Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University a state university also known as Uttar Pradesh Technical University located at Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) was established by the Government of Uttar Pradesh on 8th May 2000.
The University provides 'Technical Education' which includes programs of education, research, and training in Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Town Planning, Pharmacy, Applied Arts & Crafts.
Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU), commonly known as Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU), currently offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral courses in various streams viz. engineering, pharmacy, architecture, hotel management and catering technology etc.
UPTU is currently located in I.E.T. Campus at Sitapur Road in the Capital of U.P. at Lucknow.
8th May 2000
Uttar Pradesh Adhiniyam Sankhya 23 of 2000
Type of University
Yes (both Boys and Girls)
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
How to Reach Us
Charbagh Railway Station 12 km from UPTU
The following table displays the total number of courses the University provides.
Types of Courses
Number of Courses
For admission to all UG courses, the university conducts Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination (UPSEE) every year whereas separate university entrance tests are held for PG and Ph.D. admissions. Interested candidates can appear in UPSEE exam subject to the condition that they must fulfill the eligibility criteria at the time of counseling.
The university follows semester system for all its courses divided into the following two phases - Odd Semester and Even Semester. Examination Schedule and Results for the respective semesters are uploaded on the official UPTU website from where students can view/download it.
UPTU PG/Ph.D. Admissions:
In case of admission to first year M.Tech, M.Arch and M.Pharm program in various disciplines in the institutions affiliated to UPTU, the university conducts separate entrance test. The candidates having valid GATE score are exempted from the university entrance examination. Detailed admission schedule can be obtained from the official AKTU website.
Similarly, a separate entrance test known as RATE (Research Aptitude Test) is being conducted by UPTU to shortlist students for Ph.D. admissions in various disciplines. Final selection of students to Ph.D. program with or without “Teacher Fellowship” is done on the basis of written test followed by an interview of the qualified students as per merit.
Candidates seeking admission to PG/ Ph.D. programs are required to fill an online application form through the university website and submit it along with the required fee of Rs. 1000/- (Rs. 500/- for SC/ST candidates).
UPTU Admissions through UPSEE
For various UG Admissions, the university conducts state-level entrance examination (UPSEE) in different centers across India. Candidates should possess the relevant qualifying degree in order to be eligible for appearing in the entrance examination. UPSEE is usually conducted in the month of April every year for admission to following.
Aspiring candidates can register themselves by filling-in the online application form available at the official UPTU website. For Offline submission, the candidate may contact any of Help-Desks at Institutions of UPTU. For both Online and Offline applications, the confirmation page must reach to the Registrar, UPTU through the registered post within the stipulated time.
UPSEE results are published on the official AKTU website where students can check the marks upon entering their respective roll numbers. Final admission of all the shortlisted candidates to the respective courses is done through University counseling process on the basis of UPSEE merit list.
Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU) classes and examinations are conducted as per the semester system i.e. odd and even semester for all its programs.
End semester examinations are usually conducted in December/ January for the odd semester and in the month of May/ June for even semesters. AKTU examination schedule for odd/ even semester is published on the university website where students can find it under the “Circulars” section. AKTU Semester Results are also uploaded on the university website within a month from the examinations.
Candidates can check their semester or carry over paper results from the official AKTU website upon selection their university region and enter their Exam Roll number. This result will be accepted as a provisional result and the candidates can obtain the original copy of the result from their respective college offices.
Candidates who are studying or have passed from the university can view their end semester examination results for all the semesters from the AKTU One View portal available at the official university website.
To view the current/ previous years’ regular/ carry over results, the candidate should enter his/her university roll number along with the provided captcha code and click on “Submit” button.
University has a circular portal in which the candidate whether he/ she is a student of the university or not can check out the official notifications of the university. The circular column gives out the important details for the candidates. Related from examinations date sheets to examination results.
For more information on AKTU Circular candidate can visit the official website.
At times it feels like an army camp with rigid uniform rules and 8 lectures a day schedule. Academics is given the highest priority and there is hardly any extra curricular activities for the students to take part in. But yes one could always form clubs and initiate something of he/she wants or take part in intra college events in their own accord.
The college management was good all teacher are best i like discipline of my campus and classroom my college hostel friends and all other related to campus my labs are good academic and facilities infrastructure accommodation food all are good.