Unnat Bharat Abhiyan (UBA) is a flagship programme of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India. It is a scheme for selected Higher educational

Institutions (HEIs) of the country where they adopt villages for their development. Faculty and students are involved in village development plan in collaboration with district administration.

As part of UBA-MBCET initiative, Vembayam, Vattappara, Manikkal, Thingalkarikkam and Elamad villages were adopted.

MHRD (National Steering Committee) , KERALA GOVT, IIT DELHI (National Coordinating Institute), IISER TVM (SEG), MBCET (PI), Panchayath Raj and the rural people are the stake holders.

The Major Themes of UBA are Organic Farming, Water Management, Artisans /Industries livelihood, Basic Amenities and Sustainable Energy.

Dr. Neeradha C K is the UBA Nodal Officer. The other faculty team members are Dr. Jisha John (CS), Ms. Teena Rajan (EC), Mr. Midhun (EEE), Ms. Anita. A (CE) and Mr. Melvin. Jacob (ME).

Unnat Bharat Abhiyan-DPR Complete Report.pdf

UBA REPORT till Dec 1, 2019