Academic calendar

The academic year in Sweden is divided into two semesters. The academic year consists of 40 weeks (20 weeks per semester), and begins with the autumn semester and finishes with the spring semester. There are no formal holiday periods during the semester. There are however short breaks over Christmas and Easter.

Semester dates

​2021/2022

Autumn 2021: 30 August – 16 January (weeks 35–02)

Spring 2022: 17 January – 5 June (weeks 03–22)

​2022/2023

Autumn 2022: 29 August – 15 January (weeks 35–02)

Spring 2023: 16 January – 4 June (weeks 03–22)

​2023/2024

Autumn 2023: 28 August – 14 January (weeks 35–02)

Spring 2024: 15 January – 2 June (weeks 03–22)

2024/2025

Autumn 2024: 2 September – 19 January (weeks 36–03)

Spring 2025: 20 January – 8 June (weeks 04–23)

2025/2026

Autumn 2025: 1 September – 18 January (weeks 36–03)

Spring 2026: 19 January – 7 June (weeks 04–23)

Last modified: 2022-07-08