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Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow

About Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow


Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow was formerly known as Uttar Pradesh Technical University [UPTU], was established by the Government of Uttar Pradesh, in 2015. It is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education [AICTE].

AKTU Admission can be done on the official college website. The courses include B.Tech, M.Tech, B.Voc, B.Pharm, BHMCT, BFAD, B.Arch, MBA, MCA, and PhD programs. The university aims at providing and upgrading education, training, and research in the field of technical education. It also makes provisions for the advancement of technical education amongst the weaker sections of the society through its programs.

Here are some of the key highlights of the University:

Highlights of APJAKTU, Lucknow
Year of Establishment 2000
Chancellor Governor of Uttar Pradesh
Vice-Chancellor Vinay Kumar Pathak
Approvals AICTE
Recognitions UGC
Programs Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral APJAKTU Fees
Address Sec-11, Jankipuram Vistar, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh India - 226031
Official Website https://aktu.ac.in/
Contact Number 0522 - 2771079

The University's objective is to provide an upgraded education in the fields relating to training and research of technical education, and also create an entrepreneurship environment by cooperating with the industries. The university aims to impart education to the backward sections of the society, help them in the overall development, and eventually make them compete in the international and national levels.

The college has decided to provide seed funding to the 100 best innovative gallery projects out of which 22 projects have been shortlisted. College also has an advanced attendance monitoring system to track the real-time attendance of the students via the University Intranet. Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University Infrastructure includes the latest equipment and amenities.

Not just knowledge transmission, but also the knowledge creation is prioritized by the university through implementing well-planned programs of research in all the trending areas, and also application of knowledge by tackling the issues by providing valuable solutions to the industry.

APJAKTU Lucknow Quick Links:

Following are the quick summary links about AKTU, Lucknow:

AKTU Courses:

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University Courses are offered to the students as undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral. The Courses offered to touch various disciplines such as engineering, pharmacy, hotel management, design, architecture, and so on. The courses offered by the university can be seen below in detail:

Courses Specializations
B.Tech Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Information Technology, Electronics, and Communication Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Textile Chemistry, Textile Technology, Electrical Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Carpet, and Textile Technology, Aeronautical Engineering, Plastics Engineering, Production Engineering, Biotechnology, and Chemical Engineering.
M.Tech
Ph.D.
B.Pharm
M.Pharm
Ph.D.
BHMCT
BFAD
B Des
Master of Design
B.Arch
M.Arch
Ph.D.
MCA (integrated)
MCA
Ph.D.
B.Voc Automobile Servicing, Medical Imaging Technology, Industrial Tool Manufacturing, Automotive Manufacturing Technology, Production Technology, Electronics Manufacturing Services, Refrigerator, and Air Conditioning, Graphics and Multimedia, Banking Finance Services, and Insurance and Software Development.
MBA
MBA (integrated)
Ph.D.
Ph.D.
BFA

AKTU Placements:

The placement cell organizes seminars, conducts special programs to prepare the students for final APJAKTU Placement drives in national and international reputed organizations. University has a training and placement cell which provides the students with the best quality training and guidance in order to prepare them for the future placements. The college has the following Placement details:

  • Organizes various mock interview and group discussion sessions to prepare the students for final placements
  • Provides the visiting companies with the best candidates according to their requirements
  • The placement cell helps the students in improving their soft skills which result in overall personality development of the students.

MOUs and Collaboration:

For collaborative growth, University has MOUs with the following

  • IIT Kanpur for “Moocs” and “Startup innovation and entrepreneurship”
  • Google Code lab to come up with 1lakh US Dollar grants for skill development from google.
  • To amplify students' skills in the field of IoT (internet of things), R-Systems are to establish innovation labs at selected campuses of the university-affiliated institutions.
  • NASSCOM to increase the employability of students and facilitate the development of a sustainable faculty development program.
  • Ph.D. Chamber of Commerce has plans to enhance the industry and academia collaboration.
  • To help farmers and their farms, Alternate Farm Tech (VIKALP) have taken steps to promote, nurture and incubate innovations in rural areas.
  • MOUs are signed with CSIR, NIT Meghalaya and Srijan Sanchar.

Extra-Curricular Activities:

The Student Welfare staff of Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam Technical University plans events to make sure that students not just involve in studies but also in other activities throughout the year where the students get to experience and explore more than coursework and to benefit their studies.

