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 Notification : University Holidays for the Calendar Year 2017 Click here

In terms of Notification No. 7690-F(P2)  dated 03-11-2015 and 7692-F(P2) dated 03-11-2015 issued by the Finance Department (Audit Branch), Govt. of West Bengal, the Vice-Chancellor is please to declare the following days as University Holidays for the Calendar Year 2016. The dates that will fall on Saturday and Sunday are also shown in the list for the purpose of compulsion of total number of days as admissible in accordance with the Govt. Notification quoted above.

List of University Holidays from January 01, 2016 to December 31, 2016

Sl. No.

Occasion

Date(s)

Day

No. of Days

1

New Year’s Day (2016 A.D.)

1st January

Friday

1

2

Birthday of Swami Vivekananda

12th January

Tuesday

1

3

Birthday of Netaji

23rd January

Saturday

1

4

Republic Day

26th January

Tuesday

1

5

Saraswati Puja

13th February

Saturday

1

6

Doljatra

23rd March

Wednesday

1

7

Additional day after Doljatra (Holi)

24th March

Thursday

1

8

Good Friday

25th March

Friday

1

9

Birthday of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar & Bengali New Year’s Day

14th April

Thursday

1

10

Vice-Chancellor’s Discretion

15th April

Friday

1

11

May Day

1st May

Sunday

1

12

Birthday of Rabindra Nath Tagore

8th May

Sunday

1

13

Id-Ul-Fitar

6th July

Wednesday

1

14

Independence Day

15th August

Monday

1

15

Janmastami

25th August

Thursday

1

16

Id-Uz-Joha

12th September

Monday

1

17

Mahalaya

30th September

Friday

1

18

Birthday of Mahatma Gandhi

2nd October

Sunday

1

19

Durga Puja to Laxmi Puja

7th October to 15th October

Friday to Saturday

9

20

Muharam

12th October

Wednesday

1

21

Kalipuja

29th October

Saturday

1

22

Vice-Chancellor’s Discretion

31st October

Monday

1

23

University Foundation Day

1st November

Tuesday

1

24

Bhatri-Dwitia

1st November

Tuesday

1

25

Birthday of Guru Nanak

14th November

Monday

1

26

Fateh-Dwaz-Daham

13th December

Tuesday

1

27

Christmas Day

25th December

Sunday

1

       

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  • Notification : Public Holiday on 07th March 2016 (Monday) as per G.O. No. 1010-F(P) Dated 22/02/2016 Click here
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