Academic year 2017/2018

The 2017/2018 academic year commences on September 1, 2017 and concludes on August 31, 2018

Arrival at the Halls of ResidenceSeptember   9–10, 2017
Orientation week for the winter semesterSeptember 11–15, 2017
Winter semester (lectures)September 18 – December 17, 2017
Christmas breakDecember 18, 2017 – January 1, 2018
Winter examination period**January  2 – February 11, 2018
Summer semester (lectures)February 12 – May 13, 2018
Summer examination period**May 14 – September 6, 2018

**  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 2017/2018:           September 6, 2018

National holidays (offices closed):

September 28 (Thursday in 2017) – observed in honour of St. Wenceslas
October 28 (Saturday in 2017) – Proclamation of the Czechoslovak Republic
November 17 (Friday in 2017) – Fighting for Freedom and Democracy Day
December 24, 25 and 26 (Sunday–Tuesday in 2017) – Christmas
January 1 (Monday in 2018) – New Year‘s Day
April 14 – Good Friday
April 17  – Easter Monday
May 1 (Tuesday  in 2018) – Labour Day
May 8 (Tuesday in 2018) – Liberation Day
July 5 (Thursday in 2018) – observed in honour of the Slavonic Apostles Cyril and Methodius
July 6 (Friday in 2018) – 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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