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

Campus Beethovenstraße
Photo: Christian Hüller

Upcoming Semesters

  • Semester
    1 October 2021–31 March 2022
  • Induction week
    4 October 2021–8 October 2021 (Monday–Friday)
  • Classes
    11 October 2021–5 February 2022 (Monday–Saturday)
  • Enrolment ceremony
    13 October 2021 (Wednesday)
    No classes during the ceremony
  • Buß- und Bettag
    17 November 2021 (Wednesday)
    No lectures
  • Dies academicus
    2 December 2021 (Thursday)
    Project day
  • New Year
    20 December 2021–2 January 2022 (Monday–Sunday)
    No lectures
  • Open day
    13 January 2022 (Thursday)
  • 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
    No lectures
  • Whit Monday
    6 June 2022
    No lectures

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