List of Holidays 2022 - Study in the U.S.

LIST OF HOLIDAYS - 2022

Date Day Holiday Type Delhi Chennai Hyderabad Kolkata Mumbai

Jan 14

Friday

Pongal

Indian

N

  Y

  N

N

N

Jan 17

Monday

Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.

American

Y Y Y Y Y

Jan 26

Wednesday

Republic Day

Indian Y Y Y Y Y

February 21

Monday

Washington’s Birthday/ President’s Day American Y Y Y Y Y

March 18

Friday

Holi/Doljatra
Indian Y N Y Y Y

April 14

Thursday

Tamil New Year’s Day / Mahaveer Jayanthi/Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Birthday

Indian N Y Y N N

April 15

Friday

Good Friday

Indian Y Y Y Y Y

May 3

Tuesday

Eid-ul-Fitr (Ramzan)

Indian Y Y Y Y Y

May 16

Monday

Budha Purnima

Indian Y N N N N

May 30

Monday

Memorial Day

American Y Y Y Y Y

June 20*

Monday

Juneteenth (observed)

American Y Y Y Y Y

July 4

Monday

Independence Day

American Y Y Y Y Y

August 9

Tuesday

Muharram Indian N N N N Y

August 15

Monday

Independence Day

Indian Y Y Y Y Y

Aug16

Tuesday

Parsi New Year

Indian N N N N Y

August 31

Wednesday

Vinayagar Chaturthi/Vinayaka Chavithi/Ganesh Chaturthi

Indian N Y Y N Y

September 5

Monday

Labor Day American Y Y Y Y Y

October 3**

Monday

Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday (observed)

Indian  Y Y Y Y Y

October 4

Tuesday

Dussehra/Durga Puja (Nabami)

Indian N Y N Y N

October 5

Wednesday

Dussehra/Vijaya Dashami/Durga Puja (Dasami)

Indian Y N Y Y Y
October 10

Monday

Columbus Day

American Y Y Y Y Y

October 24

Monday

Diwali (Laxmi Pujan)/Kali Puja Indian Y Y N Y Y

October 25

Tuesday

Deepavali/Diwali

Indian N N Y N N

NNovember 8

Tuesday

Guru Nanak Jayanti

Indian Y N N N N

November 11

Friday

Veterans Day

American Y Y Y Y Y

November 24

Thursday

Thanksgiving Day American Y Y Y Y Y

December 26 *

Monday

Christmas Day

American Y Y Y Y Y

*   When U.S. holidays fall on a Saturday or Sunday, holiday is observed on the preceding Friday or following Monday, respectively.

**   USIEF shall follow weekday in lieu of an Indian national holiday (Republic Day, Independence Day, or Mahatma Gandhi’s Birthday) that falls on a weekend day.