The universities affiliated to IIT are recognized by the Public Administration Circular No. 16/92 dated 13th March 1992 of the University Grants Commission recognizes Universities. Universities listed in the following international publications which are authentic sources of information on universities and Higher Educational Institutions in different countries of the world are recognized by UGC.
The Robert Gordon University, Schoolhill, Aberdeen, Scotland, AB10 1FR, UK is a University listed in the Commonwealth Universities Yearbook published by the Association of Commonwealth Universities. Therefore the Robert Gordon University, UK as listed in the above publications is recognized by the UGC.