Educational and Sports Institutions (Uttar Pradesh)– Old Year Questions and Answers

1. Which one of the following Universities does not have any Medical College under it?

(a) Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Agra
(b) Aligarh Muslim University
(c) Rohilkhand University
(d) Sahuji Maharaj University, Kanpur

[U.P.P.C.S. (Spl.) (Mains) 2008]


2. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer from the code given below the lists :

List-I List-II
(Place) (Name of Medical College)
A. Jhansi 1. G.S. Vidyarthi Memorial Medical College
B. Kanpur 2. Baba Raghav Das Medical
C. Agra 3. Maharani Laxmibai Medical College
D. Gorakhpur  4. S.N. Medical College

Code :

(a) 1 4 3 2
(b) 3 1 4 2
(c) 3 4 2 1
(d) 3 2 1 4

[U.P. Lower Sub. (Mains) 2013]


3. In Uttar Pradesh, Government Medical Colleges are going to be established in –

(a) Bijnor and Sultanpur
(b) Buddaun and Jaunpur
(c) Bulandshahar and Hardoi
(d) Etah and Pratapgarh

[U.P. Lower Sub. (Pre) 2013]


4. The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet approved on 29th July 2020 to establish a National Law University in which of the following cities?

(a) Kanpur
(b) Lucknow
(c) Gorakhpur
(d) Prayagraj

[U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2020]


5. Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Pashu Chikitsa Vishwa Vidyalaya is located at –

(a) Faizabad
(b) Mathura
(c) Bareilly
(d) Jhansi

[U.P. Lower Sub. (Mains) 2015]


6. On March 31, 2013, how many general Central Universities are located in the U.P.?

(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Four

[U.P. P.C.S. (Mains) 2016, U.P.P.C.S. (Spl.) Pre-2008, U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2013, U.P.R.O./A.R.O. (Mains) 2013]


7. In Uttar Pradesh Central Agricultural University is being set up at –

(a) Varanasi
(b) Jhansi
(c) Banda
(d) Bareilly

[U.P.R.O./A.R.O. (Mains) 2014]


8. The only Open University in Uttar Pradesh is known as

(a) Bir Bahadur Singh Open University
(b) Ram Manohar Lohia Open University
(c) Rajarshi Purushottam Das Tandon Open University
(d) Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Open University

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2008]


9. The only open University of Uttar Pradesh is located at –

(a) Jhansi
(b) Gorakhpur
(c) Allahabad
(d) Agra

[U.P.R.O./A.R.O. (Spl.) (Mains) 2010, U.P.R.O./A.R.O. (Mains) 2014]


10. The number of agricultural universities in Uttar Pradesh is –

(a) 2
(b) 3
(c) 4
(d) 5

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2013]


11. As of 31st December 2017 how many State Universities are there under the Higher Education Department in Uttar Pradesh?

(a) 12
(b) 13
(c) 14
(d) More than 15

[U.P. P.C.S. (Mains) 2016]


12. Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Agricultural University is located at –

(a) Faizabad
(b) Meerut
(c) Kanpur
(d) Jhansi

[U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2011]


13. Where in Uttar Pradesh is Knowledge Park being established

(a) Lucknow
(b) Prayagraj
(c) Varanasi
(d) Greater Noida

[U.P. R.O./A.R.O. (Mains) 2017]


14. In which of the following places the Bio-technology Park is located in Uttar Pradesh?

(a) Kanpur
(b) Ghaziabad
(c) Noida
(d) Lucknow

[U.P.P.C.S. (Pre) 2020]


15. Which one of the following is a State University?

(a) Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi
(b) Allahabad University, Allahabad
(c) Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow
(d) Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia National Law University, Lucknow

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2014]


16. How many universities in Uttar Pradesh have been named after Dr. B.R. Ambedkar?

(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Four

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2015]


17. The oldest university of Uttar Pradesh is

(a) Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
(b) Allahabad University, Allahabad
(c) Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut
(d) Lucknow University, Lucknow

