List of State University under the Higher Education Department in the state

Sr. No. Name of University Year
1 Lucknow University, Lucknow 1921
2 Dr. Bheemrao Ambedkar Agra University, Agra 1927
3 Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur 1957
4 Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, Varanasi 1958
5 Chatrapati Sahuji Maharaj University, Kanpur 1965
6 Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut 1965
7 Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi 1974
8 Bundelkhand University, Jhansi 1975
9 Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University, Faizabad 1975
10 Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Rohilkhand University, Bareilly 1975
11 Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University, Jaunpur 1987
12 Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Law University, Lucknow 2005
13 Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti Urdu, Arabi-Farsi University, Lucknow 2010
14 Siddharth University, Kapilvastu, Siddharthnagar 2015
15 Allahabad State University Allahabad 2016
16 Jannayak Chandrasekhar University, Ballia 2016