When is Teachers Day 2024?

5th October 2024

Teachers’ Day celebration in the UAE is held on 5th October each year. It is the day that promotes appreciating the educators of the world and expressing and honouring their hard work. Also known as International Teachers’ Day, it is an annual celebration across the globe to empower, acknowledge and appreciate teachers. This day provides the occasion to celebrate the teaching profession worldwide and draw attention to the voice of teachers. Different types of games and activities are organised by senior classes students on Teachers’ Day as a token of love, respect, gratitude, and admiration. They pamper their teachers with special Teachers Day gifts, flowers, gift hampers, greeting cards, and personalised gifts and thank them for their dedication, support and valuable life lessons.

Teacher's Day Dates Around the world

Many countries are following the date laid down by the UNESCO i.e., 5th October but as per variety of cultural reasons, many countries also have different dates to celebrate teacher's day. Here, a list of developed and promising countries are presented along with their dates of teacher's day celebration.

Countries Dates
USA Tuesday of first week of May every year
UK 5th October
India 5th September
China 15th August
Germany 5th October
France 1st June to 30th June
Brazil 15th October
Canada 5th October
Sri Lanka 6th October
Bangladesh 5th October