Craig Levein’s side will host champions Celtic at 12.30pm on Saturday, August 11 in a game to be broadcast by Sky Sports.
The Jam Tarts open their league campaign seven days earlier with a trip to Hamilton.
The SPFL today confirmed two other matches to be shown by Sky, Rangers’ trips to Aberdeen on Sunday, August 5 (1pm kick-off) and the Old Firm derby at Celtic Park on Sunday, September 2 (12.00).
Rangers’ clash with Motherwell at Fir Park will be played on Sunday, August 26 with a 12.15pm kick-off. The match will be shown live on BT Sport.