Key dates at AUT

This page lists the key dates for the academic year at AUT. These key dates are true for most courses of study, but some courses start or finish outside the academic year.

If you have questions about your course's start or finish date, or its exam dates, contact your AUT faculty or school.

2017 academic year - key dates

Semester 1

27 February First day of classes
17-28 April              
Break (no classes)
6-9 June Study break/exam week
12-23 June Exam weeks
23 June Last day of semester


Semester 2

17 July
First day of classes
28 August-8 September
Break (no classes)
24-27 October
Study break/exam week
30 October-10 November
Exam weeks
10 November Last day of semester


Summer School

27 November
First day of classes
18 December-5 January 2018
Break (no classes)
9 February 2018
Last day of semester


Note: The academic year dates were accurate when published. AUT reserves the right to amend individual dates as required.

Last updated: 22-Feb-2017 1.36pm

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.