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University of Allahabad

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Established in 1887, the University of Allahabad is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Allahabad (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Uttar Pradesh. Officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India, University of Allahabad (AU) is a very large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution. University of Allahabad (AU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 137-year-old Indian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. AU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


University of Allahabad's Control Typepublic


University of Allahabad's Entity Typenon-profit


University of Allahabad' Size by Total Enrollmentvery large-sized


University of Allahabad's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (Non Latin) इलाहाबाद विश्वविद्यालय
Acronym AU
Founded 1887
Motto Quot Rami Tot Arbores
As Many Branches, So Many Trees
Video Presentation

n.a.; please submit an official University of Allahabad general video presentation.

University Location

Address Senate HallNear Anand Bhavan, Moti Lal Nehru Road
211 002 Uttar Pradesh
University of Allahabad's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
University of Allahabad Phone Number +91 (532) 246 0442
University of Allahabad Fax Number +91 (532) 254 5021

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following University of Allahabad's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify University of Allahabad's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This University of Allahabad's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at University of Allahabad.

University of Allahabad: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic University of Allahabad's admission information.

University of Allahabad's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

University of Allahabad's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has University of Allahabad a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

University of Allahabad's acceptance rate range is not reported.

University of Allahabad's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

University of Allahabad's Admission Office Admission Office

Pravesh Bhavan
Allahabad 211 002
(532) 246 0442

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for University of Allahabad.

University of Allahabad's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

University of Allahabad has an enrollment range of 40,000-44,999 students making it a very large-sized institution.

University of Allahabad's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 1,500-1,999 academic employees (Faculty).

University of Allahabad's Control Type Control Type

University of Allahabad is a public higher education institution.

University of Allahabad's Entity Type Entity Type

University of Allahabad is a non-profit higher education institution.

University of Allahabad's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

University of Allahabad's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Continuous type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

University of Allahabad does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of University of Allahabad's main facilities:

University of Allahabad's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library.

University of Allahabad's Housing University Housing

Not reported

University of Allahabad's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of University of Allahabad's main services:

University of Allahabad's Financial Aid Financial Aid

Not reported

University of Allahabad's Study Abroad Study Abroad

Not reported

University of Allahabad's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

University of Allahabad's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

University of Allahabad's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

University of Allahabad's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

University of Allahabad is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: University Grants Commission of India

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important University of Allahabad's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
  • National Council of Teacher Education (NCTE)
  • Bar Council of India (BCI)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important University of Allahabad's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
  • Medical Council of India (MCI)
  • Distance Education Bureau (DEB)

Academic Structure


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the University of Allahabad 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


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Social Media

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Facebook Facebook

University of Allahabad's Facebook page University of Allahabad's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

University of Allahabad's X (formerly Twitter) page University of Allahabad's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

University of Allahabad's YouTube channel University of Allahabad's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

University of Allahabad's Instagram page University of Allahabad's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

University of Allahabad's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


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