Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University

state university in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh

Dr. Rammanohar Lohia Avadh University, also known as Dr. R.M.L.A University or simply Avadh University, is a university located on NH330 in Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was established in 1975 by the government of Uttar Pradesh.[1]

Dr. Rammanohar Lohia Avadh University, Faizabad, Ayodhya U.P
डॉ राममनोहर लोहिया अवध विश्‍वविद्यालय, फैजाबाद, अयोध्या
Mottoज्योतिषां ज्योतिरेकं
Motto in English
Dedicated to Truth
Established1975; 49 years ago (1975)
ChancellorTemplate:UP governor
Location, ,
NicknameAvadh University
Avadh University

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, Swami Vivekananda auditorium, health centre, central library, entrance examination cell, physics and electronics building, guest house and IT centre. It has four boys' hostels and faculty housing.

Departments and institutes

  • Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET), established in 2000, imparting B.Tech and M.Tech degrees in various engineering areas, as well as MCA.
  • Department of Business Management and Entrepreneurship
  • Department Of Mass Communication & Journalism (B.Voc Mass communication and MA Mass communication are ug and pg courses running in department)
  • Department of Physics and Electronics
  • Department of Mathematics and Statistics
  • Department of Biochemistry
  • Department of Microbiology
  • Department of Environmental Sciences
  • Department of Economics and Rural Development
  • Department of History Culture & Archaeology
  • Department of Adult, Continuing and Extension Education
  • Department of Master of Social Work
  • Department of Physical Education

Affiliated colleges


Avadh University has many degree colleges affiliated to it. They fall in eight zones: Ambedkar Nagar, Faizabad, Ayodhya, Sultanpur, Gonda, Barabanki, Pratapgarh, Bahraich and Lucknow.[2][3]

Notable alumni





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  2. "List of affiliated Colleges". targetstudy.com. November 2019. Retrieved 24 November 2019.
  3. Jun 18, TNN | Updated; 2015; Ist, 12:20. "Siddharth Univ becomes 25th state university | Allahabad News - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 31 July 2020. {{cite web}}: |last2= has numeric name (help)CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
  4. "किसान का बेटा आज है इंटरनेशनल एथलीट, कभी गलियों में बेचता था सब्जी". Dainik Bhaskar (in Hindi). 7 April 2017. Retrieved 3 January 2020.
  5. "Sanghmitra Maurya(Bahujan Samaj Party(BSP)):Constituency- ALIGANJ(ETAH) - Affidavit Information of Candidate".

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