Central University of Orissa (CUO), Koraput was established under Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of Higher Education and Government of India. It is one of the 15 new Central Universities established by the Government of India to address the concerns of equity and access and to increase the access of quality higher education by people in less educationally developed districts. University is quintessentially conceived as an avant-garde premier University of the new millennium which calls for a world-ethos-driven higher education agenda.
The University has signed the MoU with the British Council to hone the communicative skill of the students in English language, with Public Health Foundation of India for collaboration in teaching and research for the School of Health Sciences, with Jamia Hamdard for Collaborative Programs in Nursing and Community Health under the School of Health Sciences.
Campus of Central University of Orissa –
The proposed site of campus is located in village Chikapar and Chakarliput coming under Sunabeda NAC (Urban area). It is very close to Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Sunabeda. A road constructed over the acquired land of Indian Navy for the purposes of Naval Armament Depot joins the proposed site from N.H. 43 at the point of Sunabeda Junction-1 (about 6 Km.). Damanjodi railway station is at distance of 15 Kms. And Koraput railway station is at a distance of 25 Kms. The land size is 450.09 acres spreading over village Chikapar (Ac. 310.96) and the adjoining Chakarliput (Ac. 139.13).
Facilities at Central University of Orissa -
- Class Rooms
- Guest House
Schools under Central University of Orissa -
- School of Social Sciences
- School of Languages
- School of Basic Sciences & Information Sciences
- School of Education & Education Technology
- School of Applied Sciences
- School of Biodiversity & Conservation of Natural Resources
- School of Commerce & Management Studies
|Name||:||Central University of Orissa|
|Location||:||Central Silk Board Building
|Contact No||:||06852-288200, 288210|