Uttaranchal University has joined the “A+” category by scoring the highest score in the assessment conducted by NAAC. With this A+ rating the UU Dehradun becomes the first private university in the Uttarakhand state to get accredited with A+ grade.
The inspection for NAAC assessment was conducted by a team of educationists and experts from 4 to 6 January, after meeting all the standards, the university was awarded with A+ category.
Uttaranchal University is a private university located in the capital city Dehradun of Uttarakhand state. The university was established in the year 2013. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has accredited the university with a grade of A+ in the year 2022.
The University is promoted by Sushila Devi Centre for Professional Studies and Research, a society registered under Societies Registration Act 1860. Uttaranchal University has been recognized by the UGC under sections 2(f) and 12(B) of the UGC Act, 1956.
Uttarakhand’s 1st University to get accredited with NAAC A+ Grade
Uttaranchal University (UU Dehradun) was one of the 30 institutes of Uttarakhand that had applied for the evaluation from NAAC. In the recently evaluated result, NAAC accredited Uttaranchal University with an A+ grade making it, the state’s first private university to get selected by NAAC and included in the A+ category.
Vice-Chancellor of the University Jitendra Joshi said that it is a matter of pride for Uttaranchal University that the University has got the highest marks in the assessment of NAAC. He said that this will also change the future of the students and they will also get better placements.
What is NAAC Rating?
The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) is an autonomous body funded by the University Grants Commission (UGC). NAAC assesses and accredits higher education institutions (HEIs) in the country with its grading system. The eight grading ladder of NAAC includes:
|Letter Grade||Institutional CGPA Range|
|A++||3.51 – 4.05|
|A+||3.26 – 3.50|
|A||3.26 – 3.50|
|B++||2.76 – 3.00|
|B+||2.51 – 2.75|
|B||2.01 – 2.50|
|C||1.51 – 2.00|
UU Dehradun Courses 2023
Uttaranchal University (UU) is one of the prestigious universities of the state known for its quality academic education, research, and placement opportunities. The UU Dehradun offers various diploma, UG & PG programs in various disciplines.
The university has various departments which offer UG and PG courses to students from across the country. Some of the departments of UU Dehradun include – Uttranchal School of Computing Science (USCS), Uttaranchal Institute of Technology (UIT), Law College Dehradun (LCD), Uttaranchal Institute of Management (UIM), Uttaranchal Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (UIPS), School of Applied & Life Sciences (SALS), School of Agriculture (SOA), School of Liberal Arts (SLA), Research and Development Department, Uttaranchal School of Journalism & Mass Communication, Uttaranchal School of Hotel & Hospitality Management, Uttaranchal school of Nursing sciences
The university offers a variety of programs in the field of Engineering, Management, Law, Agriculture, Journalism & Mass Communication, Hotel & Hospitality Management, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Liberal Arts, etc.
The university offers various scholarships for pursuing higher studies in various departments. Some of these scholarships include merit scholarship, Uttarakhand state domicile scholarship, hills state domicile scholarship, and scholarships to the wards of defense personnel.
Uttaranchal University (UU Dehradun) 2023 Admission
University offers admission in various diploma, UG, PG programs of Engineering, Management, Law, Pharmacy, Computing Science, Nursing, Journalism & Hotel management. The admission to these courses is based on merit and any state or national level entrance exams.
Uttaranchal University 2023 FAQs
Ans) The university is accredited with A+ Rating by NAAC.
Ans) UU Dehradun is the only university to get accredited with A+ Rating by NAAC.
Ans) You can visit UU Dehradun’s official website and fill the enquiry form. Also, you can contact the admission department of Uttaranchal University.
Ans) The university has a dedicated Training & Placement cell to handle placement-related activities. Many top MNC’s visit university campus for a direct recruitment process.