Academic calendar

2018-2019 academic year

UFP follows a continuous evaluation system. This means students will only take exams at theoretical curricular units, theoretical-practical and practical non-laboratorial if they fail the continuous evaluation and the teachers accept them for the exams period.

1st semester (Winter):

Orientation Week: September 10 to 14 2018
Classes: September 17 2018 to January 18 2019
Re-examination period: January 28 to February 9 2019

Public holidays:
October 5
November 1
December 1 and 8
Christmas holidays: December 24 2018 to January 4 2019

2nd semester (Spring):

Orientation Week: February 4-8 2019
Classes: February 11 to June 14 2019
Re-examination period: June 25 to July 6 2019

Public holidays:
April 19 and 25
May 1
June 10, 20 and 24
Carnival holidays: March 4 and 5 2019
Easter holidays: April 15 to 22 2019
“Queima das Fitas” Break: May 6 to 10 2019

2017-2018 academic year

UFP follows a continuous evaluation system. This means students will only take exams at theoretical curricular units, theoretical-practical and practical non-laboratorial if they fail the continuous evaluation and the teachers accept them for the exams period.

1st semester (Winter):

Orientation Week: September 11 – 15 2017
Classes: September 18 2017 – January 19 2018
Re-examination period: January 29 – February 10 2018

Public holidays:
October 5
November 1
December 1 and 8
Christmas holidays: December 18 2017 – January 2 2018

2nd semester (Spring):

Orientation Week: February 5 – 9 2018
Classes: February 14 – June 15 2018
Re-examination period: June 25 – July 7 2018

Public holidays:
March 30
April 25
May 1 and 31
June 10 and 24
Carnival holidays: February 12 – 13 2018
Easter holidays: March 26 – April 6 2018
“Queima das Fitas” Break: May 7 – 11 2018