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

6.5 / 10

Based on 13 Student Reviews

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 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 Ph.D. programs. The university aims at providing and upgrading the 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.

There are 756 colleges associated with the University and the numbers are still growing.The university is responsible for conducting State Entrance Examination U.P.S.E.E. This exam is the mode of admission to courses offered by university affiliated colleges and some universities of Uttar Pradesh. The associated colleges are spread throughout the State but the high density of colleges are in major urban areas such as Lucknow, Kanpur, Allahabad, Ghaziabad, Gautam Budh Nagar, Meerut, Agra, Mathura, Varanasi, and Bareilly.

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

Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University Infrastructure includes the latest equipments and amenities. Not just knowledge transmission, but also the knowledge creation is prioritized by the university through implementing well planned programmes of research in all the trending areas, and also application of knowledge by tackling the issues by providing valuable solutions to the industry.

AKTU Quick Links:

Following are the quick summary links about AKTU, Lucknow:

AKTU Highlights:

 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 advanced attendance monitoring system to track real time attendance of the students via University Intranet. 

Year of Establishment 2000
Chancellor Governor of Uttar Pradesh
Vice Chancellor Vinay Kumar Pathak
Approvals AICTE
Recognitions UGC
Programs Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral AKTU Fee
Address Sec-11, Jankipuram Vistar, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh India - 226031
Contact Number 0522 - 2771079

AKTU Courses:

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University Courses are offered to the students as the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral.The Courses offered 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:

Disciplines Courses Specialisations
Engineering 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.
Pharmacy B.Pharm
M.Pharm
Ph.D.
Hotel Management BHMCT
Design BFAD
B Des
Master of Design
Architecture B.Arch
M.Arch
Ph.D.
Computer Applications MCA (integrated)
MCA
Ph.D.
Vocational Studies 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.
Management   MBA
MBA (integrated)
Ph.D.
Applied Science Ph.D.
Arts 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 the 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.
  • PHD Chamber of Commerce have 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:

Student Welfare staff of the 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 organised by the university at state level where students participate from various institutes and win prizes.
  • Dr. Abdul Kalam Arts and Cultural Fest is also organised at state level with a motive to promote the various cultural of the states.
  • Dr. Abdul Kalam Technical, Literary and Management Fest is organised by the college at 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 organised 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 recognised 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

AKTU FAQs:

  1. How to contact AKTU?
    The candidates can call on this Phone No. 0522-2771079, during the office hours [10 am- 5 pm].
  2. Where is Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University located in Lucknow?
    The Railway station is located 7 km from Lucknow City Railway Station and the nearest railway station is 3 Km from Mohibllapur Railway Station.
  3. How to make admissions for the interested courses at Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University? -  Candidates can apply for admissions online after they have completed relevant exam in their respective course.

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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.




Contact Details and Location


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

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow and accredited by UGC AICTE.

Facilities


Library
Cafeteria
Sports
Computer labs
Laboratory
Auditorium

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 offical website of the university.

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

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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

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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

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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

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