The Chair intends to provide a well equipped centre of learning to intellectuals, academics and students to undertake studies and research to understand, assess and disseminate the ideas and thoughts of Dr.Ambedkar particularly on Constitutional Law, Human Rights and Social justice. The Chair would undertake research and higher studies concerning the socio economic and cultural life of the marginalized groups and other weaker sections of the society and would also strive to develop appropriate methodologies to translate Dr.Ambedkar’s ideas into practical propositions and policy instruments.
Thrust Area of Dr.Ambedkar Chair
The Dr.Ambedkar Foundation, (Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment), Government of India, instituted Dr.Ambedkar Chair at Annamalai University under the thrust area of “Dr. Ambedkar on Human Rights and Social Change” , to disseminate his thoughts through teaching, research, and extension.