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The University of Lucknow (UL) was established in the year 1920. The university campus is spread across 223 acres of land. Lucknow University consists of 16 institutes. There are more than 20 thousand students enrolled in the university and the total faculty is around 340. Lucknow University is a state-run public university and has been recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC). The university is also approved by the Bar Council of India (BCI), National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). 

Arts, Unani, Ayurveda, Engineering and Technology, Commerce, Education, Fine Arts, Law and Science are some of the faculties of Lucknow University. There are a total of 50 departments at the university. Lucknow University courses include B.A, B.Com, B.Tech, B.Sc, LL.B, B.B.A, B.C.A, M.A., M.Sc, M.B.A., M.Ed, LL.M, M.C.A. and PhD. Before applying for admission, applicants should meet the Lucknow University eligibility criteria. Lucknow University admissions are based on the performance of the students in the entrance examinations. The university accepts JEE Main/CUET-UG/CUET-PG examination scores for B.Tech/B.Pharma/MCA admissions, respectively. For the rest of the programmes, Lucknow University conducts its own entrance examinations. 

Lucknow University provides many facilities for the students so that their stay becomes easy during their academic life. Separate hostels for boys and girls, a gym, sports facilities, laboratories, libraries, a computer centre and medical facilities are available for the students. Students can also avail of central and state government scholarship schemes. Lucknow University also has a placement cell that is responsible for placement-related activities. The placement cell also provides training to the students. 

The university aims to be one of India's most dynamic and vibrant universities, responsive to the changing global trends. Its main goal is to facilitate accessible and affordable quality education that equips students with scholarly and professional skills, moral disciplines, and a global perspective.

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Lucknow University Location

The university is located at University Road, Babuganj, Hasanganj in the Lucknow district of Uttar Pradesh. Lucknow University is at a distance of 3 km from the Dali Ganj Railway Junction. Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport is 16 km away from Lucknow University. Kaiserbagh Bus Stand is the nearest bus stand which is 3 km from the University of Lucknow. 

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Lucknow University Highlights

ExamJEE Main, NEET, CAT +5 more
Courses50 Degrees and 1248 Courses
Institute TypeState University
Student Count20625
Faculty Count432
Campus Size223 acres
Gender PercentageMale 63% and Female 37%
Percentage Of Students from Outside the States 1%

Lucknow University Rankings / Accreditations

NIRF Ranking

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Accreditation is a process by which the quality of all the programmes is examined and certified normally by an external body of academics in a college. It validates and certifies the academic processes practiced within an institute are robust and relevant.

NAAC Grading A++
CGPA 3.55/4
Validity 25 Jul'27
Grading Cycle 3

Lucknow University Placements

Lucknow University placements are overseen by the Central Placement Cell (CPC) of the university. The main aim of the placement cell is to get the students placed in reputed multinational companies, Indian companies and government NGOs. Students who are registered with the University of Lucknow CPC are provided with placement assistance and counselling for employment. Lucknow University's placement cell also conducts seminars and workshops. These are organised to increase the employability of the students and enable them to become successful pr...
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Student Diversification at Lucknow University

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Courses offered by Lucknow University

The University of Lucknow offers courses at four levels - diploma, undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels. The university offers more than 200 programmes in part-time and full-time modes of study. Lucknow University courses are available in Management, Engineering, Law, Education, Mass Communication, Science, Arts & Humanities and Commerce disciplines. Lucknow University UG courses include B.A, B.Com, B.Tech, B.Sc, L.L.B, B.B.A, B.C.A and other programmes. Lucknow University PG courses include M.A., M.Sc, M.B.A., M.Ed, M.C.A. and Post ...

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Lucknow University Scholarship

Lucknow University scholarships come under the Student Welfare Fund (SWF). There are two schemes that come under the University of Lucknow scholarships - the Chhatra Kalyan Scholarship and the Karmyogi Scheme. SC/ST scholarship is also one of the scholarships. The selection of applicants who require financial aid under the Chhatra Kalyan Scholarship and Karmyogi Scheme is decided by a committee whose chairperson is the Dean of Student Welfare (DSW). There are various sources for SWF and these are - annual contributions from each student, fines paid by students, late fees, and voluntary contributions. Details of University of Lucknow scholarships, eligibility criteria and amount are given below in a tabular format.

Lucknow University Scholarships, Eligibility Criteria and Amount




Chhatra Kalyan Scholarship

Total family income should not be more than Rs. 3 lakhs per annum. 

Passed previous semester/annual examination or is eligible for the back paper.

Enrolled in regular or self-finance courses. 

Passed with a minimum of 60% in the previous examinations.

Should at least have 75% attendance.

Should not be involved in any unlawful activities. 

Should not be receiving any kind of financial assistance. 

