The Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India University, Dehradun
Directorate of Distance Education
Recognitions & Approvals

Established by the State Government

The ICFAI University, Dehradun was established in 2003 by an Act of State Legislature of Uttarakhand State (Uttarakhand Act 16 of 2003) vide Gazette Notification No. 908/Higher Education/2003-03(16) 2003, dated 23rd September 2003.
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The ICFAI University, Dehradun has been listed by the UGC, under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956. The University is competent to award Degrees as specified by UGC under section 22 of the UGC Act vide Letter No. F 6-3/2004 (M&E) dated 4th April, 2005.
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The ICFAI University, Dehradun has received the recognition of the Distance Education Council for offering programs of the university through distance mode vide letter No. DEC/ICFAI/Dehradun/6165, dated 23rd October, 2007.
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Further on Recommendations of the Joint Committee of UGC-AICTE-DEC, Program-wise Approval was granted by the DEC through their letter No. DEC/ICFAI-DDN/IT/2011/6774, dated 24th August, 2011.
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Distance Education Bureau

Further Distance Education Bureau, A Bureau of University Grants Commission (UGC) has renewed the approval of programs through their letter No. UGC/DEB/UTT/ICFAI/2014/6801-6805, dated 24th May, 2014.
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