Universities In Lucknow

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Plenty of universities are present in Lucknow which offer campus courses and some of them are:

University of Lucknow:

The University of Lucknow was established in the year 1920 in Lucknow city. It was a leagacy of the Canning college which had a great fame, founded by Raja Dakshinaranjan Mukherjee in 1867. Other colleges which had an influence in the setting up of the university were Isabella Thoburn College and King George’s Medical College. The university is a public entity, which has received recognition from UGC. Due to the recommendations of great efforts of Sadler Commission, formed in 1917, the college was set up. The commission was formed with the intention to analyse and report the feasibility of the University of Calcutta.

It was in 1920, that the Governor General and Lieutenant Governor gave their assent for the Lucknow University Act No. V on 1st Nov. The university had 3 colleges under its functioning and they were Canning College, King George’s Medical Collge, which is presently known as the King George’s Medical University and the Isabella Thoburn College. A court was formulated in 1921 while its first meeting was called for in 1921, which was presided by the Chancellor. Gradually in 1921, the other authoritative bodies of the university came into being such as the Academic counciol, Executive Council and the different faculties.


Name: University of Lucknow
Location: IPPR Center, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Contact No: 0522-2740086
Email : info@lkouniv.ac.in
Website : www.lkouniv.ac.in

Amity University:

Amity University was set up as a non-profitable trust for education by the Ritnand Balved Educaton Foundation, 20 years previously and today it has grown on to become a leading set of educational institution in the country, in which more than 30 campuses run 240 programs with around 95,000 students in different branches.

Students with the best educational mindset for Uttar Pradesh and nearby regions get into the modernized and grand campuses  of Amity present in Noida and Delhi, and with the opening of the Lucknow campus  of hi-tech standards, from August 2004, there will be a further enhancement of the education rights towards globalised standards by Amity.

The same team that has been striving towards providing for placements to the range of 100% in all the other campuses, will also endeavor to help the professionals and the students in the lucknow campus. Experiences akin to “home away from home” will be possible to be gained from the facilities of residence provided for the students.

From August 2004, the student communities of Uttar Pradesh will be able to access a combination of faculties with leadership and proficiency in their fields, innovation in methods of teaching, hi tech campus like never before and a strict curriculum, which are sure to help in the overall academic and professional development.

Contact Us

Viraj Khand -5, Gomti Nagar Scheme Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

Toll Free Number :1600-11-0000
E-Mail : admissionslko@amity.edu

How To Reach :

  From Airport to Campus From Railway Station to Campus
Distance 25 Kms 10 Kms
Taxi Fare Rs 400/-(approx) Rs 250/-(approx)
Auto Fare   Rs 120/-(approx)



Gautam Buddh Technical University:

Gautam Buddh Technical University is in Uttar Pradesh as a university of the state and can be counted among the largest of the universities in regards to the total number of college affiliations. This university came into being in 2010 on the 1st of May, when the previously present Uttar Pradesh Technical University was divided. Presently the GBUT is located in the campus of IET, which consists of all the engineering colleges of the government under its affiliation, apart from one.


Uttar Pradesh Technical University is situated in the I.E.T. Campus in Lucknow along the Sitapur Road presently, although the university headquarter is supposed to be started in the neighbourhood. The centres of this university near Noida and the regional centre, both are about to get finished, so that it can foster a better interaction between industries and academics, in this zone where plenty of privately affiliated institutes are found.


  • Hostel
  • Alumni
  • Lab
  • Library
  • Workshop


Contact Details:

Contact No: 0522 - 2361692, 2740152
Email: dean@foa.uptu.ac.in director@ietlucknow.edu
Website: www.uptu.ac.in
Location: IET Campus, Sitapur Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India - 226 021

Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia National Law University

Previously known by the name of Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law Institute, the converted university of Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia National Law University is located in Lucknow in the state of Uttar Pradesh, which is one of the most prominent law schools in the country with an autonomous status. State government is responsible for the entire funding of this university.


The university is situated over an area of about 40 acres of extending campus in the South West side of Lucknow city where the LDA’s Kanpur Road Scheme is being carried out. In itself, the campus of this university is a small town with accommodation arrangements for more than 1500 students and above 100 staff from both teaching and non teaching members. This university is about 3 kms from Amausi Airport, & 7 kms from railway station of lucknow. Near this university, there are two other educational instates of higher education nearby such as Baba Saheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University and Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences. Also, within a radius of about 10 kms, lies the Vidhan Sabha, Lucknow bench, District court and Allahabad Judicature.

Contact Details:

Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University
Sec- D1, LDA Colony, Kanpur Road Scheme
Lucknow – 226012,Uttar Pradesh, India

Admin : +91-522-24 25 902, 903
Vice Chancellor : +91-522-24 22 855
Tele Fax :+91-522-24 22 841
E-mail : registrar@rmlnlu.ac.in  

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Central University

The Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University located in Lucknow was set up in 1996, and is one of the newly established universities with a central reach in the country, thereby making it relatively young. This university is having its reach over the entire Uttar Pradesh state. The campus of this residential university, known as Vidya Vihar is found at a distance of 10 kms towards the south of the railway station at Charbagh in Lucknow along the Rae Barelli road.


