Baba AMbedkar With his professors and friends from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

It’s a time for Board exams, but have you ever imagined that what is the qualification of Baba Ambedkar just for fun we have shared some of the degrees of Baba saheb ambedkar. He is a one of the finest learned man of his time. 

Educational qualifications of Dr.B R Ambedkar

1. Elementary Education, 1902 Satara, Maharashtra

2. Matriculation, 1907, Elphinstone High School, Bombay Persian etc.,

3. Inter 1909, Elphinstone College,Bombay

4. B.A, 1913, Elphinstone College, Bombay, University of Bombay, Economics & Political Science

5. M.A, 1915 Majoring in Economics and with Sociology, History Philosophy, Anthropology and Politics as the other subjects of study.

6. Ph.D, 1917, Columbia University conferred a Degree of Ph.D.

7. MSc. 1921 June, London School of Economics, London. Thesis – ‘Provincial Decentralization of Imperial Finance in British India’

8. Barrister-at- Law 30-9-1920 Gray’s Inn, London Law

(1922-23, Spent some time in reading economics in the University of Bonn in Germany.)

9.  DSc. 1923 Nov London School of Economics, London ‘The Problem of the Rupee – Its origin and its solution’ was accepted for the degree of DSc. (Economics).

10. L.L.D (Honoris Causa) 5-6-1952 Columbia University, New York For HIS achievements, Leadership and authoring the constitution of India

11. D.Litt (Honoris Causa) 12-1-1953 Osmania University, Hyderabad For HIS achievements, Leadership and writing the constitution of India


During Ambedkar’s time at Columbia he would sit for hours studying in *Low Library*; the rotunda then housed the main reading room. His *coursework* during his three years (including summers) at Columbia consisted of: 29 courses in economics, 11 in history, 6 in sociology, 5 in philosophy, 4 in anthropology, 3 in politics, and 1 each in elementary French and German.

(Source: Office of the Registrar, Columbia University.) & Quora.

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