Academic calendar

The academic calendar contains the dates for standard enrolment events, key study periods and holidays and is created up to three years in advance.

The main semesters are listed below.  Other calendars that are published include:

Trimesters | Study periods 1 to 12 | Quarters 1 to 4 | Curtin English | Curtin OUAOther study periods

Week commencingDetails
Semester one
Monday, 26 February 2018Start date
Friday, 2 March 2018Last enrolment via eStudent and payment due date
Friday, 23 March 2018Teaching Census (last date for withdrawal without penalty)
Friday, 11 May 2018Last withdrawal via eStudent
Friday, 22 June 2018End date
Semester two
Monday, 30 July 2018Start date
Friday, 3 August 2018Last enrolment via eStudent and payment due date
Friday, 24 August 2018Teaching Census (last date for withdrawal without penalty)
Friday, 12 October 2018Last withdrawal via eStudent
Friday, 23 November 2018End date

Higher Degree by Research

Specific rules apply for students undertaking Higher Degree by Research degrees (Master of Philosophy, Doctor of Philosophy and other doctoral research degrees). Information on Census dates for research students can be found on the Census dates page. For all other dates please contact your faculty Graduate Studies Officer.