Eurydice Publications – 19 September 2019
New Eurydice Publication :: The Organisation of School Time in Europe. Primary and General Secondary Education – 2019/20
How is the school year organised across Europe? Despite some differences, countries show many similarities regarding the structure of their school calendars. This report, based on national data, gives an overview on the length of the school year, the start and the end dates, the timing and length of school holidays and the number of school days. It covers both primary and general secondary education and key points are illustrated by comparative figures. The information is available for 38 countries participating in the EU’s Erasmus+ programme (28 Member States, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Switzerland, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Norway, Serbia and Turkey).
New Eurydice Publication :: The Organisation of the Academic Year in Europe – 2019/20
The academic calendar shows national data on how the academic year is structured (beginning of the academic year, term times, holidays and examination periods). Differences between university and non-university study programmes are also highlighted. The information is available for 38 countries.