Exam dates, rooms and timetables
Start times and entry information
The Mid-year Examination Period is two weeks in duration. Exams will start at 9.30am and 2.30pm.
The End-of-year Examination Period is two weeks in duration. Exams will start at 9.30am, 2.30pm and 6.30pm. The evening session will consist of exams that have a maximum duration of two hours.
You may not enter an examination room later than 45 minutes after the start of the examination.
No alternative sitting will be available if you miss your exam or arrive after 10.15am (for a morning exam), 3.15pm (for an afternoon exam) or 7.15pm (for an evening exam). An exception to this is if you have valid grounds as covered under the regulations for Special Consideration.
Mid-year Examination Period: Monday 14 June to Saturday 26 June inclusive.
End-of-year Examination Period: Monday 1 November to Thursday 11 November inclusive.
The examination timetable is normally released at the end of the fifth week of each semester.
Please note that The Examination Timetable assumes that UC is operating at COVID Level 1 or 2. If we move to Level 3 or higher, the timetable will change.
Each student will receive a personal e-mail which lists all the examinations/tests that are scheduled in the Exam Period.
Please make sure that you check the dates and times of your examinations carefully.
Students are expected to be available to sit their exams on-campus, at the dates/times scheduled unless there are reasons outside of your control, eg students studying from overseas or students enrolled in (D) courses who do not live within 90 minutes' drive of Christchurch.
Students studying from overseas will get further information shortly. If you do not receive any information, please contact the Examinations Office.
Mid-year Examination/Test Timetable
Examination Timetable in Course Order (1 April 2021)
Examination Timetable in Date Order (1 April 2021)
Mid-year Examination Rooms
Room allocation information will be published on the Examinations website on the last day of lectures for Semester 1 (4 June).
Where is my room?
For information on room location, please refer to Campus Maps.
Read the Examination Instructions before reporting for your examination.
The Academic Skills Centre will provide help with revision and exam preparation and other academic matters.
The UC Health Centre will run workshops on stress management.
For more information see the Transition Programmes website.