September 25, 2021

A – Z Full Forms List in English| Abbreviations

A - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
AAIAirport Authority of India
ABGArterial Blood Gas
ABPAnanda Bazaar Patrika News
ABMAnti Ballistic Missile
ABSAnti-lock Braking System
ABVPAkhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad
ACDAutomatic Call Distributor
ACAir Conditioning/Alternating Current
ACCAAssociation of Chartered Certified Accountants
ACCAssociated Cement Companies
ACHAutomated Clearing House
ACPAssistant Commissioner of Police
ACSAmerican Chemical Society
ACUAsian Currency Union
ADAnno Domini
ADBAsian Development Bank
ADCAnalog to Digital Converter
ADIDASAdolf “Adi” Dassler
ADHDAttention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
ADRAmerican Depository Receipt
AEDAutomated External Defibrillator
AEPSAadhaar Enabled Payment System
AGMAssistant General Manager
AHRCAsian Human Rights Commission
AIAAAAmerican Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
AICTEAll India Council for Technical Education
AIDSAcquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
AIIMSAll India Institute of Medical Sciences
AISSCEAll India Senior School Certificate Examination
AJAXAsynchronous JavaScript and XML
AKAAlso Known As
ALSAmyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
ALUArithmetic-Logic Unit
AM and PMAnti Meridiem and Post Meridiem
AMCAnnual Maintenance Contract, American Motors Corporation
AMIEAssociate Member of the Institution of Engineers
AMLAcute Myeloid Leukemia
AMULAnand Milk Union Limited
AMWAsian Motors Limited
ANIAsian News International
ANMAuxiliary Nurse Midwifery
ANSIAmerican National Standards Institute 
APIApplication Programming Interface
APIICAndhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation
APJ Abdul KalamAvul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam
APKAndroid Application Package
ARMDAge Related Macular Degeneration
ARDSAcute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
ARNApplication Reference Number
ASAPAs Soon As Possible
ASATAnti-Satellite Weapons
ASBAApplications Supported by Blocked Amount
ASCIIAmerican Standard Code for Information Interchange
ASEANAssociation of Southeast Asian Nations
ASLVAugmented Satellite Launch Vehicle
ASIArchaeological Survey of India
ASPActive Server Page
ASRAutomated Speech Recognition
ASMRAutonomous Sensory Meridian Response
ASTMAmerican Society for Testing and Materials
ATAAdvanced Technology Attachment
AT&TAmerican Telephone & Telegraph Company
ATMAutomated Teller Machine
ATPAdenosine Triphosphate
ATSAnti-Terrorism Squad
AWACSAirborne Warning and Control System
AWSAmazon Web Services
AYUSHAyurvedic, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, and Homeopathy

B - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
BABachelor of Arts
BAEBefore Anyone Else
BAMSBachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery
BARCBhaba Atomic Research Center
BASICBeginner’s All-Purpose Symbolic Instruction Code
BBABachelor of Business Administration
BBCBritish Broadcasting Corporation
BBMBachelor of Business Management
BCBefore Christ
BCABachelor of Computer Applications
BCCBlind Carbon Copy
BCCIBoard of Control of Cricket in India
BCEBefore Common Era
BCGBacillus Calmette-Guerin
B.ComBachelor of Commerce
BDOBlock Development Office
BDSBachelor of Dental Surgery
B.EdBachelor of Education
BEBachelor of Engineering
BFSIBanking, Financial Services, and Insurance
BHELBharat Heavy Electricals Limited
BHIMBharat Interface for Money
BHMSBachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery
BIFRBoard of Industrial and Financial Reconstruction
BIOSBasic Input Output System
BISBureau of Indian Standards
BKUBhartiya Kisan Union
BLOBooth Level Officer
BLOBBinary Large Object
BMCBrihanmumbai Municipal Corporation
BMDBone Mineral Density
BMIBody Mass Index
BMRBasal Metabolic Rate
BMSBachelor of Management Studies & Business Management System
BMTBone Marrow Transplant
BMWBayerische Motoren Werke
BOBBank of Baroda
BODMASBracket, of, Division, Multiplication, Addition, and Subtraction
BOQBill of Quantities
BPLBelow Poverty Line & British Physical Laboratories Group
BPMBeats Per Minute
BPOBusiness Process Outsourcing
BPSBits Per Second
BRBBe Right Back
BRICSBrazil Russia India China And South Africa
BROBorder Road Organization
BSCBachelor of Science, Base Station Controller
BSEBombay Stock Exchange
BSFBorder Security Force
BSNLBharat Sanchar Nigam Limited
B.TechBachelor of Technology
BTSBangtan Sonyeondan
BTWBye the way
BUNBlood Urea Nitrogen

C - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
CAChartered Accountant
CAACitizenship Amendment Act
CABCitizenship Amendment Bill
CABGCoronary Artery Bypass Graft
CADComputer-Aided Design
CAGComptroller and Auditor General of India
CAIIBCertified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers
CAGRCompound Annual Growth Rate
CATCommon Admission Test
CBCComplete Blood Count
CBCSChoice Based Credit System
CBDTCentral Board of Direct Taxes
CBICentral Bureau of Investigation & Central Bank of India
CBSCore Banking Solution
CBSECentral Board of Secondary Education
CBTComputer Based Test /Computer-based Training
CCCubic Capacity/ Cubic Centimeter, Carbon Copy
CCCCourse on Computer Concepts
CCEContinuous and Comprehensive Evaluation
CCILClearing Corporation of India Limited
CCNACisco Certified Network Associate
CCTVClosed Circuit Television
CDCompact Disc
CDCCenters for Disease Control and Prevention
CDMACode Division Multiple Access
CDRCall Detail Record
CDSCombined Defence Services
CDSLCentral Depository Services Limited
CEOChief Executive Officer
CETCommon Entrance Test
CFAChartered Financial Analyst
CFLCompact Fluorescent Lamp
CFTComplement Fixation Test
CFOChief Financial Officer
CGIComputer Generated Imagery
SSC-CGLCombined Graduate Level
CGPACumulative Grade Point Average
CGSTCentral Goods and Services Tax
CHFCongestive Heart Failure
CHSLCombined Higher Secondary Level
CIACentral Intelligence Agency
CIBILCredit Information Bureau (India) Limited
CIFCustomer Information File
CIDCrime Investigation Department
CIIConfederation of Indian Industry
CIOChief Information Officer
CISFCentral Industrial Security Force
CMACredit Monitoring Analysis
CMLChronic Myelogenous Leukemia
CMOChief Medical Officer
CMOSComplementary Metal-Oxide Semiconductor
CMSContent Management System
CMVCytomegalovirus
CNCComputerized Numerical Control
CNGCompressed Natural Gas
COBClose of Business
COBOLCommon Business Oriented Language
COOChief Operating Officer
COPDChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CPACertified Public Accountant 
CPCBCentral Pollution Control Board
CPMCost per Mile
CPOCentral Police Organisation
CPRCardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation
CPTCommon Proficiency Test
CPUCentral Processing Unit
CRISILCredit Rating Information Services of India Limited
CRMCustomer Relationship Management
CROCathode-Ray Oscilloscope
CRPFCentral Reserve Police Force
CRRCash Reserve Ratio
CRSCommon Reporting Standard
CRTCathode Ray Tube
CSCompany Secretary & Computer Science
CSCCommon Service Centre
CSEComputer Science Engineering
CSIRCouncil of Scientific and Industrial Research
CSOCentral Statistics Office
CSRCorporate Social Responsibility
CSSCascading Style Sheet
CSTCentral Sales Tax, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Central Standard Time
CT scanComputed/Computerized Tomography scan
CTBTComprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty
CTCCost To Company
CTETCentral Teacher Eligibility Test
CTOChief Technology Officer
CTSCheque Truncation System & Clear to Send
CVCurriculum Vitae
CVACerebral Vascular Accident or Cerebrovascular Accident
CVVCard Verification Value
CWCCentral Warehousing Corporation
CWSNChildren With Special Needs 

D - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
DADearness Allowance
DBADatabase Administrator
DBSDevelopment Bank of Singapore
DBTDirect Benefit Transfer
DCData Compression & Direct Current
DCADiploma in Computer Application
DCBDevelopment Credit Bank
DCPDeputy Commissioner of Police
DDTDichloroDiphenylTrichloroethane
DEAFDepositor Education and Awareness Fund
DGPDirector General of Police
DHCPDynamic Host Configuration Protocol
DHLDalsey Hillblom Lynn
DHTDihydrotestosterone
DIGDeputy Inspector General
DIYDo it Yourself
DJDisc Jockey
DJDDegenerative Joint Disease
DLFDelhi Land and Finance
DLLDynamic Link Library
DMDistrict Magistrate
DNADeoxyribonucleic Acid
DNBDiplomate of National Board
DNSDomain Name System
DOMDocument Object Model
DOSDisk Operating System
DPDisplay Picture & Data Processing
DPIDots Per Inch
DRDODefence Research and Development Organization
DRSDecision Review System
DSCDigital Signature Certificate
DSLDigital Subscriber Line
DSLRDigital single-lens reflex
DSPDeputy Superintendent of Police
DSTDepartment of Science & Technology
DTHDirect-to-Home
DTPDesk-Top Publishing, Distributed Transaction Processing
DVCDamodar Valley Corporation
DVDDigital Video Disc, Digital Versatile Disc
DVRDigital Video Recorder
DVTDeep Vein Thrombosis
DS GroupDharampal Satyapal Group

E - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
EBCEconomically Backward Classes
EBRTExternal Beam Radiation Therapy
EBVEpstein – Barr virus
ECElection Commissioner
ECCExcise Control Code
ECEElectronic and Communication Engineering
ECGElectrocardiogram
ECREmigration Check Required
ECSElectronic Clearing Service
ECTElectroconvulsive Therapy
EDEnforcement Directorate
EDCElectronic Data Capture
EDGEEnhanced Data Rates for GSM (Global System for Mobile) Evolution
EDIElectronic Data Interchange
EDPElectronic Data Processing
EEEElectrical and Electronics Engineering
EEGElectroencephalogram
EJBEnterprise Java Bean
ELSSEquity-linked Saving Scheme
EMDEarnest Money Deposit
EMGElectromyogram
EMIEquated Monthly Installment
EMSEmergency Medical Services
ENIACElectronic Numerical Integrator and Computer
ENTEar Nose Throat
EODEnd of the Day
EPCEngineering, Procurement, and Construction
ERNETEducation and Research Network
EPFOEmployee Provident Fund Organization
EPICElectoral Photo Identity Cards
EPSEmployees’ Pension Scheme
ERPEnterprise Resource Planning
ESIEmployee’s State Insurance
ESICEmployees State Insurance Corporation
ETAEstimated Time of Arrival
ETCEt cetera
EVCElectronic Verification Code
EVMElectronic Voting Machine
EWSEconomically Weaker Section

F - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
FAOFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations 
FAQFrequently Asked Questions
FATCAForeign Account Tax Compliance Act
FATFFinancial Action Task Force
FAXFacsimile
FBIFederal Bureau of Investigation
FCCBForeign Currency Convertible Bond
FCIFood Corporation of India
FDAFood and Drug Administration
FDIForeign Direct Investment
FEMAForeign Exchange Management Act
FHRFetal Heart Rate
FICCIFederation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry
FIFAFederation Internationale de Football Association
FIRFirst Information Report
FMCGFast-Moving Consumer Goods
FMFrequency Modulation
FOBFree on Board
FOMOFear of Missing Out
F.O.RFreight on Road
FORTRANFORmula TRANslation
FPGAField Programmable Gate Array
FPIForeign Portfolio Investment 
FPSFrames Per Second
FRPFibre-Reinforced Plastic
FSSAIFood Safety and Standards Authority of India
FTAFree Trade Agreement
FTPFile Transfer Protocol
FUPFair Usage Policy
FYIFor Your Information

G - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
GAILGas Authority of India Limited
GATEGraduate Aptitude Test in Engineering
GATTGeneral Agreement on Tariffs and Trade
GBPGreat Britain Pound
GCCGNU Compiler Collection
GDPGross Domestic Product
GDPRGeneral Data Protection Regulation
GDSGramin Dak Sevak
GFRGlomerular Filtration Rate
GICGuaranteed Investment Certificate
GIFGraphics Interchange Format
GISGeographic Information System
GMATGraduate Management Admission Test
GMOGenetically Modified Organism
GMTGreenwich Mean Time
GNMGeneral Nursing and Midwifery
GNUGNU’s Not UNIX
GOATGreatest of All Time
GOOGLEGlobal Organization Of Oriented Group Language Of Earth
GPAGrade Point Average
GPFGeneral Provident Fund
GPRSGeneral Packet Radio Service
GPSGlobal Positioning System
GPUGraphics Processing Unit
GREGraduate Record Examination
GSLVGeosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle
GSMGlobal System for Mobile communication
GSPGeneralized System of Preferences
GSTGoods and Service Tax
GSTINGoods and Services Tax Identification Number
GTTGlucose Tolerance Test
GUIGraphical User Interface

H - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
HCLHindustan Computers Limited
HDHigh Definition
HDDHard Disk Drive
HDIHuman Development Index
HDFCHousing Development Finance Corporation
HDMIHigh Definition Multimedia Interface
HDPEHigh-Density Polyethylene
HIVHuman Immunodeficiency Virus
HPHewlett-Packard
HRHuman Resources
HRAHouse Rent Allowance
HSBCHong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation
HSCHigher Secondary Certificate & Higher Secondary School Certificate
HSNHarmonized System of Nomenclature
HTCHigh Tech Computer
HTMLHyperText Markup Language
HTTPHyperText Transfer Protocol
HTTPSHypertext Transfer Protocol Secure
HUDCOHousing and Urban Development Corporation Limited
HUFHindu Undivided Family
HVACHeating Ventilation and Air Conditioning
HVDCHigh Voltage Direct Current Transmission

I - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
IASIndian Administrative Service
IATAInternational Air Transport Association
IBIntelligence Bureau
IBCInsolvency and Bankruptcy Code
IBMInternational Business Machines
IBPSInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection
ICIntegrated Circuit
ICAIInstitute of Chartered Accountants of India
ICARIndian Council of Agricultural Research
ICCInternational Cricket Council
ICDSIntegrated Child Development Services
ICICIIndustrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India
ICMRIndian Council of Medical Research
ICRAInvestment Information and Credit Rating Agency
ICSEIndian Certificate of Secondary Education
ICTInformation and Communications Technology
ICUIntensive Care Unit
ICWAInstitute of Cost & Works Accountants of India, Indian Child Welfare Act
IDBIIndustrial Development Bank of India
IDEIntegrated Development Environment & Integrated Drive Electronics
IDFCInfrastructure Development Finance Company
IDVInsured Declared Value
IECInternational Electrotechnical Commission
IEEEInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
IELTSInternational English Language Testing System
IESIndian Engineering Services
IFFCOIndian Farmers Fertilizer Cooperative Limited
IFRSInternational Financial Reporting Standards
IFSIndian Foreign Service
IFSCIndian Financial System Code
IGNOUIndira Gandhi National Open University 
IGSTIntegrated Goods and Services Tax
IIFLIndia Infoline Finance Limited
IITIndian Institute of Technology
IKRI know, right?
ILOInternational Labour Organization
IL&FSInfrastructure Leasing & Financial Services
IMAIndian Military Academy & Indian Medical Association
IMAOIn My Arrogant Opinion
IMAPInternet Message Access Protocol 
IMDbInternet Movie Database
IMEIInternational Mobile Equipment Identity
IMFInternational Monetary Fund
IMOIn My Opinion & International Maritime Organization
IMPSImmediate Payment Service
IMSIntegrated Management System
INRIndian Rupee
INSIndian Navy Ship
INTERNETInterconnected Network
IOCInternational Olympic Committee
iOSiPhone Operating System
IoTInternet of Things
IPCCIntegrated Professional Competence Course
IPInternet Protocol
IPCIndian Penal Code
IPIInternational Press Institute
IPLIndian Premier League
IPOInitial Public Offering
IPSIndian Police Service, In-Plane Switching, Intrusion Prevention System
IQIntelligence Quotient
IRCTCIndian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation
IRDAInsurance Regulatory and Development Authority 
IRDPIntegrated Rural Development Programme
IRSIndian Revenue Service
ISBNInternational Standard Book Number
ISCIndian School Certificate
ISDInternational Subscriber Dialing
ISDNIntegrated Services Digital Network
ISIIndian Standards Institute
ISKCONInternational Society for Krishna Consciousness
ISOInternational Organization for Standardization
ISPInternet Service Provider
ISROIndian Space Research Organization
ISTIndian Standard Time
ITInformation Technology & Income Tax
ITBPIndo-Tibetan Border Police
ITCIndian Tobacco Company, International Trade Center
ITESInformation Technology Enabled Services
ITILInformation Technology Infrastructure Library
ITPIdiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
ITIIndustrial Training Institute
ITRIncome Tax Return
IUCInterconnect Usage Charge
IUCNInternational Union for Conservation of Nature
IVFIn Vitro Fertilization
IVRInteractive Voice Response

J - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
JAIIBJunior Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers
JBLJames Bullough Lansing
JCBJoseph Cyril Bamford
JCVJohn Cunningham Virus
JDBCJava Database Connectivity
JEEJoint Entrance Examination
JIOJoint Implementation Opportunities
JK TyreJuggilal Kamlapat Ji Tyres
JNUJawaharlal Nehru University
JPG/JPEGJoint Photographic Experts Group
JSFJavaServer Faces
JSONJavaScript Object Notation
JVDJugular Vein Distension

K - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
KbpsKilobits per second
KEIKrishna Electricals Industries Limited
KFCKentucky Fried Chicken
KGFKolar Gold Fields
KPIKey Performance Indicator
KPMGKLYNVELD PEAT MARWICK GOERDELER
KPOKnowledge Process Outsourcing
KRAKey Result Area/ Key Responsibility Area
KRPLKhushi Ram Behari Lal Limited
KTMKraftfahrzeuge Trunkenpolz Mattighofen
KYCKnow Your Customer

L - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
LASERLight Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation
LANLocal Area Network
LBSPound-Mass or Pound & Location Based Service
LCDLiquid Crystal Display
LDAPLightweight Directory Access Protocol
LDCLower Division Clerk
LDLLow-Density Lipoprotein
LEDLight Emitting Diode
LFTLiver Function Tests
LGLieutenant Governor, Lucky Goldstar
LICLife Insurance Corporation of India
LKGLower Kindergarten
LLBLegum Baccalaureus in Latin, Bachelor of Laws
LLCLimited Liability Company
LLMLegum Magister
LLPLimited Liability Partnership
LMVLight Motor Vehicle
LOALetter of Authorization
LOCLine of Control
LOILetter of Intent
LOLLaughing Out Loud
LPGLiquefied Petroleum Gas
LTALeave Travel Allowance
LTCLeave Travel Concession
L&TLarsen and Toubro
LTELong Term Evolution

M - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
MAMaster of Arts
MACMedia Access Control Address
MBAMaster of Business Administration
MBBSBachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery 
MBPSMegabits per Second
MCMenstrual Cycle
MCAMaster of Computer Application
MCBMiniature Circuit Breaker
MCCBMolded Case Circuit Breaker
MCLRMarginal Cost of Funds based Lending Rate
MCUMarvel Cinematic Universe
MCWGMotor Cycle With Gear
MDDoctor of Medicine
MDRMerchant Discount Rate
MFNMost Favoured Nation
MICRMagnetic Ink Character Recognition
MIMEMultipurpose Internet Mail Extensions
MISManagement Information System
MLAMember of Legislative Assembly
MMIDMobile Money Identifier
MMRMeasles Mumps and Rubella
MMSMultimedia Messaging Service
MNCMultinational Corporation
MoESMinistry of Earth Sciences
MOUMemorandum of Understanding
MPEGMoving Picture Experts Group
MPLSMulti-Protocol Label Switching
MRFMadras Rubber Factory
MRIMagnetic Resonance Imaging
MRPMaximum Retail Price
MSMaster of Science, Master of Surgery, Microsoft
MSCMobile Switching Center & Master of Science
MSDSMaterial Safety Data Sheet
MSMEMinistry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
MSPMinimum Support Price
MTNLMahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited
MTSMicrosoft Transaction Server
MUDRAMicro Units Development and Refinance Agency

N - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
NANot Available/Not Applicable/Not Announced
NABARDNational Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development
NABHNational Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers
NAACNational Assessment and Accreditation Council
NACNetwork Access Control
NACHNational Automated Clearing House
NASANational Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASDAQNational Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations
NATONorth Atlantic Treaty Organization
NBANational Basketball Association
NBFCNon-Banking Financial Companies
NCCNational Cadet Corps
NCLTNational Company Law Tribunal
NCERTNational Council of Educational Research and Training
NCRNational Capital Region
NCTENational Council for Teacher Education
NCVTNational Council of Vocational Training
NDANational Defence Academy, National Democratic Alliance
NDRFNational Disaster Response Force
NDTVNew Delhi Television
NEETNational Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test
NEFTNational Electronic Funds Transfer
NETNational Eligibility Test
NFCNear Field Communication
NGONon-Governmental Organization
NIANational Investigation Agency
NICNational Informatics Centre
NICUNeonatal Intensive Care Unit
NIFTYNational Stack Exchange Fifty
NIITNational Institute of Information Technology
NITI AayogNational Institution for Transforming India
NOCNo Objection Certificate
NOTANone of the Above
NPANon Performing Assets
NPCINational Payments Corporation of India
NRCNational Register of Citizens
NRINon-Resident Indian
NPRNational Population Register
NPSNational Pension System
NSCNational Savings Certificates
NSDLNational Securities Depository Limited
NSENational Stock Exchange
NSUINational Students’ Union of India
NSSNational Service Scheme
NSSONational Sample Survey Office
NTPCNational Thermal Power Corporation
NTGNitroglycerin

O - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
OBCOther Backward Class 
OCDObsessive-Compulsive Disorder
OCIOverseas Citizen of India
OCROptical Character Recognition
ODBCOpen Database Connectivity
ODCOffshore Data Center
OECDOrganization for Economic Co-operation and Development
OEMOriginal Equipment Manufacturer
OKOlla Kalla or Oll Korrect
OLEDOrganic Light-Emitting Diode
OMROptical Mark Recognition
ONGCOil and Natural Gas Corporation
OOPsObject-Oriented Programming System
OOTDOutfit of the Day
OPDOutpatient Department
OPECOrganization of Petroleum Exporting Countries
ORMObject-Relational Mapping
ORSOral Rehydration Solution
OSAObstructive Sleep Apnea
OSIOpen Systems Interconnection
OTAOfficers Training Academy
OTGOn-The-Go
OTPOne-Time Password
OTTOver-the-Top
OYOOn Your Own

P - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
PACProvincial Armed Constabulary
PANPermanent Account Number
PBXPrivate Branch Exchange
PCPersonal Computer
PCBPrinted Circuit Board
PCCPolice Clearance Certificate
PCIPress Council of India
PCMPulse-Code Modulation
PCOPublic Call Office
PCSProvincial Civil Service
PDAPersonal Digital Assistant
PDFPortable Document Format
PDSPublic Distribution System
PETPolyethylene Terephthalate
PETAPeople for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
PFProvident Fund
PFAPlease Find Attachment, Predictive Failure Analysis
PFMSPublic Financial Management System
PGDCAPost Graduate Diploma in Computer Application
PGDMPost Graduate Diploma in Management
PGTPost Graduate Teacher
PhDDoctor of Philosophy
PHPotential of Hydrogen
PHPHypertext Preprocessor (earlier called, Personal Home Page)
PIDPelvic Inflammatory Disease
PILPublic Interest Litigation
PINPersonal Identification Number
PINGPacket InterNet Groper
PIOPerson of Indian Origin
PKCPublic Key Cryptography
PKDPolycystic Kidney Disease
PLCProgrammable Logic Control
PMOPrime Minister’s Office 
PMSPremenstrual Syndrome
PMSBYPradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana
PNBPunjab National Bank
PNGPortable Network Graphics
PNRPassenger Name Record
POProbationary Officer & Post Office
POCProof of Concept
PODProof of Delivery
POIProof of Identity
POKPakistan-occupied Kashmir
POPPost Office Protocol
POSPoint of Sale
PPEPersonal Protective Equipment 
PPFPublic Provident Fund
PPIPixels Per Inch
PPMParts Per Million
PPTPowerPoint Presentation
PQWLPooled Quota Waiting List
PRPublic Relations
PROPublic Relations Officer
PSPostscript
PSCPublic Service Commission
PSIPound per Square Inch & Population Services International
PSLVPolar Satellite Launch Vehicle
PSUPublic Sector Undertaking, Power Supply Unit
PTPhysical Training
PTIPress Trust of India
PTOPlease Turn Over & Paid Time Off
PSTNPublic Switched Telephone Network 
PTSDPost-Traumatic Stress Disorder
PUBGPlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
PUCPollution Under Control, Pre University Course, Personal Unlock Code
PVCPoly Vinyl Chloride
PVRPriya Village Roadshow
PWDPublic Works Department

Q - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
QR CodeQuick Response Code

R - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
RACReservation Against Cancellation
RADARRadio Detection And Ranging
RAIDRedundant Array of Independent Disks
RAMRandom Access Memory
RAWResearch and Analysis Wing
RBCRed Blood Cell
RBLRatnakar Bank Limited
RCRegistration Certificate
RCCReinforced Cement Concrete
RCCBResidual Current Circuit Breaker
RDBMSRelational Database Management System
RDPRemote Desktop Protocol
RDXResearch Department Explosive / Royal Demolition Explosive
RERAReal Estate Regulatory Authority
RFIDRadio Frequency Identification
RFPRequest for Proposal
RFQRequest for Quotation
RHDRheumatic Heart Disease
RIPRest In Peace, Routing Information Protocol
RNARibonucleic Acid
ROCRegistrar of Companies
ROFLRolling On Floor Laughing
RO, UV, UFReverse Osmosis, Ultraviolet, Ultrafiltration
ROIReturn on Investment
ROMRead-only Memory
RPARobotics Process Automation
RPCRemote Procedure Call
RPFRailway Protection Force
RPMRevolutions Per Minute
RPORecruitment Process Outsourcing
RRBRailway Recruitment Board
RSARivest, Shamir, Adleman
RSSReally Simple Syndication, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh
RSVPRepondez s’il vous plait
RTGSReal-Time Gross Settlement
RTCRemote Time Clock
RTERight to Education
RTIRight to Information
RTORegional Transport Office/ Road Transport Office

S - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
SAARCSouth Asian Association for Regional Cooperation
SACServices Accounting Code
SAPSystems, Applications, and Products
SASStatistical Analysis Software
SATASerial Advanced Technology Attachment
SATScholastic Aptitude Test, Scholastic Assessment Test
SBIState Bank of India
SCScheduled Castes
SCADASupervisory Control and Data Acquisition
SCUBASelf-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus
SCERTState Council of Educational Research and Training
SDLCSoftware Development Life Cycle
SDMSub Divisional Magistrate
SDKSoftware Development Kit
SDRSpecial Drawing Rights
SEBISecurities and Exchange Board of India
SENSEXStock Exchange Sensitive Index
SEOSearch Engine Optimization
SEZSpecial Economic Zone
SGOTSerum Glutamic Oxaloacetic Transaminase
SGPTSerum Glutamic Pyruvic Transaminase
SHGSelf Help Group
SHOStation House Officer
SIDBISmall Industries Development Bank of India
SIMSubscriber Identity Module
SIPSystematic Investment Plan
SITSpecial Investigation Team
SKUStock Keeping Unit
SLAService Level Agreement
SLRSingle Lens Reflex, Statutory Liquidity Ratio
SMESmall and Medium-sized Enterprises
SMHShake My Head
SMOSocial Media Optimization
SMPSSwitched-Mode Power Supply/ Switching Mode Power Supply
SMSShort Message Service
SMTPSimple Mail Transfer Protocol
SNMPSimple Network Management Protocol 
SONARSound Navigation and Ranging
SOAService Oriented Architecture
SoCSystem-on-Chip
SOPStandard Operating Procedure
SOSSave Our Souls
SPSuperintendent of Police
SPOCSingle Point Of Contact
SPGSpecial Protection Group
SPSSStatistical Package for the Social Sciences
SQLStructured Query Language
SSBService Selection Board
SSCSecondary School Certificate, Staff Selection Commission
SSDSolid State Drive
SSLSecure Sockets Layer
SSLCSecondary School Leaving Certificate
STDSubscriber Trunk Dialing, Sexually Transmitted Diseases
STPSewage Treatment Plant
SUVSport Utility Vehicle
SWATSpecial Weapons and Tactics
SWIFTSociety for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication

T - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
TA & DATravelling Allowance & Dearness Allowance
TAFETractors and Farm Equipment
TALLYTransactions Allowed in a Linear Line Yards
TANTax Deduction and Collection Account Number
TATTurn Around Time
TBTuberculosis
TBATo Be Announced
TBCTo Be Confirmed
TBDTo Be Determined/Decided
TBHTo Be Honest
TBITraumatic Brain Injury
TBTThrowback Thursday
TCP/IPTransmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol
TCSTata Consultancy Services
TDRTerm Deposit Receipt, Time Domain Reflectometer
TDSTax Deducted at Source
TFTThin Film Transistor
TGTTrained Graduate Teacher
TINTaxpayer Identification Number
TLCTotal Lung Capacity
TOEFLTest of English as a Foreign Language
TOITimes of India
TPAThird-Party Administrator
TRAITelecom Regulatory Authority of India
TRPTelevision Rating Point
TTTetanus Toxoid
TTYLTalk To You Later
TVSThirukkurungudi Vengaram Sundram

U - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
UAEUnited Arab Emirates
UANUniversal Account Number
UATUser Acceptance Testing
UCO BankUnited Commercial Bank
UDPUser Datagram Protocol
UGCUniversity Grants Commission
UIDAIUnique Identification Authority of India
UKSAUnited Kingdom Space Agency
UMLUnified Modeling Language
UNCTADUnited Nations Conference on Trade and Development
UNDPUnited Nations Development Programme
UNESCOUnited Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNICEFUnited Nations Children’s Fund
UNOUnited Nations Organization
UPAUnited Progressive Alliance, United Production of America
UPCUniversal Product Code
UPIUnified Payment Interface
UPSCUnion Public Service Commission
UPSUninterruptible Power Supply
URLUniform Resource Locator
USBUniversal Serial Bus
USPUnique Selling Proposition
USSDUnstructured Supplementary Service Data
USSRUnion of Soviet Socialist Republics
UTCUniversal Time Coordinated
UTIUrinary Tract Infection
UTRUnique Transaction Reference

V - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
VATValue Added Tax
VBAVisual Basic for Applications
VFXVisual Effects
VGAVideo Graphics Array
VHDLVHSIC (Very High-Speed Integrated Circuit) Hardware Description Language
VIRUSVital Information Resources Under Seize
VISAVisitors International Stay Admission
VLCVideoLAN Client
VLSIVery Large Scale Integration
VolteVoice over Long Term Evolution
VPAVirtual Payment Address
VPIVirtual Path Identifier
VPNVirtual Private Network
VTUVisvesvaraya Technological University
VVPATVoter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail

W - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
WANWide Area Network
WBCWhite Blood Cell
WEFWorld Economic Forum, With Effect From
WFMWork For Me
WIFIWireless Fidelity
WIPOWorld Intellectual Property Organization
WIPROWestern India Products
WPAWi-Fi Protected Access
WPSWi-Fi Protected Setup
WTOWorld Trade Organization
WWFWorld Wide Fund for Nature, World Wrestling Federation
WWWWorld Wide Web

X - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
XMLExtensible Markup Language
XMPPExtensible Messaging and Presence Protocol

Y - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
YAHOOYet Another Hierarchy of Officious Oracle / Yet Another Hierarchically Organized Oracle
YTDYear to date

Z - Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
ZBZeta Byte
ZMSZhone Management System

Automobile Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
ABSAnti-Lock Braking System
ARAIAutomotive Research Association of India
BHPBrake Horse Power
BMEPBrake Mean Effective Pressure
BSFCBrake Specific Fuel Consumption
C.I ENGINECompression-Ignition Engine
CCCubic Capacity
CCVTIControlled Combustion Variable Timing Ignition
CDICapacitor-Discharge Ignition
CNGCompressed Natural Gas
CRDICommon Rail Direct Injection
CVTICharged motion Variable Time Ignition
DFIDigital Fuel Injection
DI ENGINEDirect Injection Engine
DOHCDouble Overhead Camshaft
DTSIDigital Twin Spark Ignition
EBDElectronic Brakeforce Distribution
EC ENGINEExternal Combustion Engine
EGRExhaust Gas Recirculation
ESCElectronic Stability Control
EVRVElectronic Vacuum Regulator Valve
FHPFrictional Horse Power
GVWGross Vehicle Weight
HCVHeavy Commercial Vehicle
HVACHeating Ventilating and Air Conditioning
IC ENGINEInternal Combustion Engine
IHPIndicated Horse Power
IMEPIndicated Mean Effective Pressure
ISFCIndicated Specific Fuel Consumption
JCBJoseph Cyril Bamford
KPHKilometer Per Hour
KPLKilometer Per Liter
LCVLight Commercial Vehicle
LSPVLoad Sensing Proportioning Valve
MPFIMulti-Point Fuel Injection
MRFMadras Rubber Factory
MUVMulti Utility Vehicle
OBDOn-Board Diagnose
OHVOver Head Valve
PUCPollution Under Control
RPMRevolutions Per Minute
RTORegional Transport Office/ Road Transport Office
SAESociety of Automotive Engineers
SFCSpecific Fuel Consumption
SI ENGINESpark Ignition Engine
SOHCSingle Over Head Camshaft
SRSSupplemental Restraint System
SUVSport Utility Vehicle
TCTraction Control
TDITurbocharged Direct Injection
TVSThirukkurungudi Vengaram Sundram
VDBVentilated Disc Brake
VGTVariable Geometry Turbocharger
VTVTVariable Timing Valve Train
VVTIVariable Valve Timing
WGTWaste Gas Turbocharger
2WDTwo Wheel Drive
4WDFour Wheel Drive

