Aligarh is known as Mecca of Education because of Aligarh Muslim University. It is one of the oldest and premier central universities in India, established during the British Raj in year 1875. It is a residential academic university of international repute. Aligarh Muslim University is located in the city of Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh. The university was founded by Sir Syed Ahmed Kahan as Mahamadan Anglo-Oriental, It was later transformed into a Central University and henceforth it was renamed as the Aligarh Muslim University.
Amity University is a private university in Noida, India established under an Uttar Pradesh state government act. It is also home to the Amity Institute of Information Technology.
The founder president is Ashok Chauhan. It is not approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). As per the university, it is not required to take the approval of AICTE. The university has been involved in controversies, including refusal by the Universities Grants Commission (UGC) to recognize Amity University and an international arrest warrant against its founder president Ashok Chauhan
Established in 1996, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University is a Central University of India. The university campus is located on Rae Bareli Road, about 10kms south of the Charbagh Railway Station. Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University offers only post-graduate courses. BBAU aims to promote advance knowledge by providing higher standards of instructional and research facilities. The university provides hostel facilities to students who are not the residents of Lucknow.
Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University offers 17 courses. It has 6 schools and 15 departments in the field of science, economics, computer science, mass communication, bio-technology, law and human development. The central facilities of BBAU are library, guest house, bank, canteen, post office, sports and medical facilities. With the assistance of University Grants Commission, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University established the Centre for the Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy (CSSEIP) in August 2007.
Bundelkhand University in Jhansi, recognised by the University Grant Commission, UGC, it is a university of excellence offering opportunities to pursue higher education. It is known for its picturesque campus. BU Jhansi conducts a range of courses totally in sync with the needs of the modern times.
The university conducts its educational activities in its sprawling 186-acre campus of the Bundelkhand University. Expressively planned academic blocks are interspersed with lush green parks. The University has a dozen affiliated colleges that deal in different areas of training and research programs extensively. Conferences and seminars are regularly held for imparting proper exposure to students. Placement cell of the university assists the students for campus placement.
Chaudhary Charan Singh University, formerly Meerut University is located in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. CCS University was established in 1965. It was later renamed to its current name after Chaudhary Charan Singh, former Prime minister of India.
Various departments of the University under each faculty offer postgraduate (M.A/M.Sc./M.Sc.Ag/M.Ed/M.B.A) and research (M.Phil. and Ph.D.) courses in conventional UGC-aided courses as well as self-financed career-oriented courses. Institute of Advance Studies conducts courses in various subjects of Arts, Education, Science and Agriculture. CCS University is among the few Universities in the country with a separate M.Phil. program. It has a separate full -fledged Agriculture Faculty as well. Technical courses are the most recent additions in the university curriculum.
Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar University, also Agra University is one of the oldest institutions in Uttar Pradesh, in the historic city of Agra. Well known professors of the university include Shankar Dayal Sharma, Motilal Nehru, Gulzari Lal Nanda, Chaudhary Charan Singh, Krishna Dutt Paliwal, Hridyanath Kunzru, Dr. Deoki Nandan and Ahmed Ali, who co-founded the All-India Progressive Writers' Movement & Association and is the author of Twilight in Delhi. He was lecturer of English in 1933-34. It runs many courses successfully. There are various departments that run courses in all emerging fields and also certificate courses on foreign languages.The Institute of Engineering & Technology Khandari is a renowned engineering institute of the university.
The establishment of GLA Institute of Technology and Management (GLAITM) in the year 1998 was the first recognized initiative by the society to fulfill its responsibility of providing destinations of quality professional education.
The purpose of the same was to compete with the very best and provide such facilities as prevalent at the international and national levels right in the virtuous background of the city of Mathura.
The much-coveted other institutions; namely, GLA Institute of Pharmaceutical Research (2006), GLA Institute of Business Management (2006), and GLA Institute of Professional Studies (2006), are the results of an understanding developed by the relentless and rigorous pursuit for excellence over the past 12 years.
In view of its past credentials and future prospects, the U.P. Govt. accorded the group, a University status through IFTM University Act No. 24 of 2010. The University already having the facilities and infrastructure, has started its operations from the session 2010.
Along with the existing programmes, the University has added some more programmes at UG and PG levels in different disciplines. Diploma and Ph.D courses have also been started in the campus.
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad is a centre of excellence in IT, established by Government of India in year 1999. IIIT-A was declared as a Deemed University in year 2000. The Institute thus became empowered to have perpetual seal and award degrees subsequent to the conduct of its own examinations. It is one of the premier engineering & technology institute in Uttar Pradesh.
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad is ranked No. 19 by India Today in the list of Top 25 Engineering colleges of India. The establishment of IIIT-A, is a major step of Govt. of India towards strengthening and harnessing multi-dimensional facets of IT at all levels. The institute has state of the art infrastructure with high class facilities for the students.
Integral University is a state university in Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, India, which was established under the Act Number 9 of 2004 by the Uttar Pradesh state government. The Institute of Integral Technology, Lucknow has been elevated to a full university.
The university is located 13 kilometres away from the heart of Lucknow city on Lucknow Kursi Road at a peaceful and serene place against the sylvan beauty of Kukrail Reserve Forest.
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology was formerly known as Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering College. MNNIT was established in year 1961 as a joint enterprise of Government of India and Govt. of Uttar Pradesh. On June 26th 2002, this premier institute was declared as Deemed University. It is a fully residential educational institution catering students from different parts of the world. MNNIT has 11 departments offering various courses in engineering, science and management.
Over the years MNNIT has been consistently ranked amongst top engineering institutes of India. Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology is ranked No. 18 by India Today in the list of Top 25 Engineering colleges of India. Admission to undergraduate courses at MNNIT is done through AIEEE. The institute campus is situated on the banks of sacred Ganga River in the city of Allahabad, covering 222acres of land. Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology is an All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) recognized institute.
NIU is sponsored by Maruti Educational Trust and was notified by Govt. of Uttar Pradesh in 2010.
The University is very strategically located on 75 Acres sprawling Campus in the ultra-modern Yamuna Expressway Educational Hub, Gautam Budh Nagar and is privileged to be flanked by many firsts of the nation including the Formula 1 Race Track and a Night Safari.
The Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, formerly Allahabad Agricultural Institute-Deemed University, is a university in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. This is one of the oldest agricultural institutes in South Asia.
It is Through Gazette notification No.F.9-26/94-U.3 dated March 15, 2000, Gov. of India, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of Secondary and Higher Education/ Aided under Dept. of Agriculture, Gov. of UP recognized Deemed University. On 15 March 2000 India's central government declared the Allahabad Agricultural Institute a deemed university. The University Grants Commission (UGC) identifies Allahabad as a deemed university.
Established in year 1887, University of Allahabad is a premier university located in Allahabad. Allahabad University is known as the ‘Oxford of the east’. The University of Allahabad is the fourth-oldest University of the Republic of India. The university has been marked by landmark achievements in the domain of learning and an abiding commitment to high academic standards, the cultivation of values and the search for excellence and perfection.
New established departments have ventured into modern directions in order to keep up with developments in the academic world. The university provides with 17 hostels for boys and girls. Allahabad University strongly emphasizes on outreach programmes, recognizing the need to relating the academic activities of the University with social imperatives. The university was previously named as Muir Central College, named after the Governor of North-Western Provinces, Sir William Muir.