Travelers are voting Muir College and Allahabad University as the best universities in Allahabad. There are 1 university in Varanasi a city just 70 km from Allahabad and 2 universities in Lucknow which is 112 km distant. The most popular of these are Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi and La Martiniere College in Lucknow. You can find 9 universities in Uttar Pradesh and 263 universities in the country of India. Our members favorite in Uttar Pradesh is Banaras Hindu University and Goa Medical College is the top pick in India. Want more? Check out our map of universities in Allahabad.