Banking Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
ADBAsian Development Bank
AMFIAssociation of Mutual Funds in India
APECAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
ARCAsset Reconstruction Company
ARDRAgricultural and Rural Debt Relief
ASBAApplication Supported by Blocked Amount
ASEANAssociation of South-East Asian Nations
ASSOCHAMAssociated Chambers of Commerce and Industry
ATMAutomated Teller Machine
BCBSBasel Committee on Banking Supervision
BCSBIBanking Codes and Standards Board of India
BISBureau of Indian Standards
BPOBusiness Process Outsourcing
BSEBombay Stock Exchange
C & AGComptroller & Auditor General
CAChartered Accountant
CABECentral Advisory Board of Education
CACPCommission of Agriculture Cost and Price
CARCapital Adequacy Ratio
CARECredit Analysis & Research Ltd.
CBICentral Bureau of Investigation
CBSCore Banking Solution
CCICompetition Commission of India
CCILClearing Corporation of India limited
CDSLCentral Depository Services Limited
CIBILCredit Information Bureau (India) Ltd
CIFCustomer Information File
CIIConfederation of Indian Industry
CRARCapital to Risk (Weighted) Assets Ratio
CRISILCredit Rating Information Services of India Limited
CRRCash Reserve Ratio
CTSCheque Truncation System
DCBDevelopment Credit Bank
ECBExternal Commercial Borrowings
ECSElectronic Clearing Service
EEFC AccountsExchange Earners Foreign Currency Account
EFTElectronic Fund Transfer
EMIEquated Monthly Installment
EMSEuropean Monetary System
ESIEmployees’ State Insurance
HDFCHousing Development Finance Corporation
HSBCHong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation
IBPSInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection
ICICIIndustrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India
IDBIIndustrial Development Bank of India
IFSCIndian Financial System Code
INRIndian Rupee
IRDAInsurance Regulatory and Development Authority
NEFTNational Electronic Funds Transfer
OBCOriental Bank of Commerce
PANPermanent Account Number
POProbationary Officer 
RBLRatnakar Bank Limited
RTGSReal-Time Gross Settlement
SEBISecurities and Exchange Board of India
SIDBISmall Industries Development Bank of India
SLRSingle Lens Reflex & Statutory Liquidity Ratio
TDSTax Deducted at Source
UCOUnited Commercial Bank

Computer Full Forms

AcronymFull Form
AIArtificial intelligence
ALGOLAlgorithmic Language
ARPAddress Resolution Protocol
ASCIIAmerican Standard Code for Information Interchange
BASICBeginner’s All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code
BCCBlind Carbon Copy
BinBinary
BINACBinary Automatic Computer
BIOSBasic Input Output System
BitBinary Digit
CADComputer Aided Design
CCCarbon Copy
CDCompact Disc
CDRCompact Disc Recordable
CDR/WCompact Disk Read/Write
CDROMCompact Disc Read Only Memory 
CDRWCompact Disc Rewritable
COBOLCommon Business Oriented Language
CRTCathode Ray Tube 
DBAData Base Administrator
DBMSData Base Management System 
DNSDomain Name System
DOSDisk Operating System
DPIDots Per Inch
DRAMDynamic Random Access Memory
DVDDigital Video Disc/Digital Versatile Disc
DVDRDVD Recordable
DVDROMDVD Read Only Memory
DVDRWDVD Rewritable
DVRDigital Video Recorder
EBCDICExtended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange Code
EDPElectronic Data Processing
EEPROMElectrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory
ENIACElectronic Numerical Integrator and Computer 
EOFEnd Of File 
EPROMErasable Programmable Read Only Memory 
EXEExecutable 
FAXFar Away Xerox/ facsimile
FDCFloppy Disk Controller 
FDDFloppy Disk Drive 
FORTRANFormula Translation 
FSFile System 
FTPFile Transfer Protocol
GbGigabit 
GBGigabyte 
GIFGraphics Interchange Format 
GSMGlobal System for Mobile Communication
HDDHard Disk Drive 
HPHewlett Packard
HTMLHyper Text Markup Language 
HTTPHyper Text Transfer Protocol
IBMInternational Business Machine 
IMInstant Message
IMAPInternet Message Access Protocol 
ISNMPSimple Network Management Protocol
ISPInternet Service Provider
JPEGJoint Photographic Experts Group
KbKilobit 
KBKilobyte 
KbpsKilobit Per Second
KHzKilohertz 
LCDLiquid Crystal Display
LEDLight Emitting Diode
LPILines Per Inch
LSILarge Scale Integration
MbMegabit
MBMegabyte
MICRMagnetic Ink Character reader
MIPSMillion Instructions Per Second
MMSMultimedia Message Service
MPEGMoving Picture Experts Group
NICNetwork Interface Card
NOSNetwork Operating System
OCROptical Character Readers
ODBCOpen Data Base Connectivity
OLEObject Linking And Embedding
OMROptical Mark Reader
ONEOpen Network Architecture
OOAObject Orient Analysis
OOADObject Oriented Analysis And Design
OOPObject Oriented Programming
OOPSObject Oriented Programming System
OSOperating System
OSIOpen System Interconnection
OSSOpen Source Software
PANPersonal Area Network
PCPersonal Computer
PCIPeripheral Component Interconnect
PDAPersonal Digital Assistant
PDFPortable Document Format
PDLPage Description Language
PDUProtocol Data Unit
PICProgramming Interrupt Control
PINGPacket Internet Gopher
PLAProgrammable Logic Array
PLCProgrammable Logic Controller
PNGPortable Network Graphics
PNPPlug And Play
POSPoint Of Sale
POSTPower On Self Test
PPMPages Per Minute
PPPPoint-to-Point Protocol/Peer To Peer Protocol
PPTPPoint To Point Tunneling Protocol
PROMProgrammable Read Only Memory
PSPost Script
PSTNPublic Switched Telephone Network
RADSLRate Adaptive Digital Subscribes Line
RAIDRedundant Array Of Independent Disks
RAMRandom Access Memory
RAMDACRandom Access Memory Digital To Analog Converter
RASRemote Access Network
RD RAMRambus Dynamic Random Access Memory
RDBMSRelational Data Base Management System
RDORemote Data Objects
RDPRemote Desktop Protocol
RFCRequest For Comments
RGBRed Green Blue
RICSReduced Instruction Set Computer
RIPRouting Information Protocol/Raster Image Processor
RISCReduced Instruction Set Computer
ROMRead Only Memory
RPCRemote Procedure Call
RTCReal Time Clock
RTFRich Text Format
RTOSReal Time Operating System
SACKSelective Acknowledgements
SAMSecurity Access Manager
SAPService Access Point, Systems Applications Products
SCMPSoftware Configuration Management Plan
SD RAMSynchronous Dynamic Random Access Memory
SDDSoftware Design Description
SDKSoftware Development Kit
SDLStorage Definition Language
SDNIntegrated Service Digital Network
SDSLSymmetric Digital Subscribes Line
SG RAMSynchronous Graphics Random Access Memory
SGMLStandard Generalized Markup Language
SIMSubscriber Identification Module
SIMDSingle Instruction Multiple Data
SISDSingle Instruction Single Data
SIUSerial Interface Unit
SMPSymmetric MultiProcess
SMSShort Message Service
SMTPSimple Mail Transfer Protocol
SNASystem Network Architecture
SNAPSub Network Access Protoco
SNMPSimple Network Management Protocol
SNOBOLString Oriented Symbolic Language
SOAPSimple Object Access Protocol
SPXSequenced Packet Exchange
SQAStatistical Quality Assurance
SQLStructured Query Language
SRAMStatic Random Access Memory
SRSSoftware Requirements Specification
STPShielded Twisted Pair
SVVPSoftware Verification And Validation Plan
SWSoftware
TAPITelephony Application Program Interface
TBTera Bytes
TCPTransmission Control Protocol
TCPIPTransmission Control Protocol Internet Protocol
TDITransport Data Interface
TDMATime Division Multiple Access
TPMTransactions Processing Monitor
TSRTerminate And Stay Residents
UDDUser Datagram Protocol
UDPUser Datagram Protocol
UIUser Interface
ULSIUltra Large Scale Integration
UMLUnified Modelling Language
UNCUniversal Naming Convention
UNIVACUniversal Automatic Computer
UNIXUniplexed Information And ComputerSystems
UPSUninterrupted Power Supply
URIUniform Resource Identifier
URLUniform Resource Locator
USBUniversal Serial Bus
USRTUniversal Synchronous ReceiverTransmitted
UTPUnshielded Twisted Pair
VANVirtual Area Network
VARVariable
VASTVery Small Aperture Terminal
VBVisual Basic
VC++Visual C++
VCDVideo Compact Disc
VDLView Definition Language
VDUVisual Display Unit
VGAVideo Graphics Array
VHSVideo Home System
VLIWVery Long Instruction Words
VLSIVery Large Scale Integrated Circuits
VPNVirtual Private Network
VRAMVideo Random Access Memory
VRMLVirtual Reality Modelling Language
VSVisual Studio
VSNLVidesh Sanchar Nigam Limited
VVRSoftware Validation And Validation Report
VXDVirtual Device Driver
W3CWorld Wide Web Consortium
WAISWide Area Information Servers
WANWide Area Network
WAPWireless Application Protocol
WBEMWebBase Enterprise Management
WDMWave Division Multiplexing
Wi-FiWireless Fidelity
WLANWireless Local Area Network
WORMWrite Once Read Many
WPAWi-Fi Protected Access
WWWWorld Wide Web
XHTMLeXtensible Hyper text Markup Language
XMLeXtensible Markup language
ZBZeta Byte

