Published on May 9th, 2013 | by Ben Parker


Get High Quality Education in the ‘City of Nawabs’, Lucknow

Lucknow is known as the artistic and cultural capital of North India.  It is one of the leading cities in the country in terms of number of educational institutions. The article focuses on education offered by colleges in Lucknow in different field like law, management, research and engineering.

Lucknow, popularly known as the ‘City of Nawabs’, is the capital city of Uttar Pradesh. In present scenario, the city famous for ‘kebabs has emerged as a major hub of technology, commerce, finance, tourism, culture and music. The city is a well-recognized destination for education in India and being ranked as the sixth largest provider of jobs, it attracts maximum students for higher education and job search.

Set up in 1921, Lucknow University is one of the oldest educational institutions known in India. The university offers education through its different educational departments such as Science, Ayurveda, Law, Fine Arts, Commerce, and Arts. A plethora of colleges and Universities in the city offers several job oriented courses in different fields of education. The city has reputed universities, polytechnics, research organizations, engineering colleges, and technical university. These are known for offering quality education in different fields like Law, engineering, research and management. Let’s take a look at each one of them:

Law Colleges:

Law colleges in Lucknow play a crucial role in imparting excellent law education to students. The quality of education offered by these colleges in the city enables the students to get knowledge about the profession and they do not need to search any other colleges outside the city. Some of the reputed law colleges in Lucknow include Unity Law College, Shia P.G. Degree College, City Academy Law College, D.A.V. Degree College, and Sri Jai Narain Degree College. Most of them are affiliated to Lucknow University.

Management Colleges:

The city is home to the prestigious B – School like Indian Institute of Management (IIM Lucknow). MBA colleges in the city offer short-term as well as long-term degree courses and diploma in management studies. Some other reputed colleges offering courses in the field include Jaipuria Institute of Management (JIMS), Department of Business Administration (Lucknow University), Central Institute of Management and Technology, and Sherwood College of Management.

Admission to the top ranking MBA colleges in Lucknow is done through entrance exams such as CAT, ATMA, MAT, etc. The presence of top ranking college like Indian Institute of Management (IIM) adds value to the reputation of the city as a major educational destination for students.

Research Institutions:

Lucknow has a large number of prestigious research and development centers. Some of the renowned research organizations in the city of Nawabsinclude Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Central Drug Research Institute, National Botanical Research Institute and Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. These research institutes are well-recognized in the country.

Engineering Colleges:

The city has no dearth of reputed engineering colleges. To name a few, I.E.T., Saroj Institute of Technology, Northern India Engineering College, Babu Banarasi Das National Institute of Technology & Management, and Sri Ramswaroop Memorial College of Engineering & Management are some well-known colleges in the field. These institutes offer education in different streams of engineering and science.

Academic law colleges in Lucknow offer undergraduate, doctoral level, postgraduate as well as vocational courses in different fields of education. So, come to the city for higher education in any field. The wonderful city is the first step towards a bright career!

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Swati Srivastava writes on behalf of, which is a reputed online education portal in India. Log on to to get complete information about various LLB colleges in India. 

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