UGC Releases List of 24 Fake Universities in India

Vinod Sharma updated on : 25 Apr 2018

Today, UGC released the list of 24 universities that were functioning in a self-styled manner without earning accreditation from the UGC.

UGC Fake University List

Like the last year, University Grants Commission (UGC) has released the list of 24 self-styled and fake universities functioning across the length and breadth of India including eight of them in the national capital only.

The list was released to make the students and parents aware of the fact that 24 self-styled and unrecognized institutions are functioning in contravention of the UGC Act. The universities in the UGC  list has been declared fake besides issuing students and parents a warning to not fall prey to them and destroy their career aspirations.

The list also includes eight universities that are based out of Delhi only. The universities include ADR-Centric Juridical University, Indian Institution of Science and Engineering, Commercial University, United Nations University, Adhyatmik Vishwavidyalaya, Viswakarma Open University for Self-employment, Vocational University and Varanaseya Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya.

Universities that have been found unrecognized and fake by UGC include one each from Aligarh and Pondicherry, Rourkela, Bihar, Kanpur, Odisha, Pratapgarh, Mathura, Nagpur, Kanpur, Karnataka and two of them in Allahabad.

UGC Fake University List 2018

1. Maithili University/Vishwavidyalaya, Darbhanga, Bihar.

2. Commercial University Ltd., Daryaganj, Delhi.

3. United Nations University, Delhi.

4. Vocational University, Delhi.

5. ADR-Centric Juridical University, ADR House, 8J, Gopala Tower, 25 Rajendra Place, New Delhi – 110 008.

6. Indian Institution of Science and Engineering, New Delhi

7. Viswakarma Open University for Self-employment, India, Rozgar Sewasadan, 672, Sanjay Enclave, Opp. GTK DEPOT, New Delhi110033

8. Adhyatmik Vishwavidyalaya (Spiritual University), 351-352, Phase-I, Block-A, Vijay Vihar, Rithala, Rohini, Delhi-110085

9. BadaganviSarkar World Open University Education Society, Gokak, Belgaum (Karnataka)

10. St. John’s University, Kishanattam, Kerala

11. Raja Arabic University, Nagpur

12. Indian Institute of Alternative Medicine, 80, Chowringhee Road, Kolkata- 20.

13. Institute of Alternative Medicine and Research, 8-A, Diamond Harbor Road Builtech inn, 2nd Floor, Thakurpukur, Kolkata-700063.

14. Varanaseya Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya, Varanasi, UP/Jagatpuri, Delhi.

15. Mahila Gram Vidyapith/Vishwavidyalaya, (Women’s University) Prayag, Allahabad ( UP )

16. Gandhi Hindi Vidyapith, Prayag, Allahabad (UP)

17. National University of Electro Complex Homeopathy, Kanpur

18. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose University (Open University), Achaltal, Aligarh, (UP).

19. Uttar Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya, KosiKalan, Mathura (UP).

20. Maharana Partap Shiksha NiketanVishwavidyalaya, Pratapgarh (UP).

21. Indraprastha Shiksha Parishad, Institutional Area, Khoda, Makanpur, Noida , Phase-II, (UP)

22. Nababharat Shiksha Parishad, AnupoornaBhawan, Plot No. 242, PaniTanki Road, Shaktinagar, Rourkela-769014.

23. North Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, University Road Baripada, Distt. Mayurbhanj, Odisha-757003

24. Sree Bodhi Academy of Higher Education, No. 186, Thilaspet, Vazhuthavoor Road, Pondicherry-605009

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