Academic calendar 2019-2020

Autumn term 2019

Teaching and evaluation periods

Time                   

Week numbers

First evaluation period; orientation

2 Sep – 6 Sep 2019

36

Period I and evaluation week

9 Sep – 25 Oct 2019

37–43

Period II and evaluation week

28 Oct – 13 Dec 2019

44–50

Second evaluation period (for retake exams)     

16 Dec – 3 Jan 2020

51–1

Spring term 2020

Teaching and evaluation periods

Time                   

Week numbers

Period III and evaluation week

7 Jan 2020 – 21 Feb 2020

2–8

Period IV and evaluation week

24 Feb – 10 Apr 2020

9–15

Period V: multimodal period**

13 Apr – 29 May 2020

16–22

Summer courses are subject to separate guidelines.


**Multimodal periods are periods in which diverse forms of teaching are implemented, for example:

  • Six weeks of teaching, including an evaluation of learning
  • Intensive studies of varying lengths
  • A project course, beginning as contact teaching and continuing as a summer project
 Thesis and graduation

Please note that master's thesis topic and master's thesis are approved by the degree programme committee. The graduation dates between the meetings are intended for bachelor's degree students and those master's degreee students who have already approved their master's thesis. The topic for the master’s thesis and the completed master’s thesis cannot be approved at the same meeting of the degree programme committee. Please note that the deadlines are absolute. If you do not submit the documents and request the degree certificate by the deadlines given, your graduation will be automatically postponed to the next possible date of graduation.


Autumn term 2019

Deadline for applications (Mon)

Degree programme committee (Mon)

Graduation date (Thu)

Graduation ceremony (Wed) 16:00 o´clock

29.7.

19.8.

22.8.

2.10.2019
2.9.

-

26.9.

11.12.2019

30.9.

21.10.

24.10.

11.12.2019

4.11.

-

28.11.

11.12.2019
25.11.16.12.19.12.4.3.2020


2020

Deadline for applications,

Official date of graduation printed on the certificate,

Deadline for entry of all credits into Oodi (Mon)


Degree programme committee (Mon)

Date of degree award by Dean (Tue)

Graduation ceremony (Wed) 16:00 o´clock
31.12.2019 (Tue)20.1.202021.1.4.3.2020
27.1.2020-11.2.4.3.2020
24.2.202016.3.17.3.10.6.2020
30.3.2020-14.4.10.6.2020
27.4.202018.5.19.5.10.6.2020
25.5.202015.6.16.6.18.11.2020
29.6.2020-14.7.18.11.2020
31.7.2020 (Fri)17.8.18.8.18.11.2020
31.8.2020-15.9.18.11.2020
28.9.202019.10.20.10.18.11.2020
26.10.2020-10.11.18.11.2020
23.11.202014.12.15.12.Spring 2021
31.12.2020January 2021January 2021Spring 2021




 Course and exam schedules

MyCourses is the learning environment and workspace for Aalto courses. In MyCourses you can find both basic and the latest course information, such as course overviews and arrangements, lecture slides and handouts, assignments, assessments, exam results and other course material provided by the teachers.

Teachers send out announcements, share material, receive student submissions and give feedback via MyCourses. Course grades are also published in MyCourses. MyCourses can also serve as a discussion forum for students and teachers.

Registration for the courses and exams is done via WebOodi.