Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow, which was previously known as Uttar Pradesh Technical University, is a public university in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh set up by the government of Uttar Pradesh. Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU) regulates UPSEE for granting admission to first-year courses in the field of management, engineering, pharmacy, architecture, fashion & apparel design, fine arts, and many other programmes. In addition, the authority also offers admission to lateral entry undergraduate courses in the field of Pharmacy, Engineering, and Computer Applications.