General academic calendar of the E.MA 2014/2015

DatesAcademic programmeSpecial events

August

Introductory activities (distance learning)

 

9-10 Sept

Arrivals in Venice-Lido

 

11-12 Sept

Orientation days

 

15-21 Sept

Introduction week

 

19 Sept

 

E.MA Universities Fair

21 Sept

 

Graduation and Opening Ceremony

22 Sept-17 Oct

 Thematic Section 1

 

4 Oct

 

Moot Court

20 Oct

Thematic Section 1: Exam

 

20-31 Oct

24 Oct

Thematic Section 2

Day Off

 

3-14 Nov

Thematic Section 3

 

10 Nov

Submission of thesis proposals

 

17-28 Nov

Thematic Section 4

 

21 Nov

Universities respond to thesis proposals

 

 

 

 

1 Dec-23 Jan

Thematic Section 5

 

1 Dec

Thematic Section 4: Exam (TBC)

 

5-6 Dec

E.MA Council’s decision on 2nd Semester University (TBC)

 

13-14 Dec

 

Human Rights Film Festival (student-led, TBC)

18 Dec

Clusters: submission of short paper

 

20 Dec-4 Jan

 

Holiday break (lessons start again on Monday 5 Jan 2014 at 9:15)

6 Jan

9-10 Jan

Re-Sit: TS1

Thematic Section 5: 24h take home assignment

 

12-19 Jan

Kosovo field trip (TBC)

 

21 Jan

Announcement of provisional First Semester marks

 

23 Jan

 

E.MA Career Day

26 Jan

Re-sit exams TS2/TS3/TS4/TS5

Exam Commission

27 Jan

Announcement of First Semester final results

 

29 Jan

End of First Semester

 

1 Feb-31 July

Second Semester

 

14 July 

Deadline Master’s Thesis

 

26 Sept 

Thesis oral defence

 

27 Sept 

Graduation ceremony

 

 


ACADEMIC YEAR 2015/2016

DatesAcademic programme

August

Introductory activities (distance learning)

15-16 Sept

Arrivals in Venice-Lido

17-18 Sept

Orientation (mandatory)

21-25 Sept

Introduction week

27 Sept

Graduation and Opening Ceremony

28 Sept-18 Dec

Courses and exams

20 Dec 2015 – 3 Jan 2016

Holiday break (courses start again on Monday 4 Jan 2016)

04 – 08 Jan 2016

Courses and exams

11 – 18 Jan 2016 (tbc)

Field trip

19 – 30 Jan 2016

Courses and announcement of First Semester final results

30 Jan 2016

End of First Semester

1 Feb – 31 July 2016

Second Semester in one of the E.MA participating universities

13 July 2016 (tbc)

Deadline Master’s Thesis

19 Sept 2016 (tbc)

Thesis oral defence

20 Sept 2016 (tbc)

Graduation ceremony