Deemed university, or Deemed-to-be-University, is a status of autonomy granted by the Department of Higher Education in the Union Human Resource Development Ministry, India, on the advice of the UGC, under Section 3 of UGC Act, 1956. To quote the MHRD, "An Institution of Higher Education, other than universities, working at a very high standard in specific area of study, can be declared by the Central Government on the advice of the UGC as an Institution ‘Deemed-to-be-university’. Institutions that are ‘deemed-to-be-university’ enjoy academic status and privileges of a university."

 

S. No University NAACAccreditation State Location Established Specialization
1 Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management Yes ('A' Grade) Andhra Pradesh Visakhapatnam 1980 (2007) Technology, management
2 K L University Yes ('A' Grade) Andhra Pradesh Vijayawada 1980 (2009) Technology
3 Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth Yes ('A' Grade) Andhra Pradesh Tirupati 1961 (1987) Sanskrit
4 Sri Sathya Sai University Yes ('A' Grade) Andhra Pradesh Puttaparthi 1981 (1981) General
5 Vignan University Yes ('A' Grade) Andhra Pradesh Guntur 1997 (2008) Technology
6 North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology No Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar 1986 (2005) Technology
7 Bihar Yoga Bharati No Bihar Munger 1994 (2000) Yoga
8 Nava Nalanda Mahavihara No Bihar Nalanda 1951 (2006) Buddhism, Pali
9 PEC University of Technology No Chandigarh Chandigarh 1921 (2003) Technology
10 Indian Agricultural Research Institute No Delhi New Delhi 1902 (1958) Agriculture
11 Indian Institute of Foreign Trade Yes ('A' Grade) Delhi New Delhi 1963 (2002) Foreign Trade
12 Indian Law Institute No Delhi New Delhi 1956 (2004) Legal
13 Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences No Delhi New Delhi 2009 Hepatology
14 Jamia Hamdard Yes ('A' Grade) Delhi New Delhi 1906 (1989) General
15 National Museum Institute of the History of Art, Conservation and Museology No Delhi New Delhi 1983 (1989) Arts
16 National University of Educational Planning and Administration No Delhi New Delhi 1962 (2006) Education Administration
17 Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan Yes ('A' Grade) Delhi New Delhi 1970 (2002) Sanskrit
18 Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha Yes ('A' Grade) Delhi New Delhi 1962 (1987) Sanskrit
19 TERI University Yes ('A' Grade) Delhi New Delhi 1998 (1999) Applied sciences
20 Gujarat Vidyapith No Gujarat Ahmedabad 1920 (1963) General
21 Sumandeep University Yes ('A' Grade) Gujarat Waghodia 1999 (2007) Healthcare
22 Lingaya's University Yes ('B' Grade) Haryana Faridabad 1998 (2005) Technology, management
23 Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana Yes ('A' Grade) Haryana Ambala 1993 (2007) General
24 Manav Rachna International University Yes ('A' Grade) Haryana Faridabad 1997 (2008) Technology
25 National Brain Research Centre No Haryana Manesar 1997 (2002) Neuroscience
26 National Dairy Research Institute No Haryana Karnal 1923 (1989) Dairy
27 Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra No Jharkhand Ranchi 1955 (1986) Technology
28 Indian School of Mines No Jharkhand Dhanbad 1926 (1967) Mining
29 B.L.D.E. University Yes ('B' Grade) Karnataka Bijapur 2008 Medical
30 Christ University Yes ('B' Grade) Karnataka Bangalore 1969 (2008) General
31 Indian Institute of Science No Karnataka Bangalore 1909 (1958) Science, technology
32 International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore Yes ('A' Grade) Karnataka Bangalore 1999 (2005) Information technology
33 Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara University Yes ('A' Grade) Karnataka Mysore 2008 Medical
34 Jain University Yes ('B' Grade) Karnataka Bangalore 1990 (2008) General
35 Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research No Karnataka Bangalore 1989 (2002) General science
36 KLE Academy of Higher Education & Research No Karnataka Belgaum 2006 General
37 Manipal University No Karnataka Manipal 1953 (1993) General
38 Nitte University No Karnataka Mangalore 2008 Healthcare
