List of Holidays 2023

Festivals form an integral part of the Indian culture and varies from state to state, with each state or city having its own set of customs and traditions of celebrating a particular festival. Here’s a complete list of university holidays in 2023

List of Gazetted Holidays

The following Festivals/Holidays will be observed by the Students, Teaching and Non-Teaching Staff of the University during the year 2023 (January to December, 2023).

S. No. Holiday Date Day
1. Republic Day January, 26 Thursday
2. Maha Shivratri February, 18 Saturday
3. Holi March, 08 Wednesday
4. Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Jayanti April, 14 Friday
5. Id-ul-Fitr* April, 22 Saturday
6. Independence Day August, 15 Tuesday
7. Raksha Bandhan August, 30 Wednesday
8. Sri Krishna Janmastami September, 07 Thursday
9. Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday October, 02 Monday
10. Dussehra/Vijaydashmi October, 24 Tuesday
11. Maharishi Valmiki Jayanti October, 28 Saturday
12. Narak Chaturdasi
Goverdhan Pooja
Bhaiya Dooj
November, 12
November, 13
November, 14
November, 15
13. Guru Nanak Birthday November, 27 Monday
14. Christmas Day December, 25 Monday
*Subject to citation of moon.


In case of any of the University examination(s) is scheduled in any School/ Institute/College on the date notified as holiday, such holiday will be assumed as working day for all purposes and no compensatory holiday in lieu thereof will be admissible.

Security Staff, Malis, Safai Karamcharies, Electricians, Plumbers, Peons (Attendants), Hostel Attendants, Lab. Attendants and other Maintenance Staff will observe Deepawali holidays as per decision of the Campus Director/Estate Officer.

This issues with the approval of the Competent Authority of the University.

Industry-Top Recruiters

How to Apply?

Are you thinking of applying for study at UU or supporting someone who is? Please complete the steps to start your journey.

Development with International Outlook

Our students graduate with the self competence and social skills. The diversity encountered during their education prepares them to participate in diverse cultures and global industries.

What our students say?

Uttaranchal University has come a long way since its inception providing world-class education in diverse domains.


Courses which encourage Entrepreneurship

Uttaranchal University's academic ambience is conducive to learning and has facilitated me in recognizing my area of interest which led to the establishment of my entrepreneurial tech venture “Hostcob Solutions Pvt. Ltd.”

Mr. Ankur Rautela
B.Tech (CSE) | Co-Founder & MD Hostcob
Placed Student

Wonderful Experience with Excellent Exposure provided

The programme has a sophisticated combined balance of theory & technical aspects of engineering. This not only helped me to gain state-of-the-art technical knowledge but also helped me to secure a job and be competent in life.

Akshat Puri
B.Tech CSE
Placed Student

Exceptional Beginning for my Profession

The technical and practical competency acquired at the Uttaranchal Institute of Technology, Uttaranchal University, Dehradun has been invaluable to me. The focus on programming skills, project management, and team dynamics helped me develop my core competencies.

Ishan Tiwari
B.Tech CSE
Placed Student

Grow Beyond the Limits of the Sky

During my tenure in the programme not only I gained knowledge, but I also made strong friendship bonds for a lifetime. Uttaranchal University has provided me with roots to follow my dreams and passion, to explore my potential in every sphere of life, and to grow beyond the limits of the sky.

Krishna Kant Nainwal
B.Tech | Batch 2018
Placed Student

A Step towards Success!

A Step towards Success! That is what I call my three-year long tryst with Uttaranchal University. The first step towards climbing the corporate ladder is entry into a distinguished university.
In Uttaranchal University an awesome state-of-the-art infrastructure, extremely informative course curriculum and a great environment for studying made the learning experience truly indispensable.

Sukriti Chaudhary
BBA | 14 LPA
Placed Student
Plant Pathology

Course is aligned with latest industry requirements

The course is aligned with the latest industry requirements and one is truly immersed in the course thus speeding up the learning process. I sincerely appreciate the support and effort which enabled me to imbibe and excel in the skills.

Poorna Chandra Reedy
Founder of Banana Leef Cuisine, Dehradun
40 LPA Turnover
Placed Student

The learned faculty members were highly motivating

Uttaranchal University provided me with quality education, infrastructure and facilities which rendered a great learning environment. The learned faculty members were highly motivating and were always ready to help students achieve their goals.

Vanshika Jakhmola
Talent Acquistion Senior Associate |
NTT Data Services
Placed Student

You feel like a part of the close-knit team

Learning is so much fun! You feel like a part of the close-knit team, where each professor, each staff member, and each of your peers are always ready to support and guide you. Professional teaching, creative classes, effective explanations, and entertaining material that you get here - all contribute to your success in any industry!

Nishant Kumar
Advocate-on-Record |
The Supreme Court of India
Placed Student

Exposure to what’s actually happening in the real-time market

Uttaranchal University has actually shaped me as a person. Guest lectures, case studies and on-the-floor practicalities as part of the curriculum gave us exposure to what’s actually happening in the real-time market worldwide.

Kislay Krishna
AI Engineer | Deepq AI
Placed Student

Hub of opportunities

Being at UU was being under the exposure of research projects, internships, national & international conferences, and many more. The mentors were really very helpful and supportive. I am thankful to UU for all that it has provided to make my career prosperous.

Anoop Singh Bhakuni
Civil Judge | Qualified in Bihar
Judicial Service
Placed Student

ENQUIRE NOW Submit Your Enquiry