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Academic calendar for TAFE degrees

Applications are now closed for Semester 1 2019. Applications for the next intake of TAFE NSW Higher Education courses will open in March.

Academic calendar for 2020

Semester 1, 2020

Activity Date

Semester 1 Orientation Week

10 - 14 February

Semester 1 Classes Commence

17 February

Administration Date

21 February

Census date for Semester 1 subjects

11 March

Higher Education Autumn Mid Semester Break

13 - 24 April

Higher Education Study week (1 week)

25 – 29 May

Higher Education Examination weeks (2 weeks)

1 – 12 June

Last day Semester 1

12 June

Applications for Semester 2 intake close

19 June

Higher Education Winter Holidays

22 June – 17 July

Semester 2, 2020

Activity Date

Semester 2 Orientation Week

20 - 24 July

Semester 2 Classes Commence

27 July

Administration Date

31 July

Census date for Semester 2 subjects

19 August

Higher Education Spring Mid Semester Break

 28 Sep – 9 Oct

Higher Education Study week (1 week)

2 – 6 November

Higher Education Examination weeks (2 weeks)

9 – 20 November

Last day Semester 2

20 November

Exhibition and end-of-year activities week

23 - 27 November

Higher Education Summer Holidays

30 Nov 20 – 15 Feb 21

Applications for Semester 1 intake – first round closes

27 November

Applications for Semester 1 intake – 2nd round closes

22 January 2021

Summer School 2020/2021

Activity Date

Summer School Classes Commence

30 November

Administration Date

4 December

Census Date

16 December

Holiday Break

24 Dec – 3 Jan 2021

Last Day of Summer School

22 January 2021

Exam Week

25 – 29 January 2021