Usha Martin University was set up in 2012 vide Usha Martin University, Jharkhand Act 2012.
University Grants Commission (UGC)
The University is duly recognised by the University Grants Commission under Sec. 2(f) of UGC Act 1956 as a self-financing Private University.
Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
As a recognized prestigious higher education university, Usha Martin University (Ranchi) has been granted the membership of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).