The dates were announced after a meeting of the board's decision-making working committee. India, who begin their month-long tour of Zimbabwe next week to play a One-day tri-series and two Tests, have a busy season ahead.
They host Sri Lanka for seven One-dayers from October 25 to November 12 and play a five-game series against visiting South Africa from November 15 to 29. Sri Lanka will return to play three tests from December 1 to 22.
India tour Pakistan from January 2 to February 11 for a test and One-day series and would stay back to play in the Asia Cup, to be played from February 14 to 28.