  • To advancement of knowledge by helping with the provision of research and instructions in different branches of learning
  • Formulating courses integrating the primary areas of science, technology and other disciplines
  • To aim for the courses like rural crafts or agricultural technology so that the people with a socially backward status are benefited
  • Studying and following the principles and aims of Babasahel Bhimrao Ambedkar for the purpose of democracy, social justice and integration of the country
  • Help in the innovative methods of learning and teaching processes with the aim of interdisciplinary research and studies
  • To look after the interests of the people in terms of education and economical aspects, especially of people who belong to the schedule tribes and castes


  • Library
  • Hostel
  • Guest House
  • Bank
  • Canteen
  • Post Office
  • Medical Facility
  • Sports and Games

Contact Details:
Contact No: 0522-2440827, 2441515
Email : info@bbauindia.org
Website : www.bbauindia.org

Location: Vidya Vihar, Rai Bareilly Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India - 226 025

Integral University

Integral University in Lucknow is a university under the state jurisdiction in the state of Uttar Pradesh, and got established by the promulgation of Number 9 Act o 2004, by the efforts of the state government. This university was the result of elevating the status of the famous Institute of Integral Technology in Lucknow. This particular status elevation could be well considered as an historical event because the high standard of education in the college, education system which was based on values, and an educational environment which existed on discipline and decorum got recognized for all its effort, making it possible for the institute to be deemed as a full fledged functional university by the Act of the state government.

The engineering institute became functional in the year 1998after being set up by Islamic Council for Productive Education in 1997 and there were initially two courses to be pursued consisting of electronics engineering and computer science & engineering. With its striving to achieve highest standard of education, the institute has provided the best facilities to the students seeking admission in this institute. In 1999, a residential complex was proposed to be built in the campus for which the foundation stone was laid down by the then Prime minister of India, Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee.


From the city of lucknow, this university is situated at about 13 kms distance on the road of Lucknow Kursi, in a beautiful and quite place with the Kukarail Reserve Forest in the backdrop. The university comprises of a residential complex, a landscape which is planted with plenty of trees and an environment that is conducive for excellence in education. Many residential buildings and hostels are found around the buildings of administration and education, where major kinds of activities are concentrated.


  •      Library
  •      Canteen
  •      Sports
  •      Hostels

Placement Cell :

Due to the automated system of Campus Ahead software, which was conceptualized by the students themselves during their training during summer, the placement cell functions for keeping the database of about 15000 companies from inside and outside the country. To make the students recruiter ready, there are many personality development programs comprising of group discussion, classroom interactions, IQ test and simulated interviews.

Contact Details:
Contact No: 0522- 2890730, 2890812
Email: info@integraluniversity.ac.in
Website: www.integraluniversity.ac.in
Location: Dasauli, P.O. Bas-ha Kursi Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India - 226026

Babu Banarasi Das University

By the act of the 2010 No. 25, the Babu Banarasi Das University in Lucknow came into being when the legislative assembly of Uttar Pradesh passed it and UGC gave recognition vide letter no 8-30/2010(CPP-I/PU) dated 17 February, 2011, as a state university with private control. It is has been empowered to issue degrees and certificates as per the 1956 UGC Act , Section 22. BBD University strives towards transforming the thought process of people by educating them in methods of leadership, solving problems and incorporating teamwork spirit, along with the features of ethical behavior, quality control and respecting mankind and society. It was aimed to provide an environment of varying opportunities for growth in aspects of profession, person and intellect, for every students and participant of the university. As a result of such endeavour, the process of learning as well as working in the university was based on quick growth of the mind and infused a sense of success in the world which is rapidly changing.

BBD University aims at transforming the students into social leaders by receiving the education, so that they can contribute towards a meaningful difference in the society. Futuristic and quality training in technical, management and health education has been the aim for the youth and the students from foreign countries.  It has been a sincere effort to become established as the leading university in education in the country and attracts and provides for the best students so that they can receive a platform that is suitable to realize and nurture their competencies in order to establish themselves as professionals of the best category. By giving the students world class facilities and education environment, the university aims at out of the class experience along with wholesome growth in cultural, personality, sports and recreations activities.

University aims at adopting strategies such as best student admissions with strong academics, with passion, leadership qualities and commitment in students from different cultures and backgrounds, in order to realize the dream to be at the top. It also wishes to stretches the limits of the students ability to achieve success in a global scenario, and inculcate skills and ethos that will bring out their best potentials.


  • University Library
  • Computer Lab
  • Sports
  • Health Services
  • Autorium
  • Banking facilities
  • Library
  • Student's mall


BBD University has its own cell for training and placement for the entire university which is under the charge of qualified and competent people from the academia as well as from the industries. The efforts of the various institutions under the university and the student performances have caused in attracting the best in different sectors of the business, which keeps on increasing every year.

Contact No: 522-3911000
Website: www.bbdu.org
Location: BBD City, Faizabad Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India - 227015