A Brief on the city:

Lucknow is the capital of the state of Uttar Pradesh. Toward its center is Rumi Darwaza, a Mughal gateway. Nearby, the 18th-century Bara Imambara shrine has a huge arched hall. Upstairs, Bhool Bhulaiya is a maze of narrow tunnels with city views from its upper balconies. Close by, the grand Victorian Husainabad Clock Tower was built as a victory column in 1881.


Major Central/ State Universities in Patna comprise of, Lucknow University, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Uttar Pradesh Technical University.

Culture and Tourism:

Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, lies in the middle of the Heritage Arc. This bustling city, famed for its Nawabi era finesse and amazing food, is a unique mix of the ancient and the modern. It is home to extraordinary monuments depicting a fascinating blend of ancient, colonial and oriental architecture Literature, cuisine, performing arts and tehzeeb put Lucknow a cut above the rest – and the world acknowledges it. Read More

Important Contact Address ICCR:

Name & Designation Address Contacts
Regional Director/ Officer 3rd Floor, Passport Bhawan Vipin Khand, Gomti Nagar Lucknow-226010 Uttar Pradesh Tel: 0522-2209592, 2209594
Fax: 0522-2209587
Mobile: 07080921503
Email: iccrluck[at]gmail[dot]com, rolucknow[dot]iccr[at]gov[dot]in
FRRO, Lucknow 557, Hind Nagar, Kanpur Road,
Near Old Chungi, Lucknow- 226012.
0522-2432431(T) 0522-2432430(F)