List of 22 Forged University released by UGC: UP Top in This Category :- The University Grants Commission(UGC) released the list of 22 forged universities in the country. In this category, Uttar Pradesh topped with 8 forged universities in the state. The forged universities are those universities which are unrecognized, self-styled, and not granted by the University Grants Commission(UGC).
What is the University Grants Commission?
UGC: It was first formed in 1945 to supervise the work of three central universities of Delhi, Banaras, and Aligargh. Later, the responsibility of UGC extended all over India in the year of 1947.
The UGC became a statutory body in November, 1956 upon the passing of UGC Act 1956 by the Central Government. This Commission become under the Ministry of HRD and it provides recognition to universities in India. It also disburse the fund to the recognised universities and colleges in India. The UGC is charged with determination, co-ordination and maintenance of standard of Higher Studies in the universities in India.
The Following names are the names of the forged universities which are released by the UGC:
- Varanaseya Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya, Varanasi, UP/JagatPuri, Delhi.
- Maithili University, Darbanga, Bihar.
- United Nations Unversity, Delhi.
- Commercial University Ltd, Daryaganj, Delhi.
- Indian Institution of Science and Engineering, New Delhi.
- Vocational University, Delhi.
- ADR-Centric Juridical University, ADR House, 8J, Gopala Tower, 25 Rajendra Palace, New Delhi-110008.
- Raja Arabic University, Nagpur, Maharashtra.
- St. John’s University, Kishanattam, Kerala.
- Badaganvi Sarkar World Open University Education Society, Gokak, Belgaum, Karnataka.
- Indian Institute of Alternative medicine, 80 Chowringhee Road, Kolkata-20.
- D.D.B. Sanskrit University, Putur, Trichi, Tamil nadu.
- Institute of Alternative Medicine and Research, 8-A, Diamond Harbor Road, Builtech inn, Second Floor, Thakurpukur, Kolkata-700063.
- National University of Electro Complex Homeopathy, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh.
- Gandhi Hindi Vidyapith, Prayag, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
- Mahila Gram Vishwavidyalaya/Vidyapith(Women’s University), Prayag, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
- Maharana Pratap Shiksha Niketan Vishwavidyalaya, Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh.
- Uttar Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya, kosikalan, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh.
- Netaji Subash Chandra Bose University(Open University), Achaltal, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh.
- Navbharat Shiksha Parishad Anupoorna Bhawan, Plot No. 242, Pani Tanki Road, Shakti Nagar, Rourkela-769014.
- Gurukal Vishwavidyalaya, Vrindavan, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh.
- Indraprastha Shiksha Parishad, Institutional Area, Khoda, Makanpur, Noida Phase-II, Uttar pradesh