List of Holidays

University Holiday Calendar Jan-Dec 2022

S.No. Holiday Date
1 Republic Day 26th January (Wed)
2 Guru Ravidas Jayanti 16th February (Wed)
3  Holi 18th March (Fri)
4  Himachal Day 15th April (Fri)
5  Budha Purnima 16th May (Mon)
6  Independence Day 15th Aug  (Mon)
7  Gandhi Jayanti 2nd Oct (Sun)
8  Dussehara  5th Oct (Wed)
9  Diwali  24th Oct (Mon)
10  Guru Nanak’s Birthday  8th Nov (Tues)
11  Christmas Day 25th Dec (Sun)

Restricted Holidays: Any two restricted holiday, at the option of the employee, out of the following should have served with IIU for a minimum of one month, to be eligible for availing 1 restricted holiday of the year.

S.No. Holiday Date
1 Statehood/New Year 1st Jan (Sat)
2 Makar Sakranti 14th Jan (Fri)
3  Maha Shivatri 1st March (Tue)
4  Raksha Bandhan* 11th Aug (Thr)*
5  Janmastmi 19th August (Fri)
6  Goverdhan Puja 25th Oct (Tue)
7  Bhaiduj* 26th  Oct (Wed)*


Restricted holiday for Raksha Bandhan (11 Aug) and Bhaiduj (26 Oct) will be deemed applied/availed by female staff members, if they had not availed their other Restricted Holidays, prior to these dates.

Subject to any other notification by appropriate authorities, IIU may announce University Holidays, as per the prevailing conditions, in the best interest of the organization.

Above holidays are subject to COVID conditions as existing and notified by the University Management from time to time.