It consists of two semesters:
- 2 October 2017 and 22 December 2017
- 3 January 2018 and 28 January 2018
- 24 February 2018 and 29 March 2018
- 4 April 2018 and 15 June 2018
- 2 May 2018
- the Friday in the Kraków students’ feast week (Juwenalia)
On the recommendation of the Dean of a faculty and with the approval of the Student Government of the Jagiellonian University the Rector may change the dates of the examination periods as long as all the demands of the curriculum are met.
For a valid reason the Dean of a faculty may cancel some or all classes aside for those specified in this calendar.
The Deans are responsible for ensuring that all the demands of the curriculum are duly met. To this end particular e-learning solutions may be used, which are regulated by separate rules and regulations.
The period between 16 to 30 September is dedicated to administrative matters related to bringing the academic year 2017/18 to a close and to commencing the academic year 2018/19.
A detailed academic calendar for the Medical College is set by the Vice-Rector for Medical College.
A detailed academic calendar for particular part-time study programmes is decided by the Dean of a faculty on the basis of the curriculum.