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Avadh University


Avadh University

Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University
डॉ राम मऩोहर लोहिया अवध विश्वविद्यालय
University seal
Motto in English Dedicated to Truth
Established 25 July 1975
Type Public
Chancellor Shri B.L. Joshi
Vice-Chancellor Prof. R.C. Saraswat
Location Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Campus Urban
112.24 acres (45.42 ha)
Nickname RMLAU
Affiliations UGC, NAAC, AIU

Avadh University or Awadh University (Hindi: अवध विश्वविद्यालय) known as Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University is one of the premier universities in India. It is on NH96 in Faizabad city of Uttar Pradesh (U.P.) province. It was established on 25 July 1975 by the government of Uttar Pradesh.[1]


Avadh University

Avadh University was established by the U.P. government under the U.P. University Act, 1973 section 4 (1-A) (b) on 25 July 1975. The university became residential in 1984. Initially it opened with departments History, Culture and Archaeology, Rural Economics, Mathematics and Statistics, and Solid State Physics.

Campus and infrastructure

The university is spread over an area of 112.24 acres. It has 23 buildings which include the administration building, Kautilya administration building, examination building, an under-construction auditorium, health centre, central library, entrance examination cell, Physics and Electronics building, guest house, IT centre etc.

It has four boys' hostels and faculty housing.

Affiliated colleges

Avadh University has many degree colleges affiliated to it. They fall in nine zones: Faizabad, Sultanpur, Gonda, Barabanki, Ambedkar Nagar, Pratapgarh, Balrampur, Bhariach and Lucknow.


The University offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in following course:[2]




  1. ^ "Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University declares BEd-JEE results - The Times of India". The Times of India. May 26, 2012. Retrieved 5 October 2014. 
  2. ^ "Courses SUMMARY CHART OF COURSES WITH ELIGIBILITY". Retrieved 5 October 2014. 

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