[U.P.R.O./A.R.O. (Mains) 2014, U.P.R.O./A.R.O. (Pre) 2010, U.P.R.O./A.R.O. (Spl.) (Mains) 2010]


18. Who among the following is the founder of Kashi Vidyapeeth?

(a) Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya
(b) Acharya Narendra Dev
(c) Babu Shiv Prasad Gupta
(d) Mahatma Gandhi

[U.P. P.C.S. (Mains) 2016]


19. The biggest centre of Software and Business Process Outsourcing Industries is established in U.P. at which of the following cities?

(a) Meerut
(b) Kanpur
(c) Varanasi
(d) Noida

[U.P.B.E.O. (Pre) 2019]


20. Which is the first music college established in Uttar Pradesh to provide music education?

(a) Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad
(b) Bharat Kala Bhawan, Varanasi
(c) Bhatkhande hindustani Sangeet Mahavidyalaya, Lucknow
(d) None of the above

[U.P. Lower Sub. (Mains) 2013]


21. The first Music College that was established for music education in U.P. was :

(a) Sangeet Natak Academy
(b) Lalit Kala Academy
(c) Bhatkhande Hindustani Sangeet Mahavidyalaya
(d) Prayag Sangeet Samiti

[U.P.P.S.C. (GIC) 2010, U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2003]


22. Bhatkhande Sangeet Sansthan, Lucknow became a Deemed University in –

(a) 1998
(b) 2001
(c) 2003
(d) 2004

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2009]


23. Match List-I with the List-Il and select the correct answer from the code given below:

List-I List -II
(Institutions) (Year of Establishment)
A. Bhatkhande Sangeet Sansthan 1. 1926
B. Rajya Lalit Kala Academy 2. 1962
C. U.P. Sangeet Natak Academy 3. 1963
D. Bhartendu Natya Academy 4. 1975

Code :

(a) 1 2 3 4
(b) 2 3 4 1
(c) 4 3 2 1
(d) 3 2 1 4

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2014]


24. In which of the following cities is Lalit Kala Akademi Uttar Pradesh located?

(a) Lucknow
(b) Varanasi
(c) Mathura
(d) Allahabad

[U.P. R.O./A.R.O. (Pre) 2016]


25. In which year ‘Bhartendu Natya Academy’ was established?

(a) 1975
(b) 1965
(c) 1985
(d) 1995

[U.P. R.O./A.R.O. (Pre) 2016]


26. A minority educational institution named the “Maulana Mohammad Ali Jauhar University” is being established at-

(a) Azamgarh
(b) Meerut
(c) Rampur
(d) Varanasi

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2005]


27. In which of the following divisions of Uttar Pradesh the first Samajwadi Abhinav School was established ?

(a) Allahabad
(b) Aligarh
(c) Agra
(d) Varanasi

[U.P. R.O./A.R.O. (Pre) 2016]


28. In Uttar Pradesh, the first handicapped University has been established at –

(a) Lucknow
(b) Chitrakoot
(c) Kanpur
(d) Banda

[U.P.P.C.S. (Mains) 2008, 2012]


29. Where is Guru Gobind Singh Sports College located ?

(a) Saifai
(b) Varanasi
(c) Lucknow
(d) Meerut

[U.P. P.C.S. (Mains) 2016, U.P.P.C.S. (Spl.) (Mains) 2008]


30. In which of the following regions of U.P., Anna Pratha is a curse for its agriculture and forestry development?

(a) East U.P.
(b) Bundelkhand region of U.P.
(c) Central U.P.
(d) Western U.P.

[U.P.B.E.O. (Pre) 2019]


31. Rajiv Gandhi National Aviation University is situated in U.P. at

(a) Noida
(b) Agra
(c) Fursatganj
(d) Varanasi

[U.P.R.O./A.R.O (Mains) 2016]