Lucknow University Admission to UG and PG, PG Diploma, and Certificate Courses is currently open for the academic session 2022-23. The application deadline has been extended to August 12, 2022. The last date to apply for Lucknow University PhD Admission 2022 is August 16, 2022. Application Link. The university has also released the tentative schedule for UGET 2022. Check Here

This deemed university is well known for research and higher studies.

  • The university has introduced Diploma courses in Natyasastra (an ancient treatise on dramaturgy). Students having an MA Sanskrit degree can apply for Diploma and PhD programs.
  • Lucknow University has just introduced a PhD program on Tantra Agam (the academic and philosophical derivations of the occult and Shaiva Philosophy). 5 seats will be given to the students of Shaiva School out of the total 16 seats offered under this PhD program.
  • LU is also accepting applications for admission to MBA and MTTM programs for 2021-22. The selection will be done through the candidate’s percentile in IIM CAT 2020 or Lucknow University Management Entrance Test (LUMET) 2021. Willing candidates can go through the official website of the university to apply.

Lucknow University Admission Dates

The important dates pertaining to the Lucknow University Admissions are given below:

Application Deadline for UG/ PG/ PG Diploma/ Certificate Courses August 12, 2022 (Extended)
Application Deadline for PhD courses August 16, 2022
UGET 2022 Dates August 22- 28, 2022 (Tentative)

Lucknow University UG Courses

The Lucknow University offers a total of eleven bachelor's courses the details of which are given below:

BSc Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Physics, Botany, Zoology, Geology, Chemistry, Statistics, Anthropology, Genetics & Genomics
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility Criteria: Passed 12 with 50% marks
  • Selection Criteria: University-based entrance exam
BFA (Textile Design)
BA Hindi, English, Economics, Political Science, Psychology, Geography, Mathematics, Defense Studies, Travel & Tourism Management, Jyotir Vigyan
BTech CSE, Mechanical, Civil, Electrical, Electronics & Communication
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Eligibility Criteria: Passed 12 with 55% marks
  • Selection Criteria: UPSEE Score

Lucknow University PG Courses

The University of Lucknow offers numerous PG Courses the details of some of the top courses are given below:

MA Economics, Political Science, English, Hindi, Psychology, Geography, Mathematics, Defense Studies, Sociology, Jyotir Vigyan, etc. Duration: 2 years Eligibility Criteria: BA with 45% marks Selection Criteria: University based entrance exam
MBA  – Duration: 2 years Eligibility Criteria: Bachelor’s degree with 45% marks Selection Criteria: CAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ LUMET etc.

Lucknow University PhD Course 

PhD 3 yrs 50% marks in masters in relevant field University-Based exam

Lucknow University Application Process

The university provides a variety of UG, PG, and PhD courses in multiple disciplines. Admissions to all the courses are done on the basis of various entrance exams, last educational qualifications. Applicants who want to take admission to any of the courses must register themselves.

The detailed procedure for Lucknow University Admissions is given below:

Step1: Visit the official website of the university and click on the admission portal

Step2: Register yourself with your contact number and email id, applicants will receive their login details on the registered email id.

Step3: Log in to your module by entering your login credentials and begin with the application procedure of your desired course

Step4: Fill the form with personal details along with the educational qualifications and upload scanned photo, identity proof and signature

Step5: Applicants can preview their entries made at this point. If there is some error, that can be edited in this section.

Step6: Make the payment of application fee according to your course.

With this, the registration and application procedure are completed. Applicants are requested to take a printout of the application form and fee invoice for future requirements. And wait for instructions from the university.

Documents Required:

  • Valid Email ID and Active Mobile Number
  • Scanned passport size photograph in JPEG format
  • Scanned signature
  • Intermediate (10+2) Mark sheet
  • Aadhar Card
  • Photo ID proof
  • Caste Certificate (if required)
  • Income Certificate (if required)


Lucknow University cutoff list for 2021 still has not been released. After examination, the cutoff list will be shared. Here is the cut-off for the year 2020:

MBA International Business 40
MBA Finance and Control 40
MBA Marketing 40
MBA in Human Resources and International Resources 40

Lucknow University Admission FAQs

Ques. Can I apply for admission to multiple courses through one application form?

Ans. No, the candidate must fill separate forms for each program.

Ques. Is it possible to update the information provided by me in the online application form, once the fee is submitted/final submission of form is done or do I have to submit a new application form?

Ans. Some basic details like Applicant’s Name, Father’s Name and Mother’s Name cannot be updated. However, applicants can make changes in certain fields like Date of Birth, Gender, Address, etc. till the last date of submission. Corrections in the category opted will be allowed only for General and OBC applicants.

Ques. I want to withdraw my admission application, what is the process to get the refund of the fee submitted?

Ans. The application fee is non-refundable. Once the candidate deposited the fees at the time of registration will not be refunded under any circumstances. So, decide before filling the application form.

Ques. What if anyone fails to deposit the fee within the deadline of application?

Ans. The seat shall be given to the next candidate in the list or to the student in the waiting list.

Ques. Is there any hostel facility available for the students in the University campus?

Ans. Yes, hostel facility is available for limited students in both campuses. Separate accommodation for boys and girls is there.

Ques. How many colleges are there under Lucknow University?

Ans. A total of 170 colleges are affiliated to Lucknow University located all over the city and surrounding areas. Some of the top colleges under LU are Aryavart Institute of Higher Education, Lucknow Christian College, Mahila Mahavidyalaya.

Ques. I have completed my 12th from the National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS). Am I eligible for admission in LU?

Ans. Yes, all students who have completed their 12th, diploma, polytechnic or any other equivalent course from any recognized institution are eligible for taking admission in LU.

Ques. I don’t have any method of online payment. Can I submit the application fee on the college campus?

Ans. Sorry, the university doesn’t provide any offline facility to pay the application fee. The candidate must have to pay the application fee online.