The Maharishi University of Information Technology (MUIT) was established under MUIT Uttar Pradesh Act No. 31 of 2001 notification no 573 dated 06 October 2001. The University Main Campus is at Sitapur Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh The University is reputed to disseminate quality education. His Holiness Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Ji was the First Chancellor of the University. MUIT has been recognized and included in the list of Universities, maintained by the UGC under section 2 (f) of the UGC Act, 1956. The University offers Diploma in Engineering, B.Tech, M.Tech, BBA, MBA, BCA, MCA, B.Com, M.Com, B.Sc, M.Sc & Ph.D Courses. Under this scheme selected programmes are offered to the students at U.P. MUIT students can now qualify for dual degrees in the same perfect academic year by combining one regular and one convergence course concurrently. To further assist students audio-visual rooms are being setup in select campuses so that students can listen to educational programmes broadcast through Satellite and Internet as also exploit multi-media for learning. The University has been established in the lap of nature is sprawling 31 acre plot of land with well designed Internal Roads, Spacious Lawns, Botanical Garden with a treasure of medicinal plants, far from pollution of industry yet well connected by air, rail and road.