Term Dates

Are you looking for information on East Durham College's term dates? You're in the right place - our term dates are as follows:

Academic Year 2020/2021 is as follows:

Term 1

Starts: Tuesday 1st September 2020 (Induction Week, start dates vary depending on course and year of study)

Further education courses, teaching starts: W/c 7th September 2020

Higher Education Students' Induction: W/c Mon 21st September 2020

Student Half Term: Thursday 22nd October is the last day of term, student are then off Friday 23rd October and all of W/c 26th October 2020. Term restarts on Monday 2nd November 2020

Students' Last Day of Term: Friday 18th December 2020.

College Closed 24th December to 4th January 2021

Term 2

Starts: Tuesday 5th January 2021

Student Half Term: W/c 15th February 2021, restarts on Monday 22nd February 2021

Last Day of Term: Friday 26th March 2021

Term 3

Starts: Monday 12th April 2021

Student Half Term: W/c 31st May 2021, Restarts Monday 7th June 2021

Summer term end dates vary depending on course programme. Please contact your course lecturers and/or your progression coach to find out exact dates.

Exam Dates

For key dates relating to exams, please check our the exam dates page.

Any Questions?

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  • Use our online LiveChat system on the website for a quick and easy response
  • Call Student Services on 0191 518 8222
  • Email Us: enquiries@eastdurham.ac.uk

Academic Year 2021/2022 - TBA