Techno India University

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Techno India University
Established 2012 (2012)
Type private for profit university
Location Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Affiliations UGC

Techno India University is a private university in Kolkata, West Bengal, a state in India.[1][2][3][4][5] It is the first private university in the West Bengal, that was formed by the passing of a state legislation.[4][6] Its campus is in Salt Lake. It was inaugurated on 7 August 2012, by chief minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee.[7][8]


The university is promoted by Techno India Group, an education groups in the eastern India and the group also owns another private university called the Techno Global University in Shillong.[9]


  1. ^ University
  2. ^ Mamata Banerjee inaugurated Techno India University at Rajarhat, West Bengal | India Higher Education | Indian Education | Education News | India Education
  3. ^ "West Bengal is open for private universities: Mamata Banerjee - The Times of India". The Times Of India. 
  4. ^ a b "Private education Bill passed amidst Opposition walkout". The Statesman. 6 July 2012. Retrieved 7 July 2012. 
  5. ^ "Bill passed to set up private varsity". Asian Age. 7 July 2012. Retrieved 7 July 2012. 
  6. ^ "Private varsity bill passed". The Telegraph (Calcutta, India). 7 July 2012. Retrieved 8 July 2012. 
  7. ^ "273 acres of land for AMU campus". The Statesman. 30 July 2012. Retrieved 8 August 2012. 
  8. ^ Dutta, Ananya (8 August 2012). "‘Will make Kolkata world's cultural capital'". The Hindu (Chennai, India). 
  9. ^ Techno India Group

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