Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University

Establishment

Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU)(formerly UPTU) was established by the Government of Uttar Pradesh, vide Act Amendment No. 1156(2) LXXIX-V-1-15-1(Ka), 24-2015 dated Sept 9, 2015 Uttar Pradesh Adhiniyam Sankhya 23 of 2000. Under the University Act, 'Technical Education' includes programmes of education, research and training in Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Town Planning, Pharmacy, Applied Arts & Crafts and such other programmes and areas that the central Government may in consultation with All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) by notification in Gazette declare.

Former Mahamaya Technical University, Gautam Budh Nagar and Gautam Budh Technical University, Lucknow were merged and on 01.11.2013 Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow was formed. At present it is known as Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow. Major purpose of this University is to give affiliation to such private and government colleges who operate B.Tech/B.Pharma/B.Arch/M.B.A./M.C.A./ Hotel Management/M.Pharma and M.Tech courses and to conducted admission process, to specify the courses and to provide degree to studying students.


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