Tomas Bata University in Zlín

General Information on Studies

Academic Year Schedule

The date format used is DD.MM.YYYY (HH:MM).

Academic Year Schedule 2023/2024

July – August 2024 1st year students’ registration for academic year 2023/2024
23. 8. 2023 – 30. 8. 2023 Preliminary registration for courses for the winter term of academic year 2023/2024
1. 9. 2023 – 4. 9. 2023 Registration for students from 2nd year up (electronic registration) for academic year 2023/2024
1. 9. 2023 31. 8. 2024   Academic year 2023/2024
1. 9. 2023 1. 2. 2024   Winter term
8. 9. 2023 7.00 – 10. 9. 2023 23.59 Preliminary registration for sports activities for winter term of academic year 2023/2024
11. 9. 2023 – 15. 9. 2023 Adaptation week for students of the 1st year bachelor study, non-scheduled activities
18. 9. 2023 – 22. 12. 2023 Teaching (14 weeks, incl. 13 weeks with scheduled classes); the first week with scheduled classes is the week starting 18. 9. 2023 (38th week, even week), non-scheduled events take place in the last teaching week starting on 18. 12. 2023.
23. 12. 2023 – 1. 1. 2024   Christmas holidays (no exams)
18. 12. 2023 – 1. 2. 2024 Quality evaluation for the winter term
2. 1. 2024 – 1. 2. 2024 Exam period (5 weeks)
12. 1. 2024 – 17. 1. 2024 Preliminary registration for the summer term 2023/2024
19. 1. 2024 7.00 – 21. 1. 2024 23.59 Preliminary registration for sports activities for summer term 2023/2024
5. 2. 2024 – 16. 2. 20224 Exam period for re-sits (2 weeks)
2. 2. 2024* 31. 8. 2024   Summer term
5. 2. 2024 – 12. 4. 2024 Teaching in the summer term for graduating students (10 weeks); first week of scheduled classes starts on 5. 2. 2023 (6the week, even week)
5. 2. 2024 – 10. 5. 2024 Teaching (14 weeks, incl. 13 weeks with scheduled classes); first week with scheduled classes starting on 5. 2. 2023 (6th week, even week), non-scheduled events take place in the last teaching week starting 6. 5.
by 8. 3. 2024 Submission of term papers – Media and Communication Studies, Marketing Communication
22. 3. 2024

25. 3. 2024 – 26. 3. 2024

Presentations and defense of term papers – Media and Communication Studies, Marketing Communication
15. 4. 2024 – 3. 5. 2024 Exam period and re-sit period for graduating students (3 weeks)
6. 5. 2024 – 16. 6. 2024 Quality evaluation for the summer term 2023/2024
13. 5. 2024 – 15. 6. 2024 Exam period (5 weeks)
17. 6. 2024 – 28. 6. 2024 Exam period for re-sits (2 weeks)
22. 7. 2024 – 11. 8. 2024 Summer holidays
by 31. 7. 2024 Deadline for credits and exams in academic year 2023/2024
    Graduation, bachelor and master theses (BT/MT), state final exams (SFE)
by 30. 6. 2023 Publishing of BT topics – TPAA, VA; MT topics – AM, MD, TPA, TPAA (for defence in tne academic year 2023/2024)
by 1. 10. 2023 Publishing of master theses topics (Media and Communication Studies, Marketing Communication)
by 1. 11. 2023 Submission of materials for bachelor theses (MMD, TPANT, TPAT, VU) and master theses – AM, MMD, TPANT, TPAT (graduating students)
1. 12. 2023 – 8. 12. 2023 Publishing of official wording of bachelor and master theses (TPAT)
by 9. 2. 2024 Publishing of themes for State Final Exams
do. 1. 3. 2024 Publishing of official wording of BT – MMD, TPANT, VU; MT – AM, MMD, TPANT
2. 4. 2024 – 5. 4. 2024 Publishing of official wording BT – MK, MKS, MT – MK
by 12. 4. 2024 Final State Examination application deadline – bachelor and master students of TPAT
by 12. 4. 2024 Submission of master theses – Marketing Communication
   by 19. 4. 2024 Submission of bachelor theses – Marketing Communication – MK, MKS
do 3. 5. 2024 Final State Examination application deadline – bc  MK, MKS, MMD, VU; mg – AM, MK, MMD, TPANT
by 3. 5. 2024 Final study check for graduationg students – bc MK, MKS, mg MK
by 10. 5. 2024 Final study check for graduationg students – bc MMD, TPANT, TPAT, VU; mg – AM, MMD, TPANT, TPAT
by 17. 5. 2024 Odevzdání BP – MMD, TPANT, TPAT, VU; DP – AM, MMD, TPANT, TPAT
13. 5. 2024 – 24. 5. 2024 State Final Exams – bc MK, MKS, mg MK
27. 5. 2024 – 14. 6. 2024 State Final Exams – bc MMD, TPAT, VU; mg – AM, MMD, TPAT, TPANT
    There will be no classes on the following days:
28. 9. 2023 National Holiday (odd Thursday)
17. 11. 2023 National Holiday (even Friday)
29. 3. 2024 – 1. 4. 2024 Good Friday & Easter Monday (odd Friday and even Monday) ­
24. 4. 2024 Rector’s Sports Day (odd Wednesday)
1. 5. 2024 National Holiday (even Wednesday)
8. 5. 2024 National Holiday (odd Wednesday)
On Thursday 9. 5. 2024 (odd week), classes with the schedule of Wednesday 8. 5. 2024
1. 9. 2023 31. 8. 2024   Academic year 2024/2025
January 2024 Admission exams – bachelor programmes (except for Marketing Communication)
May – June 2024 Admission exams – bachelor and master in Marketing Communication, master i Marketing Communication, both full-time and part-time
June 2024 Admission exams – master TPANT, master TPAT, master MMD, full-time; master Arts Management, both full-time and part-time
July – August 2024 Registration of 1st year students for the academic year 2024/2025

Notes:
*teaching starting on 2. 2. 2024 applies only for part-time students at other faculties of the TBU
MK – Marketing Communication, MKS – Media and Communication Studies (dostudování), TPANT – Theory and Practice of Animation, TPAT – Theory and Practice of Audiovisual Arts, MMD – Multimedia and Design, VU – Visual Arts, AM – Arts Management
bc – bachelor study programme, mg – 2-year master programme

Consultations for part-time students in the academic year 2023/2024

Study programme Winter term Summer term
Marketing Communication 6. 10. – 7. 10. 2023 9. 2. – 10. 2. 2024
  20. 10. – 21. 10. 2023 23. 2. – 24. 2.  2024
3. 11. – 4. 11. 2023 8. 3. – 9. 3. 2024
1. 12. – 2. 12. 2023 22. 3. – 23. 3. 2024
15. 12. – 16. 12. 2023 5. 4. – 6. 4. 2024
Arts Management 22. 9. – 23. 9. 2023 9. 2. – 10. 2. 2024
6. 10. – 7. 10. 2023 23. 2. – 24. 2.  2024
20. 10. – 21. 10. 2023 8. 3. – 9. 3. 2024
3. 11. – 4. 11. 2023 22. 3. – 23. 3. 2024
1. 12. – 2. 12. 2023 5. 4. – 6. 4. 2024
15. 12. – 16. 12. 2023 19. 4 – 20. 4. 2024

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