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Academic calendar 2020/2021

Academic calendar for NTNU in Trondheim spring 2020

Also see dates for master's studies in technology (graduate engineer programmes/siv.ing.)

Date  
06 Jan Teaching period starts (normally - check your study program)
01 Feb Confirm education plan (utdanningsplan) in StudentWeb
01 Feb Pay semester fee - spring semester
01 Feb Apply for reimbursement of the semester fee
01 Feb Register for courses and exams - spring semester
01 Feb Main application deadline for exchange stay abroad autumn semester
15 Feb Apply for accommodations during exams for special needs students - spring semester
06 - 13 April Easter holidays - no teaching
30 April Teaching period ends (normally - check your study program)
  14 days before exam date - withdrawal from examination
04 May Start examination period (main period for written examination under supervision)*
  No exam on Whit Sunday 30 May
06 June End examination period (main period for written examination under supervision)*
  Semester ends
03 Aug Summer exam period starts
15 Aug Summer exam period ends

* Please note that other forms of examination may be outside this period. Contact the department for further information.

Academic calendar for NTNU in Trondheim autumn 2020

Also see dates for master's studies in technology (graduate engineer programmes/siv.ing.)

Date  
  Orientation for new international students
10 Aug Matriculation ceremony 
  Teknostart
17 Aug Teaching period starts (normally - check your study program)
15 Sep Confirm education plan (utdanningsplan) in StudentWeb
15 Sep Pay semester fee - autumn semester
15 Sep Apply for reimbursement of the semester fee
15 Sep Register for courses and exams - autumn semester
15 Sept Apply for accommodations during exams for special needs students - autumn semester
15 Sept Main application deadline for exchange stay abroad spring semester
20 Nov Teaching period ends (normally - check your study program)
  14 days before exam date - withdrawal from examination
24 Nov Examination period starts (main period for written examination under supervision)*
19 Dec Examination period ends (main period for written examination under supervision)*
  Semester ends

* Please note that other forms of examination may be outside this period. Contact the department for further information.

Dates for spring 2021:

Teaching period:

  • Normally Monday 11 January – Friday 7 May

Exammination period (main period for written examination under supervision):

  • Tuesday 11 May – Friday 11 June (there are no exams on Whit Sunday, Saturday 22 May)

Summer exam period 2021:

  • Monday 9 August – Saturday 21 August 
Academic calendar for NTNU in Gjøvik spring 2020
Dato  
06 Jan Teaching period starts (normally - check your study program)
01 Feb Confirm education plan (utdanningsplan) in StudentWeb
01 Feb Pay semester fee - spring semester
01 Feb Apply for reimbursement of the semester fee
01 Feb Register for courses and exams - spring semester
01 Feb Main application deadline for exchange stay abroad autumn semester
15 Feb Apply for accommodations during exams for special needs students - spring semester
week 7-8 Students' week
20 Feb Students' ski day - no lectures
06 - 13 April Easter holidays - no teaching
30 April Teaching period ends (normally - check your study program)
  14 days before exam date - withdrawal from examination
04 May Examination period starts (main period for written examination under supervision)*
  No exam on Whit Sunday 30 May
06 June Examination period ends (main period for written examination under supervision)*
  Semester ends
  End-of-term-celebration for staff at NTNU in Gjøvik
03 Aug Summer exam period starts
15 Aug Summer exam period ends

* Please note that other forms of examination may be outside this period. Contact the department for further information.

Academic calendar for NTNU in Gjøvik autumn 2020
Date  
10 Aug Matriculation ceremony
11 Aug Information meetings for international students
14 Aug Start for new master students at IVB, IIK, IDI and ID
17 Aug Start for new students at Master in Clinical Nursing and AIO
17 Aug Teaching period starts (normally - check your study program)
15 Sep Confirm education plan (utdanningsplan) in StudentWeb
15 Sep Pay semester fee - autumn semester
15 Sep Apply for reimbursement of the semester fee
15 Sep Register for courses and exams - autumn semester
15 Sep Apply for accommodations during exams for special needs students - autumn semester
15 Sep Main application deadline for exchange stay abroad spring semester
25 Sep Awards ceremony Eurekaprisen
01–02 Oct Quality seminar
04 Nov Open day
20 Nov Teaching period ends (normally - check your study program)
  14 days before exam date - withdrawal from examination
24 Nov Examination period starts (main period for written examination under supervision)*
19 Dec Examination period ends (main period for written examination under supervision)*
  Semester ends

* Please note that other forms of examination may be outside this period. Contact the department for further information.

Dates for spring 2021:

Teaching period:

  • Normally Monday 11 January – Friday 7 May

Exammination period (main period for written examination under supervision):

  • Tuesday 11 May – Friday 11 June (there are no exams on Whit Sunday, Saturday 22 May)

Summer exam period 2021:

  • Monday 9 August – Saturday 21 August 
Academic calendar for NTNU in Ålesund spring 2020
Dato  
06 Jan Teaching period starts (normally - check your study program)
01 Feb Confirm education plan (utdanningsplan) in StudentWeb
01 Feb Pay semester fee - spring semester
01 Feb Apply for reimbursement of the semester fee
01 Feb Register for courses and exams - spring semester
01 Feb Main application deadline for exchange stay abroad autumn semester
15 Feb Apply for accommodations during exams for special needs students - spring semester
06 - 13 April Easter holidays - no teaching
30 April Teaching period ends (normally - check your study program)
  14 days before exam date - withdrawal from examination
04 May Start examination period (main period for written examination under supervision)*
  No exam on Whit Sunday 30 May
06 June End examination period (main period for written examination under supervision)*
  Semester ends
03 Aug Summer exam period starts
15 Aug Summer exam period ends

* Please note that other forms of examination may be outside this period. Contact the department for further information.

Academic calendar for NTNU in Ålesund autumn 2020

Date  
  Orientation for new international students
10 Aug Matriculation ceremony 
17 Aug Teaching period starts (normally - check your study program)
15 Sep Confirm education plan (utdanningsplan) in StudentWeb
15 Sep Pay semester fee - autumn semester
15 Sep Apply for reimbursement of the semester fee
15 Sep Register for courses and exams - autumn semester
15 Sept Apply for accommodations during exams for special needs students - autumn semester
15 Sept Main application deadline for exchange stay abroad spring semester
20 Nov Teaching period ends (normally - check your study program)
  14 days before exam date - withdrawal from examination
24 Nov Examination period starts (main period for written examination under supervision)*
19 Dec Examination period ends (main period for written examination under supervision)*
  Semester ends

* Please note that other forms of examination may be outside this period. Contact the department for further information.

Dates for spring 2021:

Teaching period:

  • Normally Monday 11 January – Friday 7 May

Exammination period (main period for written examination under supervision):

  • Tuesday 11 May – Friday 11 June (there are no exams on Whit Sunday, Saturday 22 May)

Summer exam period 2021:

  • Monday 9 August – Saturday 21 August 

See also:

Information for new students - Exchange students, free movers and Master's programme students.