University of Lucknow located at Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, was founded in the year 1921. This university is affiliated to University Grants Commission (UGC); Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU); Association of Indian Universities (AIU). The courses offered by University of Lucknow are MBA (Finance & Control), Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Markets and Portfolio Management, Master of Arts in Language (Russian, Urdu, Persian, Hindi, English, Arabic) M.A in( Sociology, Statistics, Social Work, Public Administration, Psychology, Philosophy, Arab Culture, Medieval & Modern Indian History , Mathematics, Linguistics, Economics, Composite History, Aacharya, Anthropology) and many more. Most of the courses have a 'Yearly' system, although some of the new courses, like BBA (Bachelor in Business Administration) and MBA (Master of Business Administration) are on a Semester system. University of Lucknow is accredited to Bar Council of India (BCI), National Council of Teacher Education (NCTE) and National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). It also provides campus placement for its students. Some of the top recruiting companies are Ltech India Software systems Pvt. Ltd, Reserve bank of India, HCL Info systems, MTS India, SIDBI, PEPSICO India and many more.