  • Dr. Abdul Kalam Sports Fest is organized by the university at the state level where students participate from various institutes and win prizes.
  • Dr. Abdul Kalam Arts and Cultural Fest is also organized at the state level with a motive to promote the various cultures of the states.
  • Dr. Abdul Kalam Technical, Literary and Management Fest is organized by the college at the state level where the title of the event was “Abhigyan” which included various technical, literary, and management events allowing students to actively participate and win awards.
  • Convocation Ceremonies are organized to present meritorious students with medals and award doctoral degrees for those who completed the same.
  • Alumni awards in 5 different domains are awarded to the students.
  • Teachers' day is celebrated in the college to acknowledge and praise the efforts of new faculty members along with the veterans. 
  • Innovation Day is conducted on the 15th of October where the best innovations get a chance to be recognized and awarded. Activities such as Technical Quiz, debate on Science and Technology can also be seen happening. 
  • Dr. Kalam Innovation Gallery promotes ingenious and innovative thinkers in students 

Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University Constituent Colleges:

Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University Affiliations is with 756 Colleges. However, The constituent colleges are four: The names of the constituent colleges are listed below:

  • Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow 
  • U.P. Institute of Design, NOIDA
  • Center for Advanced Studies, AKTU Lucknow
  • Faculty of Architecture, Lucknow

Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


AKTU Eligibility Criteria:

Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University offers various courses for students to pursue. In order to choose a specific course the aspirants must fulfil the eligibility criteria of that course. The Eligibility Criteria to all those courses offered by the university is mentioned below: 

Course

Eligibility
B.Arch
  • The candidates should have completed 10+2 from a recognized board
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in NATA.
BHMCT
  • The candidates should have completed 12th from a recognized board
B.Tech
  • The candidates should have completed 12th from a recognized board
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in JEE Main.
M.Tech
  • The candidate must have completed graduation in the relevant stream from a recognized university
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in GATE.
MBA
  • The candidate should have completed graduation from a recognized university
  • Selection is done on the basis of marks scored in CAT.
BFA
  • The candidate should have completed 12th from a recognized board
B.Pharm
  • The candidate should have completed 12th from a recognized board
M.Pharm
  • The candidate should have completed B.Pharm from a recognized university with a minimum of 60% marks
BFAD
  • The candidate should have completed 12th from a recognized board with a minimum of 45% marks
M.Arch
  • The candidate must have completed B.Arch from a recognized university
MCA
  • The candidate must have completed graduation in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 50% marks and Maths as a core subject either at 12th or graduation level
Ph.D.
  • The candidate should have completed a Bachelor's degree and Master's degree in the relevant field from a recognized university

AKTU Admissions:

Candidate can apply on the official Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University website by filling necessary details in the application form and uploading required documents. The following are the important points to remember before applying for the admissions:

  • Applicants have to pay the application money of INR 1200 either through net banking or debit/ credit card.
  • They are required to qualify the relevant exam for their respective course.
  • AKTU Cut-Off can be checked by visiting the official website of the university.

Courses and Fees Structure of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow

See all Courses and Full Fee Structure
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.20 Lakh
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.16 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 75,000

Live Application Forms

Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Applied Management [MAM]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.16 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 75,000

Live Application Forms

Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 75,000
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Fine Arts [BFA]   3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.65 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 75,000
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow Fashion Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Fashion Studies [BFS]  4 year(s), Full Time
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow Hospitality Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Hotel Management [BHM]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.92 Lakh
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow Architecture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.75 Lakh
Master of Architecture [M.Arch]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.16 Lakh
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.74 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 75,000
Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APJAKTU], Lucknow Pharmacy Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Pharmacy [B.Pharm]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.20 Lakh
Master of Pharmacy [M.Pharm]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.16 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 75,000

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is approved by UGC, AICTE; affiliated to Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University - [APJAKTU], Lucknow.

Facilities


Library
Cafeteria
Sports
Computer labs
Laboratory
Auditorium

Contact Details and Location


Address : Sec-11, Jankipuram Vistar, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh India - 226031
Website : http://aktu.ac.in/

Student Reviews


Ankit
Ankit
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Civil Engineering), batch of 2016
5/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Class timing in Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University is from 9 am to 5 pm. In between there is a 1-hour lunch break.
  • Good quality and average method are used for teaching.
  • Overall experience is good.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are a society and clubs held in Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University,
  • The campus also has a swimming pool and gym.



Chandrasen
Chandrasen
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computer Engineering), batch of 2018
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Daily attendance is mandatory and classes start from 10 am - 4 pm and the main focus on research. The quality of teaching is similar to IITs and Overall it's an awesome institute.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are many clubs and other associations. There are one college fest and 3 technical fest Life is just like any other IITs




Akhilesh Pratap Mishra pratap
Akhilesh Pratap Mishra pratap
Bachelor of Pharmacy [B.Pharm], batch of 2017
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Systematically arranged with all the aspect of education from 10 am to 5 pm. Teaching quality is perfect for quality reviews. 


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are lots of clubs and student societies for the candidates to participate. Life in college is good.




