Uttarakhand Technical University is a newly formed University. It is situated at Vasant Vihar in Dehradun of the state Uttarakhand. University's endeavor is to attend best quality technical education.It was established in 2004, earlier all the technical colleges in Uttarakhand were affiliated to UP Technical University. Its main aim is to help Uttarakhand in its technical development.
It offers courses both at graduate and postgraduate levels. At graduate level it offers B.Tech, B.Pharma, A.Arch and BHMCT. It grants engineering degree in applied electronics & instrumentation, electrical & electronics engineering, bio-chemical engineering, civil engineering, computer science & engineering, electrical engineering, electronics & communication engineering, industrial & production engineering, information technology and mechanical engineering. Under its postgraduate program the University awards degree in MBA, MCA, M.Pharma and M.Tech. All the courses offered by this University is also approved by All India Council of Technical Education.
The admission procedure involves a State Entrance Examination usually conducted in the month of June and exam forms for the same are available in second week of April. Colleges associated to this University includes Dev Bhoomi Institute of Technology, Graphic era Institute of Technology, Dehradun Institute of Technology and many more. The students appeared and qualified AEEEE exam and who are domicile of Uttarakhand or have completed 10 + 2 exams from any Institute of Uttarakhand are eligible to get admission in UKTEC.
The UKTU counseling for all branches of B.Tech is conducted in three phase. If you have not appeared for AIEEE, you can still have the chance to get into UKTECH colleges. For such students merit will be generated according to the 10 + 2 marks and it will be considered during third phase of counseling. All the news related to admission is published in all the major state dailies.