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The academic calendar marks the beginning and end of classes, non-teaching days, holidays, exam periods, and so on. You can consult the academic calendar for bachelor's degrees and for each master's degree.

The administrative calendar shows the time spent on different administrative procedures.

Bachelor's degrees 2020-2021 administrative calendar PDF

Academic calendar BACHELOR'S DEGREES - academic year 2020-2021

Beginning/end of 1st semester classes
First course, from 28/09/2020 to 23/12/2020 Other courses, from 14/09/2020 to 23/12/2020
January/February exams  
From 07/01/2021 to 03/02/2021
Bachelor's thesis defence (subject to application for bringing the exams forward)
28, 29 January and 2 February 2021
Beginning/end of 2nd semester classes
From 04/02/2021 to 19/05/2021
May/June exams  
From 20/05/2021 to 23/06/2021
Thesis defence
26, 27 and 28 May; 3, 8,16 and 22 June 2021

Academic calendar Master in Advocacy - 2020-2021

Beginning/end of classes
First year: 05/10/2020 to 03/03/2021
Second year: 05/10/2020 to the 28/10/2020
Beginning/end of placements
First year: 08/03/2021 to 07/07/2021
Second year: 02/11/2020 to the 26/02/2021
Thesis defence
From 22/02/2021 to 24/02/20201

ACADEMIC CALENDAR MASTER IN TORT LAW - 2019-2020

Beginning/end of classes
From 07/01/2020 to 03/04/2020
Masters Thesis Defence
2nd fortnight July - 1st fortnight September

Holidays and non-teaching days

  • 12 October 2020
  • 29 October 2020
  • 08 December 2020
  • Christmas: from 24/12/2020 to 06/01/2021 (first and last dates inclusive)
  • Easter: from 29/03/2021 to 05/04/2021 (first and last dates inclusive)
  • 23 April 2021 (UdG Annual Festival)
  • 24 June 2021

Administrative calendar

University pre-enrolment: Information

Application for transfer place with 30 recognised credits: Initially from 16 to 30 April 2020 but given the current situation the period has been amended and the new period it is from 1 to 15 May 2020

Application to change degrees among the bachelor's degrees offered in the faculty: (with a minimum of 30 shared first year credits) 15 to 26 June 2020

Application for changing from a dual bachelor's degree to a single bachelor's degree: (for dual bachelor's degree students wanting to change to a single bachelor's degree. This will come into effect on submitting the application.) 15 to 26 June 2020

DETAILED EXPLANATION OF THESE PROCEDURES

Validated credit transfers, adaptations and academic recognition applications for all studies: From 15.07.2020 to 26.10.2020

Recognised credit transfers: Recognised credit transfer is requested digitally by the different organising areas (Faculty, Sports Service, Office of Cooperation...) they enter it into the student’s transcript so that they can ask for recognition electronically through the Tràmits (Formalities) section.

  • For activities carried out in the Faculty, students who finish the first semester will be entered in the first half of March whereas students who finish the second semester will be entered in the second half of June.
  • If on requesting recognition the student receives an error message that does not correspond, at the end of each month the Secretary’s Office reviews all these incidents to resolve them, if appropriate.

Request for curricular assessment: A bachelor's or master's degree student who is missing one module in order to graduate and who fulfils the requirements laid out in the regulations governing assessment processes and student qualification, can request curricular assessment or compensation so that the module can be approved on their transcript.

The request must be made once exam records are closed.

Degree certificate administrative formalities: The Academic Secretary’s Office periodically picks students who have finished their studies and reviews their transcript to check that everything is correct. If so, they close the transcript for completion of studies. The student will receive electronic notification of the closing of their transcript for completion of studies. From here, the certificate can be processed online.

Transcripts finished from mid-June onwards will not be reviewed until the end of September.

Group change request for students already enrolled in previous years in the same bachelor's degree: A change of group can be requested up to 7 working days from the day following the start of the academic year (14 September).

Group change request for newly enrolled bachelor’s degree students: A change of group can be requested up to 7 working days from the day following the start of the academic year (28 September). If a student starts the course later because they were given a place for pre-enrolment later, they will 7 work days as from the day following their official enrolment.

Group changes will be subject to the Faculty of Law’s Regulations on change of group for enrolled courses, as approved by Governing Committee 4/2019 of 13.06.2019. 

Application to cancel the entire enrolment: Until 19.11.2020

Enrolment extension: From 28.01.2021 to 09.02.2021

Request for a one-off assessment

With respect to the deadlines, it is established that, for those subjects that are taught throughout the four-month period, it is established that a one-off assessment may be requested up to 10 calendar days before the teaching for the semester has finished.

For those subjects, such as optional ones, whose teaching is concentrated in a shorter period, it is established that a one-off assessment may be requested up to 10 calendar days before the teaching of the subject itself has finished.

 

Application to cancel examination:

  • For compulsory first- and second-semester subjects: Up to 10 calendar days before the semester’s teaching finishes
  • For bachelor's- / master's-thesis subjects: Up to 4 calendar days before the deadline for the work’s delivery
  • For optional courses the call-cancellation deadline will depend on when the courses are taught.
    • FIRST SEMESTER:
      • Optional subjects beginning on 15 September: Up to 17.10.2020
      • Optional subjects beginning on 17 September: Up to 26.10.2020
      • Optional subjects beginning on 03 November: Up to 12.12.2020
      • Optional subjects beginning on 12 November: Up to 28.12.2020
    • SECOND SEMESTER:
      • Optional subjects beginning on 04 February: Up to 08.03.2021
      • Optional subjects beginning on 09 February: Up to 13.03.2021
      • Optional subjects beginning on 25 March: Up to 03.05.2021
      • Optional subjects beginning on 06 April: Up to 08.05.2021

Request for extraordinary final examination sessions: Bringing exams forward for completion of studies, including thesis and requests for examinations which the student wants to complete before a panel:

Request for grace examination session (4th): A bachelor's degree student who has taken an exam more than three times or a master's degree student who has taken an exam more than twice before registering must obtain permission for a final grace examination sitting.

To this effect, once the official records for each examination session have closed, an e-mail will be sent to all the affected students with the request application.

Applications will be accepted until 14.09.2020.

Generation and closing of exam records for qualifications: 

ACADEMIC YEAR 2020-2021

  • January/February examination session, from 08.01.2021 to 17.02.2021
  • June examination session, from 28.05.2021 to 29.06.2021 (3 pm)
  • September examination session, from 02.09.2021 to 07.09.2021

Bachelor's degrees and master's degrees only have one examination session, which is either February or June.

The September examination session is only for internships and Master's thesis.

Application to meet the supplementary course requirements prior to the homologation of foreign degrees: Applications can be submitted throughout the academic year at the office of the secretary. The enrolment process will be completed within the time period given to submit applications for the following year.

Application for visiting students to attend classes: From 02/09/2020 to 14/09/2020.