The U.P. being the largest state of India with an area of around two lacs forty thousand square kilometers and population of more than 165 million people makes UPTU as one of the largest technical universities not only in India but perhaps in Asia.
Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU) was set up by the Government of Uttar Pradesh on May 8, 2000. According to the university’s website, it is the biggest technical university in Asia. UPTU has 500 Colleges under it. UPTU is currently located in IET Lucknow campus in Capital of U.P.