Prof. B. B. Dhar

A well known expert of mining, environment and higher education in this country, and has significantly contributed to the development of mining education, research and sustainable development of mineral resources. He had lead/worked in various capacities across Govt. and Pvt. Sector. He has contributed in various capacities/ roles working with/as :

Sr. Vice-President, Ritnand Balved Education, Foundation – RBEF (The Umbrella Organization of Amity Educational Institutions and the Sponsoring Body of Amity Universities

  • Director (Research) Association of Indian Universities 
  • Director, CMRI - now (CMFRI) Central Mining & Fuel Research Institute ,Govt. of India
  • Founder Director, Academic Staff College, Banaras Hindu University
  • Head, Department of Mining Engineering, Institute of Engineering and BHU
  • As Board of Directors (Part Time) with
  • Tamilnadu Industrial Explosives Ltd.(T.N.Govt. Undertaking) – Chennai
  • Kudremukh Iron Ore Co. Ltd., (GOI Undertaking) (2002-05)
  • Hindustan Copper Ltd.(GOI Undertaking (98-01)
He was/continues to be a part of many Expert Memberships like : Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi, Ministry of Environment and Forest, GOI. Ministry of  Mines, Task Force on MOU, Ministry of Heavy Industries, GOI
Besides being a Mentor & Advisor to Winnerspitch he is Hon. Advisor to  the Mineral Industry on Environment and Sustainability.

He great contribution has won him many  national awards namely: National Mineral Award,  CSIR Technology Award,  NRDC Award, Dewan Bahadur, D D Thacker Coal Mining Gold Medal,  Rajendra Prasad Gold Medal and “Award of Excellence-2002” by SGAT (society of Geo Scientist and Applied Technologist.