The Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University was founded by the Government of NCT in 2008 to provide higher education in the Social Science and Liberal Art & Humanities. The campus is currently running from a temporary Kashmiri gate/Karmpura/Lodhi road Delhi. The university has planned to develop a new University campus at Dheerpur, with the commitment to combine the value of excellence and social justice in higher education. The campus envisages building on a land area of 49.40 acres with the offering of 3.05 million sq. ft. built-up area.
The proposed campus is designed to ensure the most conducive environment to facilitate collective engagement, spaces for self-growth, knowledge production and dissemination, community living, and inclusive culture. To fulfill the commitment, the development of the campus follows two phases.
This phase aims to build an academic block, administrative block, library block, theater block, amenities and convinios, boys & girls hostels block: 3 residential blocks of type 1-VI ranging from 19-27 upper floors. Other facilities such as VIP guest house, sports block, clubhouse, V.C. bungalow – Type VII, and MLCP Block: Ground Floor + 6 Upper Floors are also included in the proposal.
The developer has planned to build a separate academic block, future hostels block consists of a Ground Floor + 20 Upper Floors along with future residential (Block-2 Type – II & III): Ground Floor + 19 Upper Floors in phases II. Every block of each phase has a learning space considering the sustainability at the topmost of their priorities.
Locality and Connectivity
The free flow of natural light and an open space act as a top-notch factor to the campus project. Striking light and soothing space give an extraordinary value to the project. The campus, located in Dheepur Village, District – North West Delhi, New Delhi. The nearest area of the site is Model Town which is well-connected by the Ring Road. Likewise, the site has easy access to the Outer Ring Road along with 2 Metro Stations (Model Town and Azadpur) in the proximity.