Defence Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
AFCATAir Force Common Admission Test
AFMCArmed Forces Medical College
ARAssam Rifles
BSFBorder Security Forces
CDSCombined Defence Services
CIDCrime Investigation Department
CISFCentral Industrial Security Force
CRPFCentral Reserve Police Force
DGPDirector General of Police
DIGDeputy Inspector General
DRDODefence Research and Development Organization
IASIndian Administrative Service
IGInspector-General of Police
IPSIndian Police Service
ITBPIndo-Tibetan Border Police
MHAMaster in Health Administration
NDANational Defence Academy
NIANational Investigation Agency
NSGNational Security Guard
SPGSpecial Protection Group
SSBService Selection Board
SSCStaff Selection Commission
SSFSpecial Security Force

Educational Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
AICTEAll India Council for Technical Education
AMIEAssociate Member of the Institution of Engineers
B.ComBachelor of Commerce
B.EdBachelor of Education
B.TechBachelor of Technology
BABachelor of Arts
BAMSBachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery
BBABachelor of Business Administration
BCABachelor of Computer Applications
BEBachelor of Engineering
BDSBachelor of Dental Surgery
BHMSBachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery
BODMASBracket, of, Division, Multiplication, Addition, and Subtraction
BSCBachelor of Science & Base Station Controller
CCEContinuous and Comprehensive Evaluation
CGLCombined Graduate Level Exam
CGPACumulative Grade Point Average
CMACertified Management Accountant
CSCompany Secretary
CVCurriculum Vitae
DPDisplay Picture, Data Processing
GATEGraduate Aptitude Test in Engineering
GPAGrade Point Average
HSCHigher Secondary Certificate & Higher Secondary School Certificate
IASIndian Administrative Service
ICSEIndian Certificate of Secondary Education
ISCIndian School Certificate
LLBLegum Baccalaureus in Latin (commonly known as Bachelor of Laws)
LLMLegum Magister (Latin) & Master of Law
MAMaster of Arts
MBAMaster of Business Administration
MCAMaster of Computer Application
MDDoctor of Medicine
MSMaster of Science, Master of Surgery & Microsoft
MSCMobile Switching Center & Master of Science
NCVTNational Council of Vocational Training
NDANational Defence Academy, National Democratic Alliance
NIITNational Institute of Information Technology
PCSProvincial Civil Service
PGDCAPost Graduate Diploma in Computer Application
PGDMPost Graduate Diploma in Management
PhDDoctor of Philosophy
SSCSecondary School Certificate, Staff Selection Commission
SSLCSecondary School Leaving Certificate
TCTransfer Certificate
TGTTrained Graduate Teacher
UKGUpper Kindergarten

Exam Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
AFCATAir Force Common Admission Test
AFMCArmed Forces Medical College Exam
AICEEAll India Common Entrance Examination
AICETAll India Common Entrance Test
AIIMSAll India Institute of Medical Sciences
AIPMTAll India Pre-Medical / Pre-Dental Entrance Examination
AIPVTAll India Pre Veterinary Test
BHU UETBanaras Hindu University Undergraduate Entrance Test 
CAIIBCertified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers
CATCommon Admission Test
CETCommon Entrance Test
CGLCombined Graduate Level Exam
CLATCommon Law Admission Test
CMATCommon Management Admission Test
CPTCommon Proficiency Test
CSECivil Services Examination
CTETCentral Teacher Eligibility Test
EAMCETEngineering, Agriculture and Medical Common Entrance Test
GATEGraduate Aptitude Test in Engineering
GMATGraduate Management Aptitude Test
IASIndian Administrative Service
ICSEIndian Certificate of Secondary Education
IELTSInternational English Language Testing System
IESIndian Economic Service exam
IFSIndian Forest Service exam
IIBFIndian Institute of Banking & Finance
IIFTIndian Institute of Foreign Trade
IISWBMIndian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management
IPMGInstitute of Petroleum Management
IRMAInstitute of Rural Management Anand
ISCIndian School Certificate
ISSIndian Statistical Service exam
JAIIBJunior Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers
JEEJoint Entrance Exam 
JMETJoint Management Entrance Test
MATManagement Aptitude Test
MGMCRMahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute
MICATMICA Common Aptitude Test
NDANational Defence Academy
NEETNational Eligibility Entrance Test 
NETNational Eligibility Test
PCSProvincial Civil Service
PMTPre Medical Test
SATScholastic Aptitude Test
SNAPSymbiosis National Aptitude Test
SSBService Selection Board
SSCStaff Selection Commission
TOEFLTest of English as a Foreign Language
UPSCUnion Public Service Commission

Finance Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
BPLBelow Poverty Line
CAChartered Accountant
CAGComptroller and Auditor General of India
COBClose of Business
CODCash on Delivery
CGSTCentral Goods and Service Tax
CRRCash Reserve Ratio
CSTCentral Sales Tax
CTSCheque Truncation System
ECCExcise Control Code
EMIEquated Monthly Installment
EODEnd of the Day
FDIForeign Direct Investment
FEMAForeign Exchange Management Act
GDPGross Domestic Product
GSTGoods and Service Tax
IDFCInfrastructure Development Finance Company
IFSCIndian Financial System Code
IGSTIntegrated Goods and Service Tax
IPOInitial Public Offering
ITIncome Tax
KYCKnow Your Customer
MICRMagnetic Ink Character Recognition
NASDAQNational Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations
NBFCNon-Banking Financial Companies
NIFTYNational Stack Exchange Fifty
NPANon Performing Assets
PANPermanent Account Number
PSIPound per Square Inch
SENSEXStock Exchange Sensitive Index
SIPSystematic Investment Plan
SKUStock Keeping Unit
SLAService Level Agreement
TA&DATravelling Allowance & Dearness Allowance
TANTerm Deposit Receipt
TDRTax Deduction and Collection Account Number
TDSTax Deducted at Source
TINTaxpayer Identification Number
VATValue Added Tax

General/Miscellaneous Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
ADAnno Domini
AM and PMAM: Ante Meridiem, PM: Post Meridiem
CCCubic Capacity/ Cubic Centimeter, Carbon Copy
CNGCompressed Natural Gas
DDTDichloroDiphenylTrichloroethane
DJDisc Jockey
ICUIntensive Care Unit
MISManagement Information System
MRIMagnetic Resonance Imaging
NGONon-Governmental Organization
NPRNational Population Register
OKOlla Kalla or Oll Korrect
OPDOut Patient Department
PNRPassenger Name Record
PPPPublic-Private Partnership
PSPostscript
PTOPlease Turn Over
PVCPoly Vinyl Chloride
RIPRest In Peace, Routing Information Protocol
ROReverse Osmosis
RPMRevolutions Per Minute
RSVPRepondez s’il vous plait
SDMSub Divisional Magistrate
SENSEXStock Exchange Sensitive Index
SHOStation House Officer
SITSpecial Investigation Team
SSBService Selection Board
TRPTelevision Rating Point
UFOUnidentified Flying Object
VFXVisual Effects
VIPVery Important Person
VISAVisitors International Stay Admission

Internet Slang Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
AFAIKAs far as I know
AMAAsk Me Anything
APIApplication Programming Interface
BRBBe Right Back
BTAIMBe that as it may
BTSBehind the scenes
BTWBy the way
CPCCost per Click
CPMCost per Thousand
CRConversion Rate
CROConversion Rate Optimization
CTA Call to Action
CTRClick through Rate
CXCustomer Experience
DAEDoes Anyone Else?
DMDirect Message
DPDisplay Picture
DYKDid you know?
ELI5Explain like I’m five
ESPEmail Service Provider
ETAEstimated Time of Arrival
FBFacebook
FBFFlashback Friday
FFFollow Friday.
FOMOFear of missing out
FTFYFixed that for you
FTWFor the win
FYIFor Your Information
G2G or GTGGot to go
GAGoogle Analytics
GGGood Game
GTRGot to run
HBDHappy Birthday
HIFWHow I feel when
HMBHit me back
HMUHit me up
HTHHere to help or happy to help
ICYMIIn case you missed it
IDCI don’t care
IDKI don’t know
IGInstagram
IKRI know, right?
ILYI love you
IMO/IMHOIn My Opinion / In My Humble Opinion
IRLIn Real Life
ISPInternet Service Provider
JKJust Kidding
L8TRLater
LILinkedin
LMKLet me know
LMSLike my status
LOLLaughing Out Loud
MFWMy face when
MIRLMe In Real Life
MTModified tweet
MTFBWYMay the Force be with you
NBDNo big deal
NMNot much
NSFWNot safe for work
NVMNever mind
OKOlla Kalla or Oll Korrect
OMWOn my way
OOTDOutfit of the day
OPOriginal poster
PFAPlease Find Attachment, Predictive Failure Analysis
PPLPeople
PVPage Views
ROFLRolling On Floor Laughing
ROIReturn on Investment
RSSReally Simple Syndication or Rich Site Summary
SEMSearch Engine Marketing
SEOSearch Engine Optimization
SMHShaking my head
SMPSocial media platform
SNHSarcasm Noted Here
SoLoMoSocial, local, and mobile
SOVShare of voice
SRPSocial relationship platform
TBBHTo be brutally honest
TBHTo Be Honest
TBTThrowback Thursday
TGIFThank God it’s Friday
TILToday I Learned
TL;DRToo long; didn’t read
TLTRToo Long To Read
TOSTerms of Service
TTYLTalk To You Later
TWTwitter
UGCUser-generated content
UIUser interface
URLUniform Resource Locator
UVUnique Views
UXUser Experience
WBUWhat about you?
WFHWork from home
YGTIYou Get The Idea
YOLOYou Only Live Once
YTYouTube

