Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University Lucknow

One of the premier centrally set up Universities in India, the Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University was established in 1996 to further the cause of providing quality higher education and also at the same time to work for the upliftment of the socio-economic conditions of the region, particularly the the SC/ST communities and Women.

The fully residential institute, which bears the name of the Father of the Indian Constitution and eminent freedom fighter and social reformer Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar is spread across a main campus (known as Vidya Vihar)o f 250 acres, just 10 kms away from the main Railway station of lucknow.

As one of the newer Central universities in the country, the Ambedkar university aims to provide the institutions and facilities needed for high quality research, while at the same working for the upliftment of the depressed classes of society.

Courses Offered

Computer Science
Master of Computer Application (M.C.A.)

Library and Information Science
Master of Library and Information Science (MLISc.)

Information Technology
M. Sc. (Information Technology)

Mass Communication & Journalism
M. Sc (Mass Communication & Journalism).

Applied Plant Science
M. Sc. (Horticulture)

Applied Animal Science
M. Sc. Sericulture
M. Sc. Applied Animal Science

Bio Technology
M. Sc. (Biotechnology)

M.A. (Economics)

M.A. (History)

Political Science
M.A. (Political Science)

M.A. (Sociology)

Human Rights
LL.M. (Human Rights)

LL.M. (Law)

Environmental Science
M. Sc. (Environmental Science)
M. Sc. (Environmental Microbiology)

Human Development & Family Studies
M.Sc. (Human Development & Family Studies)


The Ambedkar University is open only for PG candidates. Admissions to the offered courses are determined by an entrance test held by the university every year, provided the candidates meet the minimum eligibility requirements.

The entrance test comprises both objective and descriptive questions and is of 100 marks for each paper. Students who have applied for different courses will have to appear for different papers. In case there is a case of equity in the marks of the entrance test, the aggregate percentage obtained in the qualifying examination would be factored in.

For more information about the university, courses, fee and course structure, please visit the website:


Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University
(Central University)
Vidya Vihar, Rae Bareli Road
Lucknow 226 025
Uttar Pradesh

Tel : 0522-2440820
Fax : 0522-2440820, 2440568, 2440822, 2505225
Email : [email protected],
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