Universities in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh is not only a big state in terms of its size and population but also home to a large number of universities. There are also many research and academic institutes in the state that are run by the state government, the central government or private owners. The state is home to many renowned institutions of the country like the Indian Institutes of Technology in Kanpur, Varanasi and Allahabad and the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Lucknow. The state has a good number of universities that provide higher education in several course works.

There are four central universities in the state. Each of them is quite popular in the entire nation and attracts students from all over the country.

Aligarh Muslim University: Established in 1875 as a college, the university is one of the high ranked universities in India. More than 300 courses are offered by AMU in both traditional and modern branches of education.

Allahabad University: The fourth oldest university of the country, the university was known as the "Oxford of the East" at one point of time.

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University: The chief objectives of the university are to cater to and promote the educational needs of the marginalized people, particularly the SC/ST communities and women.

Banaras Hindu University (BHU): It is one of the largest residential universities in Asia with about 20,000 students enrolled in it. Two of its objectives are to promote the study of the Hindu Shastras and Sanskrit literature and building up of character in youth by religion and ethics as an integral part of education.

There are about 23 state universities in Uttar Pradesh. Some of the famous ones are the following:
  • Chaudhary Charan Singh University
  • Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University
  • Uttar Pradesh Technical University
  • Dr. B R Ambedkar University

Courses Offered

Several courses are offered by the universities in Uttar Pradesh. There are different colleges affiliated to several universities that offer various academic courses. Some of the main disciplines are as follows:
  • Arts
  • Science
  • Commerce
  • Technology
  • Management
  • Law
  • Medicine
  • Health
  • Education
  • Library Science

Admission Procedure

There is no common standard process that is followed for admissions into these universities. Every university has its own procedures to fulfill the admission criteria. Generally, the universities either conduct an entrance examination or issue a merit list to enroll students in different courses. In some courses, they may accept the scores of competitive examinations like CAT, MAT or GMAT for giving admissions.

Fees and Other Benefits

The fee structures of the courses offered in the universities vary from university to university. Library, sports facilities, theatres and hostels are some of the benefits given at some colleges affiliated to these universities. There are some colleges, especially private colleges that also provide placement services to the students. There are placement cells established in the campuses of the colleges or the universities where students can enroll and participate in the interview processes.


List of Universities in Uttar Pradesh

S.no.University NameCityAddress Email ID / Website
1Banaras Hindu University Varanasi Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221005www.bhu.ac.in/
2Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh[email protected]

3Allahabad University Allahabad Senate House Campus, University of Allahabad, Allahabad, UP, India - 211002[email protected]

4Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University Lucknow BABASAHEB BHIMRAO AMBEDKAR UNIVERSITY (A Central University), Vidya Vihar, Raebareli Road, Lucknow - 226025 [email protected]

5Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture & Technology Kanpur Assistant Professor/Officer Incharge, AKMU, C.S. Azad University of Agriculture& Technology, Kanpur-208002, Uttar Pradesh, India [email protected]

6Chaudhary Charan Singh University Meerut CCS University - Meerut 200005[email protected]

7Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University Lucknow Shah Mina Rd, Chowk, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226003www.kanpuruniversity.org/
8Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University Kanpur CSJM University, Kanpur 
9Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University Gorakhpur Civil Lines, Gorakhpur (U.P.) - 273009 [ INDIA ][email protected]

10Dr B. R. Ambedkar University Agra Paliwal Park, Agra, Uttar Pradesh 282004www.dbrau.ac.in/
11Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University Faizabad Hawai Patti, Allahabad Road, Faizabad, (U.P.), Pin: 224001www.rmlau.ac.in/
12Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia National Law University Lucknow Sec- D1, LDA Colony, Kanpur Road Scheme, Lucknow - 226012 Uttar Pradesh, India[email protected]

13Dr. Shakuntala Misra Rehabilitation University Lucknow Mohaan Road, Lucknow Pin: 226017[email protected]

14Uttar Pradesh Technical University Lucknow IET Campus, Sitapur Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226021[email protected]

15Gautam Buddha University Greater Noida Yamuna Expressway, Greater Noida, Gautam Budh Nagar, UP Pin 201308www.gbu.ac.in/
16M. J. P. Rohilkhand University Bareilly 7 Km from the Bareilly railway station, Pilibhit Bye pass road Bareilly 243006, (U.P.) India[email protected]

17Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology Gorakhpur Deoria Road, Gorakhpur (U.P.) 273010 [email protected]

18Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth Varanasi Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi-221002(U.P.), India[email protected]

19Narendra Dev University of Agriculture and Technology Faizabad Kumarganj, Faizabad, 224 229 (U.P.)[email protected]

20Sampurnanand Sanskrit University Varanasi Varanasi (U.P.) - 221002[email protected]

21Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology Meerut SVP University of Agriculture & Technology, Meerut 250 110www.svbpmeerut.ac.in/
22University of Lucknow Lucknow University Rd, Hasanganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226007[email protected]

23Uttar Pradesh Rajarshi Tandon Open University Allahabad Shantipuram Awas Yojna(Sector-F), , Phaphamau, Allahabad - 211013, Indiawww.uprtou.ac.in/
24Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University Jaunpur Nawab Yousuf Rd, Jaunpur, Uttar Pradesh 223101registrar.vbspu2gmail.com

25Amity University Noida Sector-125, Noida - 201313 (U.P.)[email protected]

26Babu Banarasi Das University Lucknow BBD City, Faizabad Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh - 226 028[email protected]

27Galgotias University Greater Noida Plot No.2, Sector 17-A, Yamuna Expressway, Greater Noida, Gautam Buddh Nagar, [email protected]

28GLA University Mathura 17km Stone, NH-2, Mathura-Delhi Road, P.O. Chaumuhan, Mathura-281 406 (U.P.) [email protected]

29IFTM University Moradabad Lodhipur Rajput, Delhi Road (NH-24) Moradabad-244102, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA[email protected]

30Integral University Lucknow Integral University, Dasauli, P.O. Bas-ha Kursi Road, Lucknow - 226026[email protected]

31Invertis University Bareilly Invertis Village, Lucknow National Highway 24, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh 243123www.invertis.org/
32Jagadguru Rambhadracharya Handicapped University Chitrakoot Chitrakoot, Karwi (UP)-210204[email protected]

33Mangalayatan University Aligarh Extended NCR, 33rd Milestone, Mathura-Aligarh Highway, Beswan Aligarh-202145 (U.P) India.[email protected]

34Mohammad Ali Jauhar University Rampur Jauhar Nagar, Rampur, Uttar Pradesh - 244901[email protected]

35Noida International University Greater Noida Plot 1, Sector-17 A, Yamuna Expressway, Gautam Budh Nagar, UP, India [email protected]

36Sharda University Greater Noida Plot No. 32-34, Knowledge, Park III, Greater Noida, UP.- 201306[email protected]

37Swami Vivekanand Subharti University Meerut Subhartipuram, NH-58, Delhi-Haridwar Bypass Road, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh 250005www.subharti.org/
38Shri Venkateshwara University Gajraula NH-24, Venkateshwara Nagar, Rajabpur, Gajraula, Amroha, (U.P.) Pin Code : 244236[email protected]

39Teerthanker Mahaveer University Moradabad N.H. 24, Delhi Road, Bagadpur, Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh 244102www.tmu.ac.in/
40Monad University Hapur N.H. 24, Delhi Hapur Road, Village & Post Kastla, Kasmabad, P.O Pilakhwa - 245101, Dist. Hapur (U.P.), India[email protected]

41Shobhit University GangohAdarsh Instutuional Area, Babu Vijendra Marg, Gangoh, Distt. Saharanpur - 247341[email protected]

42Bhatkhande Music Institute Lucknow 1, Kaiserbagh, Lucknow-226001, Uttar Pradesh, Indiahttp://www.bhatkhandemusic.edu.in/
43Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies Varanasi Sarnath, Varanasi 221007 U.P.[email protected]

44Dayalbagh Educational Institute Agra Dayalbagh, Agra Uttar Pradesh 282 005 [email protected]

45Indian Veterinary Research Institute Bareilly Izatnagar - 243122, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh[email protected]

46Jaypee Institute of Information Technology Noida A-10, Sector-62, Noida-201 307 Uttar Pradesh, India.[email protected]

47Nehru Gram Bharti University Allahabad Kotwa- Jamunipur, Dubawal, Allahabad[email protected], hublot replica, [email protected]

48Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences Allahabad Agriculture Institute, Allahabad 211007, U.P, India. [email protected]

49Santosh University Ghaziabad No.1, Santosh Nagar, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh 201009[email protected]

50Shobhit University Meerut NH-58, Modipuram, Meerut-250110[email protected]


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Last Updated on : March 25, 2016