Academic calendar 2016-2017

Academic calendar

Please note that the academic year of 2016-2017 starts on September 1, 2016. Below you will find an overview of the academic year 2016-2017 of all degree programmes of Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences. 

Note that, besides Christmas and New Year's Day, the university is closed on the following public holidays: Good Friday (14/4/2017), Easter Monday (17/4/2017), King's Day (27/4/2017), Liberation Day (5/5/2017), Ascension Day (25/5/2017) and Whit Monday (5/6/2017). You don't have classes on these days. 

All bachelor programmes
Exchange
Master in Psychology
Master in Pedagogical Sciences 2016-2017

BlockWeek numberPeriod 
Start minorsWeek 3529 August onwards 
IntroductionWeek 351 Sept – 2 SeptFaculty introduction (mandatory)
Block 1 Week 36-405 Sept – 7 Oct * 
Block 2Week 41-4510 Oct - 11 Nov 
 Week 4614 Nov -18 NovTeaching free period**
Block 3Week 47-5121 Nov – 23 Dec 
 Week 52-126 Dec -6 JanChristmas Holiday
Block 4Week 2-69 Jan – 10 Feb 
Block 5Week 7-1113 Feb – 17 March 
Block 6Week 12-1620 March – 21 Apr 
 Week 1724 Apr – 28 AprTeaching-free period
Block 7Week 18-221 May – 2 June 
Block 8Week 23-276 June – 7 July 
 Week 28-3010 July – 28 JulyRe-sits bachelor
 Week 2810 July – 14 JulyRe-sits minors

* Please mind: Minors will start in Week 35 (29/8)
** Year 1 and 2 Psychology have a Presentation/Observation week.

Master in Public Administration
Master in International Public Management and Policy 2016-2017

BlockWeek numberPeriod 
IntroductionWeek 351 Sept – 2 SeptFaculty introduction (mandatory)
Block 1Week 36-425 Sept – 21 Oct 
 Week 43-4424 Oct – 4 NovExams
Block 2 (Public Administration)Week 45-517 Nov – 23 Dec 
Block 2 (IMP)Week 46-5114 Nov – 23 Dec 
 Week 52 -126 Dec – 6 JanChristmas Holiday
 Week 2-39 – 20 JanExams
Block 3Week 4-1023 Jan – 10 March 
 Week 11-1213 March – 24 MarchExams
Block 4Week 13-2027 March – 19 May 
 Week 21-2222 May – 2 JuneExams
 Week 1724 Apr – 28 AprTeaching-free period

Master in Sociology 2016-2017

BlockWeek numberPeriod 
IntroductionWeek 351 Sept – 2 SeptFaculty introduction (mandatory)
Block 1Week 36-435 Sept – 28 Oct 
 Week 44-4531 Oct – 11 NovExams
 Week 4614 Nov - 18 NovTeaching-free period
Block 2Week 47-421 Nov – 20 Jan 
 Week 52-126 Dec – 6 JanChristmas Holiday
 Week 5-630 Jan – 10 FebExams
Block 3Week 7-1413 Feb – 7 Apr 
 Week 15-1610 Apr – 21 Apr Exams
 Week 1724 Apr – 28 AprTeaching-free period
Block 4Week 18-251 May – 23 June 
 Week 26-2726 June – 7 JulyExams
 Week 1724 Apr – 28 AprTeaching-free period