Dr B. R. Ambedkar University of Social Sciences, Dr. Ambedkar Nagar (Mhow), Indore (MP), is the first University of Social Sciences in the country established by the Govt. of Madhya Pradesh at the birth place of Bharat Ratna Dr. B.R. Ambedkar.

The mandate of the University is social justice & social emancipation, economic empowerment & development, educational excellence & skill development of SC/ST and OBCs and to enlarge their participation in decision making and nation building. To strengthen the research, University has initiated Post Graduate, Doctorate and Post Doctorate programmes.

The University is also going to establish Samajik Vigyan Kendras in each district of Madhya Pradesh to disseminate the ideology of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar and Technology developed as well as Knowledge advanced by the University and other like minded Universities and Institutions globally.