Education in India

India is rich in education specially in the higher education. Many world top ranked universities are in India. UGC is the controlling authority for institutions of higher education. For accreditation there are 15 professional councils.

Types of Institutions

Higher education system in India includes following types of institutions:

Central Universities

The universities established by Act of Parliment are Central universities.

State Universities

State universities are established by local legislative assembly and are run by each of the states and territories of India.

Deemed Universities

Deemed universities are autonomous bodies approved by Department of Higher Education. They can grant degrees but they cannot affiliate off campus colleges.

Educational Institutions in India

The Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Vedic University - Katni University of Calcutta - Kolkata
Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar University - Agra WEST BENGAL UNIVERSITY OF ANIMAL AND FISHERY SCIENCES - Kolkata
Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University - Ahmedabad Netaji Subhas Open University - Kolkata
Mizoram University - Aizawl Jadavpur University - Kolkata
Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University - Ajmer Indian Statistical Institute - Kolkata
Kota Open University - Akhelgarh Dravidian University - Kuppam
Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth - Akola Kurukshetra University - Kurukshetra
Alagappa University - Alagappa Nagar, Karaikudi Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University - Lonere
Aligarh Muslim University - Aligarh Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University - Lucknow
University of Allahabad - Allahabad Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University - Lucknow
Uttar Pradesh Rajarshi Tandon Open University - Allahabad Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences - Lucknow
UP RAJARSHI TANDON OPEN UNIVERSITY - Allahabad UTTAR PRADESH TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY - Lucknow
Allahabad University - Allahadbad University of Lucknow - Lucknow
Amravati University - Amaravati Punjab Agricultural University - Ludhiana
Guru Nanak Dev University - Amritsar BN Mandal University - Madhepura
Sri Krishnadevaraya University - Anantapur University of Calicut - Malappuram
Annamalai University - Annamalainagar Karnataka State Open University - Manasangotri
All India institute of Medical Sciences - Ansari Nagar Mangalore University - Mangalore
VEER KUNWAR SINGH UNIVERSITY - Arrah Manipal Univeristy - Manipal
Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University - Aurangabad Chaudhry Charan Singh Unversity - Meerut
Gujarat Ayurved University - Ayurved Birla Institute of Technology - Mesra
Banasthali Vidyapith - Banasthali VIDYASAGAR UNIVERSITY - Midnapore
National Law School of India University - Bangalore Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya - Mohanpur
University of Agricultural Sciences - Bangalore Kavikulguru Kalidas Sanskrit Vishvavidyalaya - Mouda Road Turn
University of Burdwan - Bardhaman Indian Institute of Technology - Mumbai
Tilka Manjhi Bhagalpur University - Bhagalpur Tata Institute of Social Sciences - Mumbai
Berhampur University - Bhanja Bihar University of Mumbai - Mumbai
Maharaja Krishnakumar Sinhji Bhavnagar University - Bhavnagar Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women University - Mumbai
Barkatullah Vishwawavidyalaya University - Bhopal Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Bihar University - Muzaffarpur
Madhya Pradesh Bhoj Open University - Bhopal University of Mysore - Mysore
Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogik Visvavidyalaya - Bhopal Nagpur University - Nagpur
Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology - Bhubaneshwar Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University - Nagpur
Guru Ghasidas University - Bilaspur Kumaon University - Nainital
Magadh University - Bodh Gaya Nagarjuna University - Namburu, Guntur
Rabindra Bharati University - Calcutta Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University - Nanded
WEST BENGAL UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES - Calcutta Maharashtra University of Health Sciences - Nashik
Manipur University - Canchipur Dr YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry - Nauni
Panjab University - Chandigarh Gujarat Vidyapith - Navjivan
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research - Chandigarh Gujarat University - Navrangpura
Jai Prakash Vishwavidyalaya - Chapra VISVESWARAIAH TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY - Nehru Nagar
Indian Institute of Technology - Chennai University of Delhi - New Delhi
Tamil Nadu Dr Ambedkar Law University - Chennai Indra Gandhi National Open University - New Delhi
The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University - Chennai Jawaharlal Nehru University - New Delhi
Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Medical Sciences University - Chennai Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University - New Delhi
University of Madras - Chennai Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya Agricultural University - Palampur
Jagadguru Rambhadracharya Handicapped University - Chitrakoot Bharathidasan University - Palkalai Perur
Bharathiar University - Coimbatore Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology - Pantnagar
Tamil Nadu Agriculture University - Coimbatore Marathwada Krishi Vidyapeeth - Parbhani
Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth - Dapoli North Gujarat University - Patan
Lalit Narayan Mithila University - Darbhanga Punjabi University - Patiala
