Public Notice on Fake Universities
August, 2022 25 AUG 2022
The University Grants Commission Act, 1956, under Section 22 stipulated that: “(1) The right of conferring or granting degrees shall be exercised only by a University established or incorporated by or under a Central Act, a Provincial Act or a State Act or an institution deemed to be a University under Section 3 or an institution specially empowered by an Act of Parliament to confer or grant degrees.
(2) Save as provided in sub-Section (1), no person or authority shall confer, or grant, or hold himself or itself out as entitled to confer or grant, any degree…….
Further, Section 23 of the UGC Act prohibits the use of the word ‘University’ by any institution other than a university established as stated above.
Students and Public at large are hereby informed that presently following 21 self-styled, unrecognized institutions which are functioning in contravention of the UGC Act, have been declared as fake universities and these are not empowered to confer any degree.
1 All India Institute of Public & Physical Health Sciences (AIIPPHS), State Government University, Office Kh. No. 608-609, 1″ Floor, Sant Kripal Singh Public Trust Building. Near
BDO Office, Alipur, Delhi-110036.
2. Commercial University Ltd. Daryaganj, Delhi
3 United Nations University, Delhi
4. Vocational University, Delhi
5 ADR-Centric Juridical University, ADR House, 8J, Gopala Tower, 25, Rajendra Place, New
6Indian Institution of Science and Engineering, New Delhi
7 Viswakarma Open University for Self-employment, India, Rozgar Sewasadan, 672. Sanjay Enclave, Opp. GTK Depot, New Delhi-110 033
8 Adhyatmik Vishwavidyalaya (Spiritual University), 351-352, Phase-1, Block-A, Vijay Vihar. Rithala, Rohini, Delhi-110085.
- Badaganvi Sarkar World Open University Education Society, Gokak, Belgaum (Karnataka) Kerala
- St. John’s University, Kishanattam, Kerala
11 Raja Arabic University, Nagpur
12. Indian Institute of Alternative Medicine, 80, Chowringhee Road, Kolkata-20
13. Institute of Alternative Medicine and Research, 8-A, Diamond Harbor Road Builtech inn, 2nd Floor, Thakurpukur, Kolkata-700 063
14. Gandhi Hindi Vidyapith, Prayag, Allahabad (UP)
15. National University of Electro Complex Homeopathy, Kanpur
16. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose University (Open University), Achaltal, Aligarh (UP)
17. Bhartiya Shiksha parishad, Bharat Bhawan, Matiyari Chinhat, Faizabad Road, Lucknow, Uttar
18. Nababharat Shiksha Parishad, Anupoorna Bhawan, Plot No. 242, Pani Tanki Road, Shakti Nagar,
19. North Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, University Road Baripada, Distt.
Mayurbhanj, Odisha-757 003 Puducherry
20. Sree Bodhi academy of Higher Education, No. 186, Thilaspet, Vazhuthavoor Road, Puducheey-605
21. Christ New Testament Deemed University, # 32-23-2003, 7 Lane, Kakumanuvarithota, Guntur,
Andhra Pradesh-522 002 or # fit No. 301, Grace Villa Apts., 7/5, Srinagar, Guntur, Andhra