Academic Calendar

The academic year at the University of Arts is divided into two semesters and exam terms take place at the end of each semester.

Academic Calendar 2020-21

Semester Start date End date
Autumn Semester 5 October 2020 22 January 2021
Spring Semester 15 February 2021 31 May 2021

 Academic Calendar 2021-22

Semester Start date End date
Autumn Semester October 2021 21 January 2022
Spring Semester 14 February 2022 31 May 2022


Exchange students are allowed to take exams during the regular exam terms available within their exchange period. All students must be in Belgrade for the regular exam terms. Students who sit and pass all the exams included in their study plan during the first exam term available are free to leave the University starting on the earliest departure date.

Public Holidays in Serbia in 2021

Date Day Holiday
1 Jan Tue New Year’s Day
2 Jan Wed New Year’s Day Holiday
7 Jan Mon Julian Orthodox Christmas
15 Feb Fri Statehood Day
16 Feb Sat Statehood Day
30 Apr Fri Orthodox Good Friday
2 May Sun Orthodox Easter
3 May Mon Orthodox Easter Monday
1 May Wed May Day
2 May Thu May Day Holiday
11 Nov Mon Armistice Day