Academic year 2016/2017

The 2016-2017 academic year commences on September 1, 2016 and concludes on August 31, 2017

Arrival at the Halls of ResidenceSeptember   10-11, 2016
Orientation week for the winter semesterSeptember 12–September 16, 2016
Winter semester (lectures)September 19 – December 23, 2016
Christmas breakDecember 24, 2015- January 1, 2017
Winter examination period**January  2 – February 10, 2017
Summer semester (lectures)February 13 – May 12, 2017
Summer examination period**May 15 – September 4, 2017

**  With approval from respective departments, students can take examinations also before the official examination period.

The student must complete the individual course in the academic year or study unit he/she entered the course in no later than as per the below specified deadline:

for academic year 2016/2017:           September 4, 2017

National holidays (offices closed):

September 28 (Wednesday in 2016) – observed in honour of St. Wenceslas
October 28 (Friday in 2016) – Proclamation of the Czechoslovak Republic
November 17 (Thursday in 2016) – Fighting for Freedom and Democracy Day
December 24, 25 and 26 (Saturday – Monday  in 2016) – Christmas
January 1 (Sunday in 2017) – New Year‘s Day
April 14 – Good Friday
April 17  – Easter Monday
May 1 (Monday  in 2017) – Labour Day
May 8 (Monday in 2017) – Liberation Day
July 5 (Wednesday in 2017) – observed in honour of the Slavonic Apostles Cyril and Methodius
July 6 (Thursday in 2017) – observed in honour of Jan Hus, the Czech religious reformer

Contact

International Relations Office
Faculty of Law, Palacký University Olomouc
Tř. 17. Listopadu 8, 771 11 Olomouc
Czech Republic
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