U. P. Rajarshi Tandon Open University (UPRTOU), Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh Rajarshi Tandon Open University (UPRTOU) is situated at Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. It’s a public university & the university plans to provide access to higher education for large segments of population and in particular, the disadvantaged groups such as those living in remote and rural areas including working people, house wives and other adults who wish to upgrade or acquire knowledge through studies in various fields. There shall be established a University by the name of the Uttar Pradesh Rajarshi Tandon Open University. he headquarters of the University shall be at Allahabad and it may establish or maintain colleges or study centres at such other places in the State as it may deem fit.

Courses Offered:

1. Under Graduate Programmes

     * Bachelor of Arts [BA]

     * Bachelor of Commerce[B.COM]

     * Bachelor in Tourism[BTS]

     * Bachelor of Science [B.Sc.]

     * Bachelor in Computer Application [BCA]

     * Undergraduate Arts in (Arts) Single Subject[UGSS]

     * Undergraduate Science in (Science) Single Subject [UGSS]

     * Bachelor in Business Administration[BBA]

     * Bachelor of Library and Information Science[BLIS]

2. Post Graduate Programmes

     * Master of Arts [MA] (Hindi, English, Economics, History, Sociology, Political Science, Education,Social Work, Philosophy, Sanskrit,Statistics)[MA]

     * Master of Library and Information Science[MLIS]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication[PGDJMC]

     * Master of Journalism[MJ]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management[PGDFM]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Translation[PGDT]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in International Marketing and E-Business[PGDIMB]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Creative Writing in Hindi[PGDCWH]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Educational Administration[PGDEA]

     * Post Graduate Diploma on Environment and Sustainable Development[PGD-ESD]

     * Electronic Media Management and Film Production[PGDEM & FP]

     * Master of Commerce[M.Com.]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management[PGDMM]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Production Management[PGDPM]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Development[PGDHRD]

     * P.G. Diploma in Vocational Guidance and Career Counselling[PGDVGCC]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Distance Education[PGDDE]

     * Master Of Science (Statistics, Bio-Chemistry)[M.Sc.]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Functional Hindi[PGDFH]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Journalism and Mass Communication[PGDRJMC]

     * Master of Computer Science[M.Sc.CS]

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Social Work[PGDSW]

3. General Diploma Programmes

     * Diploma in Health Education and Nutrition[DHEN]

     * Diploma in Tourism Studies[DTS]

     * Diploma in Rural Development[DRD]

     * Diploma Course in Dietics and Nutrition[DCDN]

     * Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education[DECE]

     * Diploma in Indian Heritage[DIIH]

     * Diploma in Sanskrit[DIS]

     * Diploma in Jyotrivigyan[DIJV]

4. Certificate Programmes

     * Certificate in Post Harvest Technology and Value Addition[CPHT & VA]

     * Certificate in Cultivation Medicinal and Aromatic Plants[CCMAP]

     * Certificate in Live Stock Production System[CLPS]

     * Certificate Course in Tourism Studies[CTS]

     * Certificate Course in Child Care and Nutrition[CCCN]

     * Certificate Course in Nutrition and Food[CNF]

     * Certificate Course in Consumer Protection[CCP]

     * Certificate Course in Human Rights[CHR]

     * Certificate Course in Disaster Management[CDM]

     * Certificate in HIV and Family Education[CHFE]

     * Certificate in Women's Empowerment and Development[CWED]

     * Certificate Course in Yoga[CCY]

     * Certificate in Carpet and Textile Technology[CCTT]

     * Certificate in Taxation and Export-Import Management[CTEIM]

     * Certificate in Applied Criminology[CAC]

     * Certificate in Fashion Designing[CFD]

     * Certificate in Textile Designing[CTD]

     * Certificate in Rural Journalism and Mass communication[CRJMC]

     * Certificate in Pali[CIP]

     * Certificate in Education Testing[CIET]

     * Certificate in Research Method[CIRM]

     * Certificate in Jyotrivigyan[CIJM]

     * Certificate in Indian Heritage[CIIH]

     * Certificate in Sanskrit[CIS]

     * Certificate in E-Business[CIEB]

     * Certificate Course in Communication & Information Technology[CCCIT]

5. Computer Programmes

     * Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application[PGDCA]

     * Basic Diploma in Computer[DIC]

     * Diploma in Computers in office management[DCOM]

     * Certificate in Computers Course[CCC]

     * Diploma in Hardware Technology[DIHT]

6. Vocational Programmes

     * Diploma in Fashion Designing[DFD]

     * Diploma in Textile Designing[DTD]

     * Diploma in Photography[DIP]

     * Diploma in Home Arts (DHA)[DHA]

     * Diploma in E-Business[DIEB]

