College Term Dates

2020/21 - Term Dates

Autumn Term: 14 September - 11 December 2020
(Activity Week 26 October - 30 October 2020)
Spring Term: 4 January - 1 April 2021
(Activity Week 15 February - 19 February 2021)
Summer Term: 19 April - 2 July 2021
(Activity Week 1 June - 4 June 2021)

Activity Weeks

University College Birmingham do not provide half term holidays. Given the specialist and highly vocational nature of the subjects we offer, we have scheduled 3 weeks throughout the academic year which have been designed to enhance employability and prepare our students for the world of work. Activities will include; expert speaker from industry who will demonstrate current techniques and showcase some new technology within the industries related to the courses we offer. In addition, some students will also participate in industry related visits to observe best practice and gain information on the wide range of career opportunities available within their chosen area of study. 


Week 1: 26 October - 30 October 2020
Week 2: 15 February - 19 February 2021
Week 3: 1 June - 4 June 2021

College Awards Evening 

For those who have successfully completed their level 3 qualification, a celebration event is organised each year at the Birmingham Town Hall. The College Awards Evenings will take place on the following dates:

  • 2021: Dates to be confirmed*
  • 2022: Wednesday 22 June

*Please note that due to current COVID 19 restrictions plans for the date and venue of the 2021 Awards Evening are being regularly reviewed. Once we are able to confirm arrangements, eligible students will be contacted and this page updated. Queries:

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