Academic calendar

SEMESTER 1 (Université de Liège)


Teaching activities: from start of September to mid-December 

Exam period (first session): first three weeks of January

Exam period (second session): end of June - July together with the second session of Nancy

Passing criteria: ≥10/20 for each course (20 being the highest mark)


SEMESTER 2 (Université de Lorraine – Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Géologie de Nancy)

Teaching activities: from start of February to end of May

Exam period (first session): after modules during the semester and at the end of the semester/ start of June

Passing criteria: overall average ≥ 10/20 and no mark ≤ 6/20 (20 being the highest mark)

Period to study for your second session of exams: 2 or 3 weeks in June

Exam period (second session): end of June - July together with the second session of Liège


In between semester 2 and semester 3: SUMMER BUSINESS SCHOOL

Teaching activity: August

Place: Freiberg

Content: basic courses in management (business model, marketing, Supply Chain Management, Finance, Business Game etc.)


SEMESTER 3 (Luleå University of Technology)

Teaching activities: end of August to mid-December.

Exam period (first and second session): after modules during the semester

Passing criteria: a mark of 3, 4, 5 (5 being the highest mark)

Holidays: mid-December to start of January


SEMESTER 3 (Technische Universitât Bergakademie Freiberg)

Teaching activities: mid-October to mid-February

Exam period (first session):  mid-February to first three weeks of March

Passing criteria: ≤ 4.0 for each course (1 being the highest mark)

Exam period (second session): during fourth semester


SEMESTER 4 ( one of the four Universities)

Internship and master thesis research period: LTU from February until June. ULiège/UL/TUBAF from March til August.

Master thesis defenses: June (LTU) - August (ULiège/UL/TUBAF)

Passing criteria: ULiège and UL≥ 10/20 ; LTU ≥ 3 ; TUBAF ≤  4

Graduation: end of August in Liège