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Important Dates


Important Dates

Planning your year at Kent


Here’s a summary of the key dates in our academic calendar, you can download a full calendar outline below:



Every study period is also an intake at Kent. We give you more flexibility when it comes to starting your course, so no need to wait until next year!


Key Dates for 2018 – Higher Education Courses

Orientation Teaching End Date Exam Period Census*
Trimester 1 12 March 2018 8 June 2018 18 – 27 June 2018 6 April 2018
Trimester 2 9 July 2018 5 October 2018 15 – 24 October 2018 3 August 2018
Trimester 3 5 November 2018 15 February 2019 25 February – 1 March 2019 30 November 2018


Key Dates for 2018 – Vocational Education and Training (VET) Courses

Teaching Start Date Teaching End Date Census*
Block A 8 January 2018 2 February 2018 12 January 2018
Block B 5 February 2018 2 March 2018 9 February 2018
Block C 5 March 2018 30 March 2018 9 March 2018
Block D 23 April 2018 18 May 2018 27 April 2018
Block E 21 May 2018 15 June 2018 25 May 2018
Block F 9 July 2018 3 August 2018 13 July 2018
Block G 6 August 2018 31 August 2018 10 August 2018
Block H 24 September 2018 19 October 2018 28 September 2018
Block I 22 October 2018 16 November 2018 26 October 2018


* The Census date is the official deadline for finalising your enrolment for the study period. You may only choose to withdraw or defer from a subject until this date, as once it has passed you’re committed to your enrolment for the study period. Census dates vary each term.