Autumn semester 2022 (15 August–16 December)
Scheduling of lessons together with the teacher: 11–12 August.
Lessons begin on Monday, 18 August.
Autumn holiday: 17–21 October. (No lessons)
Christmas holiday: 19 December–8 January (No lessons)
Number of study weeks: 17
Spring semester 2023 (9 January–25 May)
Winter holiday: 20–24 February (No lessons)
Easter holiday: Fri-Mon, 7–10 April (No lessons)
May Day: Mon, 1 May (No lessons)
Ascension Day: 18 May (No lessons)
Number of study weeks: 18
In cases where Finland’s Independence Day, Epiphany and/or May Day fall on working days, for our teachers these are paid holidays, so no lessons will take place. When this happens, the missed lessons will not be rescheduled. (Ref: Collective Agreement: OVTES 2018 – Part F, Annex 10, Section 6:1)