IT Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
AJAXAsynchronous Javascript And XML
APIApplication Programming Interfaces
APKAndroid Application Package
ASCIIAmerican Standard Code For Information Interchange
ASPActive Server Pages
BASICBeginner’s All-Purpose Symbolic Instruction Code
BIOSBasic Input Output System
CCNACisco Certified Network Associate
CGIComputer Generated Imagery
CNCComputerized Numerical Control
CPUCentral Processing Unit
CSSCascading Style Sheets
DNSDomain Name System
DSCDigital Signature Certificate
DTPDesk-Top Publishing, Distributed Transaction Processing
EJBEnterprise Java Bean
HTMLHyperText Markup Language
HTTPHyperText Transfer protocol
ICTInformation and Communications Technology
ITInformation Technology
ITESInformation Technology Enabled Services
J2EEJava 2 Platform Enterprise Edition
JPGJoint Photographic Experts Group
JSJava Script
JSPJava Server Page
MMSMultimedia Messaging Service
ORACLEOak Ridge Automatic Computer And Logical Engine
PCPersonal Computer
PDFPortable Document Format
PERLPractical Extraction And Report Language
PHPHypertext Preprocessor
RDBMSRelational Database Management System
RIPRest In Peace, Routing Information Protocol
RSSReally Simple Syndication, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh
SASStatistical Analysis Software
SEOSearch Engine Optimization
SIMSubscriber Identity Module
SMSShort Message Service
SQLStructured Query Language
URLUniform Resource Locator
USBUniversal Serial Bus
VBSVisual Basic Scripting Language
VIRUSVital Information Resources Under Seize
WIFIWireless Fidelity
WWWWorld Wide Web
XHTMLExtensible Hypertext Markup Language
XMLExtensible Markup Language
XMPPExtensible Messaging and Presence Protocol
XSLExtensible Style Sheet Language
3GP3rd Generation Protocol
3GPP3rd Generation Partnership Project

Medical Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
ABGArterial Blood Gas
ACSAmerican Chemical Society
ADHDAttention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
AIDSAcquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
ALSAmyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
ARDSAcute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
AVRAortic Valve Replacement
BAMSBachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery
BCGBacillus Calmette-Guerin
BDSBachelor of Dental Surgery
BMDBone Mineral Density
BMIBody Mass Index
BMRBasal Metabolic Rate
BMSBachelor of Medical Sciences
BMTBone Marrow Transplant
BMWBiomedical Waste
CABGCoronary Artery Bypass Graft
CATComputerized Axial Tomography scan
CBCComplete Blood Count
CCUCoronary Care Unit
CGOCertificate course in Gynaecology & Obstetrics
CHFCongestive Heart Failure
CMOChief Medical Officer
COPDChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
CPRCardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation
CRFChronic Renal Failure
CRTCardiac Resynchronization Therapy
DNADeoxyribonucleic Acid
EBVEpstein – Barr virus
ECGElectrocardiogram
ECTElectroconvulsive Therapy
ENTEar Nose Throat
FHRFetal Heart Rate
FNFFinger to Nose
GFRGlomerular Filtration Rate
GMOGenetically Modified Organism
GTTGlucose Tolerance Test
HIVHuman Immunodeficiency Virus
ICUIntensive Care Unit
IQIntelligence Quotient
IVFIn Vitro Fertilization
MBBSBachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery 
MCMenstrual Cycle
MDDoctor of Medicine
MMRMeasles Mumps and Rubella
MRIMagnetic Resonance Imaging
OCDObsessive-Compulsive Disorder
OPDOutpatient Department
OSAObstructive Sleep Apnea
PCPPrimary Care Physician
PIDPelvic Inflammatory Disease
PKDPolycystic Kidney Disease
PMSPremenstrual Syndrome
PTSDPost-Traumatic Stress Disorder
RBCRed Blood Cell
RHDRheumatic Heart Disease
RIPRest In Peace, Routing Information Protocol
RNARibonucleic Acid
STDSexually Transmitted Diseases
TLCTotal Lung Capacity
TTTetanus Toxoid
UTIUrinary Tract Infection
WBCWhite Blood Cell

Organization/Company Full Form

AcronymFull-Form
AAIAirport Authority of India
ABCAmerican Broadcasting Company
ABPAnanda Bazaar Patrika News
ACCAssociated Cement Companies
ACERAustralian Council for Educational Research
ACSAmerican Chemical Society
ADIDASAdolf “Adi” Dassler
AHRCAsian Human Rights Commission
AIAAAAmerican Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
AMCAmerican Motors Corporation
AMDAdvanced Micro Devices.
AMULAnand Milk Union Limited
AMWAsian Motors Limited
AOLAmerica Online
APCAmerican Power Conversion
APPLEAsian Passenger Payload Experiment.
ASUSNamed after Pegasus, the winged horse of Greek mythology.
AT&TAmerican Telephone & Telegraph Company
ATIArray Technologies Incorporated
BARCBhaba Atomic Research Center
BBCBritish Broadcasting Corporation
BCCIBoard of Control of Cricket in India
BenQBringing Enjoyment N Quality
BHWBell & Howell Company
BIFRBoard of Industrial and Financial Reconstruction
BISBureau of Indian Standards
BMWBayerische Motoren Werke
BPLBritish Physical Laboratories
BPOBusiness Process Outsourcing
BRICSBrazil Russia India China And South Africa
CBICentral bureau of Investigation, Central Bank of India
CBSECentral Board of Secondary Education
CEOChief Executive Officer
CIDCrime Investigation Department
CISCOComputer Information System Company
CISFCentral Industrial Security Force
COMOAQCompatibility and Quality
CORELCowpland Research Laboratory
CRISILCredit Rating Information Services of India Limited
CRPFCentral Reserve Police Force
DHLDalsey Hillblom Lynn
DIGDeputy Inspector General
DLFDelhi Land and Finance
DoCoMoDO Communications Over The Mobile Network
DRDODefence Research and Development Organization
DS GroupDharampal Satyapal Group
DSTDepartment of Science & Technology
DVCDamodar Valley Corporation
EAElectronic Arts
EPFOEmployee Provident Fund Organization
ERPEnterprise Resource Planning
FBIFederal Bureau of Investigation
FCIFood Corporation of India
FIATFabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino
FIFAFederation Internationale de Football Association
FMCGFast-Moving Consumer Goods
FSSAIFood Safety and Standards Authority of India
GAILGas Authority of India Limited
GEGeneral Electronics.
GOOGLEGlobal Organisation Of Oriented Group Language of Earth.
HCLHindustan Computer Limited.
HMTHindustan Machine Tools
HPHewlett Packard
HSBCHong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation
HTCHigh Tech Computer
HUDCOHousing and Urban Development Corporation Limited
IATAInternational Air Transport Association
IBIntelligence Bureau
IBMInternational Business Machines
IBPSInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection
IEEEInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
IFFCOIndian Farmers Fertilizer Cooperative Limited
IIFLIndia Infoline Finance Limited
IITIndian Institute of Technology
IL&FSInfrastructure Leasing & Financial Services
IMAIndian Military Academy & Indian Medical Association
IMDBInternet Movie Data Base
INFOSYSInformation System.
INTELIntegrated Electronics
IOCInternational Olympic Committee
IPCCIntegrated Professional Competence Course
IPIInternational Press Institute
IRCTCIndian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation
IRDAInsurance Regulatory and Development Authority 
ISIIndian Standards Institute, Indian Statistical Institute
ISOInternational Organization for Standardization
ISROIndian Space Research Organization
ITCIndian Tobacco Company, International Trade Center
ITIIndustrial Training Institute
JBLJames Bullough Lansing
JCBJoseph Cyril Bamford
JK TyreJuggilal Kamlapat Ji Tyres
KEIKrishna Electricals Industries Limited
KFCKentucky Fried Chicken
KPMGKLYNVELD PEAT MARWICK GOERDELER
L & TLarsen & Toubro Limited
LENOVOLE(Legend), NOVO(New).
LGLucky Goldstar
LICLife Insurance Corporation of India
MPEGMoving Picture Experts Group
MRFMadras Rubber Factory
MSMicrosoft
MTNLMahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited
NAACNational Assessment and Accreditation Council
NABARDNational Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development
NASANational Aeronautics and Space Administration
NATONorth Atlantic Treaty Organization
NCCNational Cadet Corps
NCERTNational Council of Educational Research and Training
NDTVNew Delhi Television
NSDLNational Securities Depository Limited
NTPCNational Thermal Power Corporation
OABOman Arab Bank
OEMOriginal Equipment Manufacturer
ONGCOil and Natural Gas Corporation
PVRPriya Village Roadshow
QGCQuestar Gas Company
RAWResearch and Analysis Wing
RIMResearch In Motion
SAARCSouth Asian Association for Regional Cooperation
SAPSystems, Applications and Products
SEBISecurities and Exchange Board of India
SITSpecial Investigation Team
SMESmall and Medium-sized Enterprises
SONYSound Of New York.
SOSSave Our Souls
SWATSpecial Weapons and Tactics
TAFETractors and Farm Equipment
TCSTata Consultancy Services.
TOITimes of India
TSTutorials Studio
UGCUniversity Grants Commission
UNESCOUnited Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNICEFUnited Nations Children’s Fund
UPSUnited Parcel Service
UPSCUnion Public Service Commission
USSRUnion of Soviet Socialist Republics
VodafoneFrom Voice, Data, Telefone
WDWestern Digital
WEFWorld Economic Forum
ZMSZhone Management System

