Fake universities alert! UGC releases list - Check all 23 names here
Planning to pursue higher education? You need to be very careful with your choice of college or university as there are a number of fraudulent institutions operating in India. The University Grants Commission on Tuesday (July 23) had released a list of fake universities on Tuesday that are function in different parts of the country.
Planning to pursue higher education? You need to be very careful with your choice of college or university as there are a number of fraudulent institutions operating in India. The University Grants Commission on Tuesday (July 23) had released a list of fake universities on Tuesday that are function in different parts of the country. Uttar Pradesh has the highest number of fake universities with eight of the 23 names on the list. It is followed by national capital Delhi which is home to seven such colleges. There are two such institutions each in West Bengal and Odisha and one each in Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra, and Puducherry.
Here is the full list of 23 fake universities with state names -
1. Commercial University Ltd, Daryaganj, Delhi
2. United Nations University, Delhi
3. Vocational University, Delhi
4. ADR-Centric Juridical University, ADR House, 8J, Gopala Tower, 25 Rajendra Place, New Delhi-110008
5. Indian Institution of Science and Engineering, New Delhi
6. Viswakarma Open University for Self-employment, India Rozgar Sewasadan, 672, Sanjay Enclave, Opp. GTK DEPOT, New Delhi-110033
7. Adhyatmik Vishwavidyalaya (Spiritual University), 351-352, Phase-1, Block-A, Vijay Vihar, Rithala, Rohini, Delhi-110085
8. Badaganvi Sarkar World Open University Education Society, Gokak, Belgaum (Karnataka), Kerala
9. St. John's University, Kishanattam, Kerala
10. Raja Arabic University, Nagpur.
11. Indian Institute of Alternative Medicine, 80, Chowringhee Road, Kolkata-20
12. Institute of Alternative Medicine and Research, 8-A, Diamond Harbor Road Builtech inn 2nd Floor, Kurpukur, Kolkata-700063
13. Varanaseya Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya, Varanasi (UP)/Jagatpuri, Delhi
14. Mahila Gram Vidyapith/Vishwavidyalaya, (Women's) University, Prayagraj, (UP)
15. Gandhi Hindi Vidyapith, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh
16. National University of Electro Complex Homeopathy, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
17. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose University (Open University), Achaltal, Aligarh, (UP)
18. Uttar Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya, Koshi Kalan, Mathura (UP)
19. Maharana Partap Shiksha Niketan Vishwavidyalaya, Pratapgarh (UP)
20. Indraprastha Shiksha Parishad, Institutional Area, Kohoda, Makanpur, Noida Phase-II, (UP)
21. Nababharat Shiksha Parishad, Anupoorna Bhawan
22. North Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, University Road Baripada
23. Sree Bodhi Academy of Higher Education, Thilaspet, Vazhuthavoor Road, Puducherry
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