At AKTU, there is an AICTE-IDEA lab for technical education.

The Dr. Abdul Kalam Technical University will shortly have an IDEA (Idea Planning, Evaluation and Application) lab .

Lucknow, Jan. 3, 2016: The Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU) will shortly have an IDEA (Idea Planning, Evaluation and Application) lab, according to AICTE vice-chancellor Prof PK Mishra, to provide students with round-the-clock instruction in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fundamentals to enable enhanced hands-on experience, learning by doing, and product visualization.