Sustainable Development Centre
Purpose: Establish and leverage IIT (BHU) strengths for Green, Clean & Sustainable Technologies to provide direction and motivation: Towards creating good quality and healthy environment with sustainable and green industry, carbon capture, etc.
The vision of the centre towards sustainable development includes;
  • Social: Improve the quality of life for all
  • Environment: Conserve and minimize the impact on the environment
  • Energy: Seek to attain energy independence and promote efficient utilization of green and clean energy
  • Economy: Enhance the national economic development through the use of technology

The Sustainability Development Center (SDC), in collaboration with the Teaching Learning Cell (TLC) of the institute, periodically organizes several training programs, workshops, etc., to create awareness of the Global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs 2030) for the institute's community and other stakeholders. It also employs the open-source Sustainability Impact Assessment (SIA) tool (provided by Wexsus & SDSN) to assess the sustainability literacy of the institute's community and other stakeholders, identify knowledge gaps, make strategic action plans to fill them and disseminate sustainability knowledge to the communities through more focused training programs and other sustainability-related (economic, social and environmental) activities.    

Sustainable Development Team

Green Mobility

  • Dr. P. Agnivesh
  • Dr. Amitesh Kumar
  • Dr. Lakshay
  • Dr. Sandip Ghosh
  • Dr. Naveen Yalla
  • Dr. Basuraj Bhowmik
  • Dr. Avirup Maulik

Water Sustainability

  • Prof. Vikash Kumar Dubey
  • Dr. Anurag Ohri
  • Dr. Pranjal Chandra
  • Dr. Shishir Gaur
  • Dr. Tanima Dutta

Renewable Energy

  • Dr. Rosy
  • Prof. Rajesh K Upadhyay
  • Dr. Vijay Shinde
  • Dr. R.K. Singh
  • Dr. S. K. Singh
  • Dr. N. K. Swami Naidu
  • Dr. Abir Ghosh
  • Dr. Sanjay Singh
  • Dr. S. Mohanty
  • Dr. J. C. Pandey

Smart City

  • Dr. Prasenjit Chanak
  • Dr. Shyam Kamal
  • Dr. Aaditya Pratap Sanyal
  • Dr. Hari Prabhat Gupta
  • Dr. Harsimran Kaur
  • Dr. Rabindra Mohanty

Sustainable Industry

  • Dr. Joy Prakash Misra
  • Dr. Pawan Sharma
  • Dr. Mohd Zaheer Khan Yusufzai
  • Dr. Saurabh Pratap
  • Dr. Ajay Pratap
  • Prof. Santosh Kumar