There are many universities in the world. The universities offer education to many students. There are universities which are run by the government as well as the private. Under universities there are many schools and colleges. The main aim of every university is to offer good education. Some universities are old and some are new. Universities provide undergraduate education and post graduate education. Universities are also known as institutions of higher education.
Now let us discuss about top ten largest universities in the world in 2017 that have given the intellectual students who are the future of this upcoming
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- 10. University of pune, India
- 09. Tribhuvan University, Nepal
- 08. Ramkhamhaeng university
- 07. Universitas Terbuka, Indonesia
- 06. Payame Noor University, Iran
- 05. Bangladesh National University, Bangladesh
- 04. Allama Iqbal Open University
- 03. Islamic Azad University, Iran
- 02. Anadolu University
- 01. Indira Gandhi National Open University, India
Here is the list of world’s top 10 largest universities
10. University of pune, India
It is one of the largest universities in the world 2017. It is located in Pune in India. In this university there are 493,531 students. University of Pune was founded in 1949. The university is very large and there are lakhs of students. This university is tenth largest university. This university offers more than four hundred courses for both undergraduate as well as postgraduate students. In this university the main facilities are anthropology and electronic science with subcategories.
09. Tribhuvan University, Nepal
Tribhuvan University is one of the largest universities in the world. This university is in Kitipur a small town in Nepal. This university was founded in 1959. This university was the first university to provide higher education. Presently there are more than five hundred thousand students. This university has thirty eight central departments and also it has four research centers. This university offer education for both undergraduate as well as postgraduate. For these this university is placed in ninth position of top ten list.
08. Ramkhamhaeng university
It is one of the largest universities in the world 2017. Ramkhamhaengis two open universities in Thailand. This university is very large and it has many courses. The main aim of this university is to reach urban and rural area students. This university develops a unique programme to reach other universities and exchange information.
07. Universitas Terbuka, Indonesia
It is one of the largest universities in the world. This university is in Indonesia. This university was founded in 1984. At present this university has more than six hundred and fifty thousand students. The main aim of this university is to become a world’s top Distance Learning University by 2021. This university is very large. There are many courses in this university. This university offers many courses to students. This university gives importance to independent learning. This university is a home for thousands of students. Thus, this university has found a spot in this list.
06. Payame Noor University, Iran
This University from Iran has taken the sixth position in the list. This University is located in Teheran in Iran. At present there are 818,150 students. This university was founded in 1988. In this university there education for undergraduate and post graduate students is Available. This University is run by Islamic Republic of Iran. There are many departments in this university such as Social science and economy, Human science, art and media and theology, agriculture and Islamic studies.
05. Bangladesh National University, Bangladesh
This university is one of the largest universities in the Indian Subcontinent. It is situated in Bangladesh. Bangladesh National University gives education for undergraduate students and also postgraduate student. This university provides education in over 1600 colleges in Bangladesh. There are students from all over the world. This university is run by Bangladesh Government. According to recent study there are more than one million students in this university. For these reasons this university is placed in fifth position of top ten largest universities list.
04. Allama Iqbal Open University
Allama Iqbal Open University is fourth largest universities in the world 2017. This university is the first open universities in Asia. This university provides education for all students around the world. In the university there is education for graduate and post graduate student. This university is in Islamabad. This university has very largest networks in the country. This university has more than 900 faculty members. This university has distance education facilities. For these reasons this university is placed in fourth position of top ten largest universities list.
03. Islamic Azad University, Iran
Yet another University from Iran has featured in this list of the World’s largest universities in the world. This university is in Tehran in Iran. Islamic Azad University was founded in 1982. This university has many branches all over in Tehran including south and north central Tehran. In the university there are more than 1,900,000 students from all around the world. There are many faculties such as science, art, agriculture, medical, technology. This is the main reason for the student’s attraction towards this university.
02. Anadolu University
Anadolu University is world’s second largest universities. This university is a Turkish university. Anadolu University has a wide network around the world. In this university there are three distance learning programmes, four vacation schools, nine institutes, seven schools, twenty eight research centers and two campuses in the university. The university has a huge number of 1800 faculty members. This is the biggest university in turk. For these reasons this university is placed in second position of top ten largest universities list.
01. Indira Gandhi National Open University, India
Named after the first women Prime minister of India, its headquarters are located in New Delhi. This university is abbreviated as IGNOU. It was established in 1985. This university is an on-campus and distance learning university. This university is famous Open University in India. There is education for undergraduate students as well as post graduate students in this university. This university serves thirty five countries of the world. This university has 21 schools and 2300 study centers. This university is said to be the largest university in the world. For these reasons this university is placed in first position of top ten largest universities list.
This was the list of the Top 10 Largest Universities in the world 2017. These universities offer a wide range of courses. The main aim of the universities is to provide good education for all. With educated society, it is possible to face some of the serious social issues very effectively.