BSE Trading Hours

Regular hours for the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) are Monday through Friday with an opening time of 9:15 a.m. and a closing time of 3:30 p.m. local time (9 hours and 30 minutes ahead of New York).
BSE Holidays Schedule

The Bombay Stock Exchange equities and equity derivatives segment will be closed to observe a number of holidays throughout the year. Here you will find the BSE holidays calendar for 2016.

Bombay Stock Exchange: Market Sessions

Market sessions of the equities segment are:
A) Pre-Market Session

Order entry period: 9:00 a.m. to 9:07/9:08 a.m.
Order matching & confirmation period: 9:08 a.m. to 9:12 a.m.
Buffer period: 9:12 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
All orders are accumulated and matched at a single market opening price at the end of the session.
B) Regular Trading Session

Opening time: 9:15 a.m.
Closing time: 3:30 p.m.
Trades occur continuously as orders match on price/time priority.
C) Closing Session

Runs from 3:30 p.m. to 3:40 p.m.; VWAP closing price calculation.
D) Post-Closing Session

Runs from 3:40 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.; execution of trades at the closing price determined.