It is a proud moment to inform you all that out of total 33 Universities in India, The Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Govt. of India has selected The Faculty of Social Work, The M.S. University of Baroda, Vadodara, Gujarat for Dr. Ambedkar Chair. Under this Chair, Faculty of Social Work, Baroda will undertake various kinds of Research Work , Campaigns etc on the “thoughts & various types of work done by Dr. B.R. Ambedkar”, “The Father of Constitution of India” for the coming 05 years.
For this Research work, Ministry will give a grant of Rs. 35 Lakhs every year to the Faculty , which will come to around Rs. 1.75 crores for coming 05 years. Due to this, there will be a vacancy of one faculty position of “Professor” who would be directly looking into this Research Work.
In this context, a national level seminar has also been organised on 06th-07th December 2016 titled “Re-structuring Ambedkar Thoughts in Contemporary Society”