Examinations of the academic yearType of programme: Universities, universities of applied sciences, universities of teacher education (ISCED 6 and 7):
Universities and universities of teacher education
fix the periods of examinations autonomously.
Usually they take place within 1 to 3 weeks before
the end of a semester.
At the universities of applied sciences, the
examinations usually take place at the end of the
teaching period. For that reason, their teaching
activity period usually lasts about two weeks
longer than indicated above.
Type of programme: Colleges of professional education and training (ISCED 6):
Institutions are free to fix examination dates.