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Academic Calendar of UESTC (2016-2017)

The acdemic school year consists of two semesters: September to January(Fall Semester), February to June(Spring Semester).

The summer vacation usually lasts 6-8 weeks while the winter vacation lasts only 4 weeks, which normally follows the schedule of Chinese Lunar New Year.


1.You can download the picture and zoom it to see clearly by right-clicking the mouse;

2.First semester is from Aug.29th,2016 to Jan.15th,2017; second semester is from Feb.20th,2017 to Jul.9th,2017;

3.Week 19 and 20 is for examination each semester;

4.Winter vacation is from Jan.16th, 2017 to Feb.19th, 2017; summer vacation is from Jul.10th, 2017 to Aug.27th, 2017;

5.Sport meeting of the university was held in Sept. 27th and 28th,2016;

6.Official holiday is marked with red cycles:

· Mid-Autumn Day is on Sept.15th,2016; 

· National Day is on Oct.1st  to 3rd, 2016; 

· New Year’s Day is on Jan.1st,2017; 

· Spring Festival is from Jan. 28th to 30th; 

· Tomb-Sweeping Day is on Apr.4th;

· Labor Day is on May 1st; 

· Dragon Boat Festival is on May 30th.