Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (A Central University)

About University

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University is one of the premier Central University, established on 10th January 1996. The 250 acres' University is having clean, green and ateractive campus named 'Vidya Vihar' is located at Raebareli road, about 10 Km. south of Charbagh, the main Railway Station of Lucknow and 05 km from Airport. As one of the chief objectives of the University is to cater and promote the educational needs of the marginalized people, particularly the SC/ST communities and Women. Presently, University is having 10 schools and 23 Departments.

The Department of Environmental Microbiology (DEM) under school for Environmental Sciences (SES) offers full time M.Sc. Environmental Microbiology. Earlier it was started as M.Sc. Environmental Microbiology course under Department of Environmental Science from the session 2007-2008. Department has been sanctioned as independent department by UGC-2010 under School for Environmental Sciences. The Department also offers Ph.D. Degree in the subject of Environmental Microbiology. There are one Professor, two Associate Professor and three Assistant Professor in department with diverse field of specialization namely Microbial Ecology, Bioremediation and Metagenomics, Rhizospheric Microbiology, Stress Physiology and General Microbiology. The department has well equipped M.Sc. laboratory. The department has been sanctioned FIST Programme from DST, New Delhi. Besides, several Grant in Aid Project (GAP) also has been successfully completed from DBT, DST, UGC and Industries in area of bioremediation and microbial ecology.

Ambedkar Bhavan

Atal Bihari Vajpayee University Auditorium

Gautam Buddha Central Library

Administrative Building

Guest House

Lawn Area

School of Environmental Sciences

School for Ambedkar Studies

Guest House

Residential Coaching Academy

Lawn Area

School for Bio-Science & Bio-Technology



Boys Hostel

Boys hostel

Girls hostel

Girls hostel

Organizing Secretary, AMI-2017

Prof. Ram Chandra, Ph.D., FAMI, FBRSI

Department of Environmental Microbiology
Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University
(A Central University)
Vidya Vihar, Raebareli Road, Lucknow
Uttar Pradesh-226025, India
Phone: 0522-2965226
Mobile: +91-9450652324, +91-9997478949