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Beware! These universities can spoil your career; UGC releases list of fake academic institute

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 24 July 2019, 13:47 IST

Candidates who have passed their class 12th and now, planning to take admission to undergraduate courses or going for further higher studies then, there is an alert for such aspirants released by UGC.

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has released a list of fake universities/institute on 23rd July, which is currently functioning across the country.

As per the latest notification released by UGC, ‘ 23 “self-styled, unrecognized institutions” are functioning in contravention of the UGC Act.”

Commission has also released a warning to aspirants and their parents not to take admission in these 23 universities which have not been affiliated with UGC.

In the list of fake universities, Uttar Pradesh has bagged the first position where such fraud institutes are still in operation.

As per the Commission, eight of these universities are in Uttar Pradesh, followed by Delhi (seven). Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra, and Puducherry are also listed.

Check out the list of fake universities state-wise:

Uttar Pradesh

1. Varanaseya Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya, Varanasi (UP)/Jagatpuri, Delhi
2. Mahila Gram Vidyapith/Vishwavidyalaya, (Women's) University, Prayagraj, (UP) 
3. Gandhi Hindi Vidyapith, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh
4. National University of Electro Complex Homeopathy, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
5. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose University (Open University), Achaltal, Aligarh, (UP)
6. Uttar Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya, Koshi Kalan, Mathura (UP)
7. Maharana Partap Shiksha Niketan Vishwavidyalaya, Pratapgarh (UP)
8. Indraprastha Shiksha Parishad, Institutional Area, Kohoda, Makanpur, Noida Phase-II, (UP)


9. Commercial University Ltd, Daryaganj, Delhi
10. United Nations University, Delhi 
11. Vocational University, Delhi 
12. ADR-Centric Juridical University, ADR House, 8J, Gopala Tower, 13 Rajendra Place, New Delhi-110008 
14. Indian Institution of Science and Engineering, New Delhi
15. Viswakarma Open University for Self-employment, India Rozgar Sewasadan, 672, Sanjay Enclave, Opp. GTK DEPOT, New Delhi-110033 
16. Adhyatmik Vishwavidyalaya (Spiritual University), 351-352, Phase-1, Block-A, Vijay Vihar, Rithala, Rohini, Delhi-110085


17. Badaganvi Sarkar World Open University Education Society, Gokak, Belgaum (Karnataka), Kerala 
18. St. John's University, Kishanattam, Kerala
19. Raja Arabic University, Nagpur. 

West Bengal 

20. Indian Institute of Alternative Medicine, 80, Chowringhee Road, Kolkata-20
21. Institute of Alternative Medicine and Research, 8-A, Diamond Harbor Road Builtech inn 2nd Floor, Kurpukur, Kolkata-700063


22. Nababharat Shiksha Parishad, Anupoorna Bhawan
23. North Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, University Road Baripada


24. Sree Bodhi Academy of Higher Education, Thilaspet, Vazhuthavoor Road, Puducherry

If you want to save your career from getting spoiled then, please check the certificatiion of the university/institute where you are planning to complete your higher studies.

Because getting admission in such fake universities your career will be destroyed.

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First published: 24 July 2019, 11:45 IST