IIT, Delhi is the National Coordinator of the programme.
UEMK is one of the selected few Universities in the Country for project implementation.
Under the UBA program, all participating Institutes are adopting a cluster of five villages in consultation with districts collectors for rural development.
UEM, Kolkata adopted 5 villages namely Patharghata, Thakdari, Khariberia from North 24-Parganas and Kanthalberia & Kulberia from South 24-Parganas to look after the Water Management, Basic Amenities and sustainable energy of those villages.
About 30 students from various students’ chapters are involved in this programme for services to society and community.