Academic year


At Inholland, the academic year starts in the first week of September and runs until mid-June. The year is divided into 4 study periods of 9 weeks each. Courses are taught during the first 7 weeks of each study period and exams are taken during the last 2 weeks of each study period.

Throughout the year there are several holidays:

  • 1 week in October
  • 2 weeks in December (Christmas & New Year)
  • 1 week in March
  • 1 week in May
  • 6 weeks in July and August

Educational institutions are closed on Dutch public holidays:

  • Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday
  • King's Day (27 April)
  • Liberation Day (5 May)
  • Ascension Day and the following Friday
  • Whit Sunday and Whit Monday