The academic year begins on September 1st of the current year and ends on August 31st of the following year.
The academic year is divided into two semesters in the case of bachelors, engineer's and master's study.
Each semester consists of a
After discussion in the rector's advisory board, the rector of the Slovak University of Technology announces the binding time schedule of a given academic year, specifying the beginning and end of the teaching in the academic year for each semester, and the beginning and end of the examination periods and holidays.
If a study programme is implemented at a faculty, respective dean subsequently publishes the time schedule of the academic year for the faculty, in which he (she) completes the academic year time with a period in which the registrations, state examinations, and other academic activities being specific for the faculty take place.