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Malaysia School Holiday 2012

Malaysian school age children are very lucky because they have only 203 school days and 87 days of school term holidays as below and also the public holiday mentioned on our yesterday post.

Malaysia School Holiday 2012

1st Term Holidays
10 March – 18 MarchMid-Term Holiday
26 May – 10 JuneMid-Year Holiday
2nd Term Holidays
18 – 26 AugustMid-Term Holiday
10 November – 2 January 2013Year End Holiday

You can also download the official school holiday from Minister of Education.

Malaysia Public Holiday 2012

We, Malaysian, are very lucky because we have one of the highest number of state and national holidays in the world.

Malaysian State & National Holidays 2012

DatesEventsFor
1 January
Sunday
New YearAll states except Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Trengganu
14 January
Saturday
Yang di-Pertuan Besar Negeri Sembilan’s BirthdayNegeri Sembilan only
15 January
Sunday
Sultan of Kedah’s BirthdayKedah only
23 January
Monday
Chinese New YearNationwide
24 January
Tuesday
Chinese New Year (2nd Day)All states except Kelantan and Trengganu
1 February
Wednesday
Federal Territory DayFederal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Labuan & Putrajaya only
5 February
Sunday
Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday
(Maulidur Rasul)
Nationwide
7 February
Tuesday
ThaipusamKuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Johor, Negeri Sembilan, Perak, Penang & Selangor only
4 March
Sunday
Anniversary of Installation of Sultan of TrengganuTrengganu only
6 April
Friday
Good FridaySabah & Sarawak only
15 April
Sunday
Declaration of Malacca as a Historical CityMalacca only
19 April
Thursday
Sultan of Perak’s BirthdayPerak only
1 May
Tuesday
Labour DayNationwide
7May
Monday
Hari Hol PahangPahang only
5 May
Saturday
Wesak DayNationwide
17 May
Thursday
Raja Perlis’ BirthdayPerlis only
30- 31 May
Wed & Thu
Harvest Festival Pesta Kaamatan SabahSabah & Labuan only
1 – 2 June
Fri & Sat
Sarawak Harvest Festival Hari Gawai SarawakSarawak only
2 June
Saturday
Malaysian King’s Birthday Harijadi AgongNationwide
17 June
Sunday
Israk & MikrajKedah, Negeri Sembilan & Perlis only
7 July
Saturday
Georgetown Heritage DayPenang
7 July
Saturday
Penang Governor’s BirthdayPenang only
20 July
Friday
Sultan of Trengganu’s BirthdayTrengganu only
21 July
Saturday
Awal Ramadan Start of Muslim fasting month (bulan Puasa)Johor, Kedah & Malacca only
6 August
Monday
Nuzul Al-QuranKelantan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Penang, Selangor & Trengganu only
19 – 20 Aug
Sun & Mon
Hari Raya Puasa *Nationwide
31 August
Friday
National Independence Day MerdekaNationwide
9 September
Sunday
Sarawak Governor’s BirthdaySarawak Only
16 September
Sunday
Malaysia Day & Sabah Governor’s BirthdayNationwide
Sabah
14 October
Saturday
Malacca Governor’s BirthdayMalacca only
24 October
Wednesday
Sultan of Pahang’s BirthdayPahang only
26 October
Friday
Hari Raya Haji *
Hari Raya Qurban
Nationwide
27 October
Saturday
Hari Raya Haji (2nd Day) *
Hari Raya Qurban
Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis & Trengganu Only
11 November
Sunday
Sultan of Kelantan’s BirthdayKelantan only
13 November
Tuesday
Deepavali or DiwaliNationwide, except for Sarawak
15 November
Thursday
Awal Muharram
(Maal Hijrah)
Nationwide
22 November
Thursday
Sultan of Johor’s BirthdayJohor only
11 December
Tuesday
Sultan of Selangor’s BirthdaySelangor only
25 December
Tuesday
ChristmasNationwide

* Subject to change – depending on the sighting of the new moon