Technology Full Forms

AcronymFull-Form
ASPActive Server Page
ARPANETAdvanced Research Projects Agency Network 
ASAPApplication Assessment And Planning Package 
ASPApplication Service Provider
ASRAutomated Speech Recognition
APLAutomatic Programming Language
BLOBBinary Large Object
BOSSBusiness Organizer Scheduling System 
CRTCathode Ray Tube
CPUCentral Processing Unit
CCTVClosed Circuit Television
CDMACode Division Multiple Access
COBOLCommon Business Oriented Language 
CD-ROMCompact Disk – Read Only Memory
CADComputer-Aided Design
CMYKCyan- Magenta- Yellow- Black
DTPDesk-Top Publishing & Distributed Transaction Processing
DSLRDigital single-lens reflex
DSLDigital Subscriber Line
DOSDisk Operating System
EDPElectronic Data Processing
EEPROMElectronic Erasable Programmable Read-Only Memory
ENIACElectronic Numerical Integrator and Calculator
ECSEnhanced Chip Set
EDGEEnhanced Data Rates for GSM Evolution
FTPFile Transfer Protocol
FCIFlux Changes per Inch 
FAQFrequently Asked Questions 
GPRSGeneral Packet Radio Service
GPSGlobal Positioning System
GSMGlobal System for Mobile Communication
GNUGNU’s Not UNIX
GUIGraphical User Interface
GIFGraphics Interchange Format
HCLHardware Compatibility List 
HVACHeating Ventilation and Air Conditioning
HDMIHigh Definition Multimedia Interface
ITInformation Technology
IRDAInfrared Data Association
ICIntegrated Circuit
INTERNETInterconnected Network
IMEIInternational Mobile Equipment Identity
ISDInternational Subscriber Dialing
INSInterNet communication Settings
IPInternet Protocol
ISPInternet Service Provider
IPCInter-Processes Communications
JSFJavaServer Faces
LASERLight Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation
MISManagement Information Systems
MODEMModulator/Demodulator
MPEGMotion Picture Experts Group 
NCCNetwork Control Center
NICNetwork Interface Card
PINGPacket InterNet Groper
PVCPermanent Virtual Circuits
PCPersonal Computer
PINPersonal Identification Number
PFAPlease Find Attachment & Predictive Failure Analysis
PPPPoint to Point Protocol
PNGPortable Network Graphics
POPPost Office Protocol
PDCPrimary Domain Controller
RADARRadio Detection And Ranging
RAMRandom Access Memory
RDBMSRelational DataBase Management System
RASRemote Access Server / Service
ROReverse Osmosis
SSIServer Side Includes 
STPShielded Twisted Pair
SMTPSimple Mail Transfer Protocol
SLRSingle Lens Reflex, Statutory Liquidity Ratio
SONARSound Navigation and Ranging
SMPSSwitched-Mode Power Supply & Switching Mode Power Supply
SMSSystem Management Server
TFTThin Film Transistor
3DThree Dimensional
UFUltrafiltration
UVUltraviolet
UMLUnified Modeling Language
UPSUninterruptible Power Supply
UIDUser Identification
VIPVines Internet Protocol
VPIVirtual Path Identifier
WPAWi-Fi Protected Access
WWWWorld Wide Web

Telecom Full Forms

AcronymFull Form
AAAAuthentication Authorization, Account
ACCAnalog Control Channel
AMPSAdvanced Mobile Phone Service
APNAccess Point Name.
AUCAuthentication Center
BCBilling Center
BCHBroadcast Channel
BERBit Error Rate
BSBase Station
BSCBase Station Controller
BTSBase Transceiver Station
CBRConstant Bit Rate
CDGCDMA Development Group
CDMACode Division Multiple Access
CDRCall Detail Record
CNCore Network
D/RDistance to Reuse Ratio
DAMPSDigital Advance Mobile Phone Service
DCCDigital Color Code
DTAData Transfer Adapter
DTCDigital Traffic Channel
EDGEEnhanced Data for Global Evolution
EDIElectronic Data Interchange
EIREquipment Identity Register
ESMREnhanced Specialized Mobile Radio
ETACSExtended TACS
ETDMAExtended Time Division Multiple Access
FDDFrequency Division Duplex
FDMFrequency Division Multiplexing
FDMAFrequency Division Multiple Access
FMFrequency Modulation
FSKFrequency Shift Keying
FTMDFull Track Music Download
GGSNGateway GPRS Support Node
GMSKGaussian Minimum Shift Keying
GPRSGeneral Packet Radio Service
GPSGlobal Positioning System
GSMGlobal System for Mobile Communication
GSNGPRS Support Node
HLRHome Location Register
HTTPHyper Text Transfer Protocol.
ICInterchange Carrier
iDENIntegrated Dispatch Enhanced Network
IMInstant Messenger.
IMEIInternational Mobile Equipment Identity
IMSIInternational Mobile Subscriber Identity
IPInternet Protocol.
ISDInternational Subscriber Dialing
ITUInternational Telecommunication Union
IVRSInteractive Voice Response System
IWFInter Working Function
LBSLocation-Based Services
LCDLiquid Crystal Display.
LMRLand Mobile Radio
MCMessage Center
MCSMulti Carrier Mode
MEMobile Equipment
MINMobile Identification Number
MIRSMotorola Integrated Radio system
MSCMobile Switching Center
MTSMobile Telephone Service
NAMPSNarrowband Advanced Mobile Phone Service
NMTNordic Mobile Telephone
NPDBNumber Portability Database
NTACSNarrowband Total Access Communication Service
PADPacket Assembler And Disassembler
PCMPulse Coded Modulation
PCNPersonal Communications Network
PCOPublic Call Office
PCSPersonal Communication Services
PDAPersonal Digital Assistant
PDCPersonal Digital Cellular
PDSNPacket Data Switched Network
PINPersonal Identification Number
PMPulse Modulation
PNPseudorandom Noise
PPDNPublic Packet Data Network
PSTNPublic Switched Telephone Network
PTTPost Telephone and Telegraph
PUKPIN Unblocking Key
QoSQuality of Service
RANRadio Access Network
RNCRadio Network Controller
SCHSynchronization Channel
SDMASpatial Division Multiple Access
SGSNServing GPRS Support Node
SIMSubscriber Identity Module
SISSubscriber Identity Security
SMSShort Message Service
SMSCShort Message Service Center
TACSTotal Access Communications System
TCHTraffic Channel
TDDTime Division Duplex
TDMATime Division Multiple Access
TFTThin Film Transistor
TIATelecommunications Industry Association
UEUser Equipment
UMTSUniversal Mobile Telecommunication System
UPRUser Performance Requirements
URLUniform Resource Locator.
USBUniversal Serial Bus
VLRVisitor Location Register
VMSVoice Mail System
WAPWireless Application Protocol.
WCDMAWideband Code Division Multiple Access
WIFIWireless Fidelity
WLANWireless Local Area Network
WWWWorld Wide Web.
1GFirst Generation
2GSecond Generation
3GThird Generation
3GPP3rd Generation Partnership Project
4GFourth Generation

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