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List of important days for bank exams

Important days of the year for bank exams pdf download bankers adda. important days for bank exams 2017 .General awareness (Important Dates in Indian history) for IBPS clerk and IBPS Po examination.There are questions which are asked in the banking examinations in the entire IBPs clerk, IBPS PO and other exams about some of the important days and date which are observed in India and outside. Generally the date of the universal and global importance is asked in the examination but sometimes this is even asked for some important national days which is expected from the candidates to know them. In India all the important dates are related to the birth anniversary of the great men including religious teachers and freedom stragglers in India. Some of the important dates related to the freedom events in the country. There are several days of importance which are declared by the United Nations and it is observed in the whole world on the same date. Such date is of utmost importance and all the aspirants must know this as these are often asked in the competitive examinations mainly in the Banking sector.

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Important Dates in Indian history For IBPS SBI clerk and Po .There are a lot of days which are observed by the world which are related to the welfare of humanity and the ecology. All the days are directly or indirectly related to the human development, progress, peace, development, ecology and environment etc and their different forms which must be known. In the IBPS examinations be it clerk exam, PO exam or any other exam like SO etc it is always asked under the general awareness section. This is actually a very important concept which is not only asked in India but in all the competitive awareness questions designed by the world organizations. These dates must be learnt by the candidates who will help the score a few more marks in the competitive examination.

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Here we are covering some important days and dates which are observed across the globe and they have their own importance which are being covered in this post. UPSC SSC RRB IBPS,SBI and other competitive exams List of Important days of the year for bank exams pdf ,list of important days in world for 2017 ibps clerk po exams.Candidates must learn them all and they will be able to perform better in the examinations.

List of Important days in Indian history for banking exams:

January important days for bank exams

Date Important day
4 January World Braille Day(207th birth anniversary of Louis Braille)
9 January Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (NRI Day)
10 January World Hindi Day
12 January National Youth Day
15 January 69th Indian Army Day
24 January National girl child day
25 January National Voters Day
26 January International Customs Day
26 January 68th Republic Day
27 January International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust
29 January World Leprosy Day (last Sunday of January)

February important days for bank exams

Date Important day
2 February World Wetlands Day
4 February World Cancer Day
6 February International day of Zero Tolerance to female genital mutilation
7 February Safer Internet Day
10 February National Deworming Day
11 February International day Women and girls in Science
12 February National Productivity Day
13 February World Radio Day
20 February World Day of Social Justice
21 February International Mother language day
22 February World Thinking day
24 February Central Excise Day
28 February National Science Day

March important days for bank exams

Date Important day
1 March Zero Discrimination Day
3 March World Wild Life Day
4 March World Hearing Day
8 March International Women’s Day
12 March World Kidney Day
13 March Commonwealth Day
15 March World Consumer Rights Day
20 March International Day of Happiness
21 March International Day of Forests
21 March World Down Syndrome Day
22 March World Water Day
23 March World Meteorological Day
24 March World TB Day
27 March World Theatre Day

April important days for bank exams

Date Important day
1 April Prevention of Blindness Week
2 April
  • World Autism Awareness Day
  • International Children’s Book Day
4 April National Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in mine action
5 April National Maritime Day
6 April International Day for Sports Development and Peace
7 April
  • World Health Day
  • Handloom Week
8 April International Romani Day
10 April World Homeopathy Day
11 April National Safe Motherhood Day
12 April International Day of Human Space Flight
13 April Jallianwala Bagh Massacre
14 April
  • Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Jayanti
  • Customs Day
17 April World Hemophilia Day
18 April World Heritage Day
21 April Civil Services Day
22 April World Earth Day
23 April World Book and Copyright Day
24 April
  • National Panchayati Day
  • Women’s Political Empowerment Day, India
25 April World Malaria Day
26 April World Intellectual Property Day
29 April International Dance Day
30 April
  • Internattional Jazz Day
  • Anti-Child Labour Day

May important days for bank exams

Date Important day
1 May
  • International Labour Day
  • May Day
  • Maharashtra Day
2 May World Asthma Day
3 May World Press Freedom Day
4 May International Firefighters Day
5 May International Midwives Day
7 May
  • World Athletics Day
  • World Laughter Day
  • Rabindra Nath Tagore Jayant
8 May
  • Mother’s Day
  • World Redcross Day
  • Road Safety Week
10 May World Migratory Bird Day
11 May National Technology Day
12 May International Nurses Day
15 May International Families Day
16 May National Dengue Day
17 May World Telecommunication Day
18 May World AIDS Vaccine Day
20 May World Metrology Day
21 May Anti-Terrorism Day
22 May International Day for Biological Diversity
23 May World Turtle Day
25 May
  • International Missing Children’s Day
  • World Malaria Day
26 May Gunners Day- New Zealand
28 May Maharana Pratap Jayanti
29 May International Day of UN Peacekeepers
30 May Goa Statehood Day
31 May World No Tobbacco Day

June  important days for bank exams

Date Important day
1 June
World Milk Day
2 June
International Sex Workers’ Day
4 June
International Day for Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
Cancer Survivors Day
5 June
World Environment Day
8 June
  • Coal Miners Day
  • World Ocean Day
12 June
Anti-Child Labour Day
14 June
World Blood Donor Day
15 June
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
16 June
International Day of Family Remittances
17 June
Word Day to Combat Desertification and Drought
19 June
International Day for the elimination of Sexual Violence and Conflict
20 June
World Refugee Day
21 June
International Yoga Day
23 June
  • Public Service Day
  • International Widow’s Day
  • International Olympic Day
26 June
International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit trafficking
29 June
National Statistics Day

