
  • Classes
    2 April 2024–6 July 2024 (Tuesday–Saturday)
  • Easter Monday
    1 April 2024
    No lectures
  • May Day
    1 May 2024 (Tuesday)
    No lectures
  • Ascension Thursday
    9 May 2024 (Thursday)
    No lectures
  • Whit Monday
    20 May 2024
    No lectures

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