A-Z Students Amsterdam Fashion Institute

Academic calendar

The AUAS academic year is divided into five periods involving educational activities. The schedule on this page provides an overview of these periods, the AUAS-wide mandatory days off, national holidays and the school breaks that apply to all of our degree programmes. The other breaks vary depending on the particular study: please contact your degree programme for more information.

On this page:


First Period

04-09-2023 - 10-11-2023

Second Period

13-11-2023 - 02-02-2024

No classes::

Christmas break

25-12-2023 - 06-01-2024

Third Period

05-02 2024 - 12-04-2024

Fourth period

15-04-2024 - 05-07-2024
No classes:

Good Friday


Easter Monday

Kingsday 27.04-2024

No classes::

May holidays

29.04-2024 - 04.05-2024

Ascension day

09.05-2024 and 10-05-2024

Whit Monday


Fifth period

08-07-2024 - 30-08-2024

*Please not that all of the periods shown here end on the last day mentioned: up to and including that date.

Published by  Education and Research 4 October 2023