39 Sri Devaraj Urs Academy of Higher Education and Research Yes ('B' Grade) Karnataka Kolar 1986 (2007) Medical
40 Sri Siddhartha Academy of Higher Education Yes ('A' Grade) Karnataka Tumkur 2008 Healthcare, technology
41 Swami Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana Yes ('B' Grade) Karnataka Bangalore 2002 Yoga
42 Yenepoya University Yes ('A' Grade) Karnataka Mangalore 1991 (2008) Healthcare
43 Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology Yes ('B' Grade) Kerala Thiruvananthapuram 2007 (2008) Space science
44 Kerala Kalamandalam No Kerala Thrissur 1930 (2006) Performing arts
45 Lakshmibai National University of Physical Education No Madhya Pradesh Gwalior 1957 (1995) Physical education
46 Bharati Vidyapeeth Yes ('A' Grade) Maharashtra Pune 1964 (1996) General
47 Central Institute of Fisheries Education No Maharashtra Mumbai 1961 (1989) Fisheries science
48 D. Y. Patil Education Society Yes ('A' Grade) Maharashtra Kolhapur 1987 (2005) Medicine
49 Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences Yes ('A' Grade) Maharashtra Wardha 1950 (2005) Medical science
50 Deccan College Post-Graduate and Research Institute Yes ('A' Grade) Maharashtra Pune 1821 (1990) Archeology,linguistics
51 Defence Institute of Advanced Technology Yes ('B' Grade) Maharashtra Pune 1952 (2000) Arms technology
52 Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth Yes ('A' Grade) Maharashtra Pune 1996 (2003) Medical science
53 Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics No Maharashtra Pune 1930 (1993) Economics
54 Homi Bhabha National Institute Yes ('A' Grade) Maharashtra Mumbai 2005 Science,Technology
55 Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research Yes ('A' Grade) Maharashtra Mumbai 1987 (1995) Economics
56 Institute of Chemical Technology No Maharashtra Mumbai 1933 (2008) Chemical engineering
57 International Institute for Population Sciences No Maharashtra Mumbai 1956 (1985) Population studies
58 Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences Yes ('A' Grade) Maharashtra Satara 1982 (2005) Medical science
59 MGM Institute of Health Sciences Yes ('A' Grade) Maharashtra Navi Mumbai 1982 (2006) Healthcare
60 Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies No Maharashtra Mumbai 1981 (2003) General
61 Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences Yes ('B' Grade) Maharashtra Ahmednagar 1976 (2003) Medical science
62 Symbiosis International University Yes ('A' Grade) Maharashtra Pune 1971 (2002) General
63 Tata Institute of Fundamental Research No Maharashtra Mumbai 1945 (2002) Pure research
64 Tata Institute of Social Sciences No Maharashtra Mumbai 1936 (1964) Social sciences
65 Tilak Maharashtra University Yes ('B' Grade) Maharashtra Pune 1921 (1987) General
66 KIIT University No Orissa Bhubaneswar 2004 General
67 Siksha 'O' Anusandhan Yes ('A' Grade) Orissa Bhubaneswar 2007 Technology, management, medicine
68 Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University Yes ('A' Grade) Puducherry Pondicherry 2001 (2008) Medical
69 Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology Yes ('B' Grade) Punjab Sangrur 1989 (2007) Technology
70 Thapar University No Punjab Patiala 1956 (1985) Technology
71 Banasthali Vidyapith Yes ('A' Grade) Rajasthan Tonk 1935 (1983) Women's only
72 Birla Institute of Technology and Science No Rajasthan Pilani 1964 Technology
73 IIS University Yes ('B' Grade) Rajasthan Jaipur 1995 (2009) Women's only
74 Institute of Advanced Studies in Education Yes ('B' Grade) Rajasthan Churu 1950 (2002)[145] Education
75 Jain Vishva Bharati University Yes ('A' Grade) Rajasthan Ladnun 1991 Jainism
76 Janardan Rai Nagar Rajasthan Vidyapeeth University Yes ('B' Grade) Rajasthan Udaipur 1937 (1987) General
77 LNM Institute of Information Technology No Rajasthan Jaipur 2003 (2006) Information technology
78 AMET University Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Chennai 1993 (2007) Maritime
79 Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Coimbatore 1994 (2003) General
80 Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Coimbatore 1957 (1988) Women's only
81 B. S. Abdur Rahman University Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Chennai 1984 (2008) Technology
