Academic Calendar

Academic Year 2013 / 2014

Fall Semester 2013

  • Monday 9 to Friday 20 September: Registration at the Institute (* for admitted students)
  • Monday 16 September: Information sessions at the Institute (* for admitted students)
  • Tuesday 17 September: First day of classes
  • Friday 20 December: Last day of classes
  • 14 February:  End of semester

Spring Semester 2014

  • Monday 17 February: First day of classes
  • Friday 18 April to Sunday 27 April: Easter break
  • Friday 30 May: Last day of classes
  • Friday 12 September: Master's graduation ceremony and end of semester

Official Holidays in Geneva

The Institute will be closed on the following dates

  • Thursday 5 September 2013 (Geneva Fast or Jeûne genevois)
  • Wednesday 25 December 2013 (Christmas Day)
  • Tuesday 31 December 2013 (Restoration of the Geneva Republic)
  • Wednesday 1 January 2014 (New Year’s Day)
  • Friday 18 April and Monday 21 April 2014 (Easter Friday/Monday)
  • Thursday 1 May 2014 (Labour Day)
  • Thursday 29 May 2014 (Ascension)
  • Monday 9 June 2014 (Pentecost or Whit Monday)
  • Friday 1 August 2014 (Swiss National Day)