Teaching Calendar a.y. 2017/18

Information about the teaching calendar (lectures, laboratories, exams) of the School of Engineering and Architecture, Bologna and Ravenna Campuses.

Lessons for the Degree Programmes of the School of Engineering and Architecture in Bologna and Ravenna Campuses will follow the calendar below:

I Period: from 19/09/2017 to 18/12/2017
II Period: from 22/02/2018 to  08/06/2018

Lesson suspension for Easter holidays: from 29/03/2018 to 03/04/2018 included.
Additional suspension for 1st May holiday: 30/04/-01/05/2018

Exam sessions:

First period: from 19/12/2017 to 23/02/2018
Second period: from 11/06/2018 to 14/09/2018


Professors should abide by the following rules established by the School about the exam scheduling:

  • The overlapping of exams related to the teachings of the same year of course should be avoided whenever possible;
  • The scheduling of exams during the lesson period should be avoided, in order to allow students to attend all the lectures;
  • Exam dates should be set in advance. The availability of the classroom needs to be checked with the offices of the School before publishing the exam date on AlmaEsami.
  • At least 2 exam sessions must be scheduled within the period immediately following the end of the lessons; at least 1 exam session must be fixed in any other examination period following the end of the lessons.


Lessons for the first year of the Single cycle Degree Programme in Architecture and Building Engineering will follow the calendar below:

I period: from 09/10/2017 to 22/12/2017 and from 08/01/2018 to 19/01/2018. Lessons will not be suspended for the graduation sessions of 20 and 21 December 2017.  

II period: from 06/03/2018 to 08/06/2018. The week following the end of the lessons, up to 15/06/2018, might be possibly used for catching up. Lectures will be suspended for the graduation sessions on 15 and 16 March 2018.

Years after the first one will follow the teaching calendar set for the other Programmes of the School, as outlined above.