Professional education in India has been given a lot of importance in the past few years. India has a history of not being so developed in terms of higher education. But that phase has been successfully overcome. A lot of universities were also formed recently, which are producing international professions. The Northern part of India has got a lot of such universities, as mentioned below.
Lovely Professional University
Lovely Professional University is one of the most prestigious universities present in North India. It’s located in Jalandar. It is recognized by University Grants Commission, a Government of India body. It also has one of the hugest campuses. It has a student centre, a cricket ground, a Mac lab, an aviation lab etc. To get admission for various programs in LPU, one has to crack LPUNEST. LPUNEST is LPU’s National Entrance and Scholarship Test. This poses as the basis for eligibility for certain programs and scholarship for most of them. You can register online for LPUNEST. An amazing feature of LPUNEST is that its test centers are spread across 50 countries and 140 cities in India.
University of Delhi
University of Delhi, whose short form is DU was started back in 1922. It covers a lot of college under the title “Delhi University” such as St Stephen’s college, Hindu College, Ramjas college etc. The university has grown a lot from back then. There are about 86 academic departments, 77 colleges etc. It has a North campus, a South campus, an East campus and a west campus. It covers a wide range of academic disciplines like arts, fine arts, medical sciences, mathematical sciences etc.
Jawaharlal Nehru University was started in 1969. It’s ranked high and is a pretty reputed university. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council graded the university 3.9 on 4. Yet again located in Delhi, it gives way to brilliant ideas due to its emphasis on research based on liberal arts and applied sciences. It has a lot of student politics present, which would turn the person you go as into a person who now has a much wider perspective towards affairs happening all over the world.
Birla Institute of Technology and Science
BITS is a deemed university with 15 academic departments. It is specialized in undergraduate education in streams like engineering, science and management. It also provides degree programs in its campuses in Goa and Hyderabad. It’s one of the top institutes in India for higher education. The university does not limit itself to bachelor programs but also covers higher degree programs like M.E, M.Pharm, MBA etc. BITSAT is the online entrance test that you’re required to crack to get admission in the institute/ university.
Panjab University is located in Chandigarh and is one of the oldest universities in India till date. It consists of over 70 departments dedicated to teaching and research and 15 centres are present at the main campus. With the presence of over 180 affiliated colleges spread over the districts of Punjab, it offers a package of multiple subject choices such as arts, business, fine arts, education, engineering, languages, law, medical sciences etc.
On the basis of teaching, research, ranking, campus and infrastructure, these are the 5 top universities in North India.