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

2020/2021
Autumn 2020: 31 August – 17 January (weeks 36–02)
Spring 2021: 18 January – 6 June (weeks 03–22)

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)