Allahabad University has been established in 1887.it is located in Allahabad; Uttar Pradesh.it is listed fourth oldest university in India. It is UGC approved and a Member of AIU. It offers courses such as B.A., B. A. LL.B., B.Com, B.E. / B.Tech B.Ed, B.Lib, I.Sc. B.Sc., BBA, BCA, LL.B., LL.M., M.A., M.Com, M.E./M.Tech, M.Sc., MBA/PGDM, MCA, and PhD. These are the streams available at the university, Accounting & Commerce, Business & Management Studies, Design Engineering, Humanities & Social Sciences, IT & Software, Law, and Mass Communication & Media Science Teaching & Education.
The University of Allahabad offers admission to aspirants in courses at the undergraduate (UG), postgraduate (PG), MPhil and doctorate (PhD) level. Programmes offered at Allahabad University are in streams such as – Humanities & Social Sciences, Mass Communication, Commerce, Science, Law and Visual Arts.
Aspirants meet the eligibility criteria to secure admission in undergraduate programmes offered at Allahabad University (AU) if they have cleared their 10+2 or equivalent qualifying examination from a recognised board. On the other hand, to secure admission in postgraduate programmes offered at the University of Allahabad, candidates should possess a bachelor’s degree from a recognised college/university.
The significant highlights you should know about the university:
- It was ranked among top 100 universities in India by National Institutional Ranking Framework (MHRD) in 2017
- Allahabad University is the fourth oldest university of India after Calcutta, Bombay and Madras University
- MoU between the University of Allahabad and the Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT), Rae Bareli, Uttar Pradesh, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MOP&NG), Government of India
- MoU between the Centre for Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences (CBCS), University of Allahabad and the Centre of Biomedical Magnetic Resonance, Lucknow for research collaboration
- MOU with a Multinational IT Company Info gain (Noida) for up gradation of our computer laboratories and knowledge of students about the latest developments in Software Industry
The infrastructure includes Moot Law Court, Library, Cafeteria, Hostel, Sports Complex, Gym, Hospital/Medial, Wi-Fi Campus, Auditorium, Music Rooms, and Labs.
The affiliated colleges under the University who offer tremendous courses are,
- Allahabad Degree College
- Allahabad University – Faculty of Law
- Chaudhary Mahadeo Prasad Degree College
- Hamidia Girls’ Degree College
- Jagat Taran Girls Degree College
- K. P. Training College
- S.S.Khanna Girls’ Degree College
- Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Government Degree College
Notable Alumni of the Allahabad University are Motilal Nehru, V. P.Singh, Harivansh Rai Bachchan, etc. It is a home to these several things which would be a dream college to any applicant looking for building up a great future –
• The five faculties of Arts, Commerce, Law, Medicine, and Science are presented.
• Three university institutes — the Institute of Inter-Disciplinary Studies, the Institute of Professional Studies, and the National Centre of Experimental Mineralogy and Petrology) and one independent university Centre of Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences.
• One University College: the Motilal Nehru Medical College and Swarup Rani Nehru Hospital, Allahabad.
• Three constituent institutes: the Govind Ballabh Pant Social Science Institute, Allahabad, the Harish Chandra Research Institute of Mathematics and Mathematical Physics, Allahabad and the Kamla Nehru Post-graduate Medical Institute, Allahabad.
• Eleven local institutions.