Uttar Pradesh is one of the major states of India with regard to area, business and industries. Educationally too it is considered significant with a number of Colleges in Uttar Pradesh established.
Major Universities in Uttar Pradesh
The presence of a large number of Colleges in Uttar Pradesh under the various universities make Uttar Pradesh very significant for education. Besides Central, Deemed and State universities there are many privately owned universities. A state owned integral University has many Colleges in Uttar Pradesh affiliated to it for study in technical and applied sciences. There are many nationally important institutions like the two IIT Colleges in India, IIM Colleges in India, IIIT Colleges in India and the
NIT Colleges in India besides one of the most significant Medical Colleges in Uttar Pradesh.
Technical education and training is offered through the Engineering Colleges in Uttar Pradesh and polytechnics and Industrial Training institutes offering Degrees, diplomas and certificate courses respectively.
A prestigious institute for medical education in the country is located in the state which impart medical education and research facilities to students. Apart from this there are many other Medical Colleges in Uttar Pradesh that impart medical studies as well as Nursing Courses and other para medical courses imparted in these medical Colleges in Uttar Pradesh. One of the most notable features is that there is a university that caters to the physically handicapped and it one of its kind in the world. A number of Colleges in Uttar Pradesh have been especially established for the study of law, B.ED and Mass Communication.
The admission criteria to all the degree Colleges in Uttar Pradesh is a pass in the higher secondary or the +2 examination and to the Professional Colleges in Uttar Pradesh, the student needs to pass the Joint Entrance Examination. For enrolment into the Polytechnics, the eligibility criteria is a tenth standard certificate. NRIs and Foreign citizens have to clear the specific examinations for enrolments.