Allahabad University

Allahabad University is a leading Central University situated in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. Its ancestries lie in the Muir Central College, called after Lt. Governor of North-Western Provinces, Sir William Muir in 1876, who put forward the notion of a Central University at Allahabad, which later progressed to the current University, and at one point it was entitled the "Oxford of the East", and on June 24, 2005 its Central University prestige was refurbished through the 'University Allahabad Act, 2005', of the Parliament of India. The site of the University is spread over in the extensive city of Allahabad.

Allahabad University offers a high standard of education and faculties with best academic skills. Scholars from all over India come to this esteemed center of education for education matching global standards. The University has committed to offer excellent education to its students thereby offering them a wonderful opportunity to excel in their chosen field. A variety of conferences and workshops are organized by the university for the benefit of their students. Distance education is also offered by Allahabad University to help those students who can study through regular programmes. One can also think about enhancing their qualifications through distance education courses.

Allahabad University Courses offered

Faculty of Arts
  • Sociology
  • Geography
  • Hindi
  • Music & Performing Arts
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education
  • U G C - Academic Staff College
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sanskrit HOD
  • Urdu
  • BFA (Fine Art)
  • Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Department of Visual Arts
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Science
  • Bio-Chemistry
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Defense and Strategic Studies
  • Earth & Planetary Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Photography
  • Physics
  • Zoology
  • Statistics
  • Home Science
  • Centre of Computer Education, Institute
  • Electronics & Communication

Allahabad University Campus and Location

Allahabad University has a quantity of housing hostels that keeps undergraduates for the length of their education. Some of the hostels are:
  • Holland Hall
  • Ganganath Jha Hostel
  • Priyadarshani Hostel
  • Diamond Jublee Hostel
  • Sarojini Naidu Hostel
  • P. C. Banarjee Hostel
  • Sir Sunderlal Hostel
  • Hindu Hostel
  • Amarnath Jha Hostel
  • International House
  • Shatabdi Girls' Hostel
  • Muslim Boarding House
  • K.P.U.C Hostel
  • Shatabdi Boys' Hostel---for the undergraduates of "J.K. INSTITUTE OF APPLIED PHYSICS AND TECHNOLOGY, Institute of Professional Studies and MONIRBA
  • Kalpana Chawla---for the undergraduates of "J.K. INSTITUTE OF APPLIED PHYSICS AND TECHNOLOGY"
  • Jain Hostel
  • Tara Chandra hostel
  • Dr S Radhakrishnan Hostel---for the undergraduates of "J.K. INSTITUTE OF APPLIED PHYSICS AND TECHNOLOGY, Institute of Professional Studies and MONIRBA

Allahabad University offers admission forms online and they can be obtained in person as well. Prospectus are available in the office and they contain all information regarding the courses, eligibility criteria, date of submission, documents needed, date of entrance exams, date of results announcements, fee structure.