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Academic calendar for TAFE NSW Degrees

Applications are now open for the next intake of TAFE NSW Higher Education courses.

Put the closing dates for your course in your diary now so you don't miss out. In some cases applications may be accepted after the closing date, subject to availability of places.

Applications for Semester 1 2019

1st Round Closes - 30 November 2018
2nd Round Closes - 25 January 2019

Academic calendar 2018

Semester 2

Activity Key Dates
Applications for Semester 2 Intake Open 26 February
Applications for Semester 2 Intake Close 22 June
Orientation Week 23 – 27 July
Semester 2 Commences 30 July
Administration Date - Tuition Fees must be paid by this date 3 August
Census Date - Last date to withdraw without academic or financial penalty 22 August
Higher Education Mid Semester Break 1 - 12 October
Higher Education Study Week (1 Week) 5 - November
Higher Education Examination Weeks (2 Weeks) 12 - 23 November
Last Day Semester 2 23 November
Exhibition and End-of-Year Activities Week 26 - 30 November
Higher Education Holidays 30 November 2018
- 11 February 2019

Summer School 2018/2019

Activity Key Dates
Summer School Commences 3 December
Administration Date - Tuition Fees must be paid by this date 7 December
Census Date - Last date to withdraw without academic or financial penalty 19 December
Break 24 December 2018
- 4 January 2019
Last Day of Summer School Classes 25 January 2019
Examination Week 27 January
- 1 February 2019

Academic calendar 2019

Semester 1

Activity Key Dates
Applications for Semester 1 Intake – 2nd Round Closes 25 January
Orientation Week 11 – 15 February
Semester 1 Commences 18 February
Administration Date - Tuition Fees Must be paid by this date 22 February
Census Date - Last Date to withdraw without academic or financial penalty 13 March
Higher Education Mid Semester Break 15 - 26 April
Higher Education Study Week (1 Week) 27 - 31 May
Higher Education Examination Weeks (2 Weeks) 3 - 14 June
Last Day Semester 1 14 June
Higher Education Holidays 17 June – 19 July

Semester 2

Activity Key Dates
Applications for Semester 2 Intake Open 25 February
Applications for Semester 2 Intake Close 21 June
Orientation Week 22 – 26 July
Semester 2 Commences 29 July
Administration Date - Tuition Fees must be paid by this date 2 August
Census Date - Last date to withdraw without academic or financial penalty 21 August
Higher Education Mid Semester Break 30 September - 11 October
Higher Education Study Week (1 Week) 4 - 8 November
Higher Education Examination Weeks (2 Weeks) 11 - 22 November
Last Day Semester 2 22 November
Exhibition and End-of-Year Activities Week 25 - 29 November
Higher Education Holidays 2 December 2019
- 14 February 2020

Summer School 2019/2020

Activity Key Dates
Summer School Commences 2 December 2019
Administration Date - Tuition Fees must be paid by this date 6 December 2019
Census Date - Last date to withdraw without academic or financial penalty 18 December 2019
Break 23 December 2019
- 3 January 2020
Last Day of Summer School Classes 24 January 2020
Examination Week 27 January
- 31 February 2020