Allahabad State University established under Uttar Pradesh State University Act, 2013


From the Desk of Vice-Chancellor


Prof. Rajendra Prasad

         As per declaration of the hon'ble Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Sri Akhilesh Yadav, I am deeply beholden to place on record that Allahabad State University, Allahabad has been established by the Uttar Pradesh State Universities (Amendment) Act 2013 with the goal of providing higher education to the younger generation and making it a " world-class" multi-disciplinary global institution encompassing various branches and frontiers of higher learning and research in the entire domain, range and scope of "knowledge power".

It is now especially noteworthy that, in exercise of the powers under sub-section (1A) of section 4 of the Uttar Pradesh State Universities Act.1973 (President's Act no. 10 of 1973) as amended and re-enacted by U.P.Act no.29 of 1974 the hon' ble Governor is pleased to appoint 17 June 2016 as the date on which Allahabad State University shall be made fully functional under its legal authority and framework. Accordingly, we are going to start its first academic session 2016-2017.

On behalf of the State university and exclusively on my own , I extend a very warm welcome to all authorities, citizens, students and fellow Indian and global intellectuals to join us in our endeavours for making Allahabad State University , Allahabad a world-class multidisciplinary institution of quality higher education and, at the same time, meeting the qualitative and professional needs of the younger generation in the changing social, political and economic milieu, and also facilitating them to reach the zenith to serve the cause of humanity at large.