List of Central, State, Private and Deemed Universities in Uttar Pradesh, India

India is world's seventh largest country by area where Uttar Pradesh is 5th largest state by area and 1st by population in India. The population of students in UP is also very high and to educate them the government of India has started many central and state universities. Many private hands also took part in education sector and opened many private universities in Uttar Pradesh.

Here we UPTUnews provide you  list of Central, State, Private and Demend University in Uttar Pradesh, India. There around 53 universities in UP and below is list of all.

There are 4 Central Universities in Uttar Pradesh
  1. Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh (established in 1875 as Mohammedan Angelo-Oriental College)
  2. Allahabad University, Allahabad (established in 1876 as Muir Central College)
  3. Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow (established in 1996)
  4. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi (established in 1916)
There are 23 State Universities in Uttar Pradesh
  1. Bundelkhand University, Jhansi (established in 1975)
  2. Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut (established in 1965)
  3. Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, Lucknow (established in 2004)
  4. Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University, Kanpur (established in 1966)
  5. Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur (established in 1957)
  6. Dr B. R. Ambedkar University, Agra  (established in 1927)
  7. Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University, Faizabad (established in 1975)
  8. Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia National Law University, Lucknow (established in 2005)
  9. Dr. Shakuntala Misra Rehabilitation University, Lucknow (established in 2008)
  10. Gautam Buddh Technical University, Lucknow (established in 2001) (Closed in 2013)
  11. Gautam Buddha University, Greater Noida (established in 2002)
  12. M. J. P. Rohilkhand University, Bareilly (established in 1975)
  13. Mahamaya Technical University, Noida (established in 2010) (Closed in 2013)
  14. Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth, Varanasi (established in 1974)
  15. Manyavar Sri Kanshi Ram Ji Urdu, Arabi~Farsi University, Lucknow (established in 2010)
  16. Narendra Dev University of Agriculture and Technology, Faizabad (established in 1974)
  17. Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, Varanasi (established in 1958)
  18. Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology, Meerut (established in 2004)
  19. University of Lucknow, Lucknow (established in 1921)
  20. Uttar Pradesh Rajarshi Tandon Open University, Allahabad (established in 2004)
  21. Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow (established in 2000) (Reopen in 2013)
  22. Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University, Jaunpur (established in 1987)
There are 16 Private University in Uttar Pradesh
  1. Amity University, Noida (established in 2005)
  2. Babu Banarasi Das University, Lucknow (established in 2010)
  3. Galgotias University, Greater Noida (established in 2011)
  4. GLA University , Mathura (established in 2010)
  5. IFTM University, Moradabad (established in 2010)
  6. Integral University, Lucknow (established in 2004
  7. Invertis University, Bareilly (established in 2010)
  8. Jagadguru Rambhadracharya Handicapped University, Chitrakoot (established in 2001)
  9. Mangalayatan University, Aligarh (established in 2006)
  10. Mohammad Ali Jauhar University, Rampur (established in 2006)
  11. Noida International University, Greater Noida (established in 2010)
  12. Sharda University, Greater Noida (established in 2009)
  13. Swami Vivekanand Subharti University, Meerut  (established in 2008)
  14. Shri Venkateshwara University, Gajraula (established in 2010)
  15. Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad (established in 2008)
  16. Monad University, Hapur (established in 2010)
There are 10 Deemed University in Uttar Pradesh
  1. Bhatkhande Music Institute, Lucknow (established in 1926)
  2. Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies, Varanasi (established in 1967)
  3. Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra (established in 1917)
  4. Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad (established in 1999)
  5. Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly (established in 1889)
  6. Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida (established in 2001)
  7. Nehru Gram Bharti UniversitY, Allahabad (established in 1962)
  8. Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences, Allahabad  (established in 1910)
  9. Santosh University, Ghaziabad (established in 1995)
  10. Shobhit University, Meerut (established in 2006)
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  1. What about kcc institute of technology and management

  2. please update the status of sam higginbottom university from deemed university to state university vide UP STATE ACT NO. 35 OF 2016 AS PASSED BY LEGISLATURE WEF 29 DEC 2016.