Center for Information, Publication and Public Relations


Dr Durgesh Kumar Srivastava
Department of Ancient Indian History and Archaeology
Univesity of Lucknow
Lucknow - 226007
Mobile - 9450411622
Email -

The Centre for Information, Publication and Public Relations (IPPR) was established in the year 1996 under the leadership of then Vice Chancellor Prof. SP Singh. With Prof. Anil K Srivastav from the Department of Statistics as its first Director and Prof.Chitralekha Verma from the Department of Anthropology as a team member, the Centre took the responsibility of being the University of Lucknow's official mouthpiece and also published a few historic editions of a campus-based newsletter called the Campus Reporter.

  • Other than being the official spokesperson of the University, the responsibilities of Director and office of IPPR now include:
  • Liaisoning between the University and journalists for authentic and credible representation of the institute
  • issuing press releases from the office regarding events, admission and student related important announcements, achievements of the student/faculty community, etc. 
  • Curation of news items published in leading dailies everyday and maintenance of record (online and offline)

Publication of any and all official information of the University (e.g. annual report, directory, invitations for Convocation Program, progress report, etc.)

Additional Directors
Dr Abhinav Kumar
Department of Chemistry
University of Lucknow
Lucknow - 226007
Mobile - 9451891030
Dr Madri Kakoti
Department of Linguistics
University of Lucknow
Lucknow - 226007
Mobile - 9971831787