Download the 2015-2016 Academic Calendar as PDF

Subscribing to the calendar

Below are instructions for subscribing to the calendar. If you have any difficulties or need instructions for other calendar software, please email

Microsoft Windows and Outlook

Click on the links below for the calendars you wish to subscribe to and choose to open with Outlook or your preferred ics-compliant software.

Google Calendar

  • Click the '+' button on the bottom right-hand corner of the calendar.

Apple OSX and iCal

  • Copy one or more of the links above
  • In iCal choose Calendar > Subscribe.
  • Paste and then click Subscribe.
  • Type a name for the calendar in the Name field and choose a calendar colour from the pop-up menu.

    If you have a MobileMe account, choose whether you want the calendar to be located only on your Mac or on your MobileMe account. If you want to view a subscription calendar in iCal and MobileMe Calendar, choose your MobileMe account.

    If you want to receive any 'To-do' items, attachments or alarms associated with the calendar, deselect the appropriate Remove checkboxes.

    If you want iCal to update your copy of this calendar when changes to it are published on the internet, choose the update frequency from the 'Auto-refresh' pop-up menu.

  • Click OK.

    The calendar appears in your Calendar list under the heading 'Subscriptions'. To make changes to the calendar, select it, and then choose Edit > Get Info.

The AA has undergone an educational oversight monitoring visit by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) and have received its final report, which is available in full at:

The monitoring visit resulted in the following outcome:

The QAA monitoring team has concluded that we are making commendable progress in implementing the action plan from the Review for Educational Oversight.