Kameshwar Singh Darbhanga Sanskrit University - Darbhanga Nalanda Open University - Patna
University of Petroleum and Energy Studies - Dehradun Patna University - Patna
University of Agricultural Sciences - Dharwad Karnatak University - Pavate Nagar
Dibrugarh University - Dibrugarh Birla Institute of Technology and Science - Pilani
Nagaland University - Dimapur Buddhist and Pali University of Sri Lanka - Pitipana North
Gandhigram Rural Institute - Dindigul University of Pune - Pune
MJP Rohilkhand University - Dori Lai Agarwal Marg Shri Jagannath Sanskrit Vishvavidayalaya - Puri
Narendra Dev University of Agriculture and Technology - Faizabad Rajendra Agricultural University - Pusa
Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University - Faizabad Pandit Ravishankar Shukla University - Raipur
Baba Farid University of Health Sciences - Faridkot Hidayatullah National Law University - Raipur
MS University of Baroda - Fatehganj Indra Gandhi Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya - Raipur
Sikkim Manipal University of Health - Gangtok Andhra Pradesh Agricultural University - Rajendranagar
Goa University - Goa Saurashtra University - Rajkot
Gauhati University - Gopinath Bardoloi Nagar Ranchi University - Ranchi
Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University - Gorakhpur Awadhesh pratap singh university - Rewa
Anna University - Guindy Maharshi Dayanand University - Rohtak
Gulbarga University - Gulbarga Rajiv Gandhi University - Rono Hills
Indian Institute of Technology - Guwahti University of Roorkee - Roorkee
Jiwaji University - Gwalior Biju Patnaik University of Technology - Rourkela
Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education - Gwalior Pondicherry University - RV Nagar
Indian Institute of Technology - Hauz Khas Dr Harisingh Gour Viswavidyalaya - Sagar
VINOBA BHAVE UNIVERSITY - Hazaribag Periyar University - Salem
Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology - Hisar WEST BENGAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY - Salt Lake
Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University - Hisar VISVA BHARATI University - Santiniketan
The English and Foreign Languages University - Hyderabad Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya - Saraswati Vihar
Dr B R Ambedkar Open University - Hyderabad Gujarat Agricultural University - Sardar Krushinagar Dantiwada
Maulana Azad National Urdu University - Hyderabad Gujarat Agricultural University - Sardar Krushinagar Dantiwada
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University - Hyderabad Kuvempu University - Shankaraghafta
Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University - Hyderabad Bengal Engineering and Science University - Shibpur
Osmania University - Hyderabad North Eastern Hill University - Shillong
Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences - Hyderabad Assam University - SILCHAR
University of Hyderabad - Hyderabad University of North Bengal - Siliguri
NALSAR UNIVERSITY OF LAW - Hyderabad University of Kashmir - Srinagar
Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya University - Indore Sher e Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology - Srinagar
Central Agricultural University - Iroisemba Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University - Srinagar
Jawaharlal Nehru Agricultural University - Jabal Pur Himachal Pradesh University - Summer Hill, Shimla
Unviversity of Rajasthan - Jaipur South Gujarat University - Surat
Punjab Technical University - Jalandhar Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha - T nagar
North Maharashtra University - Jalgaon Tezpur University - Tezpur
Jamia Millia Islamia - Jamia Nagar Tamil University - Thanjavur
University of Jammu - Jammu Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology - Thiruvananthapuram
Purvanchal University - Jaunpur Manonmaniam Sundaranar University - Tirunelveli
Bundelkhand University - Jhansi Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam - Tirupati
Jai Narain Vyas University - Jodhpur Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences - Tirupati
Assam Agricultural University - Jorhat University of Kerala - Trivandrum
Sambalpur University - Jyoti Vihar Mohanlal Sukhadia University - Udaipur
Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit - Kalady VIKRAM UNIVERSITY - Ujiain
University of Kalyani - Kalyani Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda - Vadodara
Kannada University - Kamalapura Sardar Patel University - Vallabh Vidyanagar
Kannada University - Kamalapura UTKAL UNIVERSITY - Vani Vihar
Birsa Agricultural University - Kanke Sampurnanand Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya - Varanasi
Kannur University - Kannur Banaras Hindu University - Varanasi
Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture and Technology - Kanpur Kerala Agricultural University - Vellanikkara
Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University - Kanpur NTR University of Health Sciences - Vijayawada
Indian Institute of Technology - Kanpur Fakir Mohan University - Vyasa Vihar
Central University of Kerala - Kasaragod Jaypee University of Information Technology - Waknaghat
Indira Kala Sangeet University - Khairagarh Andhra University - Waltair
Indian Institute of Technology - Kharagpur Kakatiya University - Warangal
Cochin University of Science and Technology - Kochi Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya - Wardha
Mother Teresa Women University - Kodaikanal Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya - Wardha
Shivaji University - Kolhapur

India universities data 2016

The universities data of India is based on all universities and colleges approved by the governoment of India up to 2016
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