COUNTRY - INDIA
Thehigher education system in India includes both private andpublicuniversities. Public universities are supported by the>Government of India and thestate governments, while private universities are mostly supported by various bodies and societies. Universities in India are recognized by theUniversity Grants Commission (UGC), which draws its power from the University Grants Commission Act, 1956. In addition, 15 Professional Councils are established, controlling different aspects of accreditation and coordination
UNIVERSITY OF DELHI
Delhi University is one of the Top Universities in India. University of Delhi was established in 1922 by Government of India. It has 14 faculties, 86 academic departments. It offers courses various undergraduate and post-graduate courses.
The University of Delhi is the premier university of the country and is known for its high standards in teaching and research and attracts eminent scholars to its faculty.
Delhi University has grown into one of the largest universities in India. At present, there are 16 faculties, 86 academic departments, 77 colleges and 5 other recognised institutes spread all over the city, with 132435 regular students. DU is now spread across 69 acres of green, hilly terrain and its buildings blend attractively with the natural surroundings. Delhi University has necessary facilities like the computer center, WUS health care center, USIC, University Press, Bus Pass counter, Coffee House, Cooperative Store, Gandhi Bhavan, Garden committee, Railway reservation counter, SBI, Post Office and University Guest House are available to the students and staff.
Delhi University initiated the multi-campus concept.The University of Delhi has also demarcated the main subjects to different campuses; the East campus houses the University College of Medical Science
University of Mumbai was established in 1857. It is one of the oldest and best universities in India. Mumbai university is accredited by NAAC with Five star grade.
Mumbai University has three campuses at Kalina, Fort & Ratnagiri, Kalina campuse has 230 acres land with 1.25 million square feet of built-up area, 22 thousand sq. feet of class-rooms and 84 thousand sq feet of laboratory space. It has two post-graduate centers, 354 affiliated colleges and 36 Departments. It has established its name in industrial collaborations and runs various professional courses.
Most of the colleges in the city of Mumbai and the districts of Thane, Raigad, Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg are affiliated to the University of Mumbai.
University of Madras was set up in 1857. It is one of the oldest and top universities in India. Madras University has been accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with the five star rating first, and later with an A rating. The UGC has recognised the University as one of the centres for potential for excellence in the country.
The university has six campuses in the city Chepauk, Marina, Guindy, Taramani, Maduravoyal and Chetpet. It has more than 50 departments.
University of Madras has 115 Affiliated Colleges viz. Arts and Science -95 Management - 13 Education -6, Physical Education - 1. Besides there are 33 Research Institutions and 3 Approved O. T. Institutions.
This University has 68 departments of study and research which spread over four campuses at Chepauk,Marina, Guindy, and Taramani in Chennai. Currently Post-Graduate Courses like, M.A., M.Sc., M.Com., M.C.A.,M.B.A., besides P.G. Diploma / Certificate Programmes, Research Programmes like M.Phil., and Ph.D., and sponsored Research Programmes (from UGC, CSIR, DST, Etc.,) are available in the various University Departments.
University of Pune was established in 1949 under Bombay Legislature act. Pune University is One of the premier & Oldest educational institutions in Maharashtra. It is spread over an area of 411 acres.
The houses 46 academic departments. It is popularly known as the 'Oxford of the East'. It has about 118 recognized research institutes and 269 affiliated colleges offering graduate and under-graduate courses
University of Pune attracts many foreign students due to its excellent facilities. It offers good accommodation facility. There is a provision of hostel for the students. There is a well-stocked library containing plenty of books regarding various subjects. The university offers different scholarships to the students. The university conducts seminars and conferences for the students.
Pune University offers B.A, B.Com, B.Sc, BAMS, BPharm, B.Ed, BDS, BCS, M.A, M.Sc, M.Com, MCA, MBA, MPharm, M.Ed, MCH, MD, M.Phil, PhD Courses.
Bangalore University was established in 1886 in Bangalore. This is one of the oldest public university in India located in Bangalore, Karnataka State, India. The university is spread over a vast land of 1111 acres. There are over 50 post graduate courses offered here which are recognised by the UGC of India.
The Bangalore University gave birth to universities like Visvesvarya Technological University, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science and the National Institute Mental Health and Neuroscience. The university has an Institute of Aerospace Medicine (IAM) which has been included by ISRO for astronaut training for the Indian space program. Bangalore University has been awarded Sir M Visvesvarya chair from ISRO to perform research in space science.