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Holidays & Plan of Quarters


Public Holidays:

January 1st
Thursday before Easter Sunday
Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday after Easter Sunday
Fourth Friday after Easter
Ascension Day
Monday after Whitsun
June 5th - Constitution day
December 25th and 26th

Holidays in relation to your study :

Easter - From Tuesday before Easter to Easter-Monday (both days included)
Whitsun - includes only the ordinary holidays
Autumn holidays - week 42

Autumn semester:
1st quarter: September 1st - October 30th (week 36-44 Autumn break week 42). Exams week 45.
2nd quarter: November 14th - January 13th (week 46-2 Christmas holiday week 52). Exams week 3 and 4.

Spring semester:
3rd quarter: January 30th - March 24th (week 5-12). Exams week 13 and 14.
4th quarter: April 18th - June 9th (week 16-23). Exams week 24 and 25.

This may vary depending on each year's calendar.

Please be aware that orientation for international students usually takes place at the end of August and at the end of January.

In the spring semester  (Friday in week 18) we have a recurring yearly event The Student Day at the University of Southern Denmark.
The day is devoted to the students with both academic and social features arranged by students for students. The day is part of Students in Focus.  

In the autumn semester University of Southern Denmark in Odense is center for the yearly event "Årsfesten". On this day there will be no lectures unless the teachers say otherwise.  

Study Board for Economics and Business Administration (Esbjerg) University of Southern Denmark

  • Niels Bohrs Vej 9
  • Esbjerg - DK-6700
  • Phone: +45 6550 1522

Last Updated 29.10.2019