• The Four types of universities in India.
  • Central universities, State universities, Deemed university, Private universities


Indian Universities are recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC), which draws its power from the University Grants Commission Act, 1956.

The Types of Universities

  • Central Universities
  • State Universities
  • Deemed University
  • Private Universities

Universities in India

Yoga in India


Yoga began in the Indus-Saraswati civilisation more than 5,000 years ago. The Rig Veda is the first text that mentions the word yoga. The Bhagvad Gita, composed around 500 BC, is replete with details about yoga. 21 June is International Yoga Day.