京都大学 大学院経済学研究科・経済学部

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar for 2021

*The attached Academic Calendar is based on the calendar of General Programme of
Graduate School of Economics which starts from April.

Our programme starts from October.

※In the 2021 academic year, The class schedule has been changed due to the Corona Virus.
Lunch time will be extended 15 minutes (60min → 75min).
Since 3rd period has been shortened 15 minutes, it might be substituted at another day and time.

■Autumn Semester
October 1 Academic Year of EA Programme Starts Autumn Semester and Classes Starts (Classes: Oct -Jan)
Beginning of October Entrance Ceremony for East Asia Programme
Late October Submission of Doctoral Research Plan (D1-D3)
Early November Medical Check-up for new students
Late November Kyoto University November Festival *No Classes
Late December Winter Vacation Starts
Early January Winter Vacation Ends
Late January Last Day of Autumn Semester Classes Semester Examination Period
Late March Commencement Ceremony for General Programme Students
March 31 Autumn Semester Ends
■Spring Semester
April 1 Spring Semester Starts
Early April Entrance Ceremony for General Programme Students
Mid-April Spring Semester Classes Starts (Class Period: April – July) Medical Check-up
Early May Submission of the Masterʼs Thesis Title (M2)
June 18 Kyoto University Foundation Day *No Classes *Office Closed
Late June Submission of Doctoral Dissertation (D3)
Early July Submission of Masterʼs Thesis (M2)
Mid-Late July Oral Examination for Masterʼs Degree (M2)
Mid-July to Mid-August Oral Examination for Doctoral Degree (D3)
Late July Last day of Spring Semester Classes Semester Examination Period Submission of Doctoral Research Result Report (D1-D2) and Overall Research Result Report (D3)
Early August Summer Vacation Starts
Late September Commencement Ceremony for Masterʼs and Doctoral Programme(M2/ D3)
September 30 Summer Vacation and Spring Semester Ends

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