How to calculate quarter and year from date in Excel?

If you have a column of date, now, you want to convert the date to quarter and year only to get the following result. Are there any quick ways to solve it in Excel?

doc quarter and year 1

Convert date to quarter and year with formula


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Here is a simple formula can help you to calculate the quarter and year from the given date, please do as follows:

Enter this formula: ="Q" &INT((MONTH(A2)+2)/3) & "-" & YEAR(A2) into a blank cell where you want to output the calculate result, and drag the fill handle down to the cells to apply this formula, and the date has been displayed in quarter and year format, see screenshot:

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    Happy · 12 days ago
    Good stuff!

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    Vanessa · 3 months ago
    This was the first Fiscal conversion that actually worked. Tried a few others. Thanks!