Discussion Forum

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APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University

Answer By: Abhinav

23 Dec 2016

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Hi Vivek,

The Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University [APTU] follows UPSEE 

Eligibility :

1.First year: B.Tech./ B.Tech. (Ag. Engg.)/ B.Pharm./ BHMCT/ BFAD/BFA candidate must have passed intermediate exam. of U.P. Board or 10+2 level exam. or its equivalent from any recognized Board / University with minimum aggregate marks of 45% for General & OBC and 40% for SC/ST category in the subject groups, without grace marks.

2.First year: B. Arch., a candidate must have passed intermediate exam. of U.P. Board or 10+2 level exam. or its equivalent from any recognized Board / University with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate plus clearly passing without grace marks in each subject of the compulsory and optional subjects. A candidate possessing three year Diploma in Architecture (10+3) recognized by Central/ State Govt., securing minimum 50% marks in aggregate is also eligible for admission to first year of B.Arch.(paper-4).

3.First year: MBA, candidate must have passed bachelor’s degree of minimum 03 years duration from any recognized university of India, passing clearly without grace marks with an aggregate of minimum 50% marks for General & OBC and 45% for SC/ST category.

4. First year: MCA, candidate must have passed bachelor’s degree course of minimum three years duration from any recognized university with Mathematics as a subject at 10+2 level or graduate level. The candidate must have clearly passed without grace marks with an aggregate of minimum 50% marks for General & OBC and 45% for SC/ST category.

5. First year: MAM (Dual degree), a candidate must have passed Intermediate (10+2) exam. of U.P. Board or its equivalent from any recognized Board / University and securing minimum 45% marks without grace (40% for SC/ST category) in aggregate.

6.Second year (lateral entry): B.Tech., candidate must have passed three years Diploma in Engineering course, securing minimum 45% marks for General & OBC and 40% marks for SC/ST category in aggregate or three years B.Sc. degree plus having passed 10+2 exam. with Mathematics as one subject, securing minimum aggregate marks of 45% for General & OBC and 40% for SC/ST category in B.Sc. as per details available in information brochure.

7. Second year (Lateral Entry): B.Pharm., candidate must have passed Diploma in Pharmacy, securing minimum aggregate marks of 45% for General & OBC and 40% for SC/ST category).

8.Second year (Lateral Entry): MCA, candidate must have passed BCA / BSc(IT/CS) of minimum three years from any recognized Indian University or its Equivalent recognized by AIU, with minimum 50% ( 45% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate plus having mathematics as a subject at 10+2 level or Graduation level.

NOTE:

(a) Those appearing in the qualifying exam. are also eligible to appear in UPSEE-2015 but subject to the condition that they must fulfill the eligibility criteria at the time of counseling.

(b) Criteria for admissions for NRI and Kashmiri migrants category will be published later, in May, 2015 as per the norms to be laid down by the Govt. of U.P. / AICTE. Such candidates need not appear in UPSEE-2015.

(c) State Govt. has permitted 20% of total sanctioned seats in Private Institutions to be filled up on the basis of JEE(Main)-2015, merit for admissions to Engineering Technology / Architecture courses; 10% of them will be filled by U.P. domicile candidates on U.P. State merit using State reservation policy and remaining 10% seats will be filled through All India Merit Candidates without reservation.

(d) State Govt. has also permitted 20% of total sanctioned seats of MBA in Private Institutions to be filled on the basis of CMAT- 2015 merit (Common Management Admission Test).

EXAMINATION FEE:

Rs. 800.00 for General / OBC category & Rs. 400.00 for SC/ST category and Female of all category.

GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS & APPLICATION FORM:

1. The application form, Information Brochure and instructions to fill up application form is available online on website http://www.uptu.ac.in, http://www.upseeuptu2015.in.

2. For ONLINE application, visit at website. The link for submission of application ONLINE is available from February, 25, 2015 to March 25, 2015. For OFFLINE submission, candidate may contact any of Help-Desks at Institutions of UPTU.

3. For both ONLINE and OFFLINE applications, the confirmation page must reach to the Registrar, UPSEE-2015, Uttar Pradesh Technical University, IET Campus, Sitapur Road, Lucknow 226021 by March 31, 2015 (5.00 PM) by registered/speed post. The Confirmation Page received after the due date or through any other means shall not be accepted. The University will not be responsible for the Confirmation Page missed/ not received / any delay on the part of post office or for any other reason whatsoever. The list of designated HELP-DESK at affiliated Institutions of UPTU will also be available at website.

4. The details of tuition fee for the institutions affiliated to UPTU is available on the website of Fee Fixation Committee www.afrcup.in.

Answer By: Getmyuni

10 May 2016


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