ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2016 – 2017:
Winter semester 2016/2017: 3 October 2016 – 20 January 2017
Exam period: end of January 2017 (dates may vary)
Summer semester 2016/2017: 20 February 2017 – 29 May 2017
Exam period: mid June 2017 (dates may vary)
Apart of tests and work during lessons, complete exams are organized in given exam periods in months: January, February, April, June, July and September. It is advisable to check for exact dates directly with the department(s) concerned.
PUBLIC HOLIDAY BREAK(S)
University of Sarajevo is closed for following dates:
1-2 January – New Year
1 March – B&H’s Independence Day
1-2 May – Labour’s Day
25 November – Statehood Day
There is a break in the academic calendar for religious holidays such as Christmas (Catholic and Ortondox), Easter, Ramadan and Eid Bayram (dates vary according to the movement of the holiday day). In practice there is usually a break from classes over the New Year’s period. The exact dates are determined by each department so please check with the programme/department to confirm when classes/ assignments are paused.