Uttarakhandis a state in the northern part of India. It is emerging as one of the
most popular destinations for education for students in the state as well as in
the country. With a large number of Universities many colleges affiliating with
it in Uttarakhand, the State is turning into a popular educational hub in the country.
There are many State Universities in Uttarakhand besides the Central University.
This is a General University that conducts courses in Arts, Sciences and Commerce.
Apart from the Central University in Uttarakhand, the State is home to a number
autonomous Institution of National Importance like the IIT, IIM, NIT and the AIIMS.
State Universities in Uttarakhand
There are nine State Universities in Uttarakhand
- Of the State Universities in Uttarakhand, three are located in Dehradun and are
dedicated to the study of Technology, Ayurveda and General Studies respectively.
- There are two other State General Universities in Uttarakhand that conduct courses
in Arts, Science and Commerce.
- One State University in Uttarakhand is dedicated to the study of Sanskrit
- There are two other State Universities in Uttarakhand one of which is dedicated
to the courses related to horticulture and forestry while the other is dedicated
to courses related to Agriculture and Technology.
Deemed Universities in Uttarakhand
There are four deemed Universities in Uttarakhand and all of them focus on research
programs apart from conduction undergraduate and the postgraduate degrees. They
- Forestry Research
- Ancient Vedic, Technology & Management
- Medical Research
- Technology & Management
Private Universities in Uttarakhand
There are about 10 Private Universities in Uttarakhand. The courses they conduct
- Yoga and related courses in two Universities in Uttarakhand
- One University each in Uttarakhand is dedicated to the study of Petroleum and Energy
studies and studies in Himalayan Arts and Folk music
- There are four private Universities in Uttarakhand imparting education in technology
and management, along with communication in one of them and law in two of them.