82 Bharath University Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Chennai 1984 (2002) Science, Technology, Engineering and Medicine
83 Chennai Mathematical Institute No Tamil Nadu Siruseri 1989 (2006) Science
84 Chettinad University Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Kanchipuram 2005 (2008) Medical
85 Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Chennai 1988 (2003) General
86 Gandhigram Rural Institute No Tamil Nadu Dindigul 1956 (1976) Nai Talim
87 Hindustan University Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Chennai 1985 (2008) Technology
88 Kalasalingam University Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Krishnankoil 1984 (2006)[173] General
89 Karpagam University Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Coimbatore 2008 General
90 Karunya University Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Coimbatore 1986 (2004) Technology
91 Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Chennai 2001 Healthcare
92 Noorul Islam University Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Kumarakovil 1989 (2008) General
93 Periyar Maniammai University Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Vallam 1988 (2007) Technology
94 PRIST University Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Thanjavur 1985 (2008) Technology
95 Sathyabama University Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Chennai 1987 (2001) Technology
96 Saveetha University Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Chennai 1986 (2005) General
97 Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology & Research Academy Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Thirumalaisamudram 1984 (2001) General
98 Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahavidyalaya Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Kanchipuram 1993 General
99 Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Chennai 1985 (1994) Medical
100 SRM University Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Kanchipuram 1985 (2002) Technology
101 St. Peter's University Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Chennai 1992 (2008) Technology
102 Vel Tech Dr.RR & Dr.SR Technical University Yes ('A' Grade Tamil Nadu Chennai 2008 Technology
103 Vels University Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Pallavaram 1992 (2008) General
104 Vinayaka Missions University Yes ('B' Grade) Tamil Nadu Salem 1981 (2001) Medicine, technology
105 VIT University Yes ('A' Grade) Tamil Nadu Vellore 1984 (2001) Technology
106 ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education Yes ('A' Grade) Telangana Hyderabad 1995 (2008) General
107 International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad Yes ('A' Grade) Telangana Hyderabad 1998 (2001) Information technology
108 Bhatkhande Music Institute No Uttar Pradesh Lucknow 1926 (2000) Music
109 Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies No Uttar Pradesh Varanasi 1967 (1988) Tibetology,Buddhology
110 Dayalbagh Educational Institute Yes ('A' Grade) Uttar Pradesh Agra 1917 (1981) General
111 Indian Veterinary Research Institute No Uttar Pradesh Bareilly 1889 (1983) Veterinary science
112 Jaypee Institute of Information Technology University Yes ('B' Grade) Uttar Pradesh Noida 2001 (2004) Information technology
113 Nehru Gram Bharti University Yes ('C' Grade) Uttar Pradesh Allahabad 1962 (2008) General
114 Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences Yes ('A' Grade) Uttar Pradesh Allahabad 1910 (2000) Agriculture, technology
115 Santosh University Yes ('B' Grade) Uttar Pradesh Ghaziabad 1995 (2007)[228] Medicine,dentistry
116 Shobhit University Yes ('B' Grade) Uttar Pradesh Meerut 2000 (2006) Technology
117 Forest Research Institute No Uttarakhand Dehradun 1906 (1991) Forestry
118 Graphic Era University Yes ('A' Grade) Uttarakhand Dehradun 1993 (2008) Technology
119 Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya Yes ('A' Grade) Uttarakhand Haridwar 1902 (1962) General
120 Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University No West Bengal Belur 1902 (2005) General