Study and Exam Time Off

VMware provides Study and Exam time off in accordance with statutory requirements.

Eligibility and Entitlement

You may be entitled to time off while studying and to take exams.

If you are a school or university student, you may be entitled to paid leave to take exams and a further five days (40 hours) to prepare for them.

If you have a minimum of four years seniority, you may be eligible for a maximum of 11 months unpaid leave (all together or in increments) to attend schools, universities or other educational training. For leave of five days or fewer, you must give at least 30 days of notice. For leave of more than five days, you must give at least 60 days of notice. 

If you have successfully completed your probation period, you may be eligible for up to 150 hours paid leave, within a three-year period, to study for public or certified private school courses (primary, secondary or professional schools) or in university courses or masters. You must give three months of notice to request these leaves.

Scheduling Study and Exam Time Off

Further Information

For further information, please refer to the NCBA [3].