Arunodaya University is included in the list of universities maintained by University Grants Commission under section – 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956. Arunodaya University is empowered to award degrees as specified by the UGC under Section 22 of the UGC Act 1956. University Grants Commission (UGC), a statutory body of the Government of India established for the coordination, determination and maintenance of standards of University education in India.