Rs. 15,000

Karmyogi Scheme

Rs. 150/hour (Maximum - Rs. 15,000)


According to the guidelines, SWF is used to provide financial assistance up to Rs 5000 or the actual fee.

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Students Receiving Full Tuition Fee Reimbursement

UG (4 years): 247/620
UG (3 years): 167/738
UG (5 years): 80/410
PG (2 years): 31/90

Data Source: NIRF 2021

Lucknow University Admission

Lucknow University Admission 2023 - University of Lucknow is conducting the LU PGET 2023 exam from August 5 to 13. University of Lucknow will conduct the LU Alim entrance test PGET 2023 on August 13. LU PGET scorecard 2023 will be released soon. The University of Lucknow has announced the LU second seat allotment for BCA, BVA, BFA on August 7. Lucknow University conducted the LU MA Sanskrit document verification from August 8 to 9. The university has released the Lucknow University 2023 merit list for MCom, MCom Applied Economics on August 1. T...
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Lucknow University Facilities

A wide range of facilities is provided by the University of Lucknow. Lucknow University facilities include residential facilities, a library, sports facilities, cafeteria, auditorium, medical facilities and many other facilities. The university provides separate hostels for boys and girls. All basic amenities have been provided in the hostels. The university of University library has a huge collection of books and other resources to help the students with their academics. The sports infrastructure is part of Lucknow University facilities and a ...
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Student Reviews for Lucknow University

College Infrastructure: 4.1/5
Academics: 4/5
Placements: 3.5/5
Value for Money: 4/5
Campus Life: 4.1/5

Placement should be improved

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College Infrastructure

Lucknow University having a huge campus spread over seventy-five acres in middle of Lucknow city.Classrooms are clean but not provided digital board ie smart boards.wi fi is also available in the campus.

My university is very good

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College Infrastructure

The facilities at our college are very good. Chemical labs are very safe for students. Classrooms are very neat and clean. The library provides air conditioning. The hostel is huge. The lights are very good. There is a huge ground for playing multiple sports.

Beautiful campus

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College Infrastructure

One of the most beautiful universities in the city as well as the county. As Lucknow is the city of Nawabs the infrastructure of the college was just on point. It is just like a palace and is immensely beautiful. The classrooms, hostels, and libraries are just amazing with exceptional facilities.

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Lucknow University LLB Hons course

Hello aspirant,

LLB is a full-time, three-year programme given by the University of Lucknow in Lucknow that has been authorised by the Indian Bar Council.

Any Graduate from Recognised University examination must have been passed by the candidate. (Minimum marks: SC/ST 40%, General/OBC 45%) to get admitted to this university .

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bsc syllabus of botany Lucknow University 2023-24

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Lucknow University is one of the most recongnized University in India. On its official website, the University of Lucknow has posted the Lucknow University 2023 syllabus and an informational booklet.

To get the complete syllabus of Botany in Lucknow University, please visit the following link:

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how much marks should we get in lucknow university llb integrated entrance exam to get admission in the uni??

The minimum marks required for General and Other Backward Classes candidates is 40% of marks in Intermediate or equivalent examination and for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes is 33% of marks in Intermediate or analogous examination. The total weightage for DU LLB Entrance Exam is 400 marks.

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Lucknow University Contact Address

University of Lucknow, University Road, Babuganj, Hasanganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh - 226007, India

Lucknow University Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

1: What recognition has Lucknow University received?

University of Lucknow has been recognised by the UGC.

2: How many UG courses are available in UL?

50 UG courses are offered by the University of Lucknow. B.A, B.Com, B.Tech, B.Sc, L.L.B, B.B.A, B.C.A, etc are some of the courses available at the UG level at Lucknow University.

3: Does University of Lucknow have any collaborations?

Yes, Lucknow University has many collaborations. It has signed MoUs with CSIR-IITR, NIFT Rae Bareli, ISKCON, NCL (Coal India), etc.

4: Which is the nearest railway station to the University of Lucknow?

The DaliGanj Railway Junction is the closest railway station to the university. It is at a distance of 3 km from the university.

5: What are the levels at which UL offers courses?

Lucknow University courses are available in three levels - diploma, UG and PG. UL offers a large variety of specializations in its courses.

6: What all clubs are present in UL?

Lucknow University clubs include performing arts club, debate club, literary club, visual arts club, dramatics club, etc.

7: How many PG courses are available in UL?

119 courses are available at the PG level in Lucknow University and some of the courses are M.B.A, M.C.A, M.Sc, M.A, L.L.M, M.Com, etc.

8: Does Lucknow University offer residential accommodation?

Yes, the University of Lucknow offers hostels for boys and girls.

9: What is the total student enrollment in UL?

There are more than 20,000 students enrolled in Lucknow University.

10: What all steps are taken by the UL placement cell for the students?

University of Lucknow placement cell conducts workshops and seminars. Workshop on skill development is conducted by the cell and it also takes employability skill tests.


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