List of Fake Universities in India 2016 declared by UGC| Updated names of Unrecognized Universities list,  State-wise list | September 2016 Updated |

About Unrecognized Universities in India:- First of all We should have  know about the fake University. Fake University means that these universities those are not approved by the govt  and UGC .These universities are likely as an institution class .These universities  provide to the student Under Graduate  (UG) and Post Graduate(PG) courses in the various subjects and scheme. But there degree and certificate are not approved by Indian govt and  University Grant Commission (UGC). The UGC’s Fake Universities list carries the highest number of 9 institutions from Uttar Pradesh followed by 6 institutions from Delhi.  Moreover, additional states including Karnataka, Bihar, Maharastra Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu including West Bengal have one institution each listed as the fake university by UGC. Moreover, in the year 2016, latest addition are 2 universities from Odisha.

UGC Fake Universities List

A lot of Innocent and unknown candidates or students get trolled by the Fake Universities and Institutions’s scam. So Education Bhaskar Team has listed out the name of illegal and non-recognized universities name. It’s you that please be beware and careful from these universities and be updated time to time the new list issued by UGC when you are going to join any university.  We know that

This  is very important news for fresher students who want to  take admission into UG and PG classes.Please Know about the university which you like to enter for your bright future.

Money Hardy matters, but time make differences too much !

Please verify and check the genuine reputation as well as the authority of such institutes before getting yourself enrolled. The mushroom growth of fake Vishwa Vidyalaya is a matter of great concern of the University Grants Commission (UGC)  having responsibility for maintaining standards in Higher Education in the country.

Fake universities List in India 2016 (State-wise) :- 

Updated : *The list below is based on UGC notification of September 2016. The total fake universities in India is 23.

List of fake university in India:-




Maithili University/Vishwavidyalaya Darbhanga, Bihar




Varanaseya  Sanskrit  Vishwavidyalaya Jagatpuri, Delhi
Commercial  University  Ltd Daryaganj, Delhi
United  Nations University Delhi
Vocational  University Delhi
ADR–Centric Juridical University Rajendra Place, New Delhi
Indian Institution of Science and Engineering New Delhi





Badaganvi Sarkar World Open University Education Society Gokak, Belgaum, Karnataka





St. John’s University Kishanattam, Kerala





Nababharat Siksha Parishad Anupoorna Bhawan, Shakti Nagar, Rourkela
North Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology Odisha





Raja Arabic University Nagpur, Maharashtra





D.D.B Sanskrit University Putur, Trichi, Tamil Nadu





Indian Institute of Alternative Medicine Kolkata, West Bengal
Institute of Alternative Medicine and Research 8A, Diamond Harbor Road, Kolkata





Mahila Gram Vidyapith/Vishwavidyalaya (Women’s University) Prayag, Allahabad
Gandhi Hindi Vidyapeeth Prayag, Allahabad
National University of Electro Complex Homeopathy Kanpur
Netaji Subhash Candra Bose University (Open University) Achaltal, Aligarh
Uttar Pradesh Vishwavidyalaya Kosi Kalan, Mathura
Maharana Partap Shiksha Niketan Vishwavidyalaya Pratapgarh
Indraprastha Shiksha Parishad Khoda, Makanpur, Noida, Phase II
Gurukul Vishwavidyalaya Vrindavan, Mathura


Aside from the above-mentioned ‘Fake Universities list’, the status of ‘Bhartiya Shiksha Parishad, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh’ is subjudice before the District Judge, Lucknow.

Last year, the UGC apart from the above-mentioned colleges had also put the following institution in it’s Fake Universities list –




Kerserwani Vidyapeeth Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh

The total fake universities in India is 23. UGC informed that these institutions have been declared as ‘fake universities’ and are not authorize to confer degrees.



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  1. Hi,

    Please suggest Is IMT Ghazizbad institute is good for MBA? this institute come under “arizona state university”, help to advise is this university follow the guideline of UGC. is this come under UGC. your response is valuable for me.

    Deepak Kumar.

  2. Is there a site or contact where one can check the validity/ authenticity / accreditation of an indian university/college?

  3. Sir, I passed out B.Sc (zoology) in 2013 from cmj university (meghalay). Is this valid or fake plz……response. The university is not responding…..I am helpless ….

  4. Hi! I am md.mujeeb.. studying Bsc optometry graduation from UP. But that university is approval by UGC. Can u tell me UGC is a valid at overseas, gulf nd for government jobs or Aicte is must for this.. please reply

  5. Hi I am SUNIL study manav bharti university solan HP m.a.economy. but that by approapproval ugc.can u iI am tell me ugc is a valid at overseas gulf and for ggovernment job or aicte is must for this.pplease rreply

  6. Sir, i am studying at ( J.R.N. Rajasthan Vidyapeeth (Deemed ) University from February 2014.
    I want know ( I confused ) that, this University is frod or registered ?
    Please suggest me, that this university is genuine or not, after course in future.
    Thank you
    ( Gopesh Kumar Yadav )

  7. Hi,
    Sir , I’m pursuing diploma in engineering from IPSR(institute of profesional studies and researrch)college,Chhattarpur,12 satbari , dhanraaj chembar,where this located , not well known about this college properly is it distance university, fake degree college or not which is affilated to iase deemed university.sir I want to well know that do I apply any govt job or not after completed please guide me sir !

  8. Hi,

    I want to know about the NIMS (National Institute of Management Solutions) located in Janakpuri. I have enrolled for MBA from here. Please let me know that, Is this a fake institute? If not then please give me more details about it.

    Thank You,

  9. my daughter is a 2nd yr student of FDDI Ministry of commerce & Industry govt. of India, in the course of integrated program of business management(IPBM) (BBA+MBA) in collaboration of mewar university, rajastha. After completing this course the she will be getting a degree from mewar university through FDDI. will this degree be valid for any govt. exam for job or further study.

  10. i have taken addmission in international institute of buisness studies noida (IIBS)
    IT IS UGC APPROVED and affilated to bharithar university.
    can u please tell me it is correct or not?

  11. karnataka state open university is fake or not i want to know plz reply me. new admission of other state students in Msc physics valid or not

  12. prist university is ifke or legal please let me know, m asking this becoz recently m transferring my college to PRIST,TRICHY they are giving admission vithout migration ,they askd for tc only ,,,,my QUESTN is how its possible vithout migration,, onlyTCplz let me know

  13. Is ‘Karnataka State Open University’ not a fake University? Its name is not in the list above.

  14. Dear sir,
    Sunrise university(rajasthan) is fake or not?what is the value of its degree?

  15. I want to know ITM UNIVERSITY ONLINE DISTANCE is fake ……..please help me .

  16. Sir I have completed BA distance from RVD university in 2016.Then any problem may be in goverment job

  17. Is OPJS university from churu is recognised from ugc for Ph.D in English literature .I an persuing research here and I ave already completed my course work and got result but I haven’t got guide’s info.Now I am worried… I have already paid one lakh thirty five thousand fees…..

  18. I’m vipin kumar gupta and my father name is Mr. Phoolo chandra gupta and my mother name is Mrs. Ramadan devi I live in pratapgrah u.p.

  19. Hi I want to do MBA from Kaliga university form chattishgarh. Is this university UGC approved Board or Fake.Plz Give me Reply quickly as earlier as possible

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