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Relevant for 2017/2018

Information is valid for the academic year 2017/2018.

Information guide for international students

Academic calendar

Autumn semester: beginning of October – middle of January

Spring semester: middle of February – end of May

Winter holidays: middle of January – middle of February

Winter examination period: middle of January – beginning of February

Summer holidays: beginning of July – end of August

Summer examination period: beginning of June – end of June

Autumn examination period: end of August – middle of September


In the Republic of Slovenia, academic year starts on 1 October and ends on 30 September. Every year, the study calendar specifies the duration of organised study activities, examination periods, school holidays, public holidays and of the university week. The academic calendar may differ from one University member to another. Please check the website of a particular University member (academy/faculty) for details.


National holidays

  • January 1 and 2
  • February 8
  • Easter Monday
  • April 27
  • May 1 and 2
  • June 25
  • August 15
  • October 31
  • November 1
  • December 25 and 26