Prof U R Rao, former Chairman, Space Commission and ISRO, and presently the
Chairman of the Physical Research Laboratory Research Council, has been
appointed as Chancellor of Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (BBAU),
Lucknow. A communication issued by the Ministry of Human Resource Development
has said that the President of India, in his capacity as the Visitor of
Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, has appointed Prof U R Rao as the
Chancellor for a period of 5 years.