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Updated 04/01/21 

Further to the communication was sent to students on Thursday 31 December, we have received a letter from the Universities Minister (Michelle Donelan) with revised plans for the return of students to Higher Education – READ MORE 

  • Spring Term 2021

    Monday 4 January 2021 to Thursday 1 April 2021 (12 teaching weeks)

    Reading Break
    Monday 15 February 2021 to Friday 19 February 2021

    Easter Public Holiday Weekend 

    Friday 2 April 2021 to Monday 5 April 2021

    Student Spring Holiday 

    Friday 2 April 2021 to Friday 16 April 2021

  • Summer Term 2021

    Monday 19 April 2021 to Friday 11 June 2021 (7 teaching weeks)

    Bank Holiday Closure
    Monday 3 May 2021

    Monday 31 May 2021

    Reading Break
    Monday 31 May to Friday 4 June 2021

  • Notices

    Each Reading Break commences on Friday at 5.00pm

    University Centre Year equates to 30 Teaching Weeks*

    * Although the HE teaching year is 30 weeks – this includes 5 days scheduled staff development training (to allow UCS to meet the DfE CPD requirement). As a consequence the taught time for degree students is equivalent to 29 weeks for HE programmes.