July important days for bank exams

Date Important day
1 July
National Doctor’s Day
2 July
World Sports Journalists’ Day
4 July
American Independence Day
7 July
Global Forgiveness Day
11 July
World Population Day
12 July
Malala Day
15 July
World Youth Skill Day
17 July
International Justice Day
18 July
International Nelson Mandela Day
26 July
  • International Day for the conservation of the mangrove ecosystem
  • Kargil Vijay Diwas
28 July
World Hepatitis Day
29 July
International Tiger Day
30 July
World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

August important days for bank exams

Date Important day
1 August
World Breastfeeding Week (1-7 August)
6 August
Hiroshima Day & Anti-Nuclear Day
7 August
Handloom Day
9 August
  • Kranti Diwas (Quit India Movement)
  • International Day of the world’s indigenous peoples
10 August
World Bio-Fuel Day
11 August
National Daughter’s Day
12 August
International Youth Day
13 August
Organ Donation Day
15 August
Independence Day of India
19 August
  • World Photography Day
  • World Humanitarian Day
20 August
Sadbhawana Diwas/ Harmony Day
29 August
  • Sanskrit Day
  • International Day Against Nuclear Test
  • National Sports Day
30 August
National Small Industry Day

September important days for bank exams

Date Important day
1 September
National Nutrition Week (1-7 September)
2 September
World Coconut Day
4 September
National Labour Day USA
5 September
  • National Teachers Day
  • International Charity Day
8 September
International Literacy Day
10 September
  • World First Aid Day
  • World Suicide Prevention Day
12 September
International Day for South-South Cooperation
13 September
World Chocolate Day
14 September
Hindi Diwas
16 September
International Day for the Preservation of Ozone Layer
20 September
Railway Police Force Foundation Day
21 September
  • World Peace Day
  • World Alzheimer Day
22 September
World Cancer Free Day
25 September
  • World Rivers Day
  • World Pharmacists Day
26 September
  • World Environmental Health Day
  • World Contraception Day
27 September
World Tourism Day
28 September
  • World Rabies Day
  • Gunners Day India
  • World Maritime Day
29 September
World Heart Day
30 September
  • World Deaf Day
  • International Translation Day

October important days for bank exams

Date Important day
1 October
  • International Day for Older Persons
  • World Vegetarian Day
2 October
  • World Habitat Day
  • World Habitat Day (First Monday of October)
  • International Day of Non-Violence/Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
4 October
  • World Space Week (4-10 October)
  • World Animal Day
5 October
World Teachers Day
6 October
World Smile Day (First Friday of October)
8 October
Airforce Day
9 October
  • Columbus Day
  • World Post Day
10 October
  • World Mental Health Day
  • World Day Against Death Penalty
11 October
International Girl Child Day
13 October
  • World Sight Day
  • International Day for Disaster Reduction
14 October
International Standards’ Day
15 October
  • International Day of Rural Women
  • World Students Day
  • Safe Motherhood Week (15-21 October)
16 October
World Food Day
17 October
Anti-Poverty Day
20 October
World Statistics Day
21 October
Police Commemoration Day
24 October
  • United Nations Day
  • World Development Information Day
  • World Polio Day
27 October
World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
28 October
National Ayurveda Day
29 October
  • International Internet Day
  • World Stroke Day
31 October
  • National Unity Day
  • World Savings Day
  • World Cities Day
  • Vigilance Awareness Week (31-5 November)

November important days for bank exams

Date Important day
1 November
  • No Tobacco Day
  • World Vegan Day
  • Karnataka Formation Day
5 November
World Tsunami Awareness Day
7 November
National Cancer Awareness Day
8 November
International Radiology Day
9 November
World Quality Day
10 November
World Science Day for Peace and Development
11 November
National Education Day
12 November
  • World Pneumonia Day
  • Public Service Broadcasting Day
13 November
World Kindness Day
14 November
  • Children’s Day
  • World Diabetes Day
16 November
  • International Day for Tolerance
  • World Philosophy Day
20 November
Universal Children’s Day
21 November
World Television Day
25 November
International Day For the Elimination of Violence Against Women
26 November
  • Constitutional Day-India
  • National Milk Day
28 November
Raising Day of National Cadet Corps

December Month important days for bank exams

Date Important day
1 December
Word AIDS Day
2 December
  • International Day for Abolition of Slavery
  • National Pollution Control
3 December
International Day for the Persons with Disabilities
4 December
Indian Navy Day
5 December
  • International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development
  • World Soil Day
7 December
  • International Civil Aviation Day
  • Armed Forces Flag Day- India
8 December
Plastic Free Day
9 December
International Anti-Corruption Day
10 December
Human Rights Day
11 December
International Mountain Day
12 December
Universal Health Coverage Day
14 December
World Energy Conservation Day
16 December
Vijay Diwas
18 December
International Migrants Day
20 December
International Human Solidarity Day
22 December
National Mathematics Day
23 December
Kisan Diwas
24 December
National Consumers Day
25 December
Good Governance Day


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  1. world heart day is on 29 september. Please correct it for providing authentic info.

  2. Worlds braille day is celebrated on 4 th jan.

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