Tallinn University of Technology

Academic calendar 2023/2024

Approved by Rector’s directive No 49 of 5 October 2022

2023

20 August the first day to submit the autumn semester’s individual study plan
28 August beginning of the academic year
deadline for submission of applications for additional enrolment
28 August – 1 September pre-week of the autumn semester
1 September opening ceremonies
4 September beginning of the autumn semester
11 September deadline for submission of the semester’s individual study plan and an application for academic leave at one’s own request
13 September deadline for cancellation of students’ declarations for registration to a course by the lecturer
18 September university’s anniversary, award of doctoral degrees
29 October end of the study period (quarter)
18 December deadline for submission of applications for defence
23 December end of the period of classroom sessions of the autumn semester
24 December – 1 January Christmas holiday

2024

4 January approval of the applications for defence by the supervisor
16 January the first day to submit the spring semester’s individual study plan
17 January deadline for taking the autumn semester’s examinations
21 January end of the autumn semester
22 January deadline for submission of applications for additional enrolment
22 – 28 January interim week
29 January beginning of the spring semester
5 February deadline for submission of the spring semester’s individual study plan and an application for academic leave at one’s own request
7 February deadline for cancellation of students’ declarations for registration to a course by the lecturer
24 March end of the study period (quarter)
6 May deadline for submission of applications for defence
19 May end of the period of classroom sessions of the spring semester
20 May approval of the applications for defence by the supervisor
30 May deadline for defence of a graduation thesis by graduates of joint Master’s study programmes
4 June deadline for defence of a graduation thesis/taking the final examination by graduates of Master’s studies
7 June deadline for taking the spring semester’s examinations
10 June deadline for defence of a graduation thesis for graduates of the first level of education and deadline for taking the Bachelor’s examination
12 June end of the spring semester
14 June deadline for attestation of PhD students
19 – 28 June period of graduation ceremonies
30 June end of the academic year
calculation of the study load of students for the next academic year based on the study results of the previous academic year

Academic calendar 2024/2025

2024

20. august

the first day to submit the autumn semester’s individual study plan

26. august

beginning of the academic year

deadline for submission of applications for additional enrolment

26.– 30. august

pre-week of the autumn semester

30. august

opening ceremonies

2. september

beginning of the autumn semester

9. september

deadline for submission of the semester’s individual study plan and an application for academic leave at one’s own request

11. september

deadline for cancellation of students’ declarations for registration to a course by the lecturer

18. september

university’s anniversary, award of doctoral degrees

27. oktoober

end of the study period (quarter)

16. detsember

deadline for submission of applications for defence

21. detsember

end of the period of classroom sessions of the autumn semester

24. dets – 1. jaan

Christmas holiday

2025

6. jaanuar

approval of the applications for defence by the supervisor

14. jaanuar

the first day to submit the spring semester’s individual study plan

22. jaanuar

deadline for taking the autumn semester’s examinations

26. jaanuar

end of the autumn semester

27. jaanuar

deadline for submission of applications for additional enrolment

27. jaan – 2. veebr

interim week

3. veebruar

beginning of the spring semester

10. veebruar

deadline for submission of the spring semester’s individual study plan and an application for academic leave at one’s own request

12. veebruar

deadline for cancellation of students’ declarations for registration to a course by the lecturer

30. märts

end of the study period (quarter)

12. mai

deadline for submission of applications for defence

23. mai

approval of the applications for defence by the supervisor

25. mai

end of the period of classroom sessions of the spring semester

4. juuni

deadline for defence of a graduation thesis by graduates of joint Master’s study programmes

9. juuni

deadline for defence of a graduation thesis/taking the final examination by graduates of Master’s studies

11. juuni

deadline for taking the spring semester’s examinations

13. juuni

deadline for defence of a graduation thesis for graduates of the first level of education and deadline for taking the Bachelor’s examination

16. juuni

end of the spring semester

28. juuni

deadline for attestation of PhD students

16. – 22. juuni

graduation ceremony period in colleges and EMERA

19.– 27. juuni

period of graduation ceremonies

30. juuni

end of the academic year

calculation of the study load of students for the next academic year based on the study results of the previous academic year