The University Grants Commission released a list of 19 Universites/
Vishwavidyalaya's Functioning in various parts of the county. The UGC advises students not
to persue courses with them. and clarifies that, under the UGC act these fake have no
legal entity to call themselves Universities and to award a degree.
Some of these are also offering degree's under a so called open university system.
These 19 fake universities are:
2.Mahilagram VidyaPeth/Vishwavidyalaya,Womens University, Prayag, UP.
3.Varanaseya Sanskrith Vishwavidyalaya, Varanasi/Jagatpuri, Delhi.
4.Commercial University Limited, DhariyaGunj, Delhi.
5.India Educational Counicl of UP, Lucknow.
6.Gandhi Hindi Vidyapeeth, Prayaga, Alahabad.UP.
7.National University of Electro Complex, Homeopath, Kanpur.
8.Netaji Subhash ChandraBose University(Open University), Achaltal, Aligarh,UP.
9.DDB Sanskrit University, Puttur, Tirichi.Tamilnadu.
10.St. Jhon's University, Kishanattam,Kerala.
11.United Nations University, Delhi.
12.Vocational University, Delhi.
13.UttaraPradesh Vishwavidyalaya, Kosi Kalan, Madhura.
14. Maharana Prathap Shiksha Niketan Vishwavidyalaya, Prathaphgarh, UP.
15. Praja Arabic University, Nagpur.
16. Kesarwani Vidyapeeth, Jablpur, M.P.
17. Delhi Vishwavidyapeeth, Delhi.
18. Badaganvi Sarkar World Open University Edu.Society, Gokak. Belgaum.Karnataka.
19. Bharatiya Shiksha Parishad, Lucknow, UP.
The UGC act gives right to confer are grant a degree only to a university established are
in-coporporated by or under a Central Act, Provincial act ore estate act.