The academic year at Edinburgh College of Art (ECA) is divided into two semesters, beginning in September (Semester One) and January (Semester Two). 

Key dates for summer and the next academic year are below, including end-of-year shows, graduations and open days.

2017/18 Semester One

Monday 11th September 2017 Welcome Week begins

Monday 18th September 2017 Semester One begins

Saturday 23rd September 2017 Undergraduate Open Day

Saturday 7th October 2017 Undergraduate Open Day

Wednesday 15th November 2017 Postgraduate Open Day

Tuesday 28 November 2017 Winter Graduations

Thursday 21st December 2017 Semester One ends

 

2017/18 Semester Two

Monday 15th January 2018 Semester Two begins

Monday 15th January 2018 Undergraduate application deadline

Monday 19th - Friday 23rd February 2018 Flexible Learning Week

Thursday 17th - Friday 18th May 2018 Performance Costume Show

Friday 25th May 2018 Semester Two ends

Friday 25th May 2018 Fashion Show

Saturday 2nd - Sunday 10th June 2018 Degree Show

Thursday 5 July 2018 Summer Graduations

 

2018/19 Semester One

Saturday 8th September 2017 Welcome Week begins

Monday 17th September 2017 Semester One begins

Friday 21st December 2017 Semester One ends

Photo of an open day at E C A
Edinburgh College of Art
Undergraduate open day in the Sculpture Court
Photo of two people holding hands in front of an artwork
Image courtesy of Joe Glover
Friends and Family evening at our annual Degree Show