The State of Uttar Pradesh joined RUSA on 30.10.2013 by committing to reform its higher education sector. The total funds approved by the Project Approval Board in RUSA 1.0 for the state is 886 Crores comprising of 531.60 Crores Central Share and 354.4 Crores as State Share.
The State joined RUSA 2.0 on 06.03.2019.
The Component-Wise funds approved and central share released till June 2019 under RUSA 1.0 & RUSA 2.0 are given below:
|S. No.||Component||Physical units approved||Total amount approved (Rs. in Crore)||Central share approved (Rs. in Crore)
|1||Upgradation of existing college to university||1||55||33|
|2||Infrastructure Grants to Universities||13||260||156|
|3||New Model Colleges||26||312||187.2|
|4||New Colleges (Professional & Technical)||2||52||31.2|
|5||Infrastructure Grants to Colleges||96||192||115.2|