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Academic calendar for 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 2019

Semester 2, 2019

Activity Key Dates
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 January 2020

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