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278 engineering colleges reported to be fake

278 engineering colleges had been named as ‘fake’. Satya Pal Singh, minister of state for Human Resource Development, communicate a full list in Lok Sabha. Delhi top the list with 66.

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Local students and foreigners need to be cautious. 278 institutions are conducting courses(diploma, degree)  which had not been approved. Instructions had been given to the  India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) to take actions against these colleges.

Region where fake colleges are found

  • Delhi: 66
  • Telangana: 35
  • West Bengal: 27
  • Karnataka: 23
  • UP: 22
  • HP:18
  • Bihar: 17
  • Maharashra: 16
  • Tamil Nadu:11
  • Gujarat: 8
  • Chandigarh: 7
  • AP: 7
  • Punjab:5
  • Uttarkhand: 3
  • Rajasthan: 3

278 engineering colleges reported to be fake