The University of Lucknow is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in India. The physical presence of it is at University road, Nishatganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. Now, it expanded to a second campus that is located at Jankipuram.
Since Lucknow University (aka- LU) is very old and vast, it has more than 160 affiliated colleges and institutions. These colleges and institutions are situated in the surrounding areas of LU throughout the city.
You are someone who wants to know more about LU.
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If you want to know about Lucknow University, there are many articles on the internet that give you decent information about LU. But if you want A to Z about it then you must read the book “100 Years of Lucknow University: A Legacy Unsaid, Untold……” by Mohita Tiwari. Now, she is a correspondent with The Times of India, Lucknow.
Let’s keep eye on the best book to understand the history of Lucknow University well.
Best Book to Understand Lucknow University
“100 Years of Lucknow University: A Legacy Unsaid, Untold……“
She started her career as a journalist with Pioneer newspaper and by her talent and hard work, she became correspondent with TOI (aka The Times of India), Lucknow.
She had completed her post-graduation from the University of Lucknow. From 2019 to now, she is pursuing her Ph.D. in Environmental Studies.
She has written many articles on science and economics but her articles on historical incidents like Ayodhya matter, Lok Sabha is much liked. She is a history buff person and wrote the history of Allahabad University, Banaras Hindu University, Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, etc. very comprehensively.
In this book, you will get to read the amazing journey of the university in 100 years. The book exposes a number of incidents that openly affect LU. It describes how a brick made such a large building together. Each brick has its own story which the author tells in detail.
From Canning College to one of the best universities in India, the book has discussed the LU at every point comprehensively.
The author wrote it in a very easy-to-understand language. It has illustrated well with rare pictures of LU that make it more engaging. For everyone who wants to take the overview of Lucknow University, must read this book.
Why should you read it?
There is a psychological fact that if you know someone beforehand then you will be able to feel very comfortable with them. Therefore, if you want to study at LU, you must read it. It will make you aware of everything there. If you do this, you will be able to enjoy everything there.
These books will not only give you a glimpse of the establishment of the university, but they will also give complete information from that day till now. If you are a history buff then you can benefit from these books as a better understanding of historical events.
So, make sure you read this book and enjoy the history of LU.
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