KUINEP academic calendar

2018-2019 KUINEP (October 2018 - September 2019)

Fall Semester

Year Item Date
2018 Students arrive in Kyoto 26 September (subject to change)
KUINEP orientation 27-28 September (subject to change)
Classes begin 1 October
Winter break begins 29 December
2019 Winter break ends 3 January
Classes and exams end 5 February

Spring Semester

Year Item Date
2019 Students arrive in Kyoto 1-4 April (subject to change)
Classes begin 9 April (subject to change)
Classes and exams end 5 August (subject to change)

No classes on the following dates

National holidays 2018-2019

  • Health-Sports Day: 8 October 2018
  • Culture Day: 3 November 2018
  • Labor Thanksgiving Day: 23 November 2018
  • Emperor's Birthday: 23 December 2018
  • Coming of Age Day: 14 January 2019
  • National Foundation Day: 11 February 2019
  • Vernal Equinox: 21 March 2019
  • Showa Day: 29 April 2019
  • Constitution Memorial Day: 3 May 2019
  • Green Day: 4 May 2019
  • Children's Day: 5 May (observed 6 May) 2019
  • Marine Day: 15 July 2019
  • Mountain Day: 11 August (observed 12 August) 2019
  • Respect-for-the-Aged Day: 16 September 2019
  • Autumn Equinox: 23 September 2019

University holidays 2018

  • University Foundation Day: 18 June 2018
  • November Festival: 23-26 November 2018 (subject to change)