Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University is a public university located in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was founded in 2000 as the Uttar Pradesh Technical University by the Government of Uttar Pradesh. In 2010, the university got divided into two institutions, Gautam Buddha Technical University (in Lucknow) and Mahamaya Technical University (in Noida). But, in 2013, when new government formed, it again got back to the single university. It was renamed as Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University in 2005 after the name of 11th President of India.
The university offers a range of flexible and innovative academic programs that meet the educational needs of the students with different backgrounds. It helps them to prepare and win the race at the national and international levels.
The University has more than 800 affiliated colleges at different locations in the country. All these colleges are equipped to provide the quality technical education to the students.
Programs & Degrees
The university offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in engineering, architecture, and other disciplines.
Pharmacy, Architecture, Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Fashion and Apparel Design, Agricultural Engineering, Fine Arts, Biotechnology, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Civil Engineering, and others
Business Administration, Computer Applications, Electrical Engineering, Pharmacy, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Biotechnology, Food Technology, Industrial Automation and Robotics, Applied Management, Computer Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and others
Visual Arts, Management Studies, Mathematics, Pharmacy, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Chemistry and others
The university facilitates outstanding research facilities and services in the campus and other affiliating institutions. It has collaboration with various universities, institutes and centres in India and overseas that support students and researchers in research activities in all possible ways. It provides students the opportunities to share their ideas, to gain new knowledge and to excel in their work.
It focuses on promoting the interdisciplinary research in the field of engineering sciences, technology and management.
For undergraduate admission, the applicants must pass the UPSEE (U.P State Entrance Examination). For postgraduate admission, applicants need to submit an online application with supporting documents. The admissions are done based on the merit list and other eligibility criteria. All related information can be accessed from its official website.
The university’s main campus is located in Jankipuram, Lucknow and is spread over 32 acres of land. The university also has a regional office in Noida, Uttar Pradesh.
The main campus offers various facilities such as a library, labs, canteen, bank, ATM, auditorium, hi-tech classrooms, hostels for boys and girls, sports facilities, parking, and others.
The campus life is a blend of learning and entertaining experience. Several kinds of academic, cultural, social and sports events are organized in the campus. It not only keeps students active but also provides them a platform to meet other students and make new friends. It also helps in developing the leadership quality and enables them to learn how to proceed with teamwork.
The range of financial options is offered to the students based on their academic performance, other achievements, and financial needs. Scholarships, awards, loans etc. are awarded to the eligible students only. The financial support is a great step towards helping the students to pursue their education without financial stress.
Why to join?
The University aims to provide the advanced education, training and research in the technical field. The Conducive environment at the university and various academic opportunities help students to pursuit the technical education by working collaboratively with industries.