• University of Lucknow
• Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow
• King George’s Medical University
• Biotech Park
• Central Drug Research Institute
• National Botanical Research Institute
• Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University.
• Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeobotany
• Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University,
• Integral University
Lucknow is a growing IT hub, also called Biotech City. Major industries in the Lucknow include aeronautics, machine tools, distillery chemicals, furniture and Chikan embroidery.
Lucknow is also a major centre for research and development as home to the prominent R&D centres of the National Milk Grid of the National Dairy Development Board, the Central Institute of Medical and Aromatic Plants, the National Handloom Development Corporation.