7. Professional Programmes

     * Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]

     * Master of Business Administration [MBA]

     * Master of Computer Application [MCA]

     * B.Ed. Special Education[B.Ed.SE]

8. Awareness Programmes

     * Awareness Programme in Panchyati Raj[APPR]

     * Awareness Programme in Yoga[APY]

     * Awareness Programme in Dairy Farming[APDF]

     * Awareness Programme in Child Care and Nutrition[APCCN]

     * Awareness Programme in Child Nutrition and Food[APNF]

     * Awareness Programme in HIV and Family Education[APHFE]

Regional Centres of the University

U.P. Rajarshi Tandon Open University operates in the entire Uttar Pradesh, As the state is vast, geographically, the university has established five Regional Centres, to cater to the needs of their respective regions: the division of the regions is as under:


S.No. Name of Coordinator/co-coordinator, address and phone number of the Regional Centres Districts under Regional Center

Prof. Sunil Kumar Pandey

Dr.Jitendra Kumar Yadav

Justice J.K.Singh,

Swastika City Sultanpur Road Near Shail Nursing Instt,


Fax/Tel No: 0522-2732200

Moblie: 9415608673

Lucknow, Barabanki, Gonda, Balrampur, Bahraich, Lakhimpur, Sitapur, Hardoi, Unnao, Raebarely, Kanpur dehat, Farrukhabad, Kannauj, Mainpuri, Jalaon, Hamirpur, Etawah, Auraiya, Faizabad and Shrawasti.

Dr. (Smt.) Beena Yadav

35-A-14/B, Rampur bagh, Bareily

Tel No: 0581-2567610, 2420267

Fax: 0581-2567610,

Mobile: 9456601160,9415608648

Baraely, Badayun, rampur, muradabad, Saharanpur, Bijnour, Muzaffarnagar, Meerut, Baghpat, Ghaziabad, agra, Mathura, Aligarh, Mahamaya nagar, Bulandshahar, Gautam Buddhanagar, Jyotibaphule nagar, Pilibhit, Eta and Firozabad.

Prof. Jai Prakash                                

Shri Rajesh Kumar Gautam

Maya Prakash Bhawan, Canal Road, Daudpur, Gorakhpur - 273001.

Tel No: 0551-2321355

Fax: 0551-2200330

Mobile: 9415245077,9415608647,9415608665

Gorakhpur, Maharajganj, Kushinagar, Sant Kabir nagar, Basti, Siddharth Nagar, Deoria, Mau, Azamgarh, Ambedkar nagar, Ballia nad Ghazipur

Prof. A.N. Maurya

15,Adarsh Nagar,(Near shivajee Nagar Colony) Mahmurganj ,Varanshi-221010 Fax/Phone -0542-22222154 ,9415608640

Varanasi, Chandauli, Sant Ravidas nagar, Jaunpur, Ghazipur, Mirzapur and Sonebhadra

Dr. H. C. Jaiswal                              Dr.Ram Pravesh Rai

Chhatra Kalyan Bhawan,

12/12, Kamla Nehru Marg,

(Near K. P. Girls College) Civil Lines, Allahabad.

Phone - 0532-2607510

Mobile : 9415608641,9415608720,9335101445

Allahabad, Kaushambi, Pratapgarh, Sultanpur, Jhansi, Banda, Fatehpur, Maboba, Chitrakoot

Contact Us:

Head Office:


Allahabad - 211013

Phone: 0532-2447035,2447038,2447028

FAX: 2447032,2447036


Student Welfare Building:

K. P. Girls Inter College Compound,

Behind Power House,

Allahabad - 211003

Phone: 0532-2607510,2606890

FAX: 2624368


Academic Campus:

12/19 Kamala Nehru Road

Manmohan Park,Katra

Allahabad - 211002

Phone: 0532-2548977,2548497




List of All Colleges in India

List of All Universities in India

List of Central Universities in India

List of Deemed University in India

Start Discussion!
* (Will not be published)
* (First time user can put any password, and use same password onwards)
Start a new topic: (If you have any question related to this post/category then you can start a new topic and people can participate by answering your question in a separate thread)
Title/Question: (55 Chars. Maximum)
Comment/Detailed description:* (No HTML / URL Allowed)

Characters left

Verification code:*

(If you cannot see the verification code, then refresh here)

CBSE Board, UP Board, IGNOU, JNU, MBA MCA, BBA and other educational boards of India

Disclaimer: For documents and information available on, we do not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information. Papers, Results, Syllabus, Logo and other educational contents are owned by Indian Education Board and BoardGuess does not hold any copyright on it. The format of materials, being displayed on this website, comes under the copyright act., All Rights Reserved ©