List of institutions of higher education in Uttarakhand

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Uttarakhand is emerging as an Education Hub.

The List of universities & autonomous institute is as under :


Institute Of National Importance[edit]

Location Institute Name Established Specialization
Roorkee Indian Institute Of Technology{Formerly (Thomason College of Civil Engineering (1853-1948))(University of Roorkee (1948-2001))} 1947 (2001‡) Technology & Management
Srinagar National Institute Of Technology 2010 Technology
Kashipur Indian Institute of Management 2011 Management
Rishikesh AIIMS 2012 Medical Research

University of Roorkee has been granted status of IIT in 2001.

Central Universities[edit]

Location University Name Established Specialization
Srinagar (Uttarakhand) Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Universities (Garhwal University) 1973 (1989‡) General

The name of the university was renamed to Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University in 1989.It became Central University with effect from 2009 onwards.

State Universities[edit]

Location University Name Established Specialization
Pantnagar G.B.Pant University of Agriculture & Technology 1960 Agriculture & Technology
Nainital Kumaun University 1973 General
Haridwar Uttarakhand Sanskrit University 2002 Sanskrit
Dehradun Doon University 2005 General
Haldwani Uttarakhand Open University 2005 Distance Learning
Dehradun Uttarakhand Technical University 2005 Technology
Dehradun Uttarakhand Ayurveda University 2009 Ayurveda
Bharsar Uttarakhand University of Horticulture & Forestry 2011 Horticulture & Forestry
Badhsahithul,Tehri Shree Dev Suman Uttarakhand University 2012 General

Deemed Universities[edit]

Location University Name Established Specialization
Dehradun Forest Research Institute University (Formerly Imperial Forest Research Institute) 1906(1991‡) Forestry Research
Haridwar Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya^ 1902(1962‡) Ancient Vedic,Technology & Management
Jollygrant,Dehradun HIHT University 1989(2007‡) Medical Research
Dehradun Graphic Era University 1997(2008‡) Technology & Management

Granted Status of Deemed University.

^ Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya is divided into 3 Campus Located at Main Campus,Haridwar; Kanya Gurukul Campus,Dehradun and Kanya Gurukul Campus,Haridwar.


Other Important Colleges/Institutes[edit]