Academic Calendar

The academic year in Germany is divided into two semesters:

The winter semester officially begins on 1st October and ends on 31st March.

The summer semester begins on 1st April and ends on 30th September.

However, the lecture period usually only runs from mid-October until mid-February and from mid-April until the end of July. The remaining time is intended for exams/internships/semester break and the orientation week

The lecture period of the winter semester 2022/23 starts on 24th October 2022. In summer semester 2023, the courses start on 17th April 2023.

The last date of arrival for newcomers in Koblenz: 10th April 2023 for the summer semester 2023