JIRA Agile: Is it possible to have different sprint lengths for different projects?

Normally we have 2-week-sprints, but we'll have a special project with 1-week-sprints. Is it possible to change that for this project only?

If yes: how?


  • JIRA: 5.2.6
  • JIRA Agile (Greenhopper):

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Hi Werner,

Currently that's not possible, look here for change requests about this issue:



So I'm afraid you'll have to do it manually.

Best regards,


Thanks Peter!

I voted for both issues, so maybe I'll be lucky.

Hi Werner,

You can indicate a start and end date when you start a Sprint.

It's perfectly possible to change this.

So short answer : Yes :)

Best regards,


Hi Peter,

yeah, I know that :-)

I guess my first entry was a bit misleading...

Its about the following screen that comes up when starting a sprint. I'd like to get a default of one week for a particular project.

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