About Venkateshwara Open University received grand membership of Association of Indian Universities (AIU) on July 17, 2015. This AIU serves as a common platform to Indian and foreign universities in the fields of higher education, culture, sports, and allied areas. As per the letter of UGC, Venkateshwara Open University, Arunachal Pradesh has been established by an act of State Legislature of Arunachal Pradesh as a Private University and is empowered to award degrees as specified under section 22 of the UGC Act.