top of page
  • Writer's pictureJenny Hunt

Plan Upcoming UAE Business Trips around the holidays

18th July 2023


To assist in planning business trips to the UAE, around the school holidays for the 2023-24 academic year; and, the public holidays for the remainder of 2023, please check the below dates as a reference guide.


UAE School Terms & Holidays - Academic Year 2023-2024

Private schools with their academic year starting in September

28th August Start of academic year

11th December Start of winter break

2nd January 2024 Start of new term

25th March Start of spring break

15th April Start of new term

28th June End of academic year


Private schools with their academic year starting in April

3rd April Start of academic year

3rd July Start of summer break

28th August Start of new term

11th December Start of winter break

2nd January 2024 Start of new term

1st-31st March Schools can choose when their academic year ends, subject to completing the minimum 182 school days in the academic year, and receiving KHDA approval.

Source: KHDA.



UAE Public Holidays - Remainder of 2023

Following are the upcoming public holidays during the second half of 2023.


21st July Islamic New Year*

29th September Prophet Muhammad's Birthday*

2nd-3rd December National Day (2 days)

*Note: Islamic holidays are determined according to moon sighting.

 

If you find this resource informative and helpful,

please show your appreciation by clicking the ❤️ at the bottom of this page.

Thank you.

 

Written by Jenny Hunt

Founder, Gateway Group, Abu Dhabi & Dubai, United Arab Emirates

FORBES' Top 100 Most Influential Women in the Middle East

25 Best Abu Dhabi Blogs And Websites (Ranked 5th, 26th August 2023, Feedspot)


Gateway Group who we are and why we exist honesty trust integrity Jenny Hunt Nathan Hunt Abu Dhabi Dubai UAE


Comments


Blog Categories
bottom of page