The Ministry of Education has announced the new schedule of public holidays this year on the official website of the ministry as this holiday is the topic of discussion among the students as they enjoy it in addition to classes and exams. The date can be followed on the ministry’s website. ensure the correct information.
Extended start date of leave
The Ministry of Education in the Kingdom has announced the holiday schedule in the academic calendar for students. The schedule includes 10 official holidays, including 4 extended holidays and 6 weekend holidays. These dates are:
The first extended leave runs from November 2 to 5, 2023.
The second extended holiday runs from December 15 to December 18, 2023.
The third holiday starts from January 5 to January 8, 2024.
End date of the first term
The competent authorities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Ministry of Education, announced the end date of the first semester in schools, and these authorities said that this date was set for November 16 next year, 2023, and that its duration is 10 days became. in the first semester, after the planned holiday period and then the second semester starts.
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Public holidays in Saudi Arabia
After students know the last date for the long vacation, you can find the public holidays that exist all year round, namely:
There is a public holiday on November 24 next year, immediately after the end of the first semester.
There is also a public holiday on February 22, the Foundation Day holiday.
The third day of March is the second semester holiday.
Also, April 13 is Eid al-Fitr holiday.
June 22, 2024 is the end of the second semester.
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Test date in Saudi Arabia
You can find out what the deadline is for the final exams in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia by visiting Official website The ministry aims to divide the year into three semesters to facilitate procedures and students’ understanding of the curriculum, regardless of whether they use modern or traditional methods. You can view the start date of the exams:
- The exams start on Rabi` al-Awwal 16, i.e. November 20.
18 Rabi’ al-Thani long weekend holiday.
The practical tests will then start on November 7.
The final exams start on November 12.
The first semester holidays start on November 16.
On November 28, the start of the second semester.
How many months in one term in Saudi Arabia?
There are 88 days in the first semester in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which is approximately 3 months starting from August 20, 2023 to November 16, 2023, and each teacher returns approximately 7 days before school.
How many school days are there in Saudi Arabia?
The Ministry of Education said the number of days a student studies is 180 days, including 3 lessons, with 68 days of vacation.
Saud University, how many semesters?
King Saud University has adopted a new type of calendar, namely the university calendar for the year 1445, that is, the first and second semester system. As for Imam Bin Saud University, it has adopted a different system, namely 3 semesters for the year 1445 AH.
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