Ministry of Human Resource Development

The list of fake Universities and unapproved Institutions can be found on UGC and AICTE websites-HRD Minister

Posted On: 27 JUN 2019 6:08PM by PIB Delhi

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) maintains a list of unapproved institutes based on the information received from various sources.  The list of such erring (264) technical and (116) architecture institutes is available on AICTE’s website!/unapproved.  The concerned State Governments are advised by AICTE to take appropriate action against such unapproved institutions.

Besides, University Grants Commission (UGC) also maintains a list of fake universities on its web-site, i.e.  To curb the menace of fake Universities/ Institutions, it issues Show Cause / Warning Notices to fake Universities and send letters to the State Governments for taking appropriate action against fake Universities/ Institutes functioning in their State

This information was given by the Union Minister for Human Resource, Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today.





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