Key Dates

College Closure Dates 2019-20

  • Christmas and New Year 23 Dec - 1 Jan
  • St Patrick’s Day 17 Mar
  • Easter 10 - 14 Apr
  • May Bank Holiday 8 May
  • Spring Bank Holiday 25 May
  • July Holidays 13 - 17 July
  • August Bank Holiday 31 Aug

Annual Events 2019-20

  • College Service 23 Sep
  • Act of Remembrance 11 Nov
  • IfSA Thanksgiving Dinner 22 Nov
  • Stran Panto 30 Nov - 7 Dec
  • Carol Service 12 Dec
  • Open Day and Careers Event 29 Jan
  • music@stran TBC
  • LLL Annual Event 24 Jun
  • Celebration Event TBC

2019-20 Semester Dates (PGCE)

  • Induction 2 Sep
  • School Based Work 7 Oct - 8 Nov
  • School Based Work 6 Jan - 7 Feb
  • School Based Work 16 Mar - 8 May
  • Term End 12 Jun

2019-20 Semester Dates (BA, BEd and BSc)

  • Welcome Week 16 - 20 Sep
  • Teaching and Placement 23 Sep - 13 Dec
  • Christmas break 16 Dec - 3 Jan
  • Varied Programme 6 - 17 Jan
  • Teaching and Placement 20 Jan - 3 Apr
  • Easter break 6 Apr - 24 Apr
  • BEd Teaching and Placement 27 Apr - 8 May
  • BA, BSc Teaching and Placement 27 Apr - 1 May
  • Assessment 11 - 29 May

Graduation

  • Winter 13/14 Dec
  • Summer TBC

Graduation Checklist and Deadlines

Checklist to help you understand the graduation process and what you need to do.
https://www.qub.ac.uk/home/Graduation/BeforeGraduation/GraduationChecklistDeadlines/

Register for Graduation

You must register your intention to attend, defer or not attend (absentia).
https://www.qub.ac.uk/home/Graduation/BeforeGraduation/HowToRegister/

REASONS TO STUDY AT STRANMILLIS

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Student Satisfaction

Stranmillis is ranked joint first amongst Northern Ireland HEIs for student satisfaction.

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Work-based placements

100% of our undergraduate students undertake an extensive programme of work-based placements.

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Employability

Our graduates are highly sought after, with an unemployment rate of just 0.6% six months after graduation.

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study abroad

A third of our students take up the opportunity to spend time studying abroad.

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Academic staff

67% of our academic teaching staff are qualified to doctoral level.

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Student success

We are proud to have a 95% student success rate.

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Academic standards

The UK Quality Assurance Agency reports the highest level of confidence in academic standards.

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Network of partners

The College has a network of over 750 school, education and alternative placement partners.