Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University is a Central University in Lucknow, India. It hosts 23 Departments and two centers under eight schools, offering 23 Masters programs and 22 Ph.D. programs. The Schools are: School for Ambedkar Studies, School for Bio-Sciences and Bio-Technology, School for Environmental Sciences, School for Home Sciences, School for Information Science & Technology, School for Legal Studies, School for Physical Sciences, and School for Management Studies.
The University is located in a 251 acres campus named ‘Vidya Vihar’. At present, the number of students at the University is 2140, including Ph.D. scholars. Out of these, 830 students belong to Scheduled Castes or Scheduled Tribes (55.51 per cent), historically under-represented populations in India.
The objectives of the University include:
The University is conscious about societal issues. This is the unique institution created to spread the message of Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar father of Indian Constitution.