(ii) Punjab University
at Lahore in 1882 shifted to Chandigarh in 1956 between 1947
and 1956 its administration office was located at Solan and
teaching departments functioned from Hoshiyarpur, Jalandhar,
Delhi and Amritsar.
(iii) Allahabad University
Established in 1887. Muir Central College founded in 1873
and affiliated to Calcutta University was turned into
(iv) Mysore University
1916 by Maharaja of Mysore. First University outside the
domain of British administration and sixth in India as a
whole, First in Karnatak.
(v) Benaras Hindu University
Founded in 1916 by Pt. Madan Mohan Malviya, with the
assistance of Annie Besant.
(vi) Patna University
was founded in 1863 and affiliated to Calcutta University ,
was raised to university in 1917 and became seventh
university in India.
(vii) Osmania University
1918 by Mir Osman Ali Khan, Nizam of Hyderabad. It was first
University to have Urdu as medium of instruction.
(viii) Aligarh Muslim University
Established in 1920. A college established by Sir Syed Ahmad
Khan, known as Mohammedan Anglo –Oriental College in 1875,
was given the status of University in 1920.
(ix) Lucknow University
Georges Medical College, Canning College and Isabella Thoubury College became the nucleus for Lucknow University
which came into existence in 1920.
(x) SNDT Women University
Keshav Karve established an Ashram for widows and helpless
women at Hingue near Poona. In 1916, a college was started
with just 5 students. It flourished to become a Women’s
University in 1920 and named SNDT Women University. It was
shifted to Bombay in 1936 and it has a privilege of having
jurisdiction all over India.
(xi) Delhi University
(xii) AGRA University
in 1927. In the beginning, its jurisdiction was from Kanpur