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UGC Fake Universities List 2021 – Updated with 24 unapproved institutions

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Based on complaints received through students, parents, the general public and electronic print media, UGC has declared 24 self-styled institutions as fake universities. If you’re aspiring for a better career then you must go through the UGC Fake Universities List 2021.

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said the University Grants Commission, a higher education regulatory body, has declared 24 institutions as fake and found two more violating norms. The Education Minister made this statement in response to a written question in the Lok Sabha.

These institutions were working against the UGC Act and have no power to award degrees to students. Uttar Pradesh has the highest number of Eight (8) fake institutions followed by seven (7) institutions in Delhi.

List of Unapproved UGC Fake Universities 2021

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The Union Education Minister said, “Based on complaints received through different types of mediums, UGC has declared 24 institutions as fake universities.

In addition, two more institutions – Indian Education Council, Lucknow, UP and Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM), Qutub Enclave, New Delhi are also working in violation of the UGC Act, 1956. The cases of Indian Education Council, Lucknow and IIPM, New Delhi are sub-judice.”

List of Fake Universities in Uttar Pradesh as per UGC Notice

Uttar Pradesh has the highest number of eight fake universities as listed below:

  1. Varanasi Sanskrit University, Varanasi.
  2. Mahila Gram Vidyapith, Allahabad.
  3. Gandhi Hindi University, Allahabad.
  4. National University of Electro Complex Homoeopathy, Kanpur.
  5. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Open University, Aligarh.
  6. Uttar Pradesh University, Mathura.
  7. Maharana Pratap Shiksha Niketan University, Pratapgarh.
  8. Indraprastha Education Council, Noida.

List of Fake Universities in Delhi according to UGC

The capital of India isn’t any behind as well. There are seven fake universities in Delhi as shown below:

  1. Commercial University Limited.
  2. United Nations University.
  3. Professional University.
  4. ADR Centric Judicial University.
  5. Indian Institute of Science and Engineering.
  6. Vishwakarma Open University for Self-Employment.
  7. Spiritual University.

There are two such universities each in Odisha and West Bengal. They are the Indian institute of alternative medicine, Kolkata and institute of alternative medicine and research, Kolkata as well as Nava Bharat Shiksha Parishad, Rourkela and North Orissa University of Agriculture and technology.

On the other hand, there is one fake university each in Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra, Puducherry and Maharashtra, which goes by the following names:

  • Sree Bodhi Academy of Higher Education, Puducherry
  • Christ New Testament Deemed University, Andhra Pradesh
  • Raja Arabic University, Nagpur
  • St. John’s University, Kerala
  • Badaganvi Sarkar World Open University Education Society, Karnataka.

Beware of the Fake Universities listed by UGC

Pursuing a degree or diploma takes a lot of time, effort, and money. So, you should carefully check the institution for UGC/NAAC approval before applying for admissions. ugc.ac.in fake university list is available now.

Previous List of Fake Universities by UGC:
If you take admission in one of the fake UGC universities lists, you may get the degree/certificate at the end of your session. But this certificate/degree/diploma won’t be valid for any govt or even private job. So, it’s just a piece of paper that can’t be utilized anywhere.

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  1. Maharshi University of information and technology is an Uttar Pradesh university campuses are in Lucknow and in Noida. Is this university a fake university Or a UGC approved university? Please help. I am willing to take admission in PhD English

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