University calendar

Please note

Campus timetables (other than Paris) may sometimes vary. Please check the appropriate timetable:

Dijon (PDF in French, 31 ko) - Le Havre (PDF, 22 ko) - Menton (PDF, 30 ko) - Nancy (PDF, 31 ko) - Poitiers (PDF in French, 62 ko) - Reims (PDF, 95 ko)

Download: university calendar 2020-2021 (PDF - 547 Ko)

Induction week: the different campuses and Schools will send their programmes directly to their students.

Autumn semester 2020-2021

Please note: Saturdays are teaching days and are used for the scheduling of exams, with morning and afternoon sessions, for which students are expected to make themselves available.

University Calendar, Autumn Semester 2020-2021
Date Event
From Monday, 6 to Monday, 13 July 2020 Online course registration:
  • Undergraduate College 1st and 2nd year students
  • Master 1st and 2nd year students
  • Exchange programme
From Monday, 7 to Friday, 11 September Welcome Programme for international students
From Monday, 7 to Saturday, 12 September Induction week for all students
Monday, 14 September Beginning of Autumn semester
Saturdays, 24 October, 7 November, 14 November and 24 November Online mid-term Exams
From Monday, 26 October to Sunday, 31 October Autumn break
Sunday, 1 November Public Holiday
Wednesday, 11 November Public Holiday
Wednesday, 16 December End of Autumn semester classes
From Tuesday, 3 to Saturday, 7 December Make-up classes and revision week
From Monday, 14 to Friday, 18 December
  • Grand Oral Exams and Undergraduate Orals
  • Autumn semester final exams
Saturday,19 December Sciences Po closed
From Monday, 21 December 2020 to Sunday, 3 January 2021 Christmas Holidays

Spring semester 2020-2021

Please note: Saturdays are teaching days and are used for the scheduling of exams, with morning and afternoon sessions, for which students are expected to make themselves available.

University Calendar, Spring Semester 2020-2021
Date Event
From Wednesday, 6 to Tuesday, 12 January 2021 Online course registration:
  • Undergraduate College 1st and 2nd year students
  • Master 1st and 2nd year students
  • Exchange programme
From Monday, 18 to Friday, 22 January Welcome Programme for international students
From Monday, 18 to Friday, 22 January Induction week for all students
Saturday, 23 January Beginning of Spring semester
Monday, 22 and Tuesday, 23 February Grand Oral Exams make-up session
From Wednesday, 24 February to Sunday, 28 February Winter break
Saturdays, 6 March, 13 March, 20 March and 10 April
Spring Mid-term Exams
Saturday, 3 April Easter Saturday - Sciences Po closed
Monday, 5 April Easter Monday - Public Holiday
Monday, 26 April End of Spring semester classes (not including make-up classes)
From Tuesday, 7 April to Monday, 3 May Make-up classes and revision period
Saturday, 1 May Public Holiday
From Tuesday, 4 to Wednesday, 12 May Spring Final Exams
Saturday, 8 May Public Holiday
Thursday, 13 May Public Holiday
From Tuesday, 25 to Wednesday, 26 May Grand Oral Exams
Monday, 24 May Public Holiday
From Tuesday, 8 to Friday, 11 June Grand Oral Exams make-up session
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