Shri Venkateshwara University is an autonomous body promulgated by the Government of Uttar Pradesh Act No. 26 of 2010, passed by Uttar Pradesh legislature. The University is under the process of recognition by the UGC u/s 2(f) of the UGC Act 1956. The State Act has given the University the right to confer degree, diploma and certificates and these are in accordance with section 22(1) of the UGC Act. It is a young and dynamic university that offers its students an authentic and unforgettable living and educational experience in a unique environment.
Shri Venkateshwara University is promoted by Shri Bankey Bihari Educational & Welfare Trust (SBBEWT), established in the year 1997. The Trust is controlled by a Board of Management constituted by SBBEWT and headed by our Trustees, who have great vision and wisdom. The group, under able leadership and with the active support and association of renowned academicians, experienced professionals and technocrats has established a chain of many institutions of higher learning. Some of them are:
Situated at Lekhi Village, Naharlagun, Papum Pare, Arunachal Pradesh, Venkateshwara Open University established in 2012 and offers graduate, post-graduate, diploma/degree courses in multiple disciplines along with Ph.D and M.Phil. programmes.