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About Birla Science Centre

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About Birla Science Centre

The BM Birla Science Centre has been instituted in memory of late Shri Braj Mohan Birla who was a captain of industry and a philanthropist. Even before India became independent from the British, Mr. Birla had the courage to start the automobile industry in the country.

Today their family which is referred to as Rockefeller family of India has multinational business interests ranging from automobiles through cement, paper, textiles, software and so on.

This apart they have a huge charitable empire which consists of universities, hospitals, science centres, cultural centres and so on, spread all over India making them the foremost in philanthropy.

Advisory Board

  • Shri Somesh Kumar, Chief Secretary to Government, Government of Telangana
  • Shri Ajay Misra, Principal Secretary to Government, EFS&T, Government of Telangana
  • Shri Arvind Kumar, Principal Secretary to Government, MUAD, Government of Telangana
  • Shri Dana Kishore, Commissioner, Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation, Hyderabad
  • Dr. D. Balasubramanian, Director, R&D, L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad
  • Dr. Rakesh Misra, Director, Cellular & Molecular Biology, Hyderabad
  • Dr. Virendra M Tiwari, Director, National Geophysical Research Institute, Hyderabad
  • Dr. Dinesh Srivastava, Chairman & Chief Executive, Nuclear Fuel Complex, Hyderabad
  • Rear Admiral Sanjay Chaubey, Chairman & Managing Director, Electronics Corporation of India Limited, Hyderabad
  • Dr. Dasharath Ram, Director, Defence Research Development Laboratory, Hyderabad
  • Dr. Santanu Chowdhury, Director, National Remote Sensing Centre, Hyderabad
  • Dr. S. Chandrasekhar, Director, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad
  • Prof. P.J. Narayanan, Director, International Institute of Information Technology
  • Prof. A. Venugopal Reddy, Vice Chancellor, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad
  • Prof. S. Ramachandram, Vice Chancellor, Osmania University, Hyderabad
  • Prof. Appa Rao, Vice Chancellor, University of Hyderabad (Central University)
  • Prof. U.B. Desai, Director, Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad
  • Prof. M.G.P.L. Narayana, Vice President & Chief Scientist, Tata Consultancy Services, Hyderabad

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