Please refer to the list below for Public Holiday Dates for the Academic Year 2019-2020.

The list is compiled according to the Work Calendars 2019 and 2020 released by Directorate-General of Personnel Administration, Executive Yuan.  However, for those who are employed,  jointly employed by or stationed at affiliated hospitals, please be reminded to check out pertinent announcement of hospitals HR Department since policies may vary between institutions.

Holiday Name



Mid-Autumn Festival

Friday, September 13, 2019

public holiday

National Day

(Double Tenth Day)

Saturday, October 5, 2019

alternate workday

Thursday, October 10, 2019

public holiday

Friday, October 11, 2019

bridge holiday

Founding Day of the Republic of China (Taiwan)

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

public holiday

Chinese New Year

Thursday, January 23, 2020

bridge holiday

Friday, January 24, 2020

Chinese New Year 's Eve

Saturday thru Monday,
January 25-27, 2020

the 1st to 3rd day of
the New Year

Tuesday thru Wednesday, January 28-29, 2020

compensatory days off for holidays fall on Saturday and Sunday

Saturday, February 15, 2020

alternate workday

Peace Memorial Day

Friday, February 28, 2020

public holiday

Children's Day


Tomb Sweeping Day

Thursday thru Friday, April 2-3, 2020

compensatory days off for holidays fall on Saturday

Saturday, April 4, 2020

public holiday

Dragon Boat Festival

Saturday, June 20, 2020

alternate workday

Thursday, June 25, 2020

public holiday

Friday, June 26, 2020

bridge holiday