Uttarakhand is a state in the Northern Part of India. It is also referred to as Devbhumi.  Dehradun is the capital of the state. Dehradun is also known as school capital of India. According to Census 2011, the literacy rate of the state was 79.63 %. The male literacy rate is 88.33% and 70.7.% of Female. There are 15,331 primary schools and 22,118 working teachers (the year 2011). The language of instructions in the schools is Hindi and English. The state is emerging as an educational hub. The state has a number of Institute of National Importance, Central Universities, State Universities, Deemed Universities, Private Universities, and many more.

Universities In Uttarakhand

Check the list of all Universities in Uttarakhand State University and Institute of National Importance.

State University

University Name Established Location
G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology 1960 Pantnagar
Kumaun University 1973 Nainital, Almora & Bhimtal
Uttarakhand Sanskrit University 2005 Haridwar
Doon University 2005 Dehradun
Uttarakhand Open University 2005 Haldwani
Uttarakhand Technical University 2008 Dehradun
Uttarakhand Ayurveda University 2009 Dehradun
Uttarakhand University of Horticulture and Forestry 2011 Bharsar (Pauri) and Ranichauri (Tehri)
Sri Dev Suman Uttarakhand University 2012 Badshahithaul (Tehri)

Institute of National Importance

Institutes Established Location
Indian Institutes of Technology Roorkee 1947 Roorkee
National Institutes of Technology Uttarakhand 2010 Srinagar
Indian Institute of Management Kashipur 2011 Kashipur
All India Institute of Medical Sciences Rishikesh 2012 Rishikesh
Forest Research Institute 1906 Dehradun
Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy 1987 Dehradun
Indian Military Academy 1932 Dehradun

Private University

University Name Established Location
Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya 2002 Haridwar
DIT University 2013 Dehradun
Graphic Era Hill University 2011 Bhimtal & Dehradun
Himgiri Zee University 2003 Dehradun
ICFAI University, Dehradun 2003 Dehradun
IMS Unison University 2013 Dehradun
Motherhood University 2015 Roorkee
Swami Rama Himalayan University 1989 Dehradun
Bhagwant Global University 2016 Kotdwar
University of Petroleum and Energy Studies 2003 Dehradun
University of Patanjali 2006 Haridwar
Uttaranchal University 2013 Dehradun
Himalayan Garhwal 2016 Pokhara
Shri Guru Ram Rai University 2017 Dehradun
Quantum University 2017 Roorkee

Universities