Special Days & Awareness Programmes

Awareness Program on Affordable Housing

An awareness program was organized by the Department of Civil Engineering on 22th October 2016 at the Chetanpurwa Village, Kursi road, Tehsil Bakshi ka Talab, Lucknow. Students of B.Tech Civil Engineering actively participated in the event. Awareness program was arranged at the central place of the village Chetanpurwa, Kursi road, Tehsil Bakshi ka Talab, Lucknow is one of the developing countries in the world. As populations and housing costs continue to increase, many families and students of the community are struggling to find affordable places to live.

This student-led awareness program tackles the increasing un-affordability and inaccessibility of housing in the local community. The campaign aimed to decrease the rent of most campus accommodation to a student defined definition of affordable.
So that all people wishing to go to university/institution can do so despite their socio-economic background and to ensure that the designs are truly sustainable. Students discussed in length with the rural community about the importance of affordable housing. A lack of affordable housing can impact the academic, health and well-being of students. as they face not only a high level of stress, but also a socio-economic burden that can further marginalize them and reproduce. social hierarchies, and class. gender, racialized ageist divides. About 350 students from different departments participated in the activity.