Centres & Labs
The Computer Center provides quality service to the University community in computing facilities, E-Mail, etc. It helps researchers to get their research data analyzed, extends Internet facilities in the University, enables access to World Wide Web and provides laboratory facility to the students of science and technology.
University Science Instrumentation Centre(USIC)
The University Science Instrumentation Centre (USIC) Level-II as central facility of the Banaras Hindu University, established by UGC, New Delhi in 1980. USIC Level-II is a non-vocation academic department. University Grand Commission with the financial supports (non-recurring) of Rs.4.20 lac. USIC building was completed in 1982-83 and the recruitment of Technical staff was completed by end of 1985.
USIC Level-II has been actively providing services related to -
Besides completing a large number of Sophisticated and Costly Equipment and maintenance jobs the centre.
Academic Staff College
The Academic Staff College was established at Banaras Hindu University in November, 1987. Now the college has been extended upto the end of XIth Five Year Plan (April 2007 to March 2012).
The function of the Academic Staff College is to plan, organise, implement, monitor and evaluate orientation courses for newly appointed teachers and administrative staff of colleges/universities. The ASC also organizes subject specific as well as multidisciplinary refresher courses for serving teachers, senior administrators, heads of department, principals, officers, etc. In addition to these several seminars, workshops, conferences and lectures series etc. are also organized at ASC, BHU.
As per recent guidelines of UGC, Orientation/Refresher Course should have IT based contents and about one week time should be devoted to IT based contents and its training. To achieve this objective, a most modern computer lab was established in Academic Staff College during the year 2005-06 and a few IT based courses were organized. There is also a ISRO-EDUSAT center established in 2005-06 which is functioning successfully at ASC, BHU.