The academic year - dates and times


Academic Year

An acadmic year at Chalmers is divided into two semesters, where each semester consists of two study periods. A study period consists of seven to nine study weeks and ends with an examination period. A number of self study days can also be part of a study period. There are also five re-sit examination periods distributed over the academic year. Please note that this can differ for the foundation years.

Autumn term:
Monday 29 August 2022 - Sunday 15 January 2023

Spring term:
Monday 16 January 2023 - Sunday 4 June 2023

Mandatory programme registration for incoming Master's students (admitted to a 2 year programme), 8 August 2022 - 29 August 2022
Further information is available at the Student Portal > Incoming student 2022

Registration course instance
The registration opens Monday three weeks before the course instance starts and closes the second Monday in the course instance.

The Student Union's career contact days (CHARM, arbetsmarknadsdagar) at the Johanneberg campus.
All lectures and classes that are scheduled for Master and incoming exchange students on Tuesday 7 February 2023 in the afternoon from 13:00 to 16:00 should be changed to another time. All lectures and classes after 10:00 on Wednesday 8 February 2023 are to be cancelled for all students.

Personal growth training program - Of Course
Thursday 16 February 2023. All lectures and classes are to be cancelled from 12:00 for all students.

According to Chalmers wage agreement Easter Eve, Friday following Ascension Day, Midsummer's Eve, Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve are equivalent to holidays. On the following working days, ordinary working hours are reduced by four hours (half day): Walpurgis Eve, the day before All Hallow's Eve and 23 december. Such working free time shall not be scheduled.


From To
Sign-up re-sit examination days August Mon 2022-07-04 Fri 2022-07-29
Re-sit examination days August Mon 2022-08-15 Sat 2022-08-27

Aut 2022 From To
Examination sign-up study period 1 Mon 2022-08-08 Sun 2022-10-09
Sign-up re-sit examination days October Mon 2022-08-22 Thu 2022-09-22
Study period 1 Mon 2022-08-29 Sun 2022-10-30
Re-sit examination days October/self-study Fri 2022-10-07 Sat 2022-10-08
Examination sign-up study period 2 Mon 2022-10-10 Wed 2022-12-21
Examination days 1 Sat 2022-10-22 Sat 2022-10-29
Study period 2 Mon 2022-10-31 Sun 2023-01-15
Sign-up re-sit examination days January Mon 2022-11-21 Sun 2022-12-18
Self-study Mon 2022-12-19 Mon 2023-01-02
Examination sign-up study period 3 Mon 2022-12-26 Sun 2023-01-15
Re-sit examination days January/Self-study Tue 2023-01-03 Thu 2023-01-05
Examination days 2 Sat 2023-01-07 Sat 2023-01-14

Spr 2023 From To
Examination sign-up study period 3, continued Mon 2023-01-16 Sun 2023-02-26
Study period 3 Mon 2023-01-16 Sun 2023-03-19
CHARM (Career contact days) Tue 2023-02-07 Wed 2023-02-08
Personal growth training program - Of Course Thu 2023-02-16 Thu 2023-02-16
Sign-up re-sit examination days Easter Mon 2023-02-20 Sun 2023-03-19
Examination sign-up study period 4 Mon 2023-02-27 Wed 2023-05-10
Examination days 3 Sat 2023-03-11 Sat 2023-03-18
Study period 4 Mon 2023-03-20 Sun 2023-06-04
Re-sit examination days Easter/Self-study Mon 2023-04-03 Wed 2023-04-05
Self-study Thu 2023-04-06 Tue 2023-04-11
Sign-up re-sit examination days June Mon 2023-04-24 Mon 2023-05-22
Self-study Fri 2023-05-19 Fri 2023-05-19
Examination days 4 Sat 2023-05-27 Sat 2023-06-03
Re-sit examination days June Wed 2023-06-07 Fri 2023-06-09

Page manager Published